community television

Advocacy Wrap-Up 1 24

Frieda Lee, 27th March 2024

It’s been a busy few weeks for sector advocacy. The CBAA has met with over 50 politicians to build support for Roadmap 2033. We made important submissions, in particular advocating for the role of community radio in the providing news services.

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Frieda Lee, 26th March 2024

The Community Broadcasting Association of Australia (CBAA) welcomes the passing of legislation that guarantees community television will stay on air and gives Channel 31 Melbourne and Geelong and Channel 44 Adelaide greater certainty for the future.

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Amy Leiper, 12th August 2021

CTV+ launches as a website, available now via, and has both Android and iOS versions in development for future release in early 2022. The service will enable viewers to watch both stations’ live linear broadcast feeds as well as being able to catch up on over 20 locally produced community TV programs, with plans to double its content offering over the next six months

hfriedlander, 23rd June 2021

Until at least 30 June 2024.

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hfriedlander, 14th December 2016

Community TV stations have welcomed the decision by the Minister for Communications, Mitch Fifield to extend their broadcast licences for another six months.

enadmin, 1st October 2014

The 2014 Antenna Awards will be held on Wednesday, 1 October at the Deakin Edge at Melbourne's Federation Square.

enadmin, 10th September 2014

The Minister for Communications Malcolm Turnbull has today announced that community television stations will only be licensed until the end of 2015.

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enadmin, 21st July 2014

The Australian Community Television Alliance has kicked off a campaign calling for Minister for Communications Malcolm Turnbull to Commit To Community TV.

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enadmin, 3rd June 2014

Leveraging the power of communities is a social media guide for community TV broadcasters. The guide is an initiative of C31 Melbourne, on behalf of the CTV sector. It was funded by the Community Broadcasting Foundation.

enadmin, 27th November 2012

The CBF are looking for an additional member to join the TV Grants Advisory Committee (TVGAC).