Strategic Plan

Our Strategic Plan is a blueprint for success, detailing our goals, the actions needed to achieve our vision and how we will measure success. Our Strategic Plan focuses on three priorities:

Image of young boy on Radyo Palaro in studio talking into microphone.1. Advance community media

Strengthen and develop Australian community media to be resilient, sustainable and integrated into the fabric of Australian communities.


Image of young woman and child in community radio studio.2. Grow community media’s resource base

Fund resources and support services to increase station sustainability so that diverse cultures continue to be reflected and served by freely accessible community media.


Image of community broadcaster interviewing young Indigenous child.3. Tell our story

Increase public awareness and understanding of community broadcasting, and to raise our public profile.


We also support the ‘sector compass’ that guides organisations working in community media to support an open society, strong democracy and vibrant culture. Download the CBF Strategic Plan 2017-2021 (4.2MB).

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