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31 Jan 2005 Listen MP3
Coverage of Association's Eid-ul-Azha reunion function 'Paan Shupari' [Ehsan Ullah]
28 Mar 2005 Listen MP3
Coverage of Association's Bangladesh Independence Day function 'Projonmo' [Fahmida Ehsan]
04 Jul 2005 Listen MP3
Coverage of Association's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function 'Pushpanjali' - Part 1 [Ehsan Ullah]
11 Jul 2005 Listen MP3
Coverage of Association's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function 'Pushpanjali' - Part 2 [Ehsan Ullah]
26 Sep 2005 Listen MP3
News and technology highlights, and places to visit in Canberra during school holidays [Avijit Sarker]
10 Oct 2005 Listen MP3
News featuring earthquake in Pakistan and Kashmir, 'Iftar' party and 'Durga Puja' [Avijit Sarker]
16 Jan 2006 Listen MP3
Looking back at the year 2005 as a 'Bangladeshi' and as a 'Canberra resident' [Sadequr Rahman]
23 Jan 2006 Listen MP3
Recording from Association functions in 2005: 'Projonmo', 'Shemai' and 'Pushpanjali' [Ehsan Ullah]
13 Feb 2006 Listen MP3
Canberra community news and visiting Bangladeshi cultural troupe in Canberra [Shireen Ahmed]
20 Feb 2006 Listen MP3
Coverage of Canberra's Multicultural Festival and observance of 21st February outside Bangladesh [Ehsan Ullah]
27 Mar 2006 Listen MP3
Coverage of Association’s Independence Day function held on 26th March 2006 [Ehsan Ullah]
09 Oct 2006 Listen MP3
Four short interviews highlighting the role and contribution of Bangladeshi community in Canberra’s Islamic activities [Ehsan Ullah]
15 Jan 2007 Listen MP3
Interview of four newly arrived doctors in Canberra Hospital - their impression of life in a new country and culture [Ehsan Ullah]
22 Jan 2007 Listen MP3
Interviews - new generation Bangladeshis, Sports Secretary Roysul Khan and Nic Manikis from ACT Government [Iskander Chowdhury]
12 Mar 2007 Listen MP3
Cultural function 'Ridoye Ekush' commemorating Language Martyr's Day at the Bangladesh High Commission in Canberra [Ehsan Ullah]
02 Apr 2007 Listen MP3
Interview - Dr. Porag Das, Dr. Momtaz Begum and Dr. Abdur Rahman about their medical profession and life in Canberra [Ehsan Ullah]
16 Apr 2007 Listen MP3
Radio coverage of Canberra 'Boishakhi Mela' 1414 organised by Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra [Iskander Chowdhury]
23 Apr 2007 Listen MP3
Voices of some old and new Canberra residents at a function at the Bangladesh High Commission in Canberra [Ehsan Ullah]
16 Jul 2007 Listen MP3
Bangladesh Night speeches and 'impressions of Bangladesh' by foreigners Ms. Lorraine Barker and Mr. Noel Magor [Sadequr Rahman]
13 Aug 2007 Listen MP3
'Canberra probashir desh bhromon' - issues of Bangladesh travel by the Canberra Bangladeshis [Ehsan Ullah]
15 Oct 2007 Listen MP3
(1) Memories of Bangladesh 'Eid' (2) the unique Canberra 'Eid' celebration, and (3) 'probashi shontaner ma-eder eid' [Dalia Nilufar]
22 Oct 2007 Listen MP3
(1) Tradition of 'Durga Puja' in Bangladesh, (2) 'Durga Puja' in Canberra, and (3) history of 'Durga Puja' [Avijeet Sarker]
29 Oct 2007 Listen MP3
(1) The attractions of living in Canberra by Bangladeshi expatriates and (2) wedding reception of Shawanah and Cheyne [Ehsan Ullah]
05 Nov 2007 Listen MP3
(1) Immigration and study opportunities for Bangladeshi nationals in Australia, and (2) a remarkable mouth organ player [Ehsan Ullah]
24 Dec 2007 Listen MP3
Christmas celebration in Canberra by the expatriate Bangladeshis and recollections of celebration back home [Bina D'Costa]
28 Apr 2008 Listen MP3
(1) Association’s function ‘Banshori’, and (2) description of inaugural rides on 'moitri' express by two distinguished writers [Ehsan Ullah]
26 May 2008 Listen MP3
(1) Association’s upcoming functions, (2) letter from Murshed Haider Anjohn, and (3) ‘Canberra probashir May mash’ [Ehsan Ullah]
21 Jul 2008 Listen MP3
Part of recording of the Association's recent function 'bondhon' to welcome the newcomers to Canberra [Sadequr Rahman]
28 Jul 2008 Listen MP3
(1) Association AGM (2) BEN Australia seminar (3) audio CD launch, and (4) Bangladeshi Architects in Australia [Sadequr Rahman]
18 Aug 2008 Listen MP3
Reports on BEN Australia seminar and audio CD launch, and an interview with Bangladeshi artist Shahabuddin [Sadequr Rahman]
25 Aug 2008 Listen MP3
Recollection of Sunil Gangopadhyay's Canberra visit, a piece of classical music and two beautiful songs [Shireen Ahmad]
22 Sep 2008 Listen MP3
(1) Introduction to Canberra Bangla Bhasha O Shonskriti School, and (2) short story 'asha na mitilo' by a young writer [Shireen Ahmad]
29 Sep 2008 Listen MP3
(1) Preparation for Eid ul Fitr and Durga Puja in Canberra, and (2) three stories of Eid and Puja celebrations [Ehsan Ullah]
06 Oct 2008 Listen MP3
(1) Experience of Eid ul Fitr celebration in Canberra, and (2) Durga puja celebration in Canberra at the Florey temple [Sadequr Rahman]
13 Oct 2008 Listen MP3
(1) Eid and Puja in Canberra, Sydney and Kolkata, (3) keeping 'brain' active, and (3) memories of Bulbul Academy in Dhaka [Dalia Nilufar]
24 Nov 2008 Listen MP3
Report: 'mezbaan' function organised by the Canberra Chattalabashi showcasing Chittagong region and heritage [Ehsan Ullah]
08 Dec 2008 Listen MP3
(1) short story - 'chunoputi' - by Bonoful, (2) the 'Haj' pilgrimage, and (3) 'Eid ul Adha' in Canberra [Shireen Ahmad]
29 Dec 2008 Listen MP3
A beautiful composition of songs and narrations from the holy Bible on the occasion of Christmas in Canberra [Luna Purification]
02 Feb 2009 Listen MP3
Canberra 'Shoroshoti Puja' - history, interview with organisers, and popular 'Puja' food recipe: 'niramish' and 'daal' [Avijeet Sarker]
06 Apr 2009 Listen MP3
(1) 'Earth Hour 2009' - observance and background, and (2) 'Canberra and Region Heritage Festival 09' [Obaidul Haque]
20 Apr 2009 Listen MP3
Coverage of the wedding reception of Shoeb Ahmad (Shaurov) and Kate Saraswati held in Canberra recently [Ehsan Ullah]
28 Sep 2009 Listen MP3
Durga puja in Canberra - Puja preparation, traditional puja menus, and live recording from Florey Temple in Canberra [Avijit Sarker]
15 Feb 2010 Listen MP3
Interviews: (1) Mr. S. M. Zakaria Hoq, (2) Dr. Zamir Hossain, and (3) Dr. Moyazur Rahman [Shamsuddin Shafi]
18 Apr 2011 Listen MP3
Canberra 'Boishakhi Mela' 1418 organised by Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra [Sadequr Rahman]
25 Apr 2011 Listen MP3
'Labour Day' - to be observed on 1st May and recognition of Bangladeshi domestic workers [Shamsuddin Shafi]
Part of the Bangla Radio Canberra team at the 14th year of broadcasting celebration
31 Dec 2012 Listen MP3
A flash back of Bengali cultural program and activities held in Canberra in 2012 [Arupa Sarkar]
The World's first International Mother Language Day monument in Sydney, Australia
04 Feb 2013 Listen MP3
Conserving the mother language in multicultural Australia and 'Mezban' in Canberra [Ajoy Kar]
The Australian Parliament House in Canberra [Photo: www.aph.gov.au]
11 Feb 2013 Listen MP3
Series: Canberra 100 years - The purpose, setting, character and symbolism of Australia's national capital to Australians [Zaheen Rahman]
The 'provatt ferry' at the Bangladesh High Commission in Canberra [Photo: Ajoy Kar]
25 Feb 2013 Listen MP3
The 'provatt ferry' and discussion on commemorating the month of language martyrs and International Mother Language Day at the Bangladesh High Commission in Canberra [Ajoy Kar]
Canberra celebrates its 100th birthday on 11 March 2013 [Collage: www.canberra100.com.au]
11 Mar 2013 Listen MP3
Series: Canberra 100 years - Views of four Canberra town planners about building a national capital over the century [Sheikh Lana]
Artist impression of the Gungahlin Mosque for north Canberra muslim community [Image: NCMC Inc]
05 Aug 2013 Listen MP3
Progress of Gungahlin mosque in north Canberra, importance of Ramadan and Canberra Eid celebration [Raquibul Sheikh]
Bangladeshi rock star Shuvo at the Canberra Concert on 6 Sep 2013 [Photo: Priyanka Biswas]
09 Sep 2013 Listen MP3
Coverage of Bangladeshi rock star Shuvo's Canberra concert held on 6 Sep 2013 [Avijit Sarker]
Merry Christmas and may God's grace be always with you [Image: wikipedia.org]
23 Dec 2013 Listen MP3
Christmas special - the core significance of Christmas and carols performed by Spondon Canberra [Luna Purification]
A traditional dish 'panta ilish' in Boishakhi Mela [Image: sakurahouse-blog.com]
14 Apr 2014 Listen MP3
Bangla New Year 1421 celebration and Boishakhi Mela in Canberra [Zaheen Rahman]
Eid ul Fitr greetings from Bangla Radio Canberra
04 Aug 2014 Listen MP3
Commemoration: Eid-ul-Fitr, celebrated in Canberra on the 28th of July 2014 [Zaheen Rahman]
'Phagun Phooler Anonde' - musical performance by Spondon Canberra [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
22 Sep 2014 Listen MP3
Canberra based musical group Spondon's musical performance 'Phagun Phooler Anonde' [Luna Purification]
Poster for Bangladeshi singer Rumana Islam's Canberra concert held on 13 June 2014
29 Sep 2014 Listen MP3
Bangladeshi singer Rumana Islam's Canberra concert on 13 June 2014 [Ehsan Ullah]
Australian country singer Eric Bogle and his team singing at the Citizenship Ceremony in Canberra [Image: abc.net.au]
26 Jan 2015 Listen MP3
Australia Day citizenship ceremony in Canberra and upcoming events of the Association and Mother Language Committee [Ehsan Ullah]
Mother Language Day - 'Language Walk' held in Canberra [Photos: Fahimul Islam]
23 Feb 2015 Listen MP3
Coverage of the Mother Language Day - 'Language Walk' held in Canberra on 21 Feb 15 [Sheikh Lana]
Bangladeshi singer Rezwana Choudhury Bannya at her concert in Canberra - 28 Feb 15 [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
02 Mar 2015 Listen MP3
Bangladeshi singer Rezwana Choudhury Bannya's Canberra concert on 28 Feb 2015 - Part 1 [Ehsan Ullah]
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan match at Manuka Oval in Canberra [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
16 Mar 2015 Listen MP3
Coverage of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 match between Bangladesh and Afghanistan in Canberra [Raquibul Sheikh]
ADFA band at the Bangladesh's Independence Day function in Canberra [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
30 Mar 2015 Listen MP3
'Muktijoddhar Chithi' - letters from the freedom fighters during Bangladesh's liberation war [Rumana Jamaly]
Indian singer Rupankar Bagchi [Photo: rupankar.com]
06 Apr 2015 Listen MP3
Indian singer Rupankar Bagchi's Canberra concert - interview and recordings [Paromita Dey]
Bangladeshi singer Rezwana Choudhury Bannya at her concert in Canberra - 28 Feb 15 [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
13 Apr 2015 Listen MP3
Bangladeshi singer Rezwana Choudhury Bannya's Canberra concert on 28 Feb 2015 - Part 2 [Sakiba Rahman]
Stalls at the Canberra Boishakhi Mela 1422 [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
27 Apr 2015 Listen MP3
'Canberra Boishakhi Mela 1422' - Bangla New Year 1422 celebration in Canberra [Raquibul Sheikh]
Bangladeshi singer Tahsan Rahman Khan [Photo: tombd.com]
01 Jun 2015 Listen MP3
Bangladeshi singer Tahsan Rahman Khan's Canberra concert on 11 Apr 2015 [Zaheen Rahman]
Canberra singer Sheikh Lana on her solo album cover 'shonge amar chol' [Image: Aajob Records]
15 Jun 2015 Listen MP3
Interview: Canberra singer Sheikh Lana - launch of her first solo album 'shonge amar chol' [Ehsan Ullah]
15th Anniversary celebration function of Bangla Radio Canberra - 1 Nov 2015 [Photo: Muhith Masih Babu]
02 Nov 2015 Listen MP3
15th Anniversary celebration function of Bangla Radio Canberra - 1 Nov 2015 (Part 1) [Samiya Shajedin]
A dance sequence by Ishnat Zerin Urmi at the Bangla Radio Canberra 15th Anniversary celebration function [Photo: Muhith Masih Babu]
09 Nov 2015 Listen MP3
15th Anniversary celebration function of Bangla Radio Canberra - 1 Nov 2015 (Part 2) [Samiya Shajedin]
Wishes and gratitude of current presenters of Bangla Radio Canberra on its 15th anniversary [Image: Internet]
16 Nov 2015 Listen MP3
Wishes and gratitude of current presenters of Bangla Radio Canberra on its 15th anniversary [Ehsan Ullah]
Capability Systems Centre at the UNSW @ ADFA campus in Canberra [Image: www.unsw.adfa.edu.au]
30 Nov 2015 Listen MP3
Life as foreign student - University of New South Wales @ ADFA in Canberra [Sakiba Rahman]
Christmas holidays: Canberra expatriate's movie Salt Bridge and Oscar, and tribute to legedary singer Subir Sen [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
04 Jan 2016 Listen MP3
Canberra expatriate's movie Salt Bridge shortlisted for Oscar and tribute to legendary singer Subir Sen [Ehsan Ullah]
Making of 'Salt Bridge' movie in Canberra: Abhijit Deonath, Alakananda Deonath and Paromita Dey [Image: saltbridgemovie.com]
11 Jan 2016 Listen MP3
Making of 'Salt Bridge' movie in Canberra: excitement and experience - Abhijit Deonath, Alakananda Deonath and Paromita Dey [Ehsan Ullah]
The immortal 21st February [Image: anandabazar.com]
29 Feb 2016 Listen MP3
Observance of Ekushey February in Canberra, Sydney and West Bengal, India [Ehsan Ullah]
Sabrina Porshi in Canberra [Image: bdentertainers.com]
14 Mar 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi new generation singer Sabrina Porshi during her recent Canberra concert [Raquibul Sheikh]
Azizul Hakim in Canberra [Image: thedailystar.net]
21 Mar 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi actor Azizul Hakim and his wife script-writer Zinat Hakim [Raquibul Sheikh]
Canberra Sarod Shondhya [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
04 Apr 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi maestros Ustad Shahadat Hossain Khan (Sarod) and Ustad Yusuf Ali Khan (Tabla) [Shampa Barua]
The diversity and practice of Nazrul Sangeet - Yasmin Mushtari [Image: thedailystar.net]
25 Apr 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Singer Yasmin Mushtari - the beauty, diversity and practice of Nazrul Sangeet [Sheikh Lana]
Bangla New Year celebration on campus - UNSW @ ADFA in Canberra [Photo: Tasneem Rahman]
02 May 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage: 'Boishakh Boron 1423' function organised by UNSWBD at ADFA, Canberra [Tasneem Rahman]
Anima Roy in Canberra [Image: thedailystar.net]
30 May 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi Rabindra Sangeet singer Anima Roy during her recent Canberra concert [Sheikh Lana]
Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
06 Jun 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage: Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function (Part 1) [Sheikh Lana]
Souls and Shunno's Canberra charity concert poster [Image: ATN Canberra Inc]
13 Jun 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage: Bangladeshi rock bands Souls and Shunno's Canberra charity concert [Arupa Sarkar]
Latest shape of north Canberra's Gungahlin mosque - June 2016 [Image: abacm.net.au]
04 Jul 2016 Listen MP3
Interviews: An update on the Gungahlin Mosque project in north Canberra [Raquibul Sheikh]
 Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
11 Jul 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage: Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function (Part 2) [Arupa Sarker]
Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
18 Jul 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage: Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function (Part 3) [Sheikh Lana]
[Archive: 2009] Interview: Ms. Nazneen Kawsar Chowdhury, Bangladeshi Ph.D. student at the ANU in Canberra
15 Aug 2016 Listen MP3
[Archive: 2009] Interview: Ms. Nazneen Kawsar Chowdhury, Bangladeshi Ph.D. student at ANU in Canberra [Sadequr Rahman]
Durga Puja 2016 celebration in Canberra [Photo: Avi Sarkar]
10 Oct 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage of Durga Puja 2016 celebration in Canberra [Arupa Sarkar]
Canberra based musical group Spondon's 10th anniversary [Photo: Spondon]
31 Oct 2016 Listen MP3
Canberra based musical group Spondon's 10th anniversary celebration [Luna Purification]
Bangladeshi magician Jewel Aich in Canberra - An Interview [Photo: thedailystar.net]
07 Nov 2016 Listen MP3
An intimate interview with Bangladeshi magician Jewel Aich in Canberra [Raquibul Sheikh]
Interview with the Bangla rock-music group 'Miles' (Part 1) [Images: Miles]
28 Nov 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi rock-music group 'Miles' during their recent Canberra performance (Part 1) [Raquibul Sheikh]
Interview with the Bangla rock-music group 'Miles' (Part 2) [Original image: eventbee.com]
05 Dec 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi rock-music group 'Miles' during their recent Canberra performance (Part 2) [Raquibul Sheikh]
'Probaho' - the Bangla music group from Auckland, New Zealand [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
02 Jan 2017 Listen MP3
The story and songs of 'Probaho' - the Bangla music group from Auckland, New Zealand [Ehsan Ullah]
Cadets prepare for parade at the 50th Anniversary celebration of Rajshahi Cadet College (12 March 2016) [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
09 Jan 2017 Listen MP3
Memories of Cadet colleges in Bangladesh (Part 1 of 3) [Ehsan Ullah]
Flags of all Bangladeshi cadet colleges at the Ex-cadets' Forum Australia (ECFA) event "Cadets' Day Out 2016" in Sydney on 25 Sep 2016 [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
16 Jan 2017 Listen MP3
Memories of Cadet colleges in Bangladesh (Part 2 of 3) [Ehsan Ullah]
International students at the Australian National University in Canberra [Photo: www.anu.edu.au]
23 Jan 2017 Listen MP3
[Archive: 2002] Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra welcomes new students to Canberra [Ehsan Ullah]
Early morning walk at the flower festival [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
20 Feb 2017 Listen MP3
Coverage of the early morning walk at Floriade 2016 flower festival hosted by Bangladesh High Commission in Canberra [Ehsan Ullah]