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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. 


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.

Adam Westaway and Peta Murphy Labor candidate for Dunkley

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 14th May 2019

Dunkley candidate Peta Murphy has told RPP FM’s Matt and Adam show that although exhausted by the campaigning, she is genuinely honoured to be standing for the seat of Dunkley.

Zoe Brain interviews Stephen Wentworth for the Nationals

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 14th May 2019

Zoe Brain, 15, a presenter and youth reporter at ZgenFM (Southern Highlands, NSW) has been busy recently, reaching out to her local candidates in the seat of Whitlam.

Volunteering Australia

CBAA Communications, 13th May 2019

Volunteering Australia, the national peak body for volunteering in the Australian community, has written to the major parties asking them to outline their commitments on volunteering in the lead up to the Federal Election on 18 May 2019.


CBAA Communications, 8th May 2019

The ALP has stated they will formally recognise the benefits of advocacy by charities and not-for-profits.

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.

RPP FM - Adam, Matt and Greg Hunt MP

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 3rd May 2019

Flinders MP Greg Hunt visited the RPP FM studios in Mornington this morning, joining presenters Matt and Adam on air.

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.

CBAA Communications, 2nd May 2019

The Community Media Training Organisation (CMTO) are inviting Expressions of Interest from trainers to participate in our Pre-Assessment Quality Assurance Process and Post-Assessment Validation of various accredited course materials.

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.

CBAA Communications, 1st May 2019

The Community Media Training Organisation (CMTO) are inviting Expressions of Interest from trainers and course developers to design and write new Management Pathways workshops for their 2019/2020 round.

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.


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.