Month: May 2014

Community Radio is Safe… For Now!

Tonight, the Federal Budget was released and in there was the funding for community broadcasting The CBAA last week notified SACBA, and all community radio stations, that the Community Broadcasting Program has been identified within the National Commission of Audit Report as one of the Commonwealth grant programs they recommended to be abolished. Well after

Community Radio at Risk from Audit Cuts

The CBAA notified us late last week that the Community Broadcasting Program has been identified within the National Commission of Audit Report as one of the Commonwealth grant programs recommended to be abolished. In plain language, the audit report appears to recommend that all funding from the Commonwealth Government Department of Communications to community broadcasting