Communications Communications

Radio

NPA's local radio station, Red Dust Country FM, is operated on frequency FM 91.9 from studios in Bamaga.

 

The Queensland Remote Aboriginal Media (Aboriginal Corporation), or QURAMAC, provides the equipment, periodic maintenance and remote support for technical issues. NPARC employs two trained broadcasters; Amy and Lenny to  operate the station. The station provides current music mixes, local news adn current affairs and health promotons. The Bamaga facilities have two studios and transmit at 500 watts. The approximate reception range is 50 km.

 

NPA News

 

NPARC provides a monthly news magazine covering local community news. NPA News is printed in Cairns and distributed throughout the NPA communities, as well as online.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mobile Coverage

 

Telstra mobile phone coverage is available in Bamaga, parts of Seisia and at the Injinoo Lookout.