BayFM Radio Show

Multicultural Nation

Multicultural Nation
BayFM 99.9

*SUARA Indonesia as part of Multicultural Nation Radio Show @ BayFm Community Radio.
This year continued with the successful radio show Suara Indonesia @ BayFm as part of the Multicultural Nation Radio Show which goes to air every Tuesday @ 1-2pm

 – Judy Shelley Main presenter, plus new Indonesian presenter Tikal Sermet, Malikeh Michels Muslim presenter and the Japanese presenters Yumiko Suzuki and Hiromi Matsubara who present the Japanese Show every 4th week along with Japanese presenter JT Rasta Samurai with “Smile Japan” every 2nd Tuesday. The program presents many interesting cutting edge guests and interviewees– for more info: see Multicultural Nation page at and Multicultural Nation Facebook Page

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Bay FM 99.9 Community radio serving the Byron Shire and beyond from Byron Bay, Australia. The most easterly station in the nation!

Multicultural Nation with Judy Shelley, Malikeh Michels, Yumiko Suzuki, Hiromi Shibasaki,, Junichi Tanaka, Kirana Anderton, Dharma Bradridge.

We are here to Declare that Australia IS a Multicultural Nation and we Demand an end to all discrimination NOW ! Multicultural Nation is a BayFm radio program that provides a voice for people of diverse cultural backgrounds, reflecting the beauty of multicultural Australia. The show features music, culture, interviews, community news and information, including for new migrants, refugees and emerging communities. The aim of this program is to promote community harmony, peace and unity – both locally and globally. Presented in English with as many other languages represented as possible. Many thanks to the Community Broadcasting Foundation for funding Multicultural Nation.

First Tuesday – Suara Indonesia      Second Tuesday – Smile Japan with JT Rasta Samurai

Third Tuesday – Warriors of the Rainbow        Fourth Tuesday – The Japanese Show with Hiromi and Yumi     

Fifth Tuesday – Multicultural News and Views with Malikeh Michels

Listener feedback : “I’ve been listening to the Indonesian and Multicultural shows for about 25 years’s so important for cultural diversity, the traditional music and gamelan is very calming and beautiful and we have a big community of Indonesians … Big Thanks to Judy Shelley ! “ Rose Rath Byron Bay. 

Judy Shelley and Emmanuela Shinta
Japanese Presenter Yumi interviews Manie Shika
Natty Dolaiasi inside for a BayFM Studio Session
JT Rasta and Nagi Nagi for a BayFM Studio Session
Tweed Shire Mayor Katie Milne and Judy Shelley
BayFM Eco-Futures Presenter Jody Sydney
interviews Lorinda Jayne Founder of IPO and Jolene Ryan GM of Santos Organics