NEMBC | radioinfo


NEMBC wins the 2020 Excellence In Media Award

Thursday 17 December, 2020

The Victorian Multicultural Commission (VMC) has given the Excellence in Media Award  to the National Ethnic and Multicultural Broadcasters’ Council (NEMBC) for their “…brave step venturing into unknown territory, initiating the unthinkable by starting the Multilingual News Service (MNS) as a response to the COVID 19 pandemic.”

Multicultural AFL show reaches a milestone

Wednesday 23 September, 2020

The Multicultural AFL Football TV Panel Show celebrates its 50th episode this Thursday evening.
The TV program combines with radio podcast productions and distribution across TV, radio and digital platforms and has been on-air since 2018 with the assistance of Community Television (C31), the AFL and the Community Broadcasting Foundation.

Daily COVID-19 bulletins for Victorian Ethnic Communities

Thursday 10 September, 2020

Seven Victorian ethnic communities will receive daily news bulletins regarding COVID-19, in their own language, broadcast on their local community radio station from next week.
As Victoria continues to struggle with Covid, the state government has provided funding to the National Ethnic Multicultural Broadcasters Council (NEMBC) to deliver reliable information in different languages in response to the coronavirus pandemic’s ‘second wave’ to ensure official announcements including health warnings and updates are accessible.

The free multilingual news service on COVID 19 will continue twice a week

Sunday 05 July, 2020

The NEMBC Multilingual News Service about COVID 19 will continue as a report available twice a week.

No Gangsters in Paradise wins Walkley Award

Wednesday 17 June, 2020

In a virtual ceremony, due to the Corona Virus, the Mid Year Walkley Awards were held tonight.

The mid-year celebration entries are peer-judged and winners are selected on the basis of journalistic excellence. All the entries shine a light on great Australian journalism in their categories.

Mahmood Fazal and Rebecca Metcalf won the Media Diversity Australia award for their podcast “No Gangsters in Paradise

Multicultural AFL coverage is back for the 2020 season restart

Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Community Radio presenters take to Television and Radio in a unique collaboration to present NEMBC MEDIA’s weekly Multicultural AFL TV Panel Show, radio podcasts and the 8 language AFL diversity newscasts covering the AFL’s 21 week 2020 season.

The Antenna Award finalist and winner of the CBAA’s Best Online Content, the Multicultural AFL Football TV Panel Show and radio podcast is back for the restart of the footy season with over 1 million listeners /viewers.

NEMBC starts national news service for multicultural communities during the COVID-19 crisis

Tuesday 05 May, 2020

NEMBC MEDIA has started a National Multilingual News Service (MNS) and is producing daily news bulletins in 6 languages with plans for expansion
Currently the service is in Spanish, Hindi, Arabic, Punjabi, Pacific Islander English and Mandarin with plans to include Indonesian, Vietnamese and an Asian English program this week.

Important disability information will reach refugee and humanitarian communities via a new radio campaign

Tuesday 21 April, 2020

The National Ethnic Disability Alliance has partnered with the National Disability Insurance Agency  to launch a new radio project.
The Community Radio Engagement Project was introduced after new data revealed that despite the high level of disability needs within the refugee and humanitarian entrants’ communities, the access rate to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) remains relatively low.
The Radio Project will run for 12 weeks and aim to: 

NEMBC proposes a national multicultural news service

Friday 03 April, 2020

The National Ethnic and Multicultural Broadcasters Council (NEMBC) is seeking support and funding from Government and non-Government sources to establish a Multilingual News Service (MNS) for ethnic community radio.
NEMBC Executive Officer Russell Anderson says, “The NEMBC is concerned that non-English speaking people during this coronavirus pandemic are not receiving the necessary news and health information that is important to containing this pandemic.”

NEMBC make COVID19 csa's available in 44 languages

Tuesday 31 March, 2020

The NEMBC is making a number of CSA’s on COVID-19 available to ethnic radio and community broadcasters in 44 languages.
Executive Ofifcer of the NEMBC, Russell Anderson, says, “Thanks to the Queensland Government and 4EB Brisbane’s full-time ethnic station the NEMBC can make available audio Community Service Announcements (CSA's) in 44 different languages.”


Subscribe to RSS - NEMBC
radioinfo ABN: 87 004 005 109  P O Box 6430 North Ryde NSW 2113 Australia.  |  All content © 1996-2021. All Rights Reserved.