Latest News from ABC Friends Northern Tablelands

Recent developments for the ABC - message from Cassandra Parkinson (ABC Friends National President)

ABC Friends has welcomed the Federal government’s 2022 budget for the ABC as an important first step in restoring the...

Northern Tablelands branch 2022 AGM

The 2022 AGM for the Northern Tablelands branch of the ABC Friends will be held at 6:15pm at Kent House...

Reminder - ABC Friends 2022 public talk with Robyn Williams

The local branch of ABC Friends (Northern Tablelands) will be hosting a talk by Dr Robyn Williams at the Armidale...

Robyn Williams speaking at the Armidale Bowling Club, 6:30pm Oct 12

ABC Friends 2022 public talk with Robyn Williams (October 12)

Poor ABC radio reception? ... Have you tried the internet?

Poor radio reception on the Northern Tablelands, particularly for Radio National, has been discussed in previous posts.  But as a...

ABC Friends (Northern Tablelands) quarterly meeting, 5:30pm on 11 August

The August meeting of the ABC Friends (Northern Tablelands) will be held at Kent House, 5:30 to 7:00pm on Thursday...

Independent media for the public good can't be taken for granted

For a democracy to function effectively, those in power have to be accountable to those who vote them in.  This...

Current Solutions for Reception Issues

Current Solutions Poor television and radio reception can be partially resolved by use of the Australian Government’s Viewer Access Satellite...

ABC Broadcast Strength in the Northern Tablelands

Do you have problems receiving ABC Radio or Television broadcasts where you live?

Whistleblowing - An act of public broadcasting?

Whistleblower is a term which refers to those who call out illegitimate activity.  Contexts vary in which this might occur,...