Infobox Radio station
name = 5RPH

city =
area = Adelaide
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frequency = 1197 kHz AM
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format = Radio reading service
power =
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class = Community radio
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callsign_meaning = 5 = South Australia
Radio for the
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affiliations = Radio Print Handicapped Network
owner = RPH Adelaide Inc.
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website = official|http://www.rphadelaide.org.au

Radio 5RPH 1197 kHz is a volunteer manned AM band community radio station in Adelaide, South Australia Australia. [cite web |title=5RPH About US
url=http://www.rphadelaide.org.au/aboutus.htm |date=2008 |accessdate=2008-08-04 |publisher= [http://www.rphadelaide.org.au 5RPH]

Radio 5RPH is a member of the Radio Print Handicapped Network. Its stated mission is to 'provide a quality reading and information service to those within its broadcast area who are unable (for whatever reason) to access daily printed material'. [cite web |title=Stan Wickham Awards Presentation
date=2004-02-24 |accessdate=2008-08-04 |publisher=Governor of South Australia
] [cite web |title=Adelaide Radio Switch |url=http://www.messengerwest.com.au/article/2008/07/23/5845_west_news.html |date=2008-07-23 |accessdate=2008-08-04 |author=Chantelle Kroehn |publisher=Messenger Newspapers ]

Newspapers, magazines, books, and other printed material are read to air. The station also hosts a morning sports show weekday mornings and broadcasts matches from the South Australian National Football League.


ee also

* List of Australian radio stations
* Radio Print Handicapped Network

External links

* [http://www.rphadelaide.org.au/ 5RPH Website] .
* [http://www.rph.org.au/ RPH Australia]

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