Radio Riverside is a Community Radio broadcasting in a radius of +- 110km to towns in and around Upington daily and to some parts of Groblershoop and Kakamas in the ZFM District of the Northern Cape.
The station started broadcasting in October 1999. We are broadcast in four languages,
Afrikaans, English, Setswana and Isixhosa. The station broadcast 24 hours a day.
Riverside has a weekly listenership of 92 000 listeners.
The ownership of Radio Riverside remains controlled by a non-profit entity and non-political
entity. Control of Radio Riverside is vested in the control body of Radio Riverside
Radio Riverside established and maintained formal structures which facilitate the
participation of the community in the control, management, operational and programming
aspects of the broadcasting service.
The profits and any other income of Radio Riverside are
applied to the promotion of its broadcasting activities and or in the service of its community.