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USQ Lunchbox on Phoenix Radio

Lunchbox is a one hour radio show that is all about your school and your wider local community.
04 MAR - 15 NOV 2019
Monday to Thursday online / Friday USQ Springfield

Lunchbox provides a platform for schools and students to present a lunchtime radio show:-

  • virtually using Skype for Business, or by phone;
  • or visit the USQ Springfield studios.

The program is provided and designed to:

  • Engage primary or high school students to present a 60 minute radio program at lunch time, streamed live and podcast for alternative listening.
  • Share what is happening at your school. Some of the history, features and future via the program.
  • Engage stakeholders of the school to be interviewed and provide the listeners information about your school, the place and the people who make it a community.

Lunchbox provides a rich experience for students to present content, conduct interviews, present and to bring their personality to the airwaves. It is delivered through Phoenix Radio – 1197am, DAB + and online. Each show will be podcast, so students can share the content or listen to again and again.

Dates for Lunchbox

Dates Record time between  Broadcast live on-air 
4 March - 5 April 2019  9:00 am - 11:00 am  12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 
29 April - 21 June 2019  9:00 am - 11:00 am   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  
22 July - 20 September 2019  9:00 am - 11:00 am   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  
14 October - 15 November 2019  9:00 am - 11:00 am   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  

Monday to Thursday; schools would be offered to link with USQ Springfield studio from their school. Friday; local schools or schools who would like to make the trip, would be offered the opportunity to come on campus and record from the USQ studio.