Burlington Amateur Radio Club

Site: Burlington

Record #: BTN0514
Last Full Update: 07 Jul 2023

Contact Information

E-Mail clubinfo@barc.ca
Website www.barc.ca
Social Media Twitter Twitter

Agency Information

Description (Agency)

An amateur radio club that also provides communications services at special events to non-profit groups and emergency services communication

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established Oct 1972
Primary Executive Rod Clifton, President; Phone: (Residence) 905-335-0267; Email: office@barc.ca
Alternate Executive Peter Schmidt, Vice President; Email: office@barc.ca
Funding Membership fees
Elections May (executive year Aug 1-Jul 31)

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)


  • instructional classes to obtain an Amateur Radio license (provided to beginners starting at the basic level)
  • Techie Night meetings 
  • communications services at special events to non-profit groups and emergency services communication

Meetings (Sep-Nov, Jan-May) second Tue of the month, 7:30 pm at Shoreacres Bible Chapel

  • for Dec Christmas General Meeting and Banquet and May AGM, see website 

Techie Nights Tue 7 pm-9 pm, see website for details 

Instruction and licensing classes, see website for details

Areas Served Burlington - and area ; Radio coverage: south-central Ontario 
BARC Education: across Canada
Eligibility Interest in amateur (Ham) radio or short wave listeners * new members and visitors welcome

See the website, under the Membership menu

Languages English
Fees Membership

Site Information

Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Shoreacres Bible Chapel (meeting location)
370 Shoreacres Rd
Burlington, ON L7L 2H5
View Google Map
Intersection Shoreacres Rd and New St
Mailing Address c/o BARC 
PO Box 85037 
Burlington, ON L7R 4K3
Physical Access Fully Accessible - meeting location

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading Special Interest Clubs
Service Categories Amateur Radio Clubs

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