South Texas Amateur Radio Club

Club Mission

  • To render a public service during impending storms or severe weather, and
  • To assist in disaster relief operations and other community functions;
  • To promote amateur radio and good operating procedures and the exchange of technical information and assistance in respect thereto.

Club Profile

The South Texas Amateur Radio Club is a Texas Incorporated non-profit organization created to render public service during impending storms or severe weather, and to assist in disaster relief operations and other  community functions; and to promote amateur radio and good radio operating procedure and the exchange of technical information and assistance in respect thereto.

The South Texas Amateur Radio Club is also recognized by the IRS as a non-profit 501(c)3 organization.  Donations made to the club are tax deductible as defined by the tax law.

The South Texas Amateur Radio Club is also affiliated with the ARRL, the national association for Amateur Radio.  Our club has been designated as a Special Service Club.


Updates: 1/25/2021

Winter Field Day 2022 / Club Meeting

The club is planning to participate in Winter Field Day 2022 January 29th at Goose Island State Park just north of Rockport. There is a $5.00 entry fee per person to the park and children 12 and under are free. More planning and discussion will take place at the STARC Eyeball meeting this Thursday January 27th. Nominations for Club Officers and Board positions will also be discussed.

Member Dues

Please help the club by paying your 2022 Club Dues . Dues can be paid online via Paypal or you can attend  the next club function and pay in person with a check or credit card. Your dues help pay club expenses and provide services to the amateur radio community in the form of Repeater maintenance and operation, and W5LEX equipment and maintenance (ie Computers and Radio Equipment) used by club members and the general public when escorted by a licensed operator just to name a few.


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