Multicultural community radio 5EBI 103.1 FM bagged two awards at the recently concluded South Australian Community Broadcasters Association (SACBA) Bilby Awards 2020 held last 29 November 2020.
SACBA is the peak body for community broadcasters in South Australia and the Bilby Awards is their annual event which gives recognition to the people in the community radio stations and the work they’ve done for the past year.
The Bilby Awards categories include: Environmental Commitment, Crisis Innovation, Small Station of the Year, Best Interview, Best Local Music Program, Youth Contribution, Best Outside Broadcast, Excellence in Coverage of Sport, Best Sponsorship Message, Community Engagement, Volunteer of the Year, and Best Station ID/Station Promo/Program Promo.
5EBI received the runner-up for the “Best Station ID/Station Promo/Program Promo” category for “Bequest Message.”
5EBI’s Morning Music Vitamins and German Voice programme presenter, Dieter Fabig, was also awarded “Volunteer of the Year” (runner-up). Dieter is also the Chairperson of the German Voice Association Inc. and Treasurer of EBI Inc. Recently, he has also been inducted as 5EBI’s newest Life Member.
Congratulations to all of the winners. Keep up the great work!