Our Newsletters

Current and Past City Park Radio’s Newsletters

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...

Friends of FM – August 2019

HOT SEAT PODCASTS City Park Radio has embarked on a new form of broadcasting with our first podcasts. Requiring an internet connection, a podcast is audio content that is available through a website or media player. Our podcasts are only accessible on our website...

Friends of FM – July 2019

THE BREAKKY CREW Have you ever wondered what the City Park Radio Breakfast Presenters looked like ? Well, for the first time they have gathered together these intrepid early risers for a group photo , so.that our listeners can see for themselves whether the face...

Friends of FM – June 2019

CITY PARK RADIO VOLUNTEERS REWARDED During National Volunteer Week, the City Of Launceston recognised the value of volunteers with their 2019 awards. Two volunteers were especially acknowledged for the time they give to City Park Radio. David Mohr receives a special...

Friends of FM – May 2019

FUNDING FOR COMMUNITY RADIO The 2019 Federal Government’s budget included $19.7 million funding for the community broadcasting sector in the coming financial year. This represents no change to the expected ongoing funding for 2019/20. However, funding for the roll out...

Friends of FM – April 2019

LOCAL SPORT City Park Radio 96.5 and 103.7 FM will be broadcasting local sport again in 2019. We have a huge 35 broadcasts of Tasmanian State League, NAB League footy and NBL1 basketball planned. It's great to have our sponsor Andrew Doyle of  Quadrant & Kings...

Friends of FM – March 2019

TASMANIAN GOVERNMENT assists Community Radio Remember last year The Honourable Michael Ferguson promised and delivered $15,000 to the station. Since receiving the money, the station has been making some improvements to the station. Some of the money has been spent on...

Friends of FM – February 2019

READINGS FROM THE EXAMINER For a long time, City Park Radio has been presenting ‘Readings from The Examiner’, a program which is designed so that people who are visually impaired can be kept informed of happenings in our local community. ‘Readings from the Examiner’...