Field Day July 2005

The Forward Party, from L to R: Jaya 9V1VS, Selva 9V1UV, Rene 9V1DU, Enno 9V1CW, Pete 9V1PC and Darryl 9V1DE (behind the camera)

We've got the whole boat to ourselves!



St. John's Island is 5 km south of Singapore.

Back in the '50s, it was a Quarantine Station for migrants.

The bungalow is situated on the side of a small hill, about 100 m from the jetty.


Jaya, 9V1VS (standing) and Selva, 9V1UV setting up the vertical
Enno, 9V1CW using a slingshot to get the lead line over the coconut tree for the 30m Delta Loop.

CQ, CQ, CQ...This is S61FD calling CQ...

After 5 hours of hard work, we are QRV.

In all, we logged 1725 QSOs




Martin, 9V1MS and several others arrived on Day 2 for the BBQ and  DX.