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UPDATE 16/8/2021 I’m pleased to confirm that Transport for NSW has revised plans for the full closure of the Kings Highway at Clyde Mountain. The updated program will see see the road closed Tuesday-Thursday each week, starting Tuesday, 31 August. The Kings Highway will remain open on Monday, Friday and weekends, as well as during […]

On Australia Day 2003 Braidwood FM began broadcasting on a temporary licence from the roof of its studio in Wallace Street;  the premises generously provided by Denver and Phil  Shoemark at no cost to the radio. Its broadcast radius was 10km around Braidwood. In November 2004 Braidwood FM was granted a Permanent Licence and began […]

The 20-minute documentary tells the story of a community radio station in a small town in regional Australia leading the community’s fight against encircling bushfires in 2019-20. The film uses the locals’ stories to show a community fighting together to recover from this devastating event. See story at; https://www.braidwoodtimes.com.au/story/7286207/a-community-under-fire-wins-award-at-berlin-festival-is-a-quarter-finalist-at-the-prague-international-film-festival Trailer here;

Braidwood Changing Times - 7/4/2021

Another successful OB with Disko, Gordon and Billy Bob, this one at Nerriga as a Thankyou to all involved in the 19/20 Fire. We got to chat to the Head of Resilience NSW and previously the Commissioner of the New South Wales Rural Fire Service, Shane Fitzsimmons, along with other guests, Thanks for having us […]

The Braidwood FM team of Disko, Violet , Billy Bob and Gordon headed to Country Rocks Bungendore in the newly painted OB van. They broadcast live from 2 to 5pm with a mix of Music and interviews, It was Billy Bob’s first OB and did a great job in monitoring the OB vans connection back […]

Media release appeared in the Briadwood Changing Times – February 10, 2021

The Australian – Monday 18th Jan 2021

2BRW listener Jen Collier sent us this video of the North Black Range fire heading towards Bombay & Braidwood. Taken on the 29th November 2019, it was one of the first Fire Updates we did with RFS Darren Marks Best Viewed in Full Screen Mode. Thanks to Jen Collier for sharing this video

The historic New South Wales town of Braidwood is hurting. In the weeks before Christmas, the main street of Braidwood is quiet. Summer is ordinarily peak tourist season, with families from Canberra stopping in on the way to Bateman’s Bay, but the recent bushfires, which still burn nearby, have put an end to travel to […]


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