The crew from 8CCC radio will be at this years Desert Harmony festival to launch Tennant Creek’s exciting new branch of 8CCC Community Radio Inc. To celebrate this new venture, there will be a scrumptous community breakfast held at the brand new BAT cafe, where all community members are encouraged to come along for a chat over a delicious coffee and breakfast.
8CCC gratefully acknowledges financial support from the Community Broadcasting Foundation and the Community Benefit Fund NT to purchase equipment essential to reconnect Tennant Creek for broadcasting and to purchase equipment for the Tennant Creek studio. 8CCC also acknowledges the support from CAAMA, Barkly Regional Arts, The Tennant Creek Training Centre, and local businesses all of which have contributed to re-establishing 8CCC in Tennant Creek. A big thanks to all!
Festival goers are welcome to check out the new station facilities, and ask 8CCC staff about the great range of programs that are soon to be broadcast from Tennant Creek. The radio station will feature a diverse range of multi-cultural content from the Barkly region, music, stories, poetry, community events and news. Tune in each day during the Desert Harmony Festival to 102.1FM for regular festival updates, interviews with artists, musicians, and community members, and live performances from artists featured at the festival.
Festival goers are also welcome to take part in 8CCC’s radio project Many Voices One Place, to record your story as to why you choose to make Tennant Creek your home. For more information check out http://8ccc.com.au/many-voices-one-place/ or chat with one of the 8CCC staff.