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Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 13th September 2018

There have been recent changes made to the Broadcasting Services Act related to criteria for assessing applications for and renewals of community radio broadcasting licences. 

Emily Wurramara

Helen Henry, 30th August 2018

The Community Broadcasting Association of Australia (CBAA) is excited to announce that the APRA AMCOS Ambassador joining the lineup for its 2018 national conference is Emily Wurramara.

2018 CBAA Conference

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 19th June 2018

Why diversity in media matters, extended governance session, financial reports + more.

CBAA Webinars

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 18th April 2018

Join the CBAA’s CEO, Jon Bisset, to learn 10 top tips that you can implement now to improve your station’s governance.

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Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 28th February 2018

Comes into effect 14 March 2018.

Court reporting

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 17th January 2018

Did you know there are regulations in regards to certain trials and reporting?

CBAA Webinars

Danny Chifley, 16th November 2017

*Past webinar - click through to view webinar recording*

Why does governance matter? How can it help community broadcasters day to day and in the long term? In this webinar, CBAA CEO Jon Bisset and CMTO CEO Giordana Caputo will guide you through the Community Radio Station Health Check, an online tool recently launched at the 2017 CBAA Conference that helps you gauge the effectiveness of governance at your station.

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Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 14th September 2017

The ACMA releases updated information.


Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 6th September 2017

Hundreds of charities band together demanding action on fundraising reform highlighting how Australia’s fundraising regulations actively work against the huge not-for-profit sector. 

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 18th July 2017

Make sure your station's prepared for your next licence renewal by seeing what's changed in the B66 application form.

CBAA Webinars

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 7th July 2017

*Past webinar* Understanding defamation is critical for anyone involved in community radio, as broadcasting defamatory material can have very serious consequences for station staff and volunteers, and their stations.

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Helen Henry, 19th December 2016

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has approved the transfer of Radio Adelaide's licence.

Annual Review 2015/16

Helen Henry, 20th October 2016

We are pleased to present the CBAA's latest Annual Review and share some highlights from the 2015/16 year.

NSW Department of Fair Trading

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 2nd September 2016

Changes have been made to the association laws in NSW as of 1 September 2016.

AGM Meeting in Progress

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 19th August 2016

Make sure you are prepared and legally-compliant for your next AGM with this handy toolkit.

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Helen Henry, 24th June 2016

The Tasmanian Government has passed a bill the amends duplicate reporting requirements for Incorporated Associations in the State.

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Helen Henry, 1st June 2016

South Australian community stations with charity status are now exempt from reporting separately to the State Government and holding an SA fundraising licence.

CBAA Webinars

Danny Chifley, 22nd March 2016

*Past webinar - click through to view webinar recording*
This webinar will assist individuals serving on the board of their community broadcasting station to ensure that all board members are unified in their purpose and understand their role.

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Helen Henry, 19th August 2015

The CBAA is pleased to announce that it has recently finalised a new PPCA music licensing agreement for CBAA members.

Danny Chifley, 29th April 2015

Community broadcasters registered with the ACNC are reminded to update their charity subtype by 1 July 2015.