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Current and Past City Park Radio’s Newsletters

June 2020

For CITY PARK RADIO - LESS is MORE: a homegrown podcast Looking for value in life… What happens when a “mainlander” escapes to Tasmania and looks to connect with local food producers, furniture makers and secondhand gurus. It’s a remarkable journey…. Join Suzanne...

May 2020

CITY PARK RADIO & COVID-19 If you are concerned for our volunteers .. First and foremost, we ask our presenters to stay away if they are not well, have had contact with any one with COVID, caught by government travel or quarantine  restrictions, or wish to stay...

April 2020

SAFETY AT CITY PARK RADIO First of all, thank you to all our volunteers making the effort to remain safe and to keeping programs on air for our listeners. The station has received some very good feedback from listeners and presenters regarding the many CPR programs we...

March 2020

CITY PARK RADIO MUSEUM The radio museum has a lot of quality memorabilia on display in the front rooms of the City Park Cottage with items that date back to the start of the last century. There is a wonderful array of mantle and floor radios plus stereograms and...

February 2020

COMMUNITY RADIO AND BUSHFIRES Several community radio stations, some of which asked not to be named, have told radioinfo that members have resigned or taken time off due to exhaustion. In one case broadcasters were on air while their houses were burning down. 2EAR in...

Friends of FM – January 2020

THE CITY PARK RADIO XMAS BBQ GLEE CLUB WISH YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR ......more photos below SUNDAY RADIO PROGRAMS Some slight tweaks are being made to the weekend line up from January. On Sundays, there is some program movement to better reflect the weekend scheduling on...

Friends of FM – December 2019

RADIO DOCUMENTARY SERIES The 2019 National Features and Documentary Series, under production since May this year, is now available to listen online and broadcasting on Australian community radio stations. This is the sixth installment of the annual showcase that...

Friends of FM – November 2019

THE LION GOATS Artist, writer and creator (and CPR member) Royce Pentaghast has produced another radio series for City Park Radio. "Lion Goats” is a ten part cowboy and western radio serial set in the year 1909. A group of lawmen, criminals and civilians are sent to...

Friends of FM – October 2019

CITY PARK RADIO DOING OUR BIT Earlier this year, a day-long music festival was held along the North-west Coast at Turner’s Beach, featuring several Tasmanian artists. One such artist was Claire Anne Taylor, who travelled down from her home near Wynyard to play, and...

Friends of FM – September 2019

A FOUNDING MEMBER returns to City Park Radio During August, the community came together to celebrate peace at the Tamar Valley Peace Festival, and one of the keynote events involved Dr Simon Longstaff, AO, speaking to an enthralled audience about “Peace, Integrity and...