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Before Jessica Mauboy set off to Glassgow she joined Gold 92.5 breakfast show Richard, Bridge and Spida for a chat and a sing.

It turned in a duet of Jessica Mauboy and Spida - warning your ears may hurt.

 

 

Published on Saturday, 26 July 2014 17:00 Category: What's New

2MC FM Give Me 5 for Kids

The good news stories for Give Me 5 for Kids roll in.

The Mid-North Coast’s 2MC FM for their 10th Year of the Give Me 5 for Kids Hospital Fundraiser secured close to $50k.

That blitzed their initial set target of $35,000 and takes total funds raised by the station since 2005 to almost $350 000 overall.

 

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Published on Saturday, 26 July 2014 14:00 Category: What's New

Pig Daddy

Nova's Fitzy and Wippa had an ongoing story in full swing this week. It resulted in Wippa getting a pig named Piggie Smalls.

How did it all wrap up?

 

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Published on Saturday, 26 July 2014 10:00 Category: What's New

Cash Cow versus Money Moose

You've possibly seen the Channel Seven Sunrise Cash Cow – it’s got loads of cash – a degree of personality - it's been around for a while. 

KIIS 1065’s Rosso on Drive tried to put Sunrise’s Cash Cow out of business this morning with Rosso’s Money Moose

It all started on Monday when Rosso pointed out on Twitter that his co-host Matty Baseley had less Twitter followers than Sunrise’s Cash Cow.

 

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Published on Friday, 25 July 2014 19:00 Category: What's New

LightFM make a listener a star


LightFM in Melbourne has launched a seriously big, and very cool, story arc to a huge response from the audience.

With long-term Breakfast co-host Lucy Holmes Bailey finishing with the station this morning to go on maternity leave, LightFM have a Breakfast co-host role to fill. 

So who have they chosen to fill the role?

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Published on Friday, 25 July 2014 16:00 Category: What's New

Gemma Fordham (formerly O’Neill) is the new TRN Chief Content Officer

Gemma Fordham (formerly O’Neill) has been appointed TRN Chief Content Officer.

TRN owns and operates some of New Zealand’s biggest radio brands, including Newstalk ZB, ZM, Flava, The Hits. Coast and Radio Hauraki amongst their stable.

Gemma has spent the last 15 years working in international media primarily in Australia, UK and USA.

 

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Published on Friday, 25 July 2014 13:00 Category: What's New

Dean Buchanan – the new Managing Director at TRN New Zealand

Dean Buchanan  has been appointed as Managing Director of TRN New Zealand.

Dean has over two decades of experience developing content and talent both in New Zealand and Australia as well as internationally. He was Group Programme Director at DMG Radio Australia responsible for launching the highly successful Nova Network.

 

He joined TRN as Chief Content Officer in September 2013. 

Dean’s appointment follows closely after Jane Hastings move into the CEO position of parent company for TRN, APN New Zealand. 

 

Published on Friday, 25 July 2014 11:00 Category: What's New

Where not to park

It started out innocently enough, Fifi Box came clean with Dave Thornton on the Fox earlier this week about her weekend adventures to the supermarket.

Fifi said: “I parked in a disabled car space.”  “I just pulled in and didn’t think about it.”

“I am going to have to limp back to the car.”   “It was a very convincing limp.”

 

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Published on Friday, 25 July 2014 09:00 Category: What's New

Hauraki the Boat That Rocked

It’s a part of radio’s history and one of New Zealand’s original iconic brands: Radio Hauraki.

It’s the real story of New Zealand'sBoat That Rocked.

Radio Hauraki started back in 1966 after a bunch of determined young guys defied the government and launched a pirate radio station aboard a ship moored in New Zealand’s Hauraki Gulf.

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Published on Friday, 25 July 2014 06:00 Category: What's New

Burgo on SAFM Breakfast gone

Ryan “Burgo” Burgess is gone!

He has been boned from the SAFM breakfast show which was just been announced on their facebook page.

“Burgo will no longer be on the Breakfast Show on SAFM”

“It was our decision to make these changes to enable us to focus on Michael and Hayley”.

“We believe in the talent of Michael and Hayley and we are looking forward to seeing the show move forward with this change. We wish Burgo all the best.”

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Published on Thursday, 24 July 2014 14:00 Category: What's New

Wippa's baby came early

Last week Wippa from Nova 969 went all out to announce to the world (and Fitzy) the news, that he and his wife Lisa are expecting their first child.

You would have to think Fitzy would return the favour,  Monday he did.

An ongoing story arc for the boys is in full swing this week.

Fitzy says: ” You are going to be the best father and Lisa is going to be an amazing mother, but I thought I’d help you out and give you a bit of practice”

 

 

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Published on Wednesday, 23 July 2014 18:00 Category: What's New

Broadbelt's victims speak out

Following the collapse of his latest dodgy business venture, the Paramount Agency & Touring, victims of Dene Broadbelt are lining up to reveal the extent of what has occurred.

Broadbelt (pictured), who goes by the aliases Dene Mussillon, Dene Morgan, Harrison O'Connor and Claye O'Connor, had set up the agency, which posed as a full-service artist management and tour booking agency.

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Published on Wednesday, 23 July 2014 14:00 Category: What's New

 

 

6PR has a vacancy for a Breakfast Producer. Details.

 

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4 People Media in Melbourne are looking for a National Sales Account Executive. Details.

 

6IX has a vacancy for an Audio Producer. .Details.

 

2GB has a vacancy for a Broadcast Technician. Details.

 

SCA has a vacancy for a Social Media Strategist based in Melbourne.  Details

 

4BC and Magic 882 in Brisbane has a vacancy for a News Journalist. Details.

 

Crocmedia has a vacancy for a Commercial Director. Details.

 

2UE has a vacancy for an Associate Program Producer. Details.

 

2GB has a vacancy for a Senior Network Support Engineer. Details.

 

98five Sonshine FM has a vacancy for a Content Director based in Perth. Details.

 

Mike Crothers from SCA is set to join the ranks at RCS Australia as their new General Manager.

 

 

Former MCM Head Simon Joyce as joined 'Brand New Media' overseeing Australia & New Zealand.

 

 

Group CEO of Mediaworks, Sussan Turner, has resigned.

 

Scotty McLaren is the new CD for Grant Broadcasters Hot 100 and MIX 104.9 in Darwin.

 

Heidi Roberts is the new Assistant Breakfast Producer at 92.9 Perth.

 

 

Colin Taylor is set to become the new General Manager of Grant Broadcasters 7HO Hobart.

 

SCA CFO Peter Lewis has resigned from his post after one month with the company.

 

Gemma Fordham (formerly O’Neill) has been appointed TRN Chief Content Officer.

 

4BU and Hitz939 have welcomed Natasha Dean Jones as their new Journalist and Presenter,

 

Dean Buchanan  has been appointed as Managing Director of TRN New Zealand.

 

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 17.1* (15.1)** SCA
2 Hot Tomato 12.3* (13.4)** HT
3 Sea FM 10.9* (14.5)** SCA
4 triple j 8.0* (9.1)** ABC
5 ABC 91.7 FM 5.6* (5.3)** ABC
6 ABC612 4.7* (3.9)** ABC
7 4RN 3.0* (2.8)** ABC
  • 10+ Overall Share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2014
  • * GfK / ** Nielsen

 

Brisbane Ratings

1 97.3FM 15.3 (13.9) ARN
2 Nova 106.9 11.6 (12.8) NovaEnt
3 B105 10.1 (10.6) SCA
4 Triple M 9.3 (8.6) SCA
5 ABC612 9.2 (9.2) ABC
6 4KQ 7.3 (6.8) ARN
7 triple j 7.2 (8.0) ABC
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2014
  • GfK

Perth Ratings

1 Mix 94.5 15.1 (14.5) SCA
2 Nova 93.7 11.8 (11.4) NovaEnt
3 96FM 11.1 (10.6) Fairfax
4 ABC720 10.6 (11.0) ABC
5 triple j 9.7 (11.7) ABC
6 92.9 9.3 (8.5) SCA
7 6PR 9.0 (7.9) Fairfax
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2014
  • 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 16.1* (18.7)** SCA
2 ABC1233 12.0* (10.2)** ABC
3 triple j 11.2* (10.7)** ABC
4 NXFM 10.3* (16.7)** SCA
5 2HD 8.8* (9.9)** BOG
6 New FM 8.4* (9.9)** BOG
7 Classic FM 5.1* (3.0)** ABC
  • 10+ Overall Share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2014
  • * GfK / ** Nielsen

 

Adelaide Ratings

1 Mix 102.3 16.3 (16.7) ARN
=2 Nova 91.9 10.8 (11.7) NovaEnt
=2 ABC891 10.8 (10.7) ABC
3 FIVEaa 10.6 (11.3) NovaEnt
4 Triple M 9.1 (9.4) SCA
5 Cruise 1323 8.5 (7.9) ARN
6 triple j 7.6 (6.8) SCA
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2014
  • 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

1 ABC 774 13.1 (12.3) ABC
2 3AW 12.8 (12.5) Fairfax
=3 Gold 7.6 (8.8) ARN
=3 Triple M 7.6 (6.9) SCA
4 Fox FM 7.2 (6.9) SCA
5 Mix 101.1 7.1 (7.1) ARN
=6 Nova 100 6.7 (6.9) NovaEnt
=6 smoothfm 91.5 6.7 (6.9) NovaEnt
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2014 (GfK)

CompanyStock IDPriceChange
Southern Cross Media
SXL
1.21
-1.63%
Fairfax Media Group
FXJ
0.900
-2.17%
Macquarie Radio Network
MRN
1.12
0.00%
Pacific Star Network
PNW
0.310
0.00%
APN News & Media
APN
0.760
1.33%
Oceania Capital
OCP
1.42
0.00%
Ten Network
TEN
0.290
0.00%
Seven West Media
SWM
1.93
0.00%
Seven Group Holdings
SVW
7.67
-1.16%
Nine Entertainment
NEC
2.10
-1.41%
Prime Media Group
PRT
1.02
0.00%