Wednesday 25 January, 2017
What's in a name?
That which we call a rose by any other name
would smell as sweet.
What’s in a name?
Plenty according to Radio Adelaide and the ABC.
The ABC’s metro radio stations have all rebranded with their new look and name for 2017… except Adelaide.
Monday 09 January, 2017
ABC Radio has launched its new logo as part of the 2017 image rebrand.
The round logo reflects the dropping of the call numbers of each local radio station as part of the network's multiplatform philosophy, outlined in our earlier reports
The photo right shows ABC Regional Content Manager Cath Hurley
supporting her metro colleagues by proudly displaying the new logo on her facebook page.
Saturday 31 December, 2016
Radio Adelaide has been granted an injunction in the Federal Court against 891 ABC Adelaide rebranding itself to ABC Radio Adelaide.
This will cause a hiccup in the ABC's planned local radio network rebrand, which will now take place in other cities, but not in Adelaide, until the court matter is settled.
Monday 19 December, 2016
The community radio broadcasting licence held by the University of Adelaide will be transferred to Educational Broadcasters Adelaide Inc (EBA), following approval by the Australian Communications and Media Authority.
Saturday 03 December, 2016
Radio Adelaide chairman Iain Evans
says the ABC is "hijacking" Radio Adelaide's name after the national broadcaster anounced plans to rebrand stations next year.
As part of a national rebranding strategy
, ABC's local capital city radio stations will drop the call numbers from their names and highlight their cities. 702ABC Sydney will become ABC Radio Sydney, 774ABC Melbourne will become ABC Radio Melbourne and 891ABC Adelaide will become ABC Radio Adelaide.
Thursday 01 December, 2016
720 ABC Perth Drive presenter Jane Marwick has announced she will not return in 2017.
Marwick, who is part-way through a law degree, has decided to pursue other opportunities.
ABC Perth Radio Local Content Manager Sarah Knight said: “I am very sad to lose a presenter of Jane’s quality and passion. She brings a fresh perspective to all she does. I wish her all the best and hope that she will remain a friend of 720 ABC Perth.”
Wednesday 03 August, 2016
Radio Adelaide’s new studios are up and running in its new building and manager Rob Popplestone told radioinfo earlier this week, "with anything new, it takes a little time to adjust, but the early signs are very very good."
Wednesday 03 August, 2016
Radio Adelaide is back up and running after moving from its home at 228 North Terrace Adelaide to new studios, co-located with Fresh 92.7, a few blocks down the road.
It was the end of an era for the hundreds of volunteers and staff who had worked in the building since the station moved there in 1989.
Thursday 21 July, 2016
An announcement on the relaunch of Radio Adelaide is expected in coming days, according to new General Manager Rob Popplestone.
“We have already started testing and contributing new content to our pre recorded format.”
Tuesday 19 July, 2016
radioinfo has spoken with the Chair of the RadAd Station Worker Association Nicky Page following an earlier media release, citing some concerns with the new management of Radio Adelaide.