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Conference 2019

Katrina Hughes, 19th July 2019

The CBAA Conference is back for another year and we're bringing you the knowledge and ideas you need to continue best serving your community. Join us from 24 - 27 October in Melbourne to be inspired by community broadcasters and experts from across the country. We're thrilled to announce our developing program.

Katrina Hughes, 11th July 2019

The CBAA and iHeartRadio have partnered to get your community radio station on one of Australia’s leading digital audio streaming services. The partnership allows iHeartRadio Australia audiences’ access to some of Australia’s most loved community radio stations.

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Katrina Hughes, 10th July 2019

​The Australian Government Department of Health have extended funding for the CBAA National Suicide Prevention Project, as part of the National Suicide Prevention and Leadership Support Program.

National Suicide Prevention Project

Katrina Hughes, 4th July 2019

Welcome to the July 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.

Mitch Fuller, 1st July 2019

Brisbane artist Hatchie has unveiled her stunning new dream-pop single, hacking her way back into the charts and coindiding with her return to Australia for a sold-out east cost tour.

CBAA

Katrina Hughes, 26th June 2019

This document provides details to support the position put forward at the National Press Club’s Press Freedom: On the Line event on 26 June 2019.

Ninah Kopel, 2SER Producer

Katrina Hughes, 26th June 2019

Sydney community station 2SER 107.3 continues to shine on the world stage, winning three trophies at the prestigious New York Festivals Radio Awards overnight.

 

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Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 20th June 2019

Find out more about the Federal Election campaign wrap, the future of radio, our recent Sector Roundtable meeting and more!

Little Fictions

Sharmaine Spencer, 14th June 2019

Unique, contemporary and captivating short stories, told in 13 parts.

Coming to the Community Radio Network in June 2019, Little Fictions is a half-hour storytelling program presented by Sydney actor, Ella Watson Russell out of 2RPH. The show features contemporary short stories by authors from across Australia, and narrated by actors, either recorded at live performances or in the studio.

Over these thirteen episodes, hear a range of stories, from the struggle of trying to find a good coffee in Leichardt to exploring the rainforests of the Byron hinterland, to even discovering the hidden life of Ross Gellar from Friends, each story will leave you inspired to write a little fiction of your own.

SYN Media launches its Podcast Incubator

Katrina Hughes, 12th June 2019

Starting today, SYN will release four original podcasts as the culmination of its Podcast Incubator. SYN’s Podcast Incubator is a mentoring and professional development program for five emerging producers all under the age of 26. 

Broadcasting

Katrina Hughes, 5th June 2019

Digitisation and structural change offer greater opportunities for service improvements, diversity of content, media participation and social inclusion - .but what are the optimal policy and regulatory settings to ensure that the sector continues to deliver high quality services?

AFTRS

Katrina Hughes, 3rd June 2019

​Whether you’re an industry professional needing to boost your skill set or just starting out and keen to explore a new side of your creativity, AFTRS Winter Intensives will give you relevant practical skills and knowledge to help you progress your career.

National Suicide Prevention Project

Katrina Hughes, 31st May 2019

Welcome to the June 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.

Bluesfest 2019

Ms. Hannah Murray, 28th May 2019

Exclusive interviews and performances from the community radio tent at Bluesfest 2019.

RTRFM Team with Anthony Albanese MP and Patrick Gorman MP at In The Pines

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 23rd May 2019

We are pleased that the community broadcasting sector continues to receive wide support across the political spectrum.

CCA

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 21st May 2019

The Community Council for Australia, which the CBAA is a member of, has commended the Morrison Government on their re-election, welcomed their commitment to fundraising reform, and called for more certainty and support across the charities sector.

2019 CBAA Community Radio Awards

Katrina Hughes, 20th May 2019

The 2019 CBAA Community Radio Awards give broadcasters the opportunity to receive recognition across 30+ categories. 

NVW2019

Katrina Hughes, 20th May 2019

Volunteering Australia is celebrating how volunteers are Making a world of difference by acknowledging the almost six million formal volunteers and many others who volunteer informally, and provide immeasurable support in their communities.

Ian Hamm

CBAA Communications, 15th May 2019

The Community Broadcasting Foundation has announced that Ian Hamm will be joining their organisation as President on 1 July, 2019. A Yorta, Yorta man, Ian brings more than 30 years senior experience in policy and strategic reforms at the Australian and Victorian governments.

 

Alliance for Journalists' Freedom White Paper

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 14th May 2019

The Alliance for Journalists’ Freedom has released a White paper that provides seven recommendations for legislative change to strengthen press freedom in Australia.