September 2020

INDUCTION TRAINING – September 5 Each quarter, the station holds its induction session for new volunteers. It gives a very good insight into community radio the rules and regulations of broadcasting especially as it applies to City Park Radio. It also outlines...

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 – 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’...

Friends of FM – January 2019

RADIO NOWHERE Radio Nowhere started in November 2009. Chris Sayer thought that Bruce Springsteen’s song “Radio Nowhere” was a great name for a radio show. Of course Chris never asked for Bruce’s permission, but Chris was sure Bruce wouldn’t mind –...