Mobile Radio is an Australian first, a revolutionary concept bringing radio to the people and people to the radio! MOBILE RADIO comes to you, broadcasting local voices from all four corners of the West. Get on board! Bring your friends! Host your own segment! Bring your music and stories, your rants and raves, your quiz, your jokes, interviews and hopes. Anyone can participate.
Mobile Radio will be webcast, podcast and transmitted via FM radio for local and international audiences every day of the Festival. Coming to a location near you!
The Mobile Radio team is holding four open workshops about 'all things radio'. Maximum 15 people per workshop - book in now!
Mobile Radio broadcasts Friday 22 November - Sunday 1 December from various locations. See the program
for more information.
Presenting on Radio - Hosting & Creating segments: Wednesday 16 October, Wednesday 23 October at Big West Festival Level 1, 42 Albert Street, Footscray
Presenting on Radio - Hosting and mixing your segment: Sunday 3 November, Sunday 10 November at Footscray Community Arts Centre, 45 Moreland Street, Footscray
Created by Madeleine Flynn and Tim Humphrey in collaboration with Marcia Ferguson, Jo Trevathan, Rukmin Wijemanne, Peter Houghton, Ross Daniels with RecWest Braybrook, Perry Street Seddon, The Venny Kensington, Living Museum of the West, Chamber Made Opera, New Hope Foundation, African Australian Community Centre (Brotherhood of St Laurence), Harrington Square & Hobsons Bay Traders Association, Footscray and Geelong Historical Societies, Rotary, Braybrook Community Centre, Barkly Arts Centre, Melton South Primary, Scattered Tribes, Benchmark programs, Highpoint, Sophia Constantine, Sam McGilp, Maribyrnong Libraries with Linda Longley & Bruno Lettieri, Bo Svoronos, Alfred Mashok, Augustino Daw, Emerging Cultural Leaders FCAC, Victoria University, Footscray Community Arts Centre, Western Edge Youth Arts, Phoenix, Barkly Arts Centre, Massive, David Wells, Adam Sutardy, Joshua Chiong, The Substation plus many independent artists, experts, commentators and bands.