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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.

State of the Sector Report

CBAA Communications, 8th May 2019

Welcome the State of the Community Radio Sector Report 2019. The first of its kind, the State of the Sector report brings together a range of data sources to provide insights into Australia’s largest independent media sector – community broadcasting.

National Suicide Prevention Project

CBAA Communications, 6th May 2019

Welcome to the May 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.

First Nations Media logo

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 3rd May 2019

Labor announces $2m to support First Nations Media with upgrades to broadcasting, transmission and digital networking equipment.

2BOB Meet the Candidates

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 3rd May 2019

2BOB's Meet the Candidates for the Federal seat of Lyne was held in Taree's (NSW) Uniting Church Auditorium on Wednesday, 24 April.

CBX May 2019

CBAA Communications, 2nd 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.

Ms. Hannah Murray, 1st May 2019

A 10-part series of strong voices from Pacific islands and the Torres Strait fighting for climate justice and survival.

CBAA Webinars

Danny Chifley, 1st May 2019

CBAA is very excited to welcome back representatives of the ACMA to our webinar platform as we look at how we can refine and improve the fantastic service we provide our community with a strengthened knowledge of best practice and compliance.

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.

RTRFM

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.