Bay and Basin FM

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Bay and Basin 92.7FM
City Sanctuary Point, New South Wales
Broadcast area Jervis Bay/St. Georges Basin, New South Wales South Coast
Frequency 92.7 MHz
First air date July 2006
Format Freeform
ERP 100 w Omidirectional
Class Community
Facility ID St George Ave Comms site Vincentia NSW
Transmitter coordinates 35°6′S 150°37′E / 35.100°S 150.617°E / -35.100; 150.617Coordinates: 35°6′S 150°37′E / 35.100°S 150.617°E / -35.100; 150.617
Callsign meaning 2 Bay And Basin
Affiliations CBAA
Owner BBCR - Bay and Basin Community Resources Inc.
(BBCR - Bay and Basin Community Resources Inc.)
Webcast http://www.bbcri.com.au
Website http://www.bbcri.com.au

Bay and Basin 92.7FM (call sign: 2BAB) is a permanent licensed community radio station based in Sanctuary Point, on the New South Wales South Coast, Australia. It is licensed to serve the towns of Vincentia, Sanctuary Point, Huskisson, St Georges Basin and Basin View and surrounding villages, on the frequency of 92.7 FM.[1] The signal can be received from Gerringong to Ulladulla.[citation needed]

Overview[edit]

The station is run by BBCR Bay and Basin Community Resources, a not-for-profit charitable organisation that delivers a range of home and community based programs throughout the Bay & Basin region and wider Shoalhaven area. Original programming is produced and presented by volunteers, whilst other programs from Australian based community stations are taken off the Community Radio Network satellite. The station regularly conducts outside broadcasts for community events and fundraisers.[citation needed] [2]

Programming[edit]

An eclectic format prevails, with volunteer presenters selecting their own music. The station has a strong focus on partnering with local schools to provide Youth radio and school based radio programs.

The station broadcasts 24/7 and webstreams live and has an active program of outside broadcasts.[3]

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