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It's the largest annual community radio gathering - a chance to network, be inspired and develop your knowledge and skills.

The 2018 CBAA Conference will take place 8-10 November at the Gold Coast Convention Centre.

The CBAA conference is your opportunity to:
  • Hear from experts and leaders from within and outside the community radio sector.
  • Attend informative and hands-on sessions covering everything from leadership and management, to station tech and content programming, finances and community engagement.
  • Connect with other broadcasters from all over Australia, as well as sector organisations like the Community Broadcasting Foundation (CBF), Community Media Training Organisation (CMTO), and the CBAA's board and staff.
  • Celebrate some of the year's best work with old friends and new at the CBAA Community Radio Awards.

Stay up to date with all the info on the conference by signing up here, becoming a fan on Facebook and following the CBAA on Twitter and Instagram.

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Latest Conference News
2018 CBAA Conference

Helen Henry, 8th November 2018

The CBAA is proud to offer three community broadcasters scholarships to attend its national conference - the year's largest gathering of the community broadcasting sector

2018 CBAA Conference app

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 5th November 2018

Full program, session times, connect with delegates, and win...

CBAA

Nic Baskerville, 1st November 2018

Here are the nominees for election to the CBAA Board as the Youth Representative.

CBAA

Nic Baskerville, 1st November 2018

Each year at the CBAA Conference, we hold Youth and Women's Forums, an opportunity for community broadcasters in these groups to get together to discuss issues that are important to them.

Kellie Riordan

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 25th October 2018

In the latest session announced for CBAA Conference, learn how you can take what matters to your community into a wider realm through the power of podcasting.

CBAA Webinars

Danny Chifley, 8th October 2018

Following on from the Youth Forum at the 2018 CBAA Conference, this webinar will provide a platform for delegates and those unable to make the conference to continue the discussion.

2018 CBAA Conference

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 5th October 2018

Applications for the CBAA's 2018 Conference Scholarships are now open.

Pip Younes

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 28th September 2018

We caught up with outgoing CBAA Youth Rep, Pip Younes, to ask her what she's learnt and what you might expect in the role.

2017 CBAA Conference

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 28th September 2018

Women/GNC and Youth Forums at the CBAA Conference.

Nic Baskerville, 14th September 2018

No one is more surprised by their new found celebrity status than Hannah and Eliza Reilly themselves. 

 

2018 CBAA Conference

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 4th September 2018

And earlybird tickets extended!

Emily Wurramara

Helen Henry, 30th August 2018

The Community Broadcasting Association of Australia (CBAA) is excited to announce that the APRA AMCOS Ambassador joining the lineup for its 2018 national conference is Emily Wurramara.

Radio host

Helen Henry, 24th August 2018

Content, programs and programming workshops added to the program.

Anne Frankenberg

Helen Henry, 15th August 2018

These three new sessions announced for the 2018 CBAA Conference go deep on matters of money and studio technology - topics of interest to all community radio stations.

2018 CBAA Conference

Helen Henry, 6th August 2018

A focus on academic research happening in community media will return to the 2018 CBAA Conference with an extended session on digital disruption.

Soldering Iron

Helen Henry, 30th July 2018

The Media Lab is the hands-on space at the CBAA Conference, where you can pick up new skills or refresh on some old ones to take back to your station.

Phil Maguire

James Preston, 19th July 2018

Prison Radio is set to take centre stage at the 2018 CBAA Conference on the Gold Coast with Prison Radio Association’s Chief Executive Phil Maguire announced as this year’s keynote speaker.

2018 CBAA Conference

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 17th July 2018

We've added some new workshop sessions to give you the lowdown on CBF Grants and music programming.

2018 CBAA Conference

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 19th June 2018

Why diversity in media matters, extended governance session, financial reports + more.

2018 CBAA Awards

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 25th May 2018

Community radio’s national awards have launched with a bang this week, now celebrating more successes across the sector than ever before.

CBAA Conference 2017 photo

Helen Henry, 24th May 2018

Workshop proposals are open now.

2017 Conference - Debate

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 25th January 2018

We did the unthinkable - asked these sector stalwarts to pick a side (or we made them..) - is community radio about the listener or about the person on air?

Noongar Radio wins Contribution to Australian Music

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 25th January 2018

Check out all the action, who won what, and listen to the inspiring speeches that will bring a tear to your eye - that or Danny Chifley's indelible humour.

Engaging Young People Workshop.

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 24th January 2018

Get some tips for engaging young people that you can start now!

National Features and Documentary Series

Andrew McLellan, 20th December 2017

In early 2017, seven participants were chosen to create pieces for the CBAA's National Features & Documentary Series, receiving training from and mentoring by the Community Media Training Organisation.