Community radio requires the financial support of businesses and the general community to be able to function. The funds to pay for the daily operation of the station are generated through sponsorship announcements, membership fees, grants and donations.
Details of membership are outlined on the Members and Volunteers menu and membership is open to individuals, organisations and businesses.
Sponsorship announcements are available to both businesses and community groups. The station can provide low cost sponsorship announcements (these are similar to radio commercials).
Click here for information on our rates.
Sponsorship announcements are heard by a large and wide audience. The 2014 National Listener Survey carried out by McNair Ingenuity Research shows a consistent, strong and dedicated community radio audience; and they are listening in droves, with 5,027,000 (28%) listening to local community radio in an average week.
Community radio listeners are dedicated and consistent, with the average listener tuning in for 14.5 hours a week. According to the survey, 95% of listeners highly value community radio and tune in because they want to hear:
We are grateful to our many sponsors who provided the funding to get Bunbury Community Radio started including:
We acknowledge the support of the Community Broadcasting Foundation in the upgrade of our transmission equipment and antenna.
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