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SYN Radio

CBAA Communications, 23rd April 2019

As of Monday April 22nd, SYN will present one consistent program of young voices across SYN 90.7FM and SYN’s DAB+ digital radio channel.


CBAA Communications, 18th April 2019

Perth community radio station RTRFM 92.1 has asked Shadow Infrastructure Minister Anthony Albanese and Federal Member for Perth Patrick Gorman to support the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia’s 2019 election policy agenda to Keep Community Radio.

2019 CBAA Community Radio Awards

Helen Henry, 18th April 2019

Community radio’s national awards are open for entries, giving broadcasters the opportunity to receive recognition across 30+ categories in 2019. 

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CBAA Communications, 11th April 2019

In the lead up to the Federal Election on Saturday, 18 May 2019, the CBAA is seeking to translate support for community broadcasting amongst sitting members of Parliament and candidates across the major parties, minor parties and independents into better policy settings to allow the sector to thrive.

National Suicide Prevention Project

CBAA Communications, 9th April 2019

Welcome to the April 2019 content of our national suicide prevention and mental health awareness project, developed with the support of the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

CBAA Webinars

Danny Chifley, 4th April 2019

In the media, and particularly in the lead up to an election, we hear a lot from politicians about policy, law reform, and general political debate. And while it’s vital to connect your community with your political representatives, community broadcasters equally have a vital role to play in ensuring people affected by policy have their voices heard on-air. How can you reach people in your community and those from marginal groups to discuss the issues affecting them?

2019/20 Federal Budget

Helen Henry, 3rd April 2019

The Federal Government’s budget, announced on Tuesday, 2 April 2019, includes $19.7 million funding for the community broadcasting sector in the coming financial year.

FBi Radio

CBAA Communications, 3rd April 2019

All The Best, FBi Radio’s flagship narrative documentary program, is seeking applicants for the role of Executive Producer. 

7EDG digital radio

Helen Henry, 1st April 2019

Community radio services in Hobart are now a step closer to being available on DAB+ Digital Radio.

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Helen Henry, 27th March 2019

The Community Broadcasting Association of Australia (CBAA) is one of 23 winners (and one of five in Australia) in the Google News Initiative (GNI) Asia Pacific Innovation Challenge.

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CBAA Communications, 26th March 2019

Adelaide community radio station PBA-FM is looking for radio sales professionals to assist them in securing sponsorship.


Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 15th March 2019

Updates on submission to the Federal Budget process, political responses to the Music and Arts Economy in NSW report and support for community radio, and CBAA submission to the ACCC - and more.

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Helen Henry, 15th March 2019

The CBAA is seeking submissions from those interested in running a workshop at this year’s Conference being held on the in Melbourne from 24 - 27 October.


CBAA Communications, 13th March 2019

AFTRS Industry Certificate: Radio Content, Management and Leadership - starts 29 April, 24 weeks, online and one weekend at AFTRS in Sydney.

National Suicide Prevention Project

CBAA Communications, 12th March 2019

Welcome to the March 2019 content of our national suicide prevention and mental health awareness project, developed with the support of the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

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CBAA Communications, 11th March 2019

The Community Broadcasting Foundation (CBF) have announced the CBAA has been awarded $2.8 million over four years to manage the Enhanced National News P


Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 8th March 2019

Two important submissions have been made this week to the Australian Human Rights Commission’s (AHRC) national inquiry into sexual harassment.

PBS International Women's Day

CBAA Communications, 7th March 2019

Today - live through the Community Radio Network (CRN) - a special episode of  Melbourne's PBS 106.7FM's Stone Love for International Women’s Day 

Andrew McLellan, 5th March 2019

Preliminary rollout of the new generation of CBAA’s Digital Delivery Network (DDN) is now underway to Community Radio Network subscriber stations.

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CBAA Communications, 21st February 2019

The Greens join NSW Labor in announcing policy support for the NSW music industry, including State funding for the community radio sector.