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40 years of SBS Radio

SBS Radio is celebrating 40 years broadcasting to Australia.  Listen to some of the birthday messages, and take a look back at some of the biggest events...

Happy 40th, SBS Radio!

Politicians, dignitaries, community leaders and media figures congratulate to SBS Radio on their 40th anniversary.
Share your hopes and fears for Australia in 40 years.
If not entirely tasteful the 90s was definitely an eclectic decade. Take the quiz and find out where you belong?
#In40years giveaway

Share your hopes and fears for Australia in the next 40 years for a chance to win a $5,000 travel voucher or an iPad Air 2


Special Features

Inspiring features and investigative reports produced in English by SBS Radio's multilingual journalists.

Italian writer Simonetta Agnello Hornby is a guest at the Melbourne Writers Festival 2015. Author of the best seller, "The Almond Picker", the book has been translated...
In the operation, approximately 500,000 troops attacked Czechoslovakia. 108 Czechs and Slovaks were killed and around 500 wounded in the invasion.
The book "Being Berlusconi", written by British journalist and Rome correspondent for "The Independent", Michael Day, was published in July. In the book, Day...
United Nations says there would be some 117 million more women in Asia if sex-selection were not taking place. SBS's exclusive report discloses new data that...
Wow! This must be a very special thing for her! Well it is indeed! You can just imagine how special it is to be reborn again! To be given the chance to live! We...

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Radio in your language

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Conversation Starters

Current affairs and lifestyle topics that get us talking.

Australia is in the grip of a housing affordability crisis. ...

Retirement: Seniors Housing

When they retire, many people choose to relocate or downsize from their family home but choosing the right kind of home can be a challenging exercise. *To hear...
Chronic disease continues to be the major cause of death among middle-aged and older Australians. ...

Legal Tips: Divorce

Relative to many countries, Australia's divorce rate is high. ...

Waste: Drugs in the Bin

Your bathroom cupboard probably has some expired pills - tucked away in the corner. Perhaps they were painkillers from that time you had a tooth extraction. Or...
Magic of story time

National Simultaneous Storytime brings the magic of story time to more Australian’s than ever before.

Music on SBS Radio

Latest from SBS Radio's digital radio music stations

BTS spent a whole day with us - can you believe it? Check out what they got up to...
This is not a dream... repeat... this is not a dream.
The best selection of relaxing world tracks by SBS Chill radio.
How well do you know your idol smiles? Take our quiz... it's hardcore.

SBS PopDesi

Bollywood, Bhangra and Desi pop hits
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Starting in 1975 to promote Australia's new health care system Medi-Bank, SBS Radio has grown up with multicultural Australia and is now the world’s most...

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