SBS Radio 1 is one of the three main stations of the Special Broadcasting Service that aims "to inform, educate and entertain Australians live, especially those of non-English-speaking backgrounds". The radio station broadcasts programs in 29 languages (cantonese, tamil, turkish, mandarin, khmer, korean and others) from either of its Sydney or Melbourne studios live. Most programs in shedule contain a news, current affairs, sport, music and community information a specific ethnic relating or language group. Chiil plays in the evenings.

Slogan: "A World of Difference"

Language: English, Multilingual.

Format: News, Talk, Sport.

Genres: Multicultural, Chiil.

First air date: 9 June 1975, 1 January 1978

Owner: Special Broadcasting Service

Broadcast area: Sydney, NSW


Schedule

  • BBC Live 23pm - 7am Mon - Sun
  • Mandarin 7am - 9am Every Day
  • Cantonese 9am - 11am Every Day
  • Croatian 11am - 12pm Mon - Tue, Thu - Fri
  • Dinka 11am - 12pm Wed, Sat
  • Hebrew 11am - 1pm Sunday
  • Macedonian 12pm - 1pm Weekdays
  • Slovenian 12pm - 1pm Saturday
  • NITV Radio live 1pm - 2pm Mon, Wed, Fri
  • French 1pm - 2pm Tue, Thu, Weekend
  • Polish 2pm - 3pm Mo, We, Fr, Su
  • Romanian 2pm - 3pm Tuesday
  • Estonian 2pm -3pm Thursday
  • Hungarian 2pm 3pm Saturday
  • Serbian 3pm - 4pm Mon, Tue, Thu, Sat
  • Khmer 3pm -4pm Wed, Fri
  • Bosnian 3pm - 4pm Sunday
  • Greek 4pm - 6pm Weekday, Weekend
  • Tigrinya 6pm -7pm Monday, Thursday
  • Armenian 6pm -7pm Tuesday
  • Finnish 6pm -7pm Wednesday
  • Bulgarian 6pm -7pm Friday
  • Albanian 6pm -7pm Saturday
  • SBS Chill 6pm -7pm Sunday
  • Vietnamese 7pm - 9pm Weekday, Weekend
  • Korean 9pm - 10pm Monday - Friday
  • SBS - Chill 9pm - 10pm Weekend
  • Amharic 10pm -11pm Monday, Friday
  • Japanese 10pm -11pm Tue, Thu, Sat
  • Samoan 10pm -11pm Wed, Sun

Podcasts


Frequencies

Radio SBS Radio 1 broadcasts in the following cities on AM:

  • Canberra 1440
  • Melbourne 1224
  • Newcastle 1413
  • Sydney 1107
  • Wollongong 1035 & 1485

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