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Radiothon rallies the troops

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Fifteen arrested in Brisbane protest

Police say they have arrested fifteen people following protest activity in Brisbane CBD this morning.

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Interview with Felix Riebl from the Cat Empire

One of the most danceable outfits in the lineup, The Cat Empire make a welcome return to Bluesfest 2021 with their infectious, genre-embracing anthems and a world-class, awe-inspiring show. Last week Seven caught up with co-founder, band leader and principal songwriter, Felix Riebl, from his lockdown hidey hole in Melbourne.

Dog off-leash parks coming to Tweed

Tweed Shire Council is seeking feedback from the community on off-leash dog parks at Bray Park and Banora Point. ‘The...

I’m with you Mandy…

Dominica Coulthurst, Knockrow I’m with you Mandy... all the way. Thanks so much for your Soapbox message last week. Always love...

There’s a Byron Shire north?

Jenny Mansfield, Ocean Shores I received a calendar via letterbox drop from Alan Hunter ‘Vote 1 for Byron Shire Council’. They...

Saddle Road land snapped up for $10m

A picturesque property in Brunswick Heads that was once slated to become an eco-village may become a light industrial precinct after the owners sold it to a developer for $10 million. 

Cyclist dies in collision after refusing police request to stop – Casino

A cyclist has died following a collision with a vehicle after police asked him to stop.

Pictured (from left) at Sunday's Radiothon are: presenters Sister Michael, Lilith, Sister Tess and performing Hula Hoop Dancers.
Pictured (from left) at Sunday’s Radiothon are: presenters Sister Michael, Lilith, Sister Tess and performing Hula Hoop Dancers. Photo: Liz Hind

The Bay FM Experience Radiothon ended with a colourful live-to-air event on Sunday (August 25) in the Byron Theatre with radio you could see and experience.

While Bay FM management have not done all the number crunching as yet, the volume of listener subscriptions will ensure that Bay FM continues broadcasting independent radio to our vibrant community in the coming year.

 


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South East Queensland lockdown continues for another five days

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