About


On the Shores of Dijla is a one hour Arabic language cultural program broadcast from Radio 4EB every Friday at 11pm local time (Brisbane, Australia).

The program started in November 2016. On the Shores of Dijla showcases both Iraqi culture and reflects the Australian way of life. The program engages with relevant social and cultural issues facing Arab and Iraqi migrants and Australian society. It also presents interviews with singers, artists and prominent personalities. 

The program is designed and produced by Amar Barakat and presented by a team that includes Manal Al Qaysi, Suaad Al Ganmie, Abdal Nasir Hamdi, Alaa Mohanad and Amar Barakat.

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Previous Programs


2 Dec 2022, 11pm

2 Dec 2022, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)

25 Nov 2022, 11pm

25 Nov 2022, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)

18 Nov 2022, 11pm

18 Nov 2022, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)

11 Nov 2022, 11pm

11 Nov 2022, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)

4 Nov 2022, 11pm

4 Nov 2022, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)

28 Oct 2022, 11pm

28 Oct 2022, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)

21 Oct 2022, 11pm

21 Oct 2022, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)

14 Oct 2022, 11pm

14 Oct 2022, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)