AFTRS launch new pop-up station
AFTRS Graduate Diploma in Radio students latest pop-up station, 2RS, launched this morning and streams for the next 2 weeks.
2RS is a hub simulation covering Nowra, Wollongong, Lithgow, Bathurst, the Central Coast, Muswellbrook and surrounds.
Students have visited each market to get a feel for the places and make contacts for their station.
Mark Collier, Director of the Radio Division at AFTRS, says: "This group of 18 students is very strong and has impressed us all at AFTRS and the industry people who have been exposed to them. They will emerge later this year with a broad range of digital/cross platform skills and will be available for internship in late Oct/early Nov."
The station target is 35+, core 39-45, AC, with the positioning statement ‘local news, great music’.