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HARC 90th Anniversary QSO Party

QSL card for Halifax Amateur Radio Club's 90th Anniversary and Gala

The Halifax Amateur Radio Club is sponsoring a QSO party on 0001Z, August 5, 2023 to 2359Z August 6, 2023 (Halifax Natal Day weekend).  Visit for details.

The QSP Party objective is for Amateurs to contact as many other Amateur radio stations as possible, working everyone anywhere in the world.  As a means of publicizing the HARC 90th Anniversary; and generating interest within HARC and elsewhere to Get on The Air.

Certificates will be awarded to top scoring HARC Members.  Certificates will be awarded to other top scoring participants in each Province, US State, or DXCC Entity upon request.

Special additional awards may be awarded at the discretion of the HARC 90th Planning Committee.

Any station making a confirmed QSO will be entitled to a QSL card.

For more information please visit:

HARC 90th Anniversary QSO Party – Halifax Amateur Radio Club (

Special Event Call Signs: VC1933 and VC1HARC90

The Halifax Amateur Radio Club (HARC) has been issued two special call signs, VC1933 and VC1HARC90 to celebrate our 90th Anniversary.  The call signs will be used during the period from June 23 to August 20, 2023.

HARC members can sign out a call sign for their use. QSOs can be made for awards.  Visit for details. QSL cards will made available to HARC members for distribution.

Special Conference Event Station

On Saturday, August 19, 2023 HARC will operate a Special Event Station from 1000 to 1600 ADT using all the bands including WARC bands from the conference site.

Any station making a confirmed QSO will be entitled to a QSL card.

Join in on the on-air fun.  Help us celebrate 90th years as an active Amateur Radio Club.

Interested in Attending the Conference?

The tickets are available online through Eventbrite (via the HARC website – ) or via email.  There are two ticket options:

  • Conference Only ticket at $35 gives you full access to the two days of presentations at the Salvation Army facilities 50 Gesner St, Halifax with lunch included on Saturday.
  • Gala Dinner ticket for those who want to socialize with fellow Amateurs and hear a great presentation from RAC President Phil McBride, VA3QR. Join in the celebration of HARC’s 90 years honouring those who make it all happen.  The dinner only ticket is $50. On sale only until August 5, 2023.

If you are uncomfortable with making an online purchase or if you have questions, reach out via the email address. We can accommodate you.