Welcome to the official East Rand Branch Amateur Radio Club (ZS6ERB) website.

The ERB wants to foster amateur radio in the East Rand of Johannesburg by providing a club for its existing members and inviting interested persons to visit both the web site as well as the club and get involved in a wonderful hobby that can also be used for humanitarian purposes. Membership is open to all who may be interested in amateur radio.

Also of interest to the club is to involve the whole family in the activities and for them to enjoy themselves.

Please feel free to look around the web site and if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact one of the members. The club would love to see you.

As an amateur radio operator, know this: – We will get the message through no matter what it takes.


Club Name East Rand Branch Amateur Radio Club
Callsign ZS6ERB
Postal Address P.O Box 16281




Clubhouse Arrowe Park, Benoni
Address Ebenezer Street, Benoni
GPS -26.172 / 28.283

Committee (2017/ 2018)

Chairperson Willem vd Merwe (ZS6WIM)
Vice Chairperson Judy Pretorius (ZS6JDY)
Secretary Linda Lessing (ZS6LML)
Treasurer (Honorary) Connel Paul (ZS6CNP)
Liaison Officer Shane Bailey (ZS6W)
Practical Projects RF Nights Open to all projects enthusiastic members


When AGM – Annually in September & Monthly meetings – Normally on the 3rd Saturday of the month
Venue Clubhouse
Location Arrowe Park, Ebenezer Street, Benoni
Time 14h00 CAT


Club email zs6erb@gmail.com This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Alternate email
Website address (URL) www.zs6erb.co.za
Fax Number 086 520 4371
Cell (Chairperson) TBA
Cell (Secretary) TBA


145.675 MHz (2 m) 28° 22.3560′ E / 26° 15.9720′ S
438.975 MHz (70 cm) 28° 20.5000′ E / 26° 29.1890′ S

News Bulletins:

When Monday evenings at 19h30 CAT
Frequency 145.675 MHz / 438.975MHz