Welcome to SBARA!

South Bay Amateur Radio Association (SBARA), was formed in 1976 to cater to the amateur radio communities in the Fremont, Newark and Union City in the East Bay. 

The club welcomes people of all ages interested in Amateur Radio and helps them become licenced operators to enjoy the hobby first hand. The club conducts regular monthly meetings, and invites a guest speaker to give a talk and discuss interesting projects. Every year SBARA participates in the ARRL Field Day, inviting everyone to join in the fun. Let us help you discover and enjoy the Radio Sport !

SBARA Achieves 3rd Place in 7QP Contest !

Congratulations to all participants !

Steven Rishton AG6TT, Bernhard Hailer AE6YN, Al Rendon WT6K, Tony Monroe W6SFI, Tim Fairbarn AF6TF, Greg Manseau KK6STT, Bill Artelt WB9YVM, David Prouse W6TYD, Vincent Tai KM6VHD, J.J. W9ZZ, Umesh Ghodke K6VUG.      (click image to view full size certificate)

Field Day 2020

SBARA In The News -- Tri-City Voice, June 23 2020 edition (link)

Field Day 2020 has concluded. A big THANKYOU to everyone that participated or helped in anyway possible.

SBARA Members Meeting - Update

During the stay-at-home period, the SBARA Members Meetings will be conducted on-line at the appointed date and time. Details of the on-line meeting will be sent to members by Groundplane email. If you wish to attend, please contact a board member via the Contacts link above.

Please visit the SBARA Members Meetings page for meeting schedules.

New Members & Renewals

The SBARA board of directors (BOD) welcomes all members and would thank its membership for their dedication, generosity and continued support.

SBARA members are entitled to discounted renewal fees through March 31. Starting on April 1, the regular member fees will be in effect. Renew your annual membership now!

In addition, the SBARA BOD would also like to express its appreciation to its members for its continued support through the voluntary donations to the WA6PWW repeater system on 144, 220, and 440 Mhz. All donations are welcomed.

Joining and Renewing takes only a few minutes, with the secure on-line process via PayPal.

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