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St John Ambulance (6DS), AMS, RFDS etc. Frequencies, callsigns and discussion.

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South of River

Post by dazla » Wed Mar 09, 2005 11:51 pm

What is the best frequency for ST John south of river, in the kardinya/melville area???

Not that its that interesting except when they say "Central depot Priority 1 in Rockingham" :shock:

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Re: South of River

Post by vk6hgr » Thu Mar 10, 2005 12:00 am

dazla wrote:What is the best frequency for ST John south of river, in the kardinya/melville area???

Not that its that interesting except when they say "Central depot Priority 1 in Rockingham" :shock:
The SJA radio system is actually linked together in a big network covering the entire metro area. The radios in the ambos 'vote' for the strongest repeater in the area they happen to be at the time.

The info you hear on the frequency you listen to is the same for the entire network, which I think goes from around Joondalup, east almost to Toodyay and south past Rockingham.

The actual job data itself goes over a MDT (mobile data terminal) on a seperate frequency so except for the rare occasion that system goes down, we can't hear the actual jobs they are dispatched to.
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Ok

Post by dazla » Thu Mar 10, 2005 12:14 am

I am aware of this, what is the best frequency to pick up the voice (radio) around the south of river area ie where is there repeater and what is the frequency.

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Re: Ok

Post by Zebedee » Sun Mar 13, 2005 1:09 pm

dazla wrote:I am aware of this, what is the best frequency to pick up the voice (radio) around the south of river area ie where is there repeater and what is the frequency.
The PDF document above doesn't mention where the repeaters are, so your best bet might be to program them all in and scan through them looking for the one that gives you the best signal strength.

The other way would be to do a search on the ACA's website, but this is probably going to take you a while. Once you've seen the number of records assigned to St John Ambulance WA, you'll run away in fright :-)

http://www.aca.gov.au/pls/radcom/client ... _NO=206243

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Re: Ok

Post by Steve » Thu Mar 17, 2005 10:12 am

Try 413.350: the repeater located at Fremantle Hospital. I recall when I lived in Freo this was a good signal.

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Post by dazla » Thu Mar 17, 2005 10:21 am

cheers, how about around welshpool/cannington area.
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Post by Steve » Thu Mar 17, 2005 10:28 am

Try 412.475: the repeater's on (I think) the Channel Ten tower at Carmel and would be a good line of sight back to that area.

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Post by dazla » Thu Mar 17, 2005 3:40 pm

Thanks again Steve.
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Post by Tyson846 » Mon May 30, 2005 6:23 pm

HI WAT WOULD BE THE BEST FREQUENCIE FOR SWAN VEIW MIDLAND AREA THANKS :D

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Post by chrissss » Mon Oct 17, 2005 4:52 pm

does anyone have a good idea of a frequency in the kwinana area please

thanks
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Post by vk6hgr » Mon Oct 17, 2005 5:13 pm

chrissss wrote:does anyone have a good idea of a frequency in the kwinana area please

thanks
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The best thing to do would be to program in all the frequencies from the list into a bank on your scanner and just scan that bank for a while. You'll eventually find the channel that works for your area.
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Post by Millsy » Mon Oct 17, 2005 6:37 pm

I'm In Rockingham and my channel is 413.025...maybe this will help

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Post by chrissss » Mon Oct 17, 2005 7:08 pm

cheers again millsy u have been much helpful
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Post by Always RX » Mon Oct 17, 2005 7:56 pm

In my location its 413.3500.

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