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


21 Jan 2022, 11pm

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

14 Jan 2022, 11pm

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

7 Jan 2022, 11pm

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

31 Dec 2021, 11pm

31 Dec 2021, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)

24 Dec 2021, 11pm

24 Dec 2021, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)

17 Dec 2021, 11pm

17 Dec 2021, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)

10 Dec 2021, 11pm

10 Dec 2021, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)

3 Dec 2021, 11pm

3 Dec 2021, 11pm On the Shores of Dijila (Arabic)