CBX November 2016 cover

CBX Magazine

CBX magazine was discontinued in 2020. Our thanks to contributors and advertisers for supporting the magazine during its run.

While no new editions are being made you can find past editions here.

Download the latest CBX Magazine here. 

Welcome to the May 2020 issue of CBX Magazine, where we acknowledge the original sounds of Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander Artists on Australian Radio; dive into ways we can help build a more civil society with two passionate presenters; discover the correlation between community broadcasting and social enterprise; and continue to explore ways community radio plays a vital role in times of emergencies. 

Welcome to the October 2019 issue of CBX Magazine, where we pay tribute to Stephen ‘The Ghost’ Walker, who sadly passed away earlier this year, and feature Wilcannia River Radio, winners of the Tony Staley Award 2019 for Excellence in Community Broadcasting at the CBAA Community Radio Awards. And much more!

CBX May 2019

The May 2019 edition of CBX features lots of great stories! Read about how the CBAA is building support for the community broadcasting sector in the lead up the to 2019 Federal Election, how fundraising can build income for your station, the importance of onboarding and supporting station volunteers and more.

CBX: November

The November 2018 edition of CBX features Australian Prison Radio, good governance tips, a look a how partnerships can strengthen your station, and the work of Community Broadcasting Foundation (CBF) Volunteer Grant Assessors and more. 

CBX April 2018 cover

The April 2018 edition of the CBAA's magazine CBX features lots of great station profiles, tips for getting young people onto your station's board, responsible reporting on mentall illness as well as podcasting, tools for assessing your station's governance and managing interpersonal conflict.


The November 2017 edition of the CBAA's magazine CBX features everything from interviews with community broadcasters from across the country, to updates on the Community Broadcasting Suicide Prevention Program, digital radio and tips for nailing station sponsorship and political engagement.

CBX April 2017 cover

The April 2017 edition of CBX includes some of the latest Australian community radio research, articles on compelling storytelling and features on community broadcasters from across the country.

CBX November 2016 cover

The November 2016 edition of the CBX Magazine includes articles on regional community media, innovative revenue raising, making community radio history, gender diversity and more.

CBX August 2016

The August 2016 edition of the CBX Magazine includes articles on station collaboration, International Jazz Day, board governance, community radio news, and more:

CBX April 2016

The April 2016 edition of community broadcasting magazine CBX includes stories covering responsible reporting on domestic violence, elections and community radio, the CBAA Awards, fundraising, a website maker for community radio and more.

CBX November 2015 cover

Inside this issue: music compilations in community radio, meet the program maker, how to run effective board meetings, community media and digital storytelling + more.

CBX August 2015

Check out this issue of CBX magazine for a how-to guide to radiothon, new ways to train in your station and more.

CBX April 2015

Read the April 2015 edition of CBX, the magazine of the CBAA. Features include Behind The Music, Finding & Keeping Volunteers, Community Radio By Numbers, Stations In Unusual Locations and Overcoming Sponsorship Objections

CBX November cover

All About the Girl - Women in Community Media
How WAR FM won the battle
Breakfast, Country Style
What it Takes to Nail a Music Interview
Big Sounds for Community Radio

CBX Cover August 2014

2014 Community Cup
SYN Nation
The Wire Expands
10 Years of Valley FM

CBX May 2014 Cover

40 years of community radio
Solar power at Tasman FM
CRN developments
Community Radio Amrap Ambassador Dan Sultan

CBX November 2013 cover

Young Women as Leaders
Get Your Affairs In Order
Father’s Day at Port Phillip Prison
The Radio Play Revival

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Leading the Way on Indigenous Music Airplay
The Mike Thompson/Deutsche Welle Internships
Koori Radio celebrates 20 Years On The Air
ZED Digital’s live delay

CBX May 2013 Cover

2013 Station Census
Commit To Community Radio
Gem Spots
Amrap Pages

CBX November 2012 Cover

Radio With Pictures
Interview with Small Talk
'By Invitation' with Clementine Ford
NRN - Networking the News