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SCA #1 radio group in June
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The Music Network Chart Wrap: July 28
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Kmart GO
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Sweet Home....
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#KJDontMockTheFrock
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mix94.5's The Jam
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dot RADIO
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2016 CBAA Finalists
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Community radio’s peak body the CBAA has announced the finalists for their 2016 Awards. The annual CBAA Conference and Gala Dinner are the premiere [ ... ]

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Lehmo: “Mum off her chops. Baby beautiful. Dad crying.”
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GOLD 104.3with Anthony ‘Lehmo’ Lehmann and Kelly welcomed their first child, Laddie Buster Lehmann was born at 7.55am, weighing in a 7lb 2oz.

Nova’s Red Room: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
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KIIS's Matt Tilley takes the p**s out of Hughesy
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Heard of Touley and Jean-Marc, nor had we. Just as well Matt Tilley and Kate Langbroek set the record straight as they got Dave Hughes good with [ ... ]

MediaWorks New Zealand’s New CEO?
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Tix on Sale...
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Arson Attack Takes 6PR Off-Air
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This is Nathan, Nat and Shaun: Part 2 Blair Sullivan
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2BH & Hill FM Broken Hill are looking for a News Reader / Breakfast Co-Host / Announcer Extraordinaire. Details

 
 
 

Satellite Music Australia a division of Macquarie Media has a vacancy for a Content Director based in Sydney. Details

 
 
 
 
 

Capital Radio Network has a vacancy for a Program Director for Snow FM / 2XL.  Details

 
 

ABC Goldfields-Esperance, Kalgoorlie has a vacancy for a Presenter / Producer.  Details

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nova Entertainment has a vacancy for a Junior Creative Writer based in Melbourne.  Details

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

RCS are looking for a Support Person. Details.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Hot Tomato on the Gold Coast has a vacancy for a Journalist. Details.

 
 

Team Isuzu D-Max has a vacancy for Media & Marketing Manager / Presenter... radio presenter experience valued. Details

 

 
 
 
 

SCA has a vacancy for a Commercial Scheduler - Sydney. Details.

 
 
 
 

Grant Broadcasters has a vacancy for a Content Director based in Cairns. .Details.

 

 

 

 
 
 

ARN has a vacancy for a Producer for The Thinkergirls based in Sydney. Details

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Triple J are looking for a Hack Executive Producer. Details.

 
 
 
 
 
 

96 FM Perth has a vacancy for a Breakfast Producer. Details.

 
 

SCA has a vacancy for an Announcer in Bunbury. Details

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nova 96.9 has a vacancy for an Integration Project Manager for Drive. Details.

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

Nova Entertainment has a vacancy for an Agency Sales Client Executive in Melbourne. Details

 
 
 
 
 
 

96 FM Perth has a vacancy for a Casual Announcer. Details.

 
 
 
 
 
 

96.5 Wave FM has a vacancy for a Breakfast Show Producer. Details.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Former SCA Chief Digital Officer Vijay Solanki, has been nabbed as the new CEO of IAB.

 

 
 
 
 
 

ACE Radio’s Lauren “Loggy” Temuskos is making the move from Warrnambool to Townsville for HOT FM breakfast.

 

 
 
 
 
 

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Adelaide Advertisers

1. National Tiles National Tiles Co Pty Ltd
2. Let's Go Caravan & Camping Super Sale Caravan & Camping Industries Assoc Of SA, Inc
3. Coles Coles Group Ltd (Wesfarmers Ltd)
4. Foodland Metcash Trading Ltd
5. Harvey Norman Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd

Brisbane Advertisers

1. National Tiles National Tiles Co Pty Ltd
2. Harvey Norman Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd
3. Coles Coles Group Ltd (Wesfarmers Ltd)
4. Jaguar Jaguar Land Rover Ltd
5. Calypso Bay Roche Group Pty Ltd

Central Coast Advertisers

1. Domayne Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd
2. Harvey Norman Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd
3. Central Coast Holden Central Coast Holden
4. The Building Recyclers Depot The Builders Recyclers Depot Pty Ltd
5. Bing Lee Bing Lee Electrics Pty Ltd

Gold Coast Advertisers

1. Domayne Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd
2. Harvey Norman Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd
3. Friendly Grocer Friendly Grocer
4. The Pines The Pines Shopping Centre (Qld) Pty Ltd
5. Origin Kebab Origin Kebab

Melbourne Advertisers

1. National Tiles National Tiles Co Pty Ltd
2. Coles Coles Group Ltd (Wesfarmers Ltd)
3. Harvey Norman Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd
4. E & S Trading E & S Trading Co Pty Ltd
5. Target Coles Group Ltd (Wesfarmers Ltd)

Newcastle Advertisers

1. Domayne Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd
2. Harvey Norman Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd
3. Finance Ezi Finance Ezi Pty Ltd
4. Bing Lee Bing Lee Electrics Pty Ltd
5. Masterton Homes Masterton Homes Pty Ltd

Perth Advertisers

1. Harvey Norman Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd
2. Coles Coles Group Ltd (Wesfarmers Ltd)
3. Chemist Warehouse Chemist Warehouse
4. Purely Commercials Wanneroo Autos
5. Best & Less Best & Less Pty Ltd

Sydney Advertisers

1. Masterton Homes Masterton Homes Pty Ltd
2. Bing Lee Bing Lee Electrics Pty Ltd
3. Coles Coles Group Ltd (Wesfarmers Ltd)
4. Harvey Norman Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd
5. Brisbane Invest De Winter & Associates Pty Ltd

Wollongong Ratings

1 I98 23.8 (28.5) WIN
2 Wave FM 16.0 (17.3) GRANT
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2014
  • IRIS Research

Wellington Ratings

 

  NewstalkZB 15.2 (13.5) NZME
  The Breeze 9.3 (12.9) Mediaworks
  The Hits 6.3 (7.6) NZME
  ZM 8.0 (7.8) NZME
  The Sound 7.1 (5.1) Mediaworks
  The Rock 4.8 (6.7) Mediaworks
  The Edge 7.0 (6.5) Mediaworks
  Coast 6.8 (6.3) NZME
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2016 (Brackeys Survey 2/2015)

Warrnambool Ratings

1 Coast FM 37.7 - Ace
2 3YB 21.7 - Ace
3 triple j 7.3 - ABC
4 ABC Local Radio 4.0 - ABC
5 ABC Radio Nat. 2.5 - ABC
6 Classic FM 1.5 - ABC
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2015
  • Xtra Research

Sydney Ratings

 

 

  2GB 11.6 (11.8) MRN
 ABC 702 9.3 (9.9) ABC
  WSFM 6.2 (6.9) ARN
  TRIPLE M 6.5 (6.0) SCA
 KIIS 1065 8.1(8.1) ARN
 smoothfm 95.3 9.1 (7.7) NE
 Nova 96.9 8.1(7.0)NE
 triple j5.8(6.7) ABC
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey  4/2016

 

Perth Ratings

  Mix 94.5 15.3 (14.5) SCA
  Nova 93.7 13.2 (13.2) NE
  96FM 8.4 (8.6) ARN
  triple j 10.2 (11.0) ABC
 ABC7208.9(9.7)ABC
  hit 929 10.9 (10.2) SCA
  6PR 7.6(7.0)MRN
  6IX 4.3 (3.7) CAP
         
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2016
 
 

 

Newcastle Ratings

1 KOFM 1563 (15.3) SCA
2 ABC1233 13.6 (11.9) ABC
3NXFM 10.7(11.6) SCA
4 2HD 10.4 (9.8) BOG
5 Triple J 9.9 (9.9) ABC
6New FM8.5(10.0)BOG
7 Classic FM 4.0 (3.) ABC
  • 10+ Share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2015

 

Melbourne Ratings

 

  3AW 14.8 (16.0) MRN
  ABC 774 10.5 (9.5) ABC
  Gold 7.9 (8.1) ARN
  Triple M 7.9 (8.2) SCA
  Fox FM 9.7 (9.0) SCA
  smooth935 7.2 (7.4) NE
  KIIS 101.1 5.1 (5.7) ARN
 Nova 100 6.1(6.2)NE
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2016
 

 

Gold Coast Ratings

1 Hot Tomato 14.2 (14.1) HT
2 Gold FM 11.9 (14.3) SCA
3 Sea FM 9.6 (9.5) SCA
4 ABC 91.7FM 7.9 (6.7) ABC
5 triple j 7.8 (9.4) ABC
6 ABC612 5.2 (3.3) ABC
7 Radio National 2.5 (2.3) ABC
  • 10+ Share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2015

 

Christchurch Ratings

 

  Newstalk ZB 10.7 (11.7) NZME
  More FM 16.8 (14.3) Mediaworks
  The Breeze 10.2 (10.8) Mediaworks
  The Rock 8.3 (11.0) Mediaworks
  The Edge 7.7 (7.4) Mediaworks
  The Sound 10.8 (9.2) Mediaworks
  The Hits 3.7 (4.3) NZME
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2016 (Brackets Survey 2/2014)

Canberra Ratings

  104.7 17.9 (18.8) SCA
  ABC666 15.9 (15.3) ABC
  Mix 106.3 13.6 (13.9) SCA
  Classic FM 10.0 (8.6) ABC
  triple j 8.2 (8.2) ABC
  2CC 6.8 (6.1) Capital
  2CA 6.0 (5.5) Captial
  Radio National 3.9 (3.6) ABC
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 3/2015

 

Brisbane Ratings

 

 97.3FM11.7(14.3)ARN
 Nova 106.9 13.7(12.1)NE
 ABC6129.5(10.7) ABC
  4MMM 8.7 (8.7) SCA
 hit105.3 10.1(10.7) SCA
  4KQ 8.5 (8.1) ARN
  TRIPLE J 8.1 (7.1) ABC
  4BC 5.0 (4.8) MRN
 Magic 882 2.7(2.7) MRN
         
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2016
 
 

 

Auckland Ratings

  Newstalk ZB 13.6 (13.7) TRN
  Coast  8.8 (9.4) TRN
  The Edge 6.6 (6.6) Mediaworks
  The Sound 5.7 (5.7) Mediaworks
  The Breeze 7.1 (7.1) Mediaworks
  The Hits 5.7 (4.3) TRN
  ZM 4.7 (4.7) TRN
  Mai FM 6.8 (5.2) TRN
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2016 - In Bracket Survey 2/2014

Adelaide Ratings

 

  Mix 102.3 12.6 (11.8) ARN
 Nova 91.9 11.2 (12.0) NE
  FIVEaa 11.6 (10.6) NE
 ABC89111.0(11.4) ABC
  Cruise 8.0 (7.4) ARN
  Triple M 9.3 (10.5) SCA
  hit107 9.1 (9.7) SCA
 triple j 5.4 (6.3) ABC
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2016 (GfK)
 

 

CompanyStock IDPriceChange
Southern Cross Media
SXL
1.24
1.23%
APN News & Media
APN
4.03
1.77%
Fairfax Media
FXJ
1.02
0.99%
Macquarie Radio
MRN
0.920
0.00%
Pacific Star Network
PNW
0.250
0.00%
Oceania Capital
OCP
1.75
0.00%
Ten Network
TEN
1.07
6.47%
Seven West Media
SWM
1.02
0.00%
Nine Entertainment
NEC
1.08
0.93%
Prime Media
PRT
0.305
-1.61%

 
 
 

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