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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- New test for depression in older Aboriginal people. http://t.co/PcdWo6oN5n about 7 hours ago from web ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Uluru traditional owner says "enough is enough ". http://t.co/tVsP26Evmw about 22 hours ago from web ReplyRetweetFavorite
- RT @melissadoyle: A busy day ahead for the rangers #royaltouraus http://t.co/4KbkqGbAHR 01:47:22 PM April 22, 2014 from web ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Centralian Students meet the Royals #RoyalTourAus #OnlyOnCAAMA http://t.co/0ydYgdvGr2 01:46:51 PM April 22, 2014 from web ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Town Camp residents challenge grog laws again ! http://t.co/9bJDoFQQw0 06:47:45 PM April 17, 2014 from web ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Territory breakaway MLA's tell why they walked........listen on CAAMA Radio http://t.co/CsI6v1yifA 01:20:34 PM April 17, 2014 from web ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Tune into strong voices live with Alison Anderson, Larisa Lee & Francis Xavier. Photo by NITV #RebelStrongVoices http://t.co/kTi37ZsSvA 11:39:56 AM April 17, 2014 from web ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Mental health expert discusses control... and how it can impact ! http://t.co/7hyW8zRn7H http://t.co/DcWKzxn2ad 04:18:47 PM April 16, 2014 from web ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Founder of Australia's First Nations denies accusation that the party is racist ! http://t.co/LOUL7FIdc6 http://t.co/6N8VIngCkw 03:14:25 PM April 15, 2014 from web ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Founder of Australia's First Nations denies accusation that the party is racist ! http://t.co/LOUL7FIdc6 01:28:06 PM April 15, 2014 from web ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Jack Charles vs The Crown……round 2 on CAAMA !
Jack is well credentialed to share his thoughts on British royalty having spent many years behind bars … at her Majesty’s pleasure.
- New test for depression in older Aboriginal people.
The creators of a new culturally acceptable screening tool which helps diagnose depression in older aboriginal people believe that it will allow the start of new processes in diagnosing a range of other mental health issues.
University of Western Australia’s Winthrop Professor Osvaldo Almeida says he expects the tool will be useful to medical professionals and others who are working in remote areas.
- Uluru traditional owner says “enough is enough”.
Suggestions by the Federal Government that it will seek commercial adventures at both Uluru and Kakadu National Parks- including more camping options and seasonal visitor fees has angered Uluru traditional owner and Elder Bob Randall who says “enough is enough”.
- The royal visit…….eyes of the world will be focussed on Uluru.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are coming to the Centre to visit one of he worlds natural wonders Uluru. While staying at the Rock the Royal Couple will be able to experience the special magic that Uluru has to offer.
One Territorian who will have the chance to meet with with future King and Queen of England is Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Matt Conlan who shares his excitement with CAAMA broadcaster Damien Williams.
- Students Meet With Royals
It’s a chance of a life time to meet the royal family. Three lucky Centralian students will get the chance to do just that!
The three students from Central Australia will get the chance to get up close and personal with the royal couple. Alessandra Pecorari, Alice Springs local girl from Centralian Senior Collage expressed her excitement!
Justin Fenwick sat down with Alessandra a head of her meeting Wills and Kate.