2019 NEMBC Conference


The NEMBC is pleased to announce that the 2019 NEMBC Media Conference will be held in Brisbane, 29 – 30 November and the AGM will be convened for 1 December 2019.

The theme for this year’s conference is: ‘Leading the Way – Ethnic Community Broadcasting’.

This is the largest annual gathering of ethnic community broadcasters and organisations in Australia.

We invite all broadcasters to take part in important conversations that impact on our sector. The annual NEMBC Media Awards will be announced at the Gala Dinner. 

Key Conference Dates:

  • 29 November – Youth Media Conference
  • 29 November – Official Welcome and Reception
  • 30 November – NEMBC Conference
  • 30 November – Gala Dinner and Awards Night
  • 1 December – 2019 NEMBC AGM

If you have any questions, please contact the NEMBC Office.

Registrations – Now Open

Register for the Conference via Eventbrite

Early Bird Registrations – Main Conference:

Official Opening and WelcomeFree
Members Concession: pensioner, student, health card or unemployed $140*
Gala Dinner and Awards$120*

*NB – No alcohol included in this price

Early Bird Registrations – Youth Media Conference – Friday 29 November

Official Opening and Welcome Free
Youth Media Conference – Member$60*
Youth Media Conference – Concession$40*
Youth Media Conference – Non Member$65*
Youth Media and Main Conference – Concession$80**
Youth Media and Main Conference – Non Concession$100***
Gala Dinner and Awards Registration will be handled by 4EB Radio Station$120*

*NB – No alcohol included in this price
** This price applies only to unwaged attendees under 30 years of age, dinner not included
*** This price applies only to waged attendees under 30 years of age, dinner not included


  • Innovative Program of the Year
  • Community Engagement for a Metro and Sub metro station
  • Community Engagement for a Regional Station
  • Women Presenter of the year
  • Youth Presenter of the year
  • Tony Manicaros Award

Go to the Awards page for more information and to apply.