About CAAMA Radio 8-kin FM
The CAAMA Radio network is an FM and online service which broadcasts Aboriginal radio to remote and regional Australia via satellite and to the world over the internet 24/7. The satellite footprint of the CAAMA satellite service is available to 2/3 of the country, we broadcast on 23 of our own transmitters 149 remote indigenous transmitters and approximately 35 self help transmitters on mine sites and roadhouses across outback and regional Australia with a listening audience in excess of 400,000 people.
Our programming is presented by a staff of 11 full time broadcasters, producers and trainees; we have a strong commitment to training with everyone undertaking training to certificate level. Our programming is in made up of language programs in 4 different indigenous languages from central Australia and English. We have a news service focusing on all indigenous issues, comprising 5 bulletins a day and a 1 hour current affairs program 5 days a week. We are the only station doing a regular indigenous news and current affairs service.
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- Here's our weekly news wrap: Central Australia one step closer to having a nuclear waste dump, NT Labor promises... https://t.co/EkFRo88LBw 06:01:58 PM February 05, 2016 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- CEO of The Torch, Mr Kent Morris talks with CAAMA Radio https://t.co/ZGH6rwXMC4 02:00:16 PM February 05, 2016 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Boundary Street history reveals a dark past https://t.co/qju9Y8VI2f 10:27:48 AM February 05, 2016 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- in the land of my fathers before me...classic country ! https://t.co/aZgDTxy7Be https://t.co/Z27vAAvf70 06:35:08 PM February 04, 2016 from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- in the land of my fathers before me................. https://t.co/rOwoCkVKfn 06:32:13 PM February 04, 2016 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- BabaKiueria.revisited ...30 years on but same. same . same . https://t.co/6MYJuE9Bew https://t.co/O2tAb3FTbu 05:25:50 PM February 04, 2016 from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
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- CLASSIC mockumentary still resonates ! https://t.co/zVDYaSpBJG https://t.co/tT9JWKYntD 07:01:53 PM February 03, 2016 from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Awabakal women fear for their sacred site ! https://t.co/TeXNZMstYZ https://t.co/iiHgmsz4OL 04:46:29 PM February 03, 2016 from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Melbourne based social commentator Celeste Liddle says she doesn’t understand why people feel the need to paint... https://t.co/n4teYvWxMv 04:37:41 PM February 03, 2016 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- February 5 News Wrap
Here’s our weekly news wrap: Central Australia one step closer to having a nuclear waste dump, NT Labor promises $100 million for a National Indigenous Art Gallery, world famous Kangaroo Sanctuary set for expansion, and Sheffield Shield to return to Alice Springs in March. Lorena Walker brings you the latest.
- The Brothers are back for 2016!
The Brothers are back on CAAMA Radio for 2016. On first show back for the Brothers we decided to take a look at the new year to discuss where we taking the show in 2016.
We were joined by Joe Williams who is no stranger to CAAMA Radio to discuss being recognised as citizen of the year in the NSW town of Wagga Wagga.
The Brothers also had the Gman who was recently recognised as Centralian Citizen of the Year 2016.
- Well awaited change… Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander inmates now able to sell their artwork from Prison!
CEO of The Torch, Kent Morris spoke to CAAMA Radio yesterday about the change that will help many Aboriginal and Islander inmates.
The Torch project was developed to encourage Indigenous and Islander inmates to learn more of their culture and their families. Morris says it is important for Aboriginal and Islander inmates to be able to practice their culture and acquire new skills which they will be able to put into practice on release.
- Damien Williams makes an important trip down an “Old Country road “
- Boundary Street history reveals a dark past
photo courtesy of Brisbane Blacks…..
Across to Brisbane where an Aboriginal rights campaigner has revealed the history associated with the name of a prominent local street and why it remains an important part of history.
Brisbane Aboriginal Elder Sam Watson says while he is proud of his hometown but the name Boundary Street goes deep into Australia’s history and non-Indigenous Australians need to know and accept what took place.