2015 3WBC Christmas Party

Monday 14th December 2015

3WBC’s Christmas Party was held at the Box Hill Town Hall on Sunday, 13th December. Master of Ceremonies for the afternoon was 3WBC President, David Panther. The party was officially launched by the Mayor of the City of Whitehorse, Cr. Philip Daw.

A 3WBC Floorshow included entertainment by singer/guitarist, Amber Maree, who was introduced by Miani Rose from Music Matters; Paul Hooper and daughter Gemma performed a song by Hootie and the Blowfish; Babs Wheelton and Ken Lyons brought back memories of radio plays with their rendition of a segment from Noel Coward’s Blithe Spirit; Sherrin McWilliam danced to Michael Jackson’s Smooth Criminal; Michelle Saccardo sang an aria from Carmen and Loris Young performed a song by The Ames Brothers.

Thank you to David, his wife Josie and everyone else who was involved in arranging and participating in this wonderful event for the station.

Notice Of Annual General Meeting

Saturday 1st August 2015

The Annual General Meeting of 3WBC Whitehorse-Boroondara FM Community Radio Incorporated will be held in the Boyland Room at “The Hub” which is located in The Box Hill Town Hall 1022, Whitehorse Road, Box Hill, 3127 on Wednesday 26 August 2015 commencing at 7:45P.M. Entrance via the Customer Service Entrance.

Nomination Forms for committee positions are available from the secretary, or may be downloaded from the website, and must be completed in full and returned to the secretary by 5:00p.m. on Friday 21 August 2015. The Annual General Meeting will be preceded by a Special General Meeting commencing at 7:30p.m.to receive proposed amendments to 3WBC’s Constitution. Only matters on the Special General Meeting Agenda will be discussed at this meeting.

Presenters, members and the public are encouraged to attend.

Birthday Celebrations At Unity!

Saturday 6th June 2015

On Saturday, May 9th Reverend Doctor Sylvia Eriksson celebrated her 90th birthday with a gathering of family and friends at Unity of Melbourne (UoM) church in Burwood. The afternoon featured beautiful music from UoM member, Beverley Milne who sang ‘I Walk With God’ and ‘True Love’ and 3WBC presenter, Loris Young performed ‘One Day When We Were Young’, ‘Hymn A’Lamore’ and ‘Speak To Me Of Love’.

Reverend Bill Livingston, presenter of 3WBC’s jazz and spiritual programme; UoM member, Janet Irwin; Sylvia’s
son Lars-Erik, Loris Young and 3WBC’s Catherine Chadwick were among those who paid tribute to Sylvia.

Sylvia, who spoke of her appreciation to her son, her many friends and the church, is a Divine Science Minister, beginning with UoM in 1997.

On 14th February, Sylvia was the recipient of an Honorary Doctorate from Brooks Divinity School in USA for her 50 years of service to Divine Science and the New Thought Movement. She was also made a Life Member of 3WBC in 2008. It was an honour to be a part of the special celebrations.

2015 ANZAC Day Broadcast

Friday 17th April 2015

94.1FM 3WBC will be broadcasting the ANZAC Day Dawn Service between 5.30am and 7am (25th April) from the Shrine in the Box Hill Gardens.

This year, Keith Dunn, war historian and former 3WBC presenter will be joining Peter Cassidy for the special Centenary Year broadcast.