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Friends of FM – March 2018

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CPR LISTENER RISES EARLY TO WIN NATIONAL GUITAR COMPETITION Stephen McCarthy likes an early cuppa and listening to Good Morning Country on City Park Radio between 5-6am weekdays. Imagine his surprise when he won the competition for a guitar signed by the 2017 Golden Guitars winners. Kevin “Walshy” Walsh from GMC  personally presented the guitar. Stephen […]

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Friends of FM – January 2018

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 WISHING EVERYONE HAPPY LISTENING IN 2018   YOUR CONTRIBUTIONS MORPHED INTO THREE CHRISTMAS HAMPERS. The first winner with no encouragement to find the only ticket she purchased was Brooke Maloy – the next winner who remembered their new phone number was one of our latest to join City Park Radio was Peter Carrel … and […]

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Friends of FM – December 2017

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Whatever season you celebrate at this time of year, we wish you the best of times with family and friends or just enjoy listening to City Park Radio.     THE MISADVENTURES OF AGNETHA DEVEAUX The Misadventures of Agnetha Deveaux is a new fantasy mystery series coming to City Park Radio in December. A freelance […]

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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 – 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 – May 2017

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TRANSLATOR MAST & HUT  As you can see, the mast has been erected, the antenna and microwave dish installed and the compound has been fenced… and of course the power has been connected. Ian Campbell has advised the installation of transmitter and STL receive equipment has been completed. Test transmissions are not too far away. […]

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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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