Yarrabah to Open New Studio for Black Star Service

The new Indigenous Knowledge Centre building in the heart of Yarrabah is complete save for  the last minute finishing touches are being put in place. The modern new facility is the pride of Yarrabah and locals are really looking forward to its official opening on November19, with Black Star broadcasting live to air from the event.

Have a look at these pictures here, including a brand new radio studio and office for Black Star Radio.

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The Yarrabah indigenous Knowledge Centre in early October 2015, library fittings ready to install, radio studio windows on the left.

This is an exciting development and will give the local community direct access to their own local Black Star Radio Service. The new service will continue to be operated by QRAM and now in direct conjunction with Yarrabah locals. As the service continues to develop, Yarrabah community is looking forward to producing regular local programs with the support of QRAM.

Congratulation Yarrabah from everyone at Black Star Radio! And stay tuned to Black Star for more details of this exciting development for Yarrabah.

New Yarrabah IKC

New Yarrabah IKC

The story of QRAM, Black Star and Yarrabah’s development of their first radio service is a great tale of innovation and forward thinking. Check these stories on this website to watch the tale unfold:

Yarrabah Memories – 2012

Countdown to Yarrabah Service – 2013

QRAM Board Meets Yarrabah Council – 2013

Yarrabah Switches on to Black Star – 2013

Black Star Live at Yarrabah – 2014

New Black Star Studios at Yarrabah – 2015

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