Welcome to our website devoted to Ham Radio and Lighthouses.
There is a strong following of lighthouse enthusiasts around the world and amateur radio makes for an interesting connection.
Purpose of activities:
i. This event is not a contest, there are no prizes or any other enticements to participate and is therefore free of charge.
ii. To promote public awareness of ham radio and lighthouses in Malaysia.
iii. To acknowledge the contribution and recognition of the lighthouses and their keepers.
iv. To foster fellowship among members of the various Ham Radio clubs and Lighthouse Societies in Malaysia.
v. To gain experience for DX-peditions for the Ham Radio operators and to promote “exotic” Malaysia among International DXCC chasers or seekers.
vi. Pilot project proposed, as a future yearly event on the 2nd weekend of August and to be inserted in the Tourism Malaysia Calendar of the year.
vii. Since the 2nd weekend of August every year, coincides with the “Asia Pacific JOTA”, this ILLW event is extended to all Boy Scouts and Girl Guides via BP House Malaysia, to join in the fun at the light houses or contact the light houses via Ham Radio.
Station : Tanjung Gelang Lighthouse Location : Pahang Position : 03° 57.8' N 103° 26.3' E Grid Locator : OJ13rx Light Character : FI(3).W.10s Range : 25 n.m Elevation : 85 m Structure Height : 7 m Date Of Building : 1977 Supervise by : Jabatan Laut Wilayah Timur
Callsign : 9M4LHC
Station Master : 9M2RDX
ILLW No. : MY0002
ITU Zone : 54
CQ Zone : 28
QSL Info :
Direct to 9M2RDX or Bureau
List of Lighthouse in Malaysia
Penang Rumah Api Fort Cornwallis Rumah Api Muka Head Rumah Api Pulau Rimau
Selangor Rumah Api Pulau Angsa Rumah Api One Fathom Bank Rumah Api Kuala Selangor Rumah Api Bukit Jugra
Negeri Sembilan / Melaka Rumah Api Cape Rachado Rumah Api Pulau Undan
Johor Rumah Api Bukit Segenting Tanjung Piai Lightbeacon Pulau Pisang Light House Tg Api Api Light House Tg Tenggaroh Light House Pulau Mungging Light House
Pahang Rumah Api Tanjung Gelang
Kelantan Tumpat Light House Pengkalan Daty Light House
Terengannu Seabelle Rock Light House Bukit Puteri Light House
Sabah Tanjung Kubong Light House Pulau Papan Light House Pulau Gaya Light House Pulau Kalampunian Light House Pulau Silingan Light House Tanjung Trang Light House Bagahak Light House Pulau Si Aimil Light House
Sarawak Tanjung Dato Light House Tanjung Po Light House Tanjung Jerijeh Light House Tanjung Sirik Light House Tanjung Kidurong Light House Tanjung Lobang Light House Tanjung Baram Light House