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Glenn Wheeler Hospitalised after serious crash

2CH Breakfast announcer Glenn Wheeler was involved in an accident yesterday. He suffered serious head and internal injuries and underwent surgery last night and is in an induced coma. Glenn’s condition today is listed as stable.

Glenn's accident happened at Woolooware in Sydney, when his motorscooter collided with a car. The cars driver has been charged with negligent driving occasioning grievous bodily harm and not giving way to an oncoming vehicle at an unmarked intersection. 

  A message from Glenn's family appeared on the 2CH Facebook page.

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Published on Sunday, 01 February 2015 13:00 Category: What's New

Campo jumps to River 949

Paul Campo Campion is leaving ARN’s 97.3 in Brisbane to join River 949 on breakfast.

Drew Chapman, River 949 CD told Radio Today: "We are thrilled to have Paul 'Campo' Campion joining the River 949 team on breakfast with Marnie (who he has successfully worked with before) His passion and local knowledge of South East Queensland plus his many years of experience will be an incredible asset to us for 2015 and beyond."

Campo has been on drive for 97.3 for years but was moved to arvo's, making way for the networked Hughesy & Kate last week.  

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Published on Sunday, 01 February 2015 11:00 Category: What's New

They actually made it to school!

Well, they made it eventually!

Nova 100’s Meshel Laurie's  five year old twins started school yesterday and like any mum she wanted to be there on the day.

So Meshel & Tommy did their breakfast show live from her home in Altona.

 

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Published on Saturday, 31 January 2015 12:00 Category: What's New

Merrick Watts on the Project

Merrick Watts was on Channel Ten's the Project Friday night to talk about his new Drive show Merrick... and Australia on Triple M. 

What made it a ripper to watch was that it had Nova's Meshel Laurie and Gold 104's Lehmo, and naturally Merrick - 3 radio network talents all on at the same time. Worth a look below.

 

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Published on Saturday, 31 January 2015 11:00 Category: What's New

nice Billboard

KIIS 101.1's new billboard in the heart of Melbourne.Hughesy shared it on instagram a couple of hours back. Wonder if they got a good rate from APN? wink

Published on Friday, 30 January 2015 22:00 Category: What's New

Nova’s Kate, Tim & Marty, have made one of their listeners a millionaire.

True to their word, Nova’s Kate, Tim & Marty, have made one of their listeners a millionaire!

Tim Smolders, 30, a paramedic from Brisbane was the coveted winner that managed to take home the one million. 

That’s one million....

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Published on Friday, 30 January 2015 18:00 Category: What's New

96FM now part of the KIIS Network

The Australian Radio Network has completed the acquisition of Perth’s 96FM, it’s now part of the KIIS Network from today.

ARN’s chief executive officer Ciaran Davis, said: “As I mentioned when the acquisition was announced in late December last year, we know the business well and look forward to working even closer with the team, having represented its national sales for six years.

 

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Published on Friday, 30 January 2015 16:30 Category: What's New

Macquarie Radio Network expects a hit - 65% drop in Net Profit

Macquarie Radio Network (ASX: MRN) have just released a company update to the market.

They report a drop of around 25% in underlying earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) for the half year ended 31 December 2014 as compared to the prior corresponding period.

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Published on Friday, 30 January 2015 14:30 Category: What's New

Sophie Monk Joins Kyle & Jackie O!

That didn’t take long… Sophie Monk has hooked up again with Kyle and Jackie O on KIIS 1065.

Kyle: “Did you enjoy your radio thing”

“Learnt heaps.. loved the boys” said Sophie

Sophie goes on to talk about doing breakfast radio, and Kyle naturally cut to the chase of where Sophie should have been. Video below.

 

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Published on Friday, 30 January 2015 14:00 Category: What's New

The Election: Not the only Clash in Queensland

The Queensland elections are tomorrow and 97.3FM had Brisbane radio listeners on the edge of their political seats as Premier Campbell Newman and Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk went head to head on 973's Robin, Terry & Bob's $1K Minute Quiz. How did they go?

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Published on Friday, 30 January 2015 12:00 Category: What's New

Gold FM's Buddy Bench

School bullying makes the news headlines a little too much.

Back in November we told you about Charlie Cooper, a nine year old Cairns local who is wiser than his years. Charlie came up with the idea of the Buddy Bench at his school, where kids can sit if they are feeling left out or bullied. Elliott Lovejoy from HOT FM caught up with him back in November.

Showing how little people can make a big difference, to help stamp out bullying across the Gold and Tweed Coasts; Richard, Bridge and Spida from Gold FM are teaming up with Bunnings Warehouse to get Buddy Bench’s into as many schools as possible.

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Published on Friday, 30 January 2015 11:00 Category: What's New

Alan Jones back for more on 4BC

He made his return to Brisbane's airwaves on Jan 19 with his Queensland Election Special – when the voting closes tomorrow, come Monday Alan Jones will return as a permanent fixture on News Talk 4BC.

“We have received an absolutely overwhelmingly positive response from our listeners to Alan Jones returning to 4BC and I am delighted to announce that Alan is staying on with our station with his weekday program, raising the issues that are relevant to Queenslanders,” 4BC General Manager Anthony Frangi said.

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Published on Friday, 30 January 2015 08:30 Category: What's New

 

C91.3 Campbelltown has a role for a Sales Manager available. Details.

 

 

Grant Broadcasters are looking for Sales Staff based in Cairns. Details.

 

Nova Entertainment are looking for Announcers for their talent bank at Nova 96.9 in Sydney. Details.

 

 

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Grant Broadcasters are looking for a News Editor for 2ST/Power FM in Nowra. Details.

 

Phil Bradley is the new Group Content Director for SCA in Hobart

 

Aaron Rich is now on FOX FM Melbourne Mornings for 2015. Aaron has jumped from Nova.

Matty White is moving back to Triple M Sydney to be the Assistant Content Director and Head of NRL Football .

 

Mike Byrne is heading back to Newcastle to be the Group Content Director for SCA’s NX and KO FM..

 

Tim Wong-See is back at Nova Entertainment doing late nights on Nova nationwide.

Ross Turner is leaving 7HOFM Hobart after 3 years to become CD at HOT91/Zinc on the Sunshine Coast.

Brodie Green has been appointed as Night Imaging Producer for Smallzy’s Surgery.

 

Peter Yiamarelos is heading back to Australia to be the new Content Director of SEAFM and 2GO FM on the Central Coast. 

 

Brisbane's Magic 882 Ian Keenan  is making the move from Mornings and will host the Breakfast show on the station.

 

Rod Maldon is heading to New Zealand and joining NZME as Assistant Content Director of ZM nationwide.

 

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 14.3 (15.0)* SCA
2 Hot Tomato 14.1 (13.9)* HT
3 Sea FM 9.5 (8.8)* SCA
4 triple j 9.4 (7.6)* ABC
5 ABC 91.7 FM 6.7 (6.6)* ABC
6 ABC612 3.3 (4.2)* ABC
7 ABC FM 2.9 (2.2)* ABC
  • 10+ Overall Share Mon-Sun, Survey 3/2014
  • * previous survey

 

Brisbane Ratings

1 Nova 106.9 13.5 12.9) NovaEnt
2 97.3FM 12.3 (13.0) ARN
3 B105 9.7 (9.0) SCA
4 Triple M 8.8 (8.7) SCA
5 triple j 9.0 (8.0) ABC
6 ABC612 8.5 (9,4) ABC
7 4KQ 7.1 (7.5) ARN
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 8/2014 (GfK)

Perth Ratings

1 Mix 94.5 13.8 (14.5) SCA
2 Nova 93.7 12.6 (13.5) NovaEnt
3 triple j 11.0 (10.4) ABC
4 96FM 10.2 (9.4) Fairfax
5 ABC720 9.6 (9.6) ABC
6 92.9 8.2 (8.4) SCA
7 6PR 7.3 (8.5) Fairfax
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 8/2014 (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 (15.3)* SCA
2 ABC1233 11.9 (11.1)* ABC
3 NXFM 11.6 (9.7)* SCA
4 New FM 10.0 (9.3)* BOG
5 triple j 9.9 (10.8)* ABC
6 2HD 9.8 (10.3)* BOG
7 Classic FM 3.9 (4.7)* ABC
  • 10+ Overall Share Mon-Sun, GfK Survey 3/2014

 

Adelaide Ratings

1 Mix 102.3 15.5 (14.6) ARN
2 FIVEaa 11.4 11.2) NovaEnt
3 Nova 91.9 11.2 (11.8) NovaEnt
4 ABC891 10.0 (11.3) ABC
6 hit107 8.1 (8.3) SCA
7 Cruise 1323 8.1 (7.6) ARN
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 8/2014 (GfK)
  • hit107 on-air Oct 20, was SAFM

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 

Company Stock ID Price Change
Southern Cross Media
SXL
1.05
0.00%
Fairfax Media Group
FXJ
0.900
3.45%
Macquarie Radio Network
MRN
1.07
-6.96%
Pacific Star Network
PNW
0.300
0.00%
APN News & Media
APN
0.810
1.25%
Oceania Capital
OCP
1.38
0.00%
Ten Network
TEN
0.200
0.00%
Seven West Media
SWM
1.31
3.15%
Seven Group Holdings
SVW
5.13
-1.54%
Nine Entertainment
NEC
1.77
6.63%
Prime Media Group
PRT
0.805
-2.42%