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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- From the desert to the sea: Tjintu Desert Band visit the beach in Arnhem Land ahead of their set at Garma Festival... http://t.co/ZhyvxZbPSd about 18 hours ago from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- I posted 84 photos on Facebook in the album "Alice Springs Pride Carnival 2015" http://t.co/QlQDj8wyFx about 22 hours ago from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- CAAMA engaging http://t.co/wHvnyGJuz2 08:17:01 AM August 01, 2015 from iOS ReplyRetweetFavorite
- On ya Goodesy! http://t.co/OGHjpRgWph 09:54:45 PM July 30, 2015 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Why are we still living in denial?? http://t.co/s8Lrv48fOQ 06:35:02 PM July 30, 2015 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- I posted 17 photos on Facebook in the album "Rnb Superstar Ashanti drops into CAAMA Radio" http://t.co/nNUTcVzRDi 06:15:33 PM July 30, 2015 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Why is being proud of your Culture and Identity an insult....????? http://t.co/5iee4Ckm1M 10:59:22 AM July 30, 2015 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- R&B Superstar Ashanti to perform in Alice Springs. Rnb Superstar Ashanti will be in the Red Centre as part of... http://t.co/Q7CpSsPYjl 10:23:07 AM July 30, 2015 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Adam Goodes racist bullying, NIMAs highlights, Ntaria team at Road Rescue Challenge, and Knitting Nannas take on... http://t.co/OcuHB295Ob 04:31:47 PM July 29, 2015 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Adam Goodes and Lewis Jetta are real heroes on and off the field. They deserve better. http://t.co/7yxzYrgq3l 12:48:47 PM July 29, 2015 from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- BamFest 2015
BamFest 2015 presented by Barkly Reginal Arts’ Winajjikari Music Centre was a big success this year with a celebration of Aboriginal Music from the Barkly region with special guests. The line up this year included the amazing sounds of The Barkly Diva’s, Barkly Boys, Rayella WMC Allstars and other acts. There was a great community atmosphere with families enjoying the live music and yummy food.
- Barkly Divas Rock at Harmony Festival 2015
Oh what a day of song dance and total talent at a live performance of the Barkly Divas at the Tennant Creek Desert Harmony Festival 2015….Powerful song and voices flowed across the crowd that gathered to be entertained.
- Light’s Camera Action Divas!
Pride performers entertained the crowds at the festival, showcasing the talents of singing, dancing, strutting and drag-queening!
- Camp Dogs Dress To Impress
A highlight of this years Alice Springs Pride Carnival was the camp dog fashion show. Check out some of the outfits!
- Alice Springs Celebrates 3rd Pride Carnivale
The 2015 Alice Springs Pride Carnival is back, bigger, brighter and more fabulous than ever! In its third year, the pride carnival is an annual, not-for-profit organisation which recognises and celebrates LGBTIQ sister girl and brother boy communities across Australia.
The aim of fair day is to bridge isolation and distance and help establish strong, positive and visible reflection of our LGBTIQ community.
As one of the sponsors, CAAMA Radio headed down to Snow Kenna Park to broadcast the day.