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Newcastle Survey 2 released
The second survey for 2012 in Newcastle has been released. Click here to see the full results. It’s a case of one up, one down for the Southern Cross Austereo stations while still holding ...
Mix’s McFarlane was Magic Mike
With the new movie 'Magic Mike' hitting cinema's today, Shane McFarlane has told the West Australian of his past as a stripper. The co-host of Mix 94.5's 'The Big Couch' in Perth remembered the ...
NZ radio station vs BBC UK
With Chris Moyles recently announcing he is leaving BBC Radio 1 Breakfast in the UK, it sounds like he's now spending his time listening to New Zealand radio station 'George FM'. Moyles has ...
Triple M Going for Gold !!!
Santo Cilauro is presenting drive on Triple M Melbourne during the first 2 weeks of Survey 6 (w/c July 30 and Aug 6). Head of Content at the station, Mike Fitzpatrick, said… “The ...
Bouchet gets another gig
Bruno Bouchet has apparently already found another gig after getting the sack from 2DayFM this week (see more here). The West Australian have reported that he is going to ghostwrite Kyle ...
ARIA award the #1’s
On Friday August 10 ARIA will honour local artists who have achieved a #1 single, album or music DVD from August 2010 -> August 2012. The ARIA #1 Chart Awards haven't run for 2 years, but due ...
Amber has her say
In an article in Mumbrella, they have spoken to ex-Austereo Adelaide breakfast host, Amber Petty (pictured), who wanted to voice her opinion on the Bruno Bouchet incident. In part she says that ...
Latest on DAB+
ACMA have extended DAB+ trial licences in Canberra and Darwin for a further 12 months. This will allow for more testing to occur so they can successfully introduce DAB+ to other regional areas. ...
New APD for Nova Adelaide
Nova 919, Adelaide have appointed Jarrod Walsh (pictured) as their Assistant Program Director. Jarrod, who has been at the station since its launch in 2004, will continue to be on-air from 9am to ...
Brisbane busy filming content
In the last week of Survey 5, two stations in Brissy have been keeping very busy with the goal to deliver memorable on-air and online content for their breakfast shows. You gotta feel for Scott ...
Darwin radio man fired
Late last week we told you about a Darwin radio man that was in some hot water (see here). Well now the 'NT News' have reported that HOT 100 and Mix 104.9 PD, Phil Brandel, has been sacked after ...
TRN NZ’s new CEO
ARN’s New Zealand radio network TRN has appointed Jane Hastings (pictured) as their new CEO. She comes from Amalgamated Holdings Limited where she was the General Manager, Entertainment, ...
More changes…this time at RN
ABC Radio National's Paul Comrie-Thompson is leaving to pursue other interests following the recent resignation of his co-host Michael Duffy. Station Manager Michael Mason thanked Paul ...
NSW Premier pashes radio host
The NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell played spin the bottle with Kyle and Jackie O this morning. They have played the game with various celebs including Jennifer Hawkins and Rebecca Gibney. Of the ...