Gold Coast Ratings: Hot Tomato storms to massive lead
A truly phenomenal result for 102.9 Hot Tomato is the stand out highlight from the first Gold Coast radio ratings of 2020.
After finishing last year as the market leader, just ahead of closest rival 92.5 Triple M Gold Coast, Hot Tomato leaves the M’s and all others in its wake with a whopping +7.7 increase in share.
That increase takes its overall share among People 10+ to 20.6%. triple j is in second place with bump to 10.5% (+1.1) as Triple M falls to 10.3% (-1.7).
In the first survey since long-time Breakfast host Sean ‘Flan’ Flanagan retired, and was replaced by Drive host Paul ‘Galey’ Gale, the Hot Tomato Brekky show skyrockets to 20.3% (+7.7).
triple j’s Sally & Erica are now the #2 Breakfast show, with a 10.4% share (+0.3).
GfK notes that Gold FM became 92.5 Triple M and Macquarie Sports Radio became 4BH as of February 2.
The first Newcastle survey for the year will be released on May 15, but all following GfK surveys are on hold due to Government restrictions.
Survey Period: Feb 2 to April 11.