Tag Archives: VK3/VE-105

Two “new” summits north of Big Ben

I had been looking at the maps of summits within easy reach of Wodonga for some time. I always wonder why the two summits north along the ridge complex with Mount Big Ben had not yet been activated. On a … Continue reading

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Christmas to New Year’s Eve 2018

Wednesday 27 December 2017 After several days of enforced short drives only due to the wrecked tyre suffered coming out from Beetoomba Spur, the task for the day was to get a new tyre fitted. All the tyre places were … Continue reading

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Boxing Day to New Year’s Eve 2015

VK3/VE-243 395 m 1 point Boxing Day 26 December 2015 After a day spent with family members, I decided late in the afternoon to attempt the other summit very close to where I was staying. The summit has no name. … Continue reading

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More NE Vic SOTA fun

Mount Jack Range VK3/VE-090  1205 m  8 points Not previously activated I had been looking at the maps and at the summit when driving in its vicinity. During last year’s SOTA end of year activities, I looked at one possible … Continue reading

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31 December 2012 Mt Big Ben & Huon Hill

VK3/VE-105 Mt Big Ben On 31 December 2012, I headed off for VK3/VE-105 Mt Big Ben for a quiet (hopefully) location in the bush with the chance to chase 2 summits. I was about 15 minutes later than expected, partly due … Continue reading

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