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ACRA's Finalists Fever - #8

16 days to go to the ACRA's!

We are counting down the days to the big event on October 18 by profiling the finalists across all categories with RadioToday's ACRA's Finalists Fever 

If you are one of this year's finalists, we are ready to roll out the red carpet You can get involved by emailing us here.

Today we shine a spotlight on the best of the best:

Josh Buckle from Grant Broadcasters in Geelong. Matt Frost from Nova Entertainment in Brisbane and John Gibbs and Greg Alexander from Fairfax Radio in Sydney. 

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Published on Thursday, 02 October 2014 15:00 Category: ACRAs

ACRA's Finalists Fever - #7

There are thousands of hard-working, dedicated and amazingly creative people throughout the radio industry - and every year a small fraction of those people make the short list as a finalist in the ACRA’s.

Just like we did last year, over the next few weeks, Radio Today will shine a spotlight on the best of the best.

The ACRA's Finalists Fever - counting down the days to the big event on October 18 by profiling the finalists across all categories. You can get involved by emailing us here.

Today the spot light is on:  Kaycee Frame from SCA in Hobart and Ange Anderson from Nova Entertainment in Brisbane. 

Let's Roll Out the Red Carpet....

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Published on Monday, 29 September 2014 17:00 Category: ACRAs

ACRA's Finalists Fever - #6

There are thousands of hard-working, dedicated and amazingly creative people throughout the radio industry - and every year a small fraction of those people make the short list as a finalist in the ACRA’s.

Just like we did last year, over the next few weeks, Radio Today will shine a spotlight on the best of the best.

The ACRA's Finalists Fever - counting down the days to the big event on October 18 by profiling the finalists across all categories. You can get involved by emailing us here.

Today the spot light is on:  Stephen Cenatiempo from Grant Broadcasters in the Hunter Valley and George Kailis from Fairfax in Perth. 

Let's Roll Out the Red Carpet....

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Published on Friday, 26 September 2014 13:00 Category: ACRAs

ACRA's Finalists Fever - #5

There are thousands of hard-working, dedicated and amazingly creative people throughout the radio industry - and every year a small fraction of those people make the short list as a finalist in the ACRA’s.

Just like we did last year, over the next few weeks, Radio Today will shine a spotlight on the best of the best.

The ACRA's Finalists Fever - counting down the days to the big event on October 18 by profiling the finalists across all categories. You can get involved by emailing us here.

Today the spot light is on:  Derek Peterson fromFairfax Radio Network  and Jonathon Moran from Nova Entertainment. 

Let's Roll Out the Red Carpet....

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Published on Thursday, 25 September 2014 14:00 Category: ACRAs

ACRA's Finalists Fever - #4

There are thousands of hard-working, dedicated and amazingly creative people throughout the radio industry - and every year a small fraction of those people make the short list as a finalist in the ACRA’s.

Just like we did last year, over the next few weeks, Radio Today will shine a spotlight on the best of the best.

The ACRA's Finalists Fever - counting down the days to the big event on October 18 by profiling the finalists across all categories. You can get involved by emailing us here.

Today the spot light is on:  Murray Ryan from Captial Radio Network, who is up for Best Newcomer On-Air.  Next, Steve Blanda  for Best News Presenter Metro AM with Fairfax Radio Network and  finalist for Best Agency Salesperson is Inge Sallman from Nova Entertainment. 

Let's Roll Out the Red Carpet....

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Published on Wednesday, 24 September 2014 14:00 Category: ACRAs

ACRA's Finalists Fever - #3

There are thousands of hard-working, dedicated and amazingly creative people throughout the radio industry - and every year a small fraction of those people make the short list as a finalist in the ACRA’s.

Just like we did last year, over the next few weeks, Radio Today will shine a spotlight on the best of the best.

The ACRA's Finalists Fever - counting down the days to the big event on October 18 by profiling the finalists across all categories. You can get involved by emailing us here.

Today we feature, Clive Robertson from Fairfax Radio Network who is up for Best Talk Presenter,  Aiden Grant has two shoot in the ACRAS  for Best MD and Best Station Produced Comedy with Grant Broadcasters and finalist for Best Digital Radio Format, Sarah Fletcher from Nova Entertainment. 

Let's Roll Out the Red Carpet....

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Published on Tuesday, 23 September 2014 12:00 Category: ACRAs

ACRA's Finalists Fever - #2

There are thousands of hard-working, dedicated and amazingly creative people throughout the radio industry - and every year a small fraction of those people make the short list as a finalist in the ACRA’s.

Just like we did last year, over the next few weeks, Radio Today will shine a spotlight on the best of the best.

The ACRA's Finalists Fever - counting down the days to the big event on October 18 by profiling the finalists across all categories. You can get involved by emailing us here.

Today we feature, Lana Timmings from ARN who is up for Best Promotions Director and from Nova Entertainment, Best Newcomer Off-Air Finalist, Anna Crotti

Let's Roll Out the Red Carpet....

 

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Published on Monday, 22 September 2014 10:00 Category: ACRAs

Rolling Out the Red Carpet - The ACRA's Finalists Fever - Starts Now

There are thousands of hard-working, dedicated and amazingly creative people throughout the radio industry - and every year a small fraction of those people make the short list as a finalist in the ACRA’s.

Just like we did last year, over the next few weeks, Radio Today will shine a spotlight on the best of the best.

We are rolling out the RED CARPET!

The ACRA's Finalists Fever - counting down the days to the big event on October 18 by profiling the finalists across all categories. You can get involved by emailing us here.

We kick it off today with Susie Michaels at ARN and Trent Hill from ACE Radio.

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Published on Friday, 19 September 2014 15:00 Category: ACRAs

Jonesy and Amanda’s Red Carpet Strategy.

Jonesy had some “issues” walking up the ACRAs Red Carpet in 2013.

You could barely walk up the red carpet, it was awful”, Amanda Keller.

For the 2014 ACRAs, Jonesy has mapped out in his words, “a detailed accurate model of how it is going to be on the night”.

It accounts for paparazzi and famous people, amongst others. Video below. 

How will you Walk the Red Carpet

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Published on Wednesday, 17 September 2014 10:00 Category: ACRAs

Entries about to close for ACRAs 2014

Entries are about to close for the 2014 Australian Commercial Radio Awards.

This year they will be held on October 18th in Melbourne.

In the last two years the Best FM On Air Team awards went to Kyle & Jackie O (2013) and WSFM's Jonesy & Amanda (2012) while last year 3AW's Ross & John took home the Best AM On Air Team ACRA.

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Published on Tuesday, 20 May 2014 19:30 Category: ACRAs

 

Foxtel has a vacancy for a Program Manager for Max and Smooth based in Sydney. Details.

 

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

 

 

97.3 Coast FM and 6MM in Mandurah have a vacancy for their Talent Bank.Details.

 

Fairfax Radio Network has a vacancy for a Sales Co-Ordinator based in Perth.. Details.

 

ARN has a vacancy for a Creative Writer based in Brisbane.Details.

 

96FM in Perth has a vacancy for an Executive Breakfast Producer. Details.

 

Fairfax Radio Network has a vacancy for an Agency Sales Co-Ordinator at 3AW Melbourne. Details.

 

2UE has a vacancy for a Journalist. Details.

 

102.9 FM Hot Tomato on the Gold Coast has a vacancy for a Breakfast Show Executive Producer. (Maternity Leave Contract) Details.

 

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Abes Audio has a vacancy for a Senior Audio Producer based in Launceston.. Details.

 

 

SCA has a vacancy for an Announcer at Hot FM Townsville. Details.

 

SCA has a vacancy for a Commercial Producer based in Albury. Details.

 

ARN has a vacancy for Casual Street Crew for 97.3 and 4KQ in Brisbane. Details.

 

Nova Entertainment are looking for Casual Announcers for Nova 96.9 Sydney. Details.

 

Fairfax Radio Network has a vacancy for a News Journalist - Part Time based in Sydney. Details.

 

 

Authentic Entertainment has a role for a Head of Campaign Activations available.  Details

 

Andrew ‘Dunks’ Dunkerley is returning to the position of Program Director with Snow FM and 2XL.

 

Jodie Williams is set to join Triple Z in Lismore, NSW.

Beth Krapljanov has landed  her first full-time job in radio at Spirit FM in Broome. Beth recently attended Central Institute of Technology in Perth.

 

Kenny Williams has joined the team at Hitz 939 Bundaberg as Music Director and Drive Announcer.

 

Josh Olek is on the move from Snow FM Jindabyne to do nights and production at Wave FM in Wollongong.

Cheryl Lardner has moved to Melbourne and joined ARN as Sales Manager of Mix 101.1.

Brendan Egan has moved and been promoted to a new role with Grant Broadcasters as a Network Producer in their Hub operations. 

 

Peter Samios is taking up a position as content director at Star FM Dubbo. He was with 2SM in production.

 

Catherine Sligar is leaving her post at Radio Release® after a nine month stint as Release Coordinator.

 

 

Lee Stamps has joined KRock Geelong as their new Drive Announcer and Music Director.

 

Canberra Ratings

1 104.7 17.3 (17.5) SCA
2 Mix 106.3 16.8 (15.9) SCA
3 ABC666 16.4 (15.6) ABC
4 triple j 10.0 (10.3) ABC
5 Classic FM 8.2 (10.2) ABC
6 Radio National 7.6 (6.9) ABC
7 2CC 7.0 (6.6) Capital
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 2/2014
  • GFK

Gold Coast Ratings

1 Gold FM 15.0 (17.1)* SCA
2 Hot Tomato 13.9 (12.3)* HT
3 Sea FM 8.8 (10.9)* SCA
4 triple j 7.6 (8.0)* ABC
5 ABC 91.7 FM 6.6 (5.6)* ABC
6 ABC612 4.2 (4.7)* ABC
7 4RN 2.7 (3.0)* ABC
  • 10+ Overall Share Mon-Sun, Survey 2/2014
  • * previous survey

 

Brisbane Ratings

1 97.3FM 13.0 (13.8) ARN
2 Nova 106.9 11.5 (11.7) NovaEnt
3 ABC612 11.5 (10.8) ABC
4Triple M9.69.1) SCA
5 B105 8.6 (9.4) SCA
6triple j8.4(7,5) ABC
7 4KQ 7.6 (8.0) ARN
8 Magic882 5.4 (5.0) Fairfax
9 4BC 4.1 (4.4) Fairfax
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 6/2014
  • GfK

Perth Ratings

1 Mix 94.5 13.6 (14.2) SCA
2 Nova 93.713.6 (12.4) NovaEnt
3 96FM 10.7 (10.7) Fairfax
4ABC72010.1(10.0) ABC
5 triple j 9.7 (10.3) ABC
6 6PR 9.6 (10.2) Fairfax
7 92.9 7.4 (8.0) SCA
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 5/2014
  • GfK

Auckland Ratings

1 Newstalk ZB 13.4 (13.0) TRN
2 Coast  9.6 (8.1) TRN
3 The Edge 7.8 (6.0) Mediaworks
4 The Breeze 7.0 (6.5) Mediaworks
5 Classic Hits 6.7 (5.9) TRN
6 ZM 5.9 (5.6) TRN
7 Mai FM 5.2 (4.3) TRN
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2014

Christchurch Ratings

1 Newstalk ZB 17.0 (16.1) TRN
2 More FM 10.7 (11.8) Mediaworks
3 The Breeze 10.2 (8.8) Mediaworks
4 The Rock 9.0 (10.3) Mediaworks
5 The Edge 6.9 (6.5) Mediaworks
6 The Sound 6.0 (6.4) Mediaworks
7 Classic Hits 5.7 (5.7) TRN
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2014

Wellington Ratings

1 NewstalkZB 15.3 (10.5) TRN
2 The Breeze 13.7 (14.6) Mediaworks
3 ZM 11.3 (12.4) TRN
4 The Sound 7.5 (7.1) Mediaworks
5 The Rock 7.4 (8.3) Mediaworks
6 The Edge 6.6 (8.3) Mediaworks
7 Coast 5.7 (4.6) TRN
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2014

Newcastle Ratings

1 KOFM 15.3 (16.1)* SCA
2 ABC1233 11.1 (12.0)* ABC
3 triple j 10.8 (11.2)* ABC
4 2HD 10.3 (8.8)* BOG
5 NXFM 9.7 (10.3)* SCA
6 New FM 9.3 (8.4)* BOG
7 Classic FM 4.7 (5.1)* ABC
  • 10+ Overall Share Mon-Sun, Survey 2/2014
  • * GfK  Survey 1/2014

 

Adelaide Ratings

1 Mix 102.3 15.2 (15.9) ARN
2ABC891 12.2(10.9) ABC
3Nova 91.9 11,8(10.4)NovaEnt
4 FIVEaa 11.1 (11.4) NovaEnt
5 Triple M 9.1 (9.2) SCA
6SAFM8.5(8.0) SCA
7 Cruise 1323 7.8 (8.7) ARN
8 triple j 6.2 (7.1) ABC
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 6/2014
  • GfK

Wollongong Ratings

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

Central Coast Ratings

1 Sea FM 17.7 (12.4) SCA
2 2GO FM 13.2 (17.5) SCA
3 Star 104.5 11.4 (14.3) NovaEnt
4 ABC 92.5 10.7 (9.9) ABC
5 2GB 9.8 (8.9) MRN
6 Triple J 5.8 (5.2) ABC
7 WSFM 2.8 (0.7) ARN
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2012
  • Nielsen Media Research

Albury Ratings

1 Star FM 22.9* (22.7)** SCA
2 The River 20.7* (27.0)** SCA
3 2AY 16.6* (11.9)** ACE
4 ABC Local Radio 14.0* (11.2)** ABC
5 Triple J 9.9* (4.2)** ABC
6 Radio National 2.2* (1.6)** ABC
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2014
  • * Xtra Research/ ** Nielsen 

Melbourne Ratings

3AW 13.6 (13.9) Fairfax
ABC 774 11.0 (11.7) ABC
Fox FM 7.8 (7,8) SCA
Gold 7.6(7.2)ARN
Nova 100 7.3(6.8)NovaEnt
Triple M7.1(7.6) SCA
smoothfm 91.5 6.4 (6.6) NovaEnt
Mix 101.1 5.8 (6.2) ARN
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 6/2014 (GfK)

CompanyStock IDPriceChange
Southern Cross Media
SXL
0.975
0.52%
Fairfax Media Group
FXJ
0.770
-1.91%
Macquarie Radio Network
MRN
1.14
0.00%
Pacific Star Network
PNW
0.280
0.00%
APN News & Media
APN
0.820
0.00%
Oceania Capital
OCP
1.45
0.00%
Ten Network
TEN
0.235
0.00%
Seven West Media
SWM
1.61
-0.31%
Seven Group Holdings
SVW
6.67
-1.91%
Nine Entertainment
NEC
2.09
1.46%
Prime Media Group
PRT
0.895
-0.56%