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The Consumer Coach

Wendy McWilliam, 3rd June 2020

A brand new show to support your listeners during COVID-19

CBAA Webinars

Danny Chifley, 2nd June 2020

The CBAA Community Radio Awards acknowledge excellence and innovation in the community broadcasting sector and it is once again time to celebrate your achievements. This webinar aims to help you craft the best possible entry for your station.

Andrew McLellan, 1st June 2020

Meet the producers, mentors and selection panel for NFDS 2020.

Wendy McWilliam, 29th May 2020

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. 

Radio East Gippsland

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 27th May 2020

The devastating bushfires that impacted vast regions of Australia towards the end of 2019 and into 2020 saw over 80 community radio stations broadcasting in fire affected areas or to fire affected communities.

Danny Chifley, 21st May 2020

Entries for the 2020 CBAA Community Radio Awards are now open.

Giving

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 14th May 2020

Charities, including community radio stations, are the heart of communities and people are turning to them in droves for support and comfort at this time

Braidwood FM donated radios

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 14th May 2020

The CBAA highlights the role played by community broadcasters during the 2019-20 bushfire emergencies and other natural disasters.

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Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 12th May 2020

The CBAA joins Alliance for Journalists' Freedom and regional coalition in open letter.

CBAA Webinars

Danny Chifley, 4th May 2020

*Past webinar, click through to watch recording.*

You know what your audience wants and you know what you want your station to sound like. But how can we as community broadcasters bring these concepts to life?

Think Stories and Ideas

Sharmaine Spencer, 30th April 2020

A new part of the award winning 'Think' series from 2SER is coming to the Community Radio Network. 

Afro Turn Up

Andrew McLellan, 28th April 2020

The Community Radio Network catches up with host and producer Kix.

A man listening

Danny Chifley, 28th April 2020

This month we learn about the LivingWorks Start program, help and support you can access through Lifeline via phone and online as well as the free online support ReachOut is providing to young Australians during the COVID-19 outbreak to help them stay well when it comes to their mental health.

Mitch Fuller, 27th April 2020

Leading the Way on the Regional Chart

April Roundtable participants via Zoom

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 27th April 2020

The Roundtable discussed a number of points, principally related to the CoVID-19 crisis and its effect on our sector.

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 23rd April 2020

Today the Charities Crisis Cabinet, which the CBAA is a part, has written to the Prime Minister, Premiers and Chief Ministers calling for urgent fundraising reform

Home set up - Phil Campbell Phoenix FM

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 23rd April 2020

Get information relevant to commnuity radio stations as not-for-profits and charities.

GivingTuesdayNow

Danny Chifley, 21st April 2020

A day to come together and give back in response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19, no matter who or where we are. This year it will run for one day on Tuesday 5 May.

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Danny Chifley, 21st April 2020

With the nation unable to gather together in person to commemorate those who served, the CBAA and community stations nationwide are doing what we can to pay tribute. 

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Danny Chifley, 20th April 2020

The Paul Ramsay Foundation and the Judith Neilson Institute for Journalism and Ideas are jointly funding a radio documentary series on Australia’s recent bushfires. From the Embers will premiere on community radio stations across the country from 21 April.