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Current and Past City Park Radio’s Newsletters

August 2022

A CLASSICAL ENCOUNTER Recently Launceston had the opportunity to hear one of its own in concert. On a visit back to Launceston in June, Sarah Cabrol-Douat presented a free piano recital of Bach, Hayden, Beethoven and Brahms pieces. Having grown up in Tasmania, Sarah...

July 2022

A LONG TIME COMING Ben from Definitely No Relation is excited to be bringing you a brand new show on Saturday nights, where they'll be spending some time looking at long-form music. From jam bands to prog projects, avant-garde electronica to minimalism at it's finest,...

June 2022

A VERY SPECIAL NIGHT We would like to thank Sheila Hoban and her support crew, and all those that attended a very special night at the Star Theatre for a fundraising screening of Bohemian Rhapsody. A great movie to see on the wide screen with a great sound system. The...

May 2022

Community Radio PLUS App Did you know there are over 450 community radio stations in Australia. City Park Radio is one of them … and now there is another way to listen to your favourite community radio station…. The Community Radio PLUS app. On your smart device,...

April 2022

INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY – April 30 International Jazz Day raises awareness in the international community of the virtues of jazz as a force for peace, unity, dialogue and enhanced cooperation among people, as well as an educational tool. Many governments, civil society...

March 2022

READINGS FROM THE EXAMINER March 12 marks the 180th anniversary of the day The Examiner was first published in Launceston. What started as a weekly newspaper, then twice, and then three times a week, eventually settled as an ongoing daily publication from 1877. The...

February 2022

WELCOME TO THE YEAR OF THE TIGER A PASSION FOR POETRY A new program will start on February 28th at 4pm.  Through to the end of November, Nancy Corbett and friends will pursue their passion for poetry. Each month indulge yourself in a world of stanza, metre, couplets,...

January 2022

MIKE DUNPHY HEADS OUT FOR A LONGER LUNCH Mike first started presenting Friday Long Lunch in October 2001 and yes, 20 years later, Mike has decided to break the routine. Just when he is doing his best work, his last regular Friday program will be December 31. After 20...

December 2021

RADIO PROGRAM MILESTONE – 100 episodes What started as an excuse for friends to talk about films for 28 minutes a week has turned into an excuse to talk critically about films on radio for 28 minutes a week. Perhaps you’ve seen them in the studio at lunch time playing...

November 2021

SURVEYING OUR COMMUNITY One of the needs of City Park Radio is to know who, what, where, how and when our listeners engage or listen to the station. For two weeks from October 25, we are asking our members and listeners to head to their computers, tablets, smart...