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Latest Updates  (22 June, 2017)

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2017-2018          DAC Members On-Line     

No renewal = No insurance = No flying -- due by 30th June 2017

22 Jun 17

Members Area

Members Area -- Updated

19 Jun 17

Calendar

Calendar -- Updated

17 Jun 17

Weekend Sat

On the Weekend -- What was flying on Saturday.

31 May 17

Weekdays

Weekdays Flying -- What was flying during the week.

30 May 17

Membership

Annual Membership Renewal -- due by 30th June 2017

 No renewal = No insurance = No flying  

23 May 17

Joining DAC

NEW MEMBERS ONLY

Full Year Membership -- Application form (1/07/2017 to 30/06/2018)

17 May 17

Training

Training -- Testimony by Drew Buckley

"Thanks to DAC and its ongoing commitment to training"

5 May 17

Club Rules

Club Safety Rules -- Updated

"DAC Club Safety Rules and Operating Guidelines 2016"

31 Mar 17

Club Rules

Club Rules -- Updated -- New "Constitution - Statement of Rules"

20 Mar 17

Meeting

Club Night -- Jim Fullerton free flight aircraft here.

1 Jan 17

Joining DAC

Half Year Membership -- Application form (1/01/2017 to 30/06/2017)

18 Dec 16

Weekend Sun

On the Weekend -- What was flying on Sunday.

10 Dec 16

Christmas Photos

Christmas Party --  Thanks to the organisers and all the volunteers.

Also how the day unfolded YouTube clip here

28 Sep 16

Training

Training -- Getting Started

Cost estimated cost for first electric trainer model and learning to fly at DAC

30 Aug 16

MAAA

MAAA Newsletter  -- Update -- WingSpan here 

Check out David Stevens journey to Bronze wings article on page10 and blog 

7 Aug 16

 

Website Updated  -- If experience any issue or see any problem with the "Members Area", please let the webmaster know with a detailed description.

24 Jul 16

Club Rules

Bronze(P) Wings test sheet -- Updated

18 Jul 16

Club Rules

Club Rules -- New -- "DAC Club Safety Rules and Operating Guidelines 2016"

18 Jul 16

Contacts

Committee -- Meet the new committee for 2016-2017

18 Jul 16

Past Comm

Past Committee -- Updated

18 Jul 16

Pres Message

Presidents Report -- Updated

13 Jul 16

Training

Training -- "The Road to Bronze Wings", by David Stevens

The journey to flying solo at DAC

9 Jul 16

Photos

A Day at the Field for Ian -- Celebrating and reflecting the contribution Ian Pullar (DAC President 2007-2016) made to everyone at our club, and raising money for Royal Flying Doctors Service.      

24 May 16

Joining DAC

Full Year Membership -- Application form (1/07/2016 to 30/06/2017)

19 Jan 16

CFA

REMINDER --  No Flying on Total Fire Ban days (Central District)

12 Dec 15

Christmas Photos

Christmas Party --  Thanks to the organisers and all the volunteers.

25 Oct 15

Projects

Projects -- Victorski Langkawi takes to the skies.  The story here

24 Oct 15

Photos

Scale Flying Weekend  - Raising money for Royal Flying Doctors Service.

21 Oct 15

Radios

Radio Equipment -- 2.4GHz updated -- Parkflyer Recievers

30 Apr 15

Link

YouTube -- The FLATOUT RC team visited Doncaster Aeromodellers' Club.  Worth a look if you are or were a member at Doncaster in the last thirty years.

2 Apr 15

Safety Reminder

LiPo catches fire -- Don't be complacent with LiPo's

17 Jan 17

Meeting

General Club Night -- Highlights

12 Jan 15

Contacts

Contact Us -- Updated

1 Jan 15

Joining DAC

Half Year Membership -- Application form (1/01/2015 to 30/06/2015)

26 Dec 14

Links

Associations Links -- Updated -- Organisations & Special Interest Groups

13-14 Dec

Christmas Photos

Christmas Party --  Thanks to the organisers and all the volunteers.

17 Mar 14

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting highlights.

20 Dec 13

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- Dec 13 issue.

14 Dec 13

Christmas Photos

Christmas Party --  Thanks to the organisers and all the volunteers.

14 Dec 13

Joining DAC

Join the Club -- Membership application form updated

30 Nov 13

Radios

Radio Equipment -- 2.4GHz updated -- MOP058

4 Aug 13

Club Rules

Club Rules -- Updated -- New "Constitution - Statement of Rules"

15 Jul 13

AGM

AGM Club Meeting -- AGM minutes & photos.

8 May 13

Radios

Radio Equipment -- 2.4GHz updated

Only genuine 2.4GHz equipment from MOP-058 manufacturers list (Appendix A) are currently allowed by MAAA.

15 Dec 12

Christmas Photos

Christmas Party --  Thanks to the organisers and all the volunteers.

19 Nov 12

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting highlights.

18 Sep 12

 

Website Update -- Fixed slow loading of home page.

16 Jul 12

Pres_Message

Presidents Report -- Update

16 Jul 12

AGM

AGM Club Meeting -- AGM minutes & photos.

30 May 12

Club Rules

Club Rules -- Club Rules and Operating Guidelines here

22 May 12

Radios

Radio Equipment -- 2.4GHz updated --  Receiver installation & OrangeRx

21 May 12

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting highlights.

14 Apr 12

Calendar

Indoor Flying -- YouTube clip of Indoor flying at DISC Saturday night  

19 Mar 12

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting highlights.

05 Feb 12

Weather

Weather Information -- Updated

10 Dec 11

Christmas Photos

Christmas Party --  Thanks to the organisers and all the volunteers.

 21 Nov 11

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting highlights.

30 Oct 11

YouTube

RC Flying for Newbies --   Initial induction for new / prospective members 

    Worth watching........   

30 Oct 11

Where&When

Field Location -- NearMap, aerial shots of DAC field

11 Oct 11

Past Photos

Club History -- Photos of the past (mid 1970's).

28 Sep 11

Weather

Weather Information -- Updated -- New link to Local Amateur Weather Station

19 Sep 11

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting highlights.

18 Jul 11

Pres_Message

Presidents Report -- Update

18 Jul 11

AGM

AGM Club Meeting -- AGM minutes & photos.

14 Jul 11

Radios

Radio Equipment -- 2.4GHz updated

Now includes manufacture support links to "Product Bulletins" & "Warnings"

16 May 11

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting highlights.

15 May 11

Footy

Notice -- No flying Sunday 15th May -- There was a Little Tackers footy carnival being held at Bulleen Park and for safety reasons there was no RC flying allowed.

28 Mar 11

Movie Clips

Movie Clips -- New movie clip added

23 Mar 11

Radios

Radio Equipment -- 2.4GHz updated

Models under 100g can have MAAA approved "Park Flyer" receivers.

21 Mar 11

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting highlights.

16 Mar 11

Where&When

Field Location -- Updated Google Map

12 Mar 11

Learning

Learn to Fly -- Updated

20 Dec 10

Members Area

DAC Scenery for Aerofly professional (flight simulator).

12 Dec 10

Past Photos

Club History -- Photos of the past (1975).

11 Dec 10

Christmas Photos

Christmas Party --  Thanks to the organisers and all the volunteers.

10 Nov 10

Activities

Activities -- Aerospace Engineering students from RMIT had their scratch built aircraft test flown.

25 Oct 10

Club Rules

Club Rules -- Bronze(P) -- DAC test sheet updated

16 Oct 10

Club Rules

Club Rules -- Do you know all the club rules?  If not, then it is a good time to refresh yourself.

10 Oct 10

Competition

Competition -- State Scale Championships at P&DARCS

20 Sep 10

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting minutes.

18 Sep 10

Activities

Activities -- Mechatronics Engineering students from Swinburne University had their aircraft test flown.

18 Aug 10

Club Rules

Club Rules -- Helicopter Bronze & Gold wings updated and Pilot Logbook here

08 Aug 10

Facebook

Facebook - Doncaster Aeromodellers' Club now has a info page on

19 Jul 10

Meeting

General Club Night & AGM -- Meeting minutes and photos of show & tell including the night time flying.

19 Jul 10

Club History

Life Membership -- Updated

19 Jul 10

Pres_Message

Presidents Report -- Updated

23 May 10

Club Rules

Club Rules -- Bronze & Gold wing illustrations of manoeuvres for fixed (planes) and helicopters (rotary) wings.

17 May 10

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting minutes and photos of show & tell including the night time flying.

02 May 10

Weather

Weather Information -- Updated

04 Apr 10

History

Club History -- Webmaster needs help to fill in the blanks.

15 Mar 10

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting minutes and photos of show & tell including the night time flying.

14 Feb 10

Club Rules

Club Rules -- Bronze & Gold wing example manoeuvres.

13 Dec 09

Photos

Christmas Party --  Thanks to the organisers and all the volunteers.

16 Nov 09

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting minutes and photos of show & tell including the night time flying.

03 Nov 09

Members Area

Members Area -- New features,  Check it out ......

21 Sep 09

Meeting Report

General Club Night -- Meeting report,  36MHz radio certification, etc...

15 May 09

Radios

Radio Equipment -- 2.4GHz Update

13 Sep 09

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- Sept 09 issue.

16 Aug 09

Members Area

Members Area -- The DAC Members Area is ready for testing. This is a beta version.  So if you experience any problems, send a email to the webmaster.

20 Jul 09

Contacts

Committee -- Meet the new committee for 2009/10

20 Jul 09

AGM

AGM Club Meeting -- AGM minutes & photos.

20 Jul 09

Competitions

Flying at Competitions -- Club members flying at competitions (other fields)

06 Jun 09

Notice

AGM Notice & Nominations

18 May 09

Members Area

Members Area  -- Coming soon (August 2009).

18 May 09

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting minutes and photos of show & tell including the night time flying.

18 May 09

Heli Rules

Club Rules Update -- Helicopter flying rules and restrictions.

08 May 09

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- May 09 issue.

04 May 09

Radios

Radio Equipment -- Updated allowed frequency table

02 May 09

Where&When

Field Location -- Updated Google Map

19 Apr 09

Newsletter

Wanted -- "Around the Hanger" column

Send in a short email of what you have been flying and anything of interest
that happened.  Email to the newsletter
editor  or contact a committee member   

24 Mar 09

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting minutes and photos of show & tell including the night time flying.

13 Mar 09

Press

In the Press -- David Law scratch built Twin-boomed de Havilland Vampire Jet.

09 Mar 09

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- Mar 09 issue.  

02 Mar 09

CFA

No Flying on Total Fire Ban days

In view of the dryness of the field and surrounds at the moment, it is inappropriate that we fly on days of Total Fire Ban.  

Accordingly, no flying is allowed on these days.

If you happen to be at the field and you notice anyone apparently intending to fly on a Total Fire Ban day – please pass this on to them.

02 Mar 09

Club Rules

Club Rules -- No flying of models on Total Fire Ban Days (Central District).

21 Dec 08

Radios

2.4GHz Technology -- Updated radio equipment approved

14 Dec 08

Photos

Christmas Party -- Poor flying conditions and only the dedicated flyers took their models up for a bumpy ride.  Thanks to the organisers and all volunteers.

04 Dec 08

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- Dec 08 issue.

17 Nov 08

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting minutes & photos of show & tell.

23 Oct 08

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- Nov 08 issue.

04 Oct 08

Club Rules

Club Rules -- More information added to this page regarding Bronze Wings

15 Sep 08

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting minutes & photos of show & tell.

11 Sep 08

Wanted

Wanted or Giveaways -- TRIAL for DAC members only

11 Sep 08

Mowing

Mowing Roster -- 2008-09 updated

30 Aug 08

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- Sept 08 issue.

23 Aug 08

Rules

Club Rules -- "Safety Rules and Operating Disciplines" document has been updated to incorporate 2.4GHz equipment.

23 Aug 08

Rules

Club Rules -- "Statement of Rules" document has been OCR from original scanned "Statement of Rules"

27 Jul 08

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- July 08 issue

26 Jul 08

Checklist

Model Checklist -- Model aircraft airworthiness check list.  The use of this checklist should help to ensure your model is airworthy.

21 Jul 08

Contacts

Committee -- Meet the new committee for 2008/9

21 Jul 08

AGM

AGM Club Meeting -- AGM minutes & photos.

29 Jun 08

Mowing

Mowing Roster -- 2008-09 mowing roster now available.

11 Jun 08

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- June 08 issue

10 Jun 08

Notice

AGM Notice & Nominations

10 Jun 08

Electric Pylon

AEFA -- Electric Foamie Pylon racing

09 Jun 08

Home

DAC Web site migration completed (Stage 2)

Topic areas -- Projects, Completion, Social Events, Model gallery and Interest Groups

29 May 08

Problems

Over the last couple of days the web has been very slow.  This appears to be rectified now.  I have been advised that another web site was saturating our servers CPU and really messing up everyone's web sites.  The offending site activity has been disabled now.

If problems still persist please contact webmaster.

17 May 08

Notice

Notice to Members --  Urgent info on a couple of matters

17 May 08

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- May 08 issue

17 May 08

Message

President's Message

16 May 08

Notice

NO flying Wed 21st May 1-3pm - CAREY cross-country running event during this period

12 May 08

Contacts

Committee -- Meet the committee for 2007/8

04 May 08

Radios

2.4GHz Radio Transmitter & Receiver Usage

03 May 08

Mowing

Wanted -- More volunteers for the mowing roster.

25 Apr 08

Movie Clips

Movie Clips -- Short MPEG highlights.

21 Apr 08

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting minutes & photos of show & tell.

13 Apr 08

Results

2008 VMAA Trophy -- Congratulation to the winning team, and just by 1 point.   

10 Apr 08

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- April 08 issue

16 Mar 08

Calendar

Calendar updated

16 Mar 08

Message

President's Message

02 Mar 08

Message

Soccer Club - Use of field, Mon Wed Fri nights during March

01 Mar 07

Radios

2.4GHz Technology -- Transmitters & Receiver equipment rules.

18 Feb 08

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting minutes & photos of show & tell.

16 Feb 08

Safety Reminder

Avoid tree climbing -- Call in the professional.

03 Feb 08

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- February 08 issue

09 Dec 07

Photos

Christmas Party -- Thanks to the organisers for scheduling good flying condition (no rain) and the volunteers (Nik) cooking up a storm on the BBQ.  A great social event had by all.

04 Dec 07

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- December 07 issue

19 Nov 07

Meeting

General Club Night -- Meeting minutes & photos of show & tell.

12 Nov 07

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- November 07 issue

First newsletter email notification to club members

12 Nov 07

Message

President's Message

16 Oct 07

Web

--- DAC WEB SITE - BETA Version Released (Stage 1) ---

Stage 2 - Coming soon....  Migrate across Competitions, Gallery, Groups, Projects & Social folders

11 Oct 07

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- October 07 issue; Magpie season; 3 Pattern Competitions.

22 Sep 07

Magpies

Magpie Season -- Aerial photos of our friendly feathered friends.

07 Sep 07

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- September 07 issue; LiPo safety.

05 Sep 07

Radios

2.4GHz Technology -- Transmitters & Receiver equipment rules.

04 Sep 07

Message

President's Message

13 Aug 07

Newsletter

Club Newsletter -- August 07 issue; 3D Manoeuvrer.

22 Jul 07

Message

President's Message

16 Jul 07

AGM

AGM Club Meeting -- AGM minutes & photos of show & tell.

05 Jun 07

Notice

AGM Notice & Nominations

15 Apr 07

VMAA 2007

VMAA Trophy 2007 -- 14-15 April.  Win number 7 in a row!.  Congratulations (and thanks) to Cliff for pulling the team together again - and sorry for the little bit of damage to the Musical Landings plane. - David G.

16 Dec 06

Limbo

Electric Fun Fly (practise session) -- Another Electric Fun Fly was postponed with 15-20 knots winds and couple showers.  The dedicated took the challenge and did the limbo. 

 

Aerial

Aerial photos -- Checkout how the aerial photos were done for the club newsletter.

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