Become a broadcaster with Kinvara FM and GRETB – New Course

NEWS – Upcoming Course in Broadcasting with Kinvara FM , 20 weeks , two evenings per week. A fantastic opportunity to learn all about radio broadcasting in a relaxed fun environment with Kinvara FM and the Galway Roscommon Education and Training Board. QQI award in Radio Production. Places limited , apply now , you can download an application form here and return it to Gort Education and Training Centre or email it to Tom Flanagan , GRETB Radio Tutor flanagantom(at)


Come West Along with Rose – Podcast

Rose O Connor and special guests for lots of music and chat. Special guests included
-Seamus Gallagher discussing life coaching and positive mental health
-David Brocklebank – Discussing the amazing Burren Yoga Centre
-Mary Fitzpatrick , Poet and writer sharing some of her new work
and live music by the talented Ciaran Connolly.



1st Meeting of New Board

The first meeting of the Board for Kinvara Community Radio will be held on Wednesday the 22nd of June. Watch this space of updates on the activities and plans of the Board, as well as volunteers of KinvaraFM!

New Board for Kinvara FM

We are delighted to announce that at our recent General Meeting the following were elected:-

  • John Conneely – chair
  • Christina Connolly – secretary
  • Alex Meijer – treasurer
  • Michael Organ
  • Rose O’Connor
  • Frank Hall
  • Catherine Dunne


St. Patrick’s Day Parade

What a great day.  Thanks to Silver Spacecraft and Hugh Cairney for providing the vehicles for the KinvaraFM float.  We couldn’t have done it without DJ Ruairi.  Thanks also to the KinvaraFM volunteers Cathy, Michael, Rose, Silver, Clare, Gerry, Declan and Jake for all their work.