4CRB 89.3FM is a community radio station registered as Gold Coast Christian & Community Broadcasting Association Limited. As a community station 4CRB has a Special Purpose of License to upkeep.
The Special Purpose of the license will be category C Type Public Broadcasting and in particular:
- To provide an alternative broadcasting service.
- A broadcasting service which compliments and supplements existing radio services in this area.
- To broadcast music such as fine orchestral, classical, opera, jazz, gospel or sacred music, songs and compositions of ethnic origin, country music, children's, plus music known as middle of the road.
- To comply with the Minister's Statement to the House of Representatives on 5th April 1978 when speaking about the operations of the proposed community stations.
4CRB is restricted in the manner in which funds can be raised and relies on community support in the form of donations and business sponsorship. 4CRB's members and supporters number over 4,000. They participate each year in a week-long Radiothon appeal featuring competitions, request programs, etc.