Jamboree On The Air
Jamboree On The Internet
Carrick District Scouts
Ayrshire South Guides
Kyle District Scouts
|Where are we?||Who's who this week-end?|
|Radio Station Technical details||Computer Base Technical details|
|JOTA Contacts||JOTI Contacts|
|More about Nether Auchendrane Guide Center|
Ayr is located 30 miles south of the City of Glasgow in Scotland.
Alloway was the birth place of Robert Burns.
The Radio Station is being run by Girvan Amateur Radio Club and the JOTI Station by Bob McIntyre of Kyle District Scouts.
An additional page showing world times is available. This opens as another window and allows you to toggle between this page and the world times - useful when chatting on JOTI. Should the clock stop, simply reload the page.
For the technically minded:
The call sign for the week-end is
The Radio Station comprises of a FT900 AT rig, trasmitting at 100w. The antenna system is a W3DZZ.
The Station will also be operating a Packet Station and on Sunday a Slow Scan facility.
The JOTI base is running on a laptop computer, hopefully as a server with another machine running on a network.
The server is a 133 Pentium with 24Mb RAM and the modem connection is at 33.6K The computer is linked through Bob's provider, to the Internet, using Netscape Communicator as a Browser and MIRC software being used to access IRC (Internet Chat Relay). The base is using one of the Scouting Servers and the #joti channel to chat with Scouts and Guides throughout the world. The handle being used by this station is kyle_uk and kyle1_uk
The pages are being updated by Bob on a regular basis using WebEdit.
Nether Auchendrane can be contacted throughout the week-end by E-Mail.
|pc_4_troy||Bulga Scouts||NSW, Australia|
|pc_3-short||Bulga Scouts||NSW, Australia|
|pc_5-007||Bulga Scouts||NSW, Australia|
|pc_6-belv||Bulga Scouts||NSW, Australia|
|pc_7-gill||Bulga Scouts||NSW, Australia|
|pc_8-008||Bulga Scouts||NSW, Australia|
|pc_8_kid||Bulga Scouts||NSW, Australia|
|jotcur12||Curacao||Wigbertson & Keith|
|Beetle||Cape Town||South Africa|
Nether Auchendrane is the South Ayrshire County Guide Centre, locates just to the south of Alloway, near Ayr.
The premises are new, having been opened in 1995, with an extension added in 1997. The facilities are excellent providing both indoor sleeping accommodation and camping facilities.
There is a well equipped kitchen, a general purpose room, accommodation for 24 youngsters and 6 leaders in the main building and the extension provides a small kitchen and activity room.
The facilities are fully equipped with showers and toilets.
The camp site is fully equipped with canvas for 40 people.
Click here to see Ayrshire Map
You can click on the map to look at Scout Districts in Ayrshire or to look at some pages about the towns and villages of the County.
Click here to see to learn more about Ayrshire Scouting .
Click here for the main Index Page of the Ayrshire site.