TamarFM 95.3

Soroptimist International, George Town

Quiet Achiever Award

International Women's Day, March 2020

Kaye and Val

Announcer, Val Colgrave(left) with Station Manager/Announcer Kaye Rawlinson, with ther Quiet Achiever Awards

George Town, Tas. 3rd March 2020

Kaye and Val are two of the dedicated volunteers that keep Tamar FM 95.3 on air.

Kaye is an extraordinary hardworker who dedicates a large portion of each week to managing the station. Kaye has a wonderful, inspiring leadership style that brings out the best in the volunteers that assist the station. In addition to attending to broadcasting legislation and requirements, managing volunteers and sponsorhips, she regularly does announcer spots. Kaye is an active committee member on matters affecting the town and region and keeps abreast of important developments in the community.

Val, a former teacher and long-time music lover, is a regular announcer with a dedicated audience who call in many requests during her show. In addition to her volunteer efforts at Tamar FM, Val is a member of the George Town Soroptimist International who work tirelessly to improve the lot of women and girls around the world.

Australia Day Award January 26th 2020

Community Recognition - Tamar FM 95.3

TamarFM President, Warwick

President Warwick with the Community Recognition Award,

George Town, Tas. 26th January 2020

The crucial ethos for the existence of Tamar FM is to serve the community as a voice that ensures information is heard by as many listeners as possible within our community and the northern region. Apart from the brilliant broadcasts heard each day, the volunteer team at Tamar FM assist the community at local events with live broadcasting, provide work placements for students, and importantly work with all levels of the community to promote our region and tourism.

Accepting the award was TamarFM President, Warwick Eldridge.

Our Goals

Our goal is to support the community by fostering co-operation and interaction through the medium of a community radio station. We aim to serve the George Town and West Tamar council areas and beyond by bringing together a diverse range of groups, individuals and interests.

Our Organisation

TamarFM is a not-for-profit incorporated association which holds a license from the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) for operating a community radio station. The name of the station is also TamarFM.

Both the association and the radio station are operated entirely by volunteers who provide their services free of charge. The volunteers are responsible for the programs that go to air, and for the maintenance of the station equipment.

Members of the community may become members of the association. Contact us!.

Our Supporters

TamarFM is supported by the Association's members, by it's volunteers, and by both the George Town and West Tamar Councils. In addition, it has a number of sponsor businesses who proudly support it. See our sponsors.