Tag Archives: CityPark Radio

Friends of FM – November 2017

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LAUNCESTON POETRY CUP We have another winner … Not to be outdone by Nancy Corbett last year, Howard Kaplan fronted up to the mic at the 2017 Launceston Poetry Cup. The Cup is the signature event for the Tasmanian Poetry Festival and an one minute poem that garners the most applause wins. Howard confesses he is […]

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Friends of FM – September 2017

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THE END OF AN ERA AT CITY PARK RADIO After 20 years of Sunday Breakfast, Ken Brooks has handed in his Sunday keys. A sterling effort with early morning starts on nearly every Sunday morning. Well-liked and with a good following, we remember Tony Jarvis from Becks sponsoring the station for a couple of years, […]

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Friends of FM – August 2017

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WELCOME OUR NEW PRESENTERS City Park Radio Multicultural Unit held a small function to introduce the community and families to the new Afghan Youth program on the station, hosted by Zahra, Madineh, Tayebeh and Saeideh. As with any welcome, there needs to be a cake to cut … thank you Luigi for the retro radio […]

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Friends of FM – July 2017

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COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT SURVEY City Park Radio has received the results of the recent survey and it shows we are meeting the needs and expectations of our listeners across our broad range of programs. At various times, the station tries to appeal to many sections of the community and a huge majority of respondents  agree. While […]

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Friends of FM – June 2017

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COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT SURVEY A big thank you to everyone who took the time to complete the online survey for City Park Radio. The deadline was extended to the 5th of May and the results will be known in early June. This survey is more qualitative than many other surveys and it will be interesting to […]

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Friends of FM – April 2017

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HARMONY DAY Several multicultural broadcasters broadcast live from Prince’s Square for the annual City of Launceston Harmony Day. Organised with UTAS, CityProm and the Migrant Resource Centre, the day was fun, food, music and, most of all, harmony. City Park Radio was proud to showcase the many nationalities living in our area. Umi, Wei, Elena, […]

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Friends of FM – March 2017

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HARMONY DAY 2017 – Everyone Belongs City Park Radio is recognising Harmony Day this year with a special live broadcast from the Launceston celebration in Princes Square. Together with the local Migrant Resource Centre, The University of Tasmania and Cityprom, a Community Harmony Day will be held in Princes Square on Saturday 25th March, from […]

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Friends of FM – February 2017

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FESTIVALE 2017 It’s February and Festivale takes over City Park for the north’s premier food, wine and entertainment event. Listen into the Breakfast Show 6-10 Feb for your chance to win a double pass to Festivale. Hopefully the questions will not be too hard to answer. Each day a double pass will be given away […]

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Friends of FM – December 2016

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LAUNCESTON CHRISTMAS PARADE Once again, City Park Radio took to the streets to welcome in the Christmas season as part of the Apex Club’s Christmas Parade. Maureen & Les Martin provided something in the tradition of red for the  parade to carry the young ‘uns who couldn’t walk. The red mustangs in their shiny delight […]

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Friends of FM – November2016

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CITY PARK RADIO HOUSE BAND The City Park Radio House Band has had its first practice session in Studio D. Dan Stephens, Fiona Brown, Chris Sayer and  Terry Neal .. ….marvel how Terry reads music upside down. Just how much musical talent is there at CPR .. to join them, contact Dan Stephens. Pic. Jim […]

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