Wednesday 11 January, 2017
All metro markets recorded positive growth in radio ad revenue in December 2016 up 6.75% to a total of $58.837 million, according to the metropolitan commercial radio advertising revenue, sourced by Deloitte and released today by industry body, Commercial Radio Australia.
The Sydney market was up 6.5% to $17.792 million, Melbourne also showed strong growth up 6.68% to $17.546 million, Brisbane rose 10.37% to $9.674 million, Perth was up 6.43% to $8.401 million and Adelaide was up 2.23% to $5.424 million.
Wednesday 14 December, 2016
Melbourne agency Clemenger BBDO has won round four of the 2017 Siren Awards.
Thursday 08 December, 2016
Radio ad revenue has recorded an increase in November 2016 up 5.5% to $72.411 million, according to the metropolitan commercial radio advertising revenue, sourced by Deloitte and released today by industry body, Commercial Radio Australia.
The Sydney market showed strong growth up 11.11% to $23.006 million, Melbourne was up 4.63% to $21.591 million, Brisbane rose 5.4% to $11.322 million, Perth was up .32% to $10.101 million and Adelaide was down .89%to $6.391 million.
Tuesday 06 December, 2016
Canberra, Darwin and Hobart will be the next in line for permanent DAB+ digital radio services, with commercial radio broadcasters today welcoming the ABC’s announcement that it intends to extend services into the three capital cities.
Chief executive officer of industry body, Commercial Radio Australia, Joan Warner said commercial broadcasters were working closely with the ABC and SBS on the regional rollout plans.
Tuesday 06 December, 2016
Designer British radio brand VQ plans to accelerate its expansion into Australia through a joint Christmas campaign with Commercial Radio Australia aimed at putting the glamour into radio products.
The campaign is VQ’s first major marketing push in Australia since entering the market earlier this year, and promotes the Retro Mini DAB+ digital radio with built-in Bluetooth speaker, which retails for $129.
Sunday 04 December, 2016
Following last week's launch of the RadioApp, CRA has announced another big innovation.
It's the first step in a fully operational all-of-industry’ automated holdings system that will allow advertisers to place ads on 261 stations across Australia directly online.
Saturday 03 December, 2016
Regional radio audience measurement surveys (RRAMS) were developed by Xtra Insights, in conjunction with Commercial Radio Australia, in response to the search for a new, cost-efficient research method for regional radio markets to gather up-to-date information.
Thursday 01 December, 2016
Gift vouchers are at the top of Christmas shopping lists this year, according to a survey of radio listeners by Commercial Radio Australia and Presslaff Interactive Revenue.
Seventy percent of survey participants said they like to give gift vouchers for Christmas, with toys (57%), clothes (56%) and bath and beauty products (52%) following closely behind.
Wednesday 30 November, 2016
Will you be swiping right of left on Alan Jones and Kyle Sandilands?
The Australian radio industry has come together to launch RadioApp, a new mobile app that allows consumers to live stream 250 Australian radio stations on the go.
It’s not quite Tinder, but you do swipe right or left to find your favourite radio stations in the list of ABC and Commercial stations from around Australia.
Tuesday 29 November, 2016
Townsville has released its second radio survey in just over a year today.
The new survey was undertaken by Xtra Insights and involved 1,200 participants who were asked which station they listened to most.
4TO is the station listened to most with 21.7%, followed by HOT FM with 21.1% and ABC North Queensland 8.9%