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Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 17th October 2019

The ACMA is inviting applications for an analog community radio broadcasting licence in Mount Barker, SA

CBAA Webinars

Danny Chifley, 1st May 2019

*Past webinar, click through to watch recording.*

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.

Courtney Barnett says Keep Community Radio

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, CBAA, 22nd January 2019

In 2018, government inquiries served as opportunities to highlight community broadcasting as a vital layer in the Australian music industry.


Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 18th December 2018

Read the last update on several key areas of focus for the CBAA's recent policy submissions, sector leadership initiatives and government relations efforts, as well as looking briefly to what's in store in 2019.


Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 18th December 2018

The CBAA, as the sector organisation representing the majority of community radio licensees, is responsible for coordinating the Community Radio Broadcasting Codes of Practice review. The review will continue in 2019.


Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 3rd October 2018

Get the latest update on recent policy submissions and government relations efforts the CBAA has made on behalf of the community broadcasting sector. 


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.

Microphone in studio

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.

Marriage Postal Vote

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.