Radio Activity Newsletter

 

 Take a look at what’s been happening at Life FM 100.1

click on Newsletter_Feb14 to open an Adobe pdf file

 

New Board Member

21 March 2014

Gavin Brett has joined the Board of Life FM. Gavin has experience in both ministry and marketting and is a welcome addition to our cadre of volunteers

Streaming Radio

7 February 2014

You can now enjoy Life FM 100.1 anywhere, any time.

Life FM 100.1 is now streaming live. To access the stream go to the Life FM Live caption and then click in the streaming link

Annual General Meeting

31 October 2013

The Annual General Meeting was  held on Thursday 31 October 2013 .

The Board was returned for another year of service

The Life FM Supporters Dinner

18th September 2013

The Supporters Dinner will be a  Christmas Party at the Old Crago Mill on 28th November 2013. The Candle sticks will return for the Charity auction segment.

This venue offers some diverse attractions that our supporters can interact with while celebrating.

RSVP to Carol Lewington by 21st November please email  lifefm@life-fm.com.au or phone Carol  63311568 or Life FM 63344814

Tickets at the door

Life FM 100.1 has a new email address

6th September 2013

our contact point by email has changed, it is now lifefm@life-fm.com.au

Annual General Meeting getting closer

3rd August 2013

Yes the 31st October approaches, this is the time for you to plan how you can help Life FM, come along to the meeting to show your support, but better still, decide to join in and become part of the Board of Management or the Programming Committee or both

Annual General Meeting

28 May 2013; reposted 3rd August 2013

The Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 31 October 2013 at 7.30 pm.

Venue: Life FM Studios, Shop 7 George Street Plaza

Business: Receive the reports of office bearers, Election of office bearers, directors and members of the Programming Committee

Nominations to be recieved no later than 24 October 2013.

Please give Life FM your vital support by attending.

Volunteer position filled

31st July 2013

Life FM now has a Fund Raising Co-ordinator. Emily Webster has taken up the role and we look forward to new developments in Fund Raising

New PROGRAMS

20 June 2013;

We have some new programs;

Recover Your Dream Australia and Equipped for Hope both Australian programs. Revival 2B, our home grown music program is now heard three times a week.

At the same time we have lost some overseas contributors and we are told this is because they don’t receive listener feedback.

New Life Partners

18 June 2013;

Three Life FM 100.1 volunteers have been honoured with Life Partnership.

These guys have each contributed more than fifteen years to Life FM 100.1.

Bruce Clapham, Brian Thompson and Garry Anderson

Congratulations and keep up the good work. This takes the number of Life Members to eight.

New News Programs

31 May 2013;

Great news for news lovers, Life FM 100.1. has new news programs. Sourced from Australian Independent Radio News, these presentations make our news unique.

Annual General Meeting

28 May 2013;

The Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 31 October 2013 at 7.30 pm.

Venue: Life FM Studios, Shop 7 George Street Plaza

Business: Receive the reports of office bearers, Election of office bearers,  directors and members of the Programming Committee

Nominations to be recieved no later than 24 October 2013.

Please give Life FM your vital support by attending.

Community Broadcasting Grant

27 May 2013;

The Community Broadcasting Foundation has made a grant available for Transmission Operational Expenses. We acknowledge the vital support of the Community Broadcasing Foundation in helping to maintain the viability of community radio.

Streaming radio

27 May 2013;

Life FM 100.1 has made the decision to begin streaming radio. we hope to soon present our entire lineup for our listeners to enjoy Life FM 100.1 anywhere. This is what you have told us you want and we take your feedback seriously. Give us your feedback now, visit the feedback survey on this website.

Listener survey

19 April 2013;

Life FM 100.1 is now conducting a telephone survey of its listeners. In the course of this survey we may interview those who are not already listeners and supporters. If you would like your views known please visit the feedback page of this website to register your details and opinions, an invitation is extended to those interested in community radio to join in. Your feedback is vital to us

Now in our twentieth year

15 April 2013;

Life FM is now in its twentieth year. That’s a real milestone. Bathurst Christian Broadcasters was formed in 1993. It wasn’t until 1999 that we obtained a permanent broadcast licence. Such licences are not as permanent as we would like it to be. we have to reapply this year.

an invitation is extended to those interested in community radio to join in.

Radio Training Day 2013

15 January 2013;

Life FM is holding a training day on Saturday 16 February 2013 in its Bathurst Studio

an invitation is extended to those interested in community radio to join in.

Seasons Greetings 2012

5 December 2012;

A Happy and Holy Christmas and a very prosperous New Year to all our listeners and supporters

New Transmitter

10 November 2012;

Life FM has a new transmitter

Our new transmitter was installed at Mt. Ovens and made operational on 10 November.

It is a 5 kW RVR transmitter purchased with the assistence of the Community Broadcsting Foundation and generous donations from Life FM supporters.

Annual Supporters Dinner

18 September 2012;

Come to the Life FM 100.1 Supporters Dinner. a night of fun and fund raising.

The Annual Supporters Dinner will be held on Friday 16 November 2012 at 7.oo pm.

All Saints College Dining Room. Eglinton Road, Bathurst

Rev. Tony Card will be speaking about his prison ministry

Tickets $40 a head, available at the Flower Box

Annual General Meeting

17 May 2012;

The Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 25 October 2012 at 7.30 pm.

Venue:          Life FM Studios, Shop 7 George Street Plaza

Business:     Receive the reports of office bearers, Election of office bearers and directors

Nominations to be recieved no later than 18 October 2012.

Please give Life FM your vital support by attending.

CBF provides grants to Life FM

13 June 2012;

The Community Broadcasting Foundation has provided the following grants;

Operation expenses subsidy $3,380

Transmission equipment subsidy $18,103

George Street Plaza access is now restored

29 February 2012;

The building repairs that have restricted access to our studio in recent months are now complete and the Walk is once again open. Observation suggests there will be further work in the future.

George Street Plaza access is restricted

8 February 2012;

Those who have passed our premises recently will have noticed that the Walk has restricted access to George Street and is sometimes closed. Our studios can be accessed from the car park

Life FM 100.1 now on Facebook                                                                                                                                                                                          

11th October 2011;

Your favourite radio station now has a facebook page.Visit Life FM 100.1. facebook is a good place to provide your Feedback.

Annual Supporter’s Dinner                                                                                                                                                                                       

 11th October 2011;

Come to the Life FM 100.1 Supporters Dinner. An annual event, this year featuring Carla Robinson a local missionary speaking about her work in Africa. 6.30 pm at the Country Coffee, George Street, Bathurst. 17th November. $40 a ticket.

George Street development begins   

  1 August 2011;

The view has changed from our studios. We now have an uninterrupted view of a vacant building site with its attendant reduction in building security. We are informed that this will remain unchanged for the next six months. The demolition of the building was not without it’s hazards as a second storey wall of the George Street Plaza also collapsed. Access is now a little more restricted.

George Street Plaza is being refurbished
15 February 2011;

Those who have passed our premises recently will have noticed that the tired facade has been stripped away and the original building has emerged. Much redevelopment is taking place in our section of George Street with the premises to the south also soon to be demolished and redeveloped.

Where are the candle sticks?
25 November 2010;

It’s a mystery!  The Candlesticks, which have featured in the Life FM Supporter’s Dinner Charity Auction for so long, cannot be found.  they were last seen at the 2009 dinner. However the tradition will continue as a new set of candlesticks have been found. If you know where the candlesticks are there is a spotter’s prize of a CD when they are returned.

Life FM Shop Closes
5 November 2009;

From this point on we are just a community radio station. The Life FM Shop has closed and a Christian Bookshop will now be conducted by Pilgrim Books. Life FM 100.1 and Pilgrim Books will maintain a close association. Suggestions of what to do with the space that has been liberated would be welcome.