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Katrina Hughes, 16th December 2019

At the end of 2017, the then Treasurer, the Hon Scott Morrison MP, asked the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) to conduct an inquiry into digital platforms.

CBAA Webinars

Danny Chifley, 16th December 2019

*Past webinar, click through to watch recording.*

With the nation in the grip of one of the worst bushfire seasons on record, our webinar will look at the vital role community radio plays in broadcasting emergency information.

Katrina Hughes, 13th December 2019

Could your station provide essential information radio programs, like readings from local newspapers, to serve people in your community with a print disability?


Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 13th December 2019

2019 has been a busy year for the CBAA, working with Government and across all parties to strengthen support for community broadcasting.

Read on for some recent updates and key plans for 2020.

Katrina Hughes, 13th December 2019

Felicia Foxx is the Realist Tiddah of Sydney, balancing her role as the First Nations Queen of Oxford Street with her role as the presenter of Making Tracks, weekday afternoons on Koori Radio 93.7FM.

Hitsville USA - Motown Headquarters

Sharmaine Spencer, 11th December 2019

Look back at one of the most iconic times in music history over 8 parts.

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Emma Ramsay, 9th December 2019

A First Nations Digital Radio Special Broadcast

Mitch Fuller, 9th December 2019

Music Moving the Metro Chart


Katrina Hughes, 9th December 2019

Charles Sturt University and the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia have announced two new members will join their partnership news service National Radio News.

Katrina Hughes, 6th December 2019

On 3 December 2019 the Australian Media and Communications Authority (ACMA) announced a deeming determination that will allow Edge Radio to provide a DAB+ digital radio service in Hobart.

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Katrina Hughes, 6th December 2019

Are you a community radio broadcaster or station? Join the mailing list to receive First Sounds, a compilation of new and emerging First Nations musicians.

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Sharmaine Spencer, 4th December 2019

Step Away from the Car is a series of 10 segments that get listeners thinking about using more 'active' choices when it comes to transport, choices that require us stepping away from the car.  

Mitch Fuller, 2nd December 2019

Music Moving the Metro Chart

Katrina Hughes, 2nd December 2019

Welcome to the December 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.

Shellie Morris

Katrina Hughes, 29th November 2019

The deadline for First Nations artists to be considered for the inaugural First Sounds compilation, due out early 2020, has been extended to Saturday 14 December 2019.

Mike Goodwin - Live in the Room

Sharmaine Spencer, 27th November 2019

Join Mike Goodwin for an intimate performance and chat with local Western Australian artists. 

Mitch Fuller, 25th November 2019

Music Moving the Metro Chart

Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, 20th November 2019

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has updated the form (B66) used by permanent community broadcasters to renew their licences.

Katrina Hughes, 19th November 2019

Now available to listen online and broadcasting on Australian community radio stations is the sixth instalment of CBAA’s National Features and Documentary Series, an annual showcase of new work by Australian community radio producers.

Mitch Fuller, 18th November 2019

Music Moving the Metro Chart