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The Coronavirus results for Nova 96.9's breakfast team are all good

Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Yesterday Nova 96.9 Executive Producer Tommy, along with Fitzy & Sarah got their Coronavirus results back and they were all negative for COVID 19.
 
This morning the news for Wippa and newsreader Matt De Groot  is also good as they have tested negative.

That means the entire team is all clear, though they are still broadcasting from their in-home studios.

COVID19 moves some of radios biggest programs into isolation

Monday 16 March, 2020
Schedules for radio are being thrown into chaos with a number of high-profile presenters either confirmed COVID-19 cases, or self-isolating because of close contact with the disease.
 
Nine Radio has put Sydney stars Alan Jones and Ray Hadley, and Melbourne duo Ross Stevenson & John Burns into isolation. Hadley and Jones are broadcasting from their respective properties and Ross & John are holed up at Stevenson’s house.

Dr Andrew Rochford tells Ftizy & Wippa "We need to buy time" on coronavirus

Friday 13 March, 2020
With the world in a state of hysteria thanks to Coronavirus, Fitzy & Wippa brought in Dr Andrew Rochford to give an experts down low on the situation.

Matt De Groot wins Headline-Off with baby news

Wednesday 11 March, 2020
This morning on Nova 96.9’s Fitzy & Wippa, Matt De Groot was joined by wife Bronte Coy for what the team thought was a round of ‘Headline Off’, in which MDG, goes head to head against other News/Media personalities.
 
It was during the segment that the couple surprised the team by revealing they are expecting their first baby, and that makes two babies on the way for the Fitzy & Wippa team, with Wippa & wife Lisa expecting their first baby girl next month.

Fitzy & Wippa's Valentines Day gift for Ray Hadley

Wednesday 12 February, 2020
Nova 969’s Fitzy & Wippa, in cahoots with Human Nature and Ray Hadley’s fiancé Sophie have pulled the ultimate Valentine’s Day stich up on 2GBs morning star.
 
Ray & Sophie are getting married in June and Fitzy & Wippa thought she deserved a Valentines day present from Ray, so roped the Human Nature boys into performing Ginuwine’s Pony for Ray.
 
Fitzy pretended to be a caller on Ray’s show, but wasn’t fooling anyone.
 

So I quit my day job, a new podcast from Cathrine Mahoney

Tuesday 04 February, 2020

Cathrine Mahoney has released the first in a series of new podcasts in collaboration with www.whimn.com.au.
 
A publicist for the past 20 years, most recently for Nova’s Fitzy & Wippa, Cathrine quit her job to become a full time writer, and hence her new podcast, So I Quit My Day Job.
 
Each episode will be part personal journey update, and part interview.
 

Vanilla Ices the final rap battle of 2019

Friday 06 December, 2019
In a rap battle to remember, self-proclaimed ‘Kings of Rap’ Nova 96.9’s Fitzy & Wippa took on certified rap legend Vanilla Ice for the final Rap Up of The Week of 2019. 
 
‘Rap Up of the Week’ has become a favourite segment among Nova listeners and has garnered over 10 million views across Fitzy & Wippa’s social channels.
 

Matt, Sarah & Matty J step in for Fitzy & Wippa

Wednesday 04 December, 2019

Matt, Sarah & Matty J, Nova 96.9's Saturday breakfast show, will now be heard on air for the two weeks in the lead up to Christmas, from Monday 9 December at 6am.

Paul Gallen leaves radio host with suspected broken rib

Monday 11 November, 2019
This morning on Nova 96.9 Fitzy & Wippa their unsuspecting newsreader and Saturday Breakfast host, Matt De Groot was thrown in the ring for a surprise fight with Paul Gallen, leaving him with a suspected broken rib.  
 
Matt is a doppelganger for Sydney Swans legend Barry Hall, who takes on Gallen in the ring on November 15 and Gallen has been looking for sparring partners with a similar build to Barry Hall, and De Groot fits the bill.
 

Fitzy & Wippa stitch up radio rivals Jonsey & Amanda.

Monday 04 November, 2019
At a recent charity auction for ‘Save Our Sons’, Nova 96.9’s Fitzy & Wippa saw a ‘Jonsey & Amanda Meet and Greet’ WSFM station tour up for auction and convinced producer Lucy’s husband to secretly purchase it for them.
 
They were toying with using prosthetics but as Fitzy’s allergic to latex and 6”6 tall they decided to instead recruit Jett, 12, to go in under the guise of a ‘school project’ with a list of questions from the class.
 

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