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Rare Film From The 1930s
3BA Ballarat - The Voice of the Garden City
A glimpse into early Australian broadcasting, with a tour through Ballarat station 3BA, "The Voice
of the Garden City", then broadcasting on 1320 kc/s with 500W of power.
Published by Conniptions886 on YouTube.
> Read more about the history of 3BA
in our feature 3BA Ballarat
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