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2014 Alice Springs Masters Games

Another great day of the Masters Games todays sports Lawn Bowls, Ten Pin Bowling and Baseball. Check out all the characters

2014 Alice Springs Master’s Games!

The 2014 Master’s Games has officially kicked off! The CAAMA Radio crew have been travelling around Alice Springs to various sporting events with their cameras. Today included the Softball, Basketball, Cricket, Hockey and Tennis.

Keep up to date with photos of the Masters Games by following our website and our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/caama.alicesprings

BHP to fund Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in STEM program.

Marian-headshot Sept 2014

BHP Billiton Foundation to fund Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) program.

Marian Heard, Director of Indigenous STEM education at CSIRO told CAAMA Radio it’s important that there is Aboriginal and Torres Strait islanders broaden their career opportunities through technology related courses.

Indigenous Marathon Project Squad named for the 2014 New York Marathon.


The 2014 Indigenous Marathon Project Squad has now been named for the upcoming New York Marathon in November. Robert de Castella and the IMP team have selected 10 athletes to run in the worlds biggest marathon. Talking on CAAMA Radio Rob and four of the athletes Ruth Wallace, Adrian Dodson – Shaw, Elsie Belphina Seriat and Harold Matthew talk about their journey and what it means to be apart of the IMP project.


Oombulgurri community in Western Australia forcibly evicted for demolition!!!

In Western Australia where the State Government wants to start demolition on the Oombulgurri Community where community members were forcibly evicted.

Speaking on CAAMA Radio Tammy Solonec who is the Indigenous people’s rights manager at Amnesty International to tell us all about it.

RIBS crew on Black Star

The CAAMA RIBS crew in Northern Peninsula Area Queensland pumped out a deadly show across the Black Star Network while attending the Remote Indigenous Media Festival.

Welcome to Country – NPA

16th National Remote Indigenous Media Festival officially welcomed by Northern Peninsula Area.

Outback to the Coast


CAAMA’s Remote Broadcasters are on a journey from the Desert to the Sea travelling to the Remote Idigenous Festival

Viral hepatitis impacting Indigenous communities around the world.

James Ward - Baker IDI caama photo

In a world first indigenous people have travelledl to Central Australia to discuss  viral hepatitis and how it is  impacting indigenous communities on a global scale.James Ward from  Baker IDI talks to Lorena Walker on Strong Voices CAAMA Radio.

More cuts to Education programs and Aboriginal employment.



Aboriginal nurses and midwives have called on the Federal Government to reconsider cuts to University Scholarship programs. Speaking on CAAMA Radio the President of the Congress of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and Midwives Shane Mohor shares his concerns about what impact it will have towards closing the gap.

Spitfires win 2014 Barkly AFL Grand Final against Elliot Hawks.

Tennant Creek put on a show at the 2014 Barkly AFL Grand Final where the Sporties Spitfires took home the premiership flag against the Elliot Hawks.

2014 Bush Bands Bash Rocks the Alice

The 2014 Bush Bands Bash was a big success starting off with a showcase from the Desert Divas a unique program of workshops in song writing and performance skills for aspiring young Aboriginal female musicians. There were six bands performing from six different communities. The bands for this year’s line up were Barkly Boys, Kiwirrkurra Band, Musgrave, North Tanami Band and Rayella with special guests Running Water and Blekbala Mujik. CAAMA Radio broadcast live so many could listen from home while others enjoyed the sounds from Snow Kenna Park.