Community radio station 89.7FM wins grant

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Community radio station 89.7FM and five other groups have won grants from the City of Wanneroo.

COMMUNITY radio station 89.7FM which broadcasts to the northern suburbs is among a list of groups to win grants from the City of Wanneroo.

A city spokeswoman said the Wanneroo Joondalup Regional Broadcasting Association (89.7FM) received $5000 to pay for a quarter of its transmission rental.

Quinns Rocks Bushfire Brigade Cadets received $1200 to pay for two teams to participate in the Australian Fire Cadet Championships in Sydney in October.

School Sport WA received $1400 for students to participate in the SSA Football and SSA Touch National Championships in Adelaide in December.

Football West was awarded $1000 for its players to participate in the National Youth Championships in Coffs Harbour in September.

High Flyers Gymnastics was awarded $1500 for three of its gymnasts to attend the Prime International Gymnastics Invitational in Singapore in November.

Joondalup Entertainers Theatre School was awarded $600 for three people to attend the World Supremacy Battlegrounds International Championships in Sydney in October.