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Comings and Goings

Tony Murphy can now be heard on Saturday nights and Sunday breakfast on 4BC Brisbane. He will continue his regular Mon-Fri air work at 94.1 FM on the Gold Coast.

13 February 2004

The position of Breakfast Announcer at ZooFM in Dubbo has been filled by Craig Baynham from 2GF and 104.7 in Grafton.

12 February 2004

Adam Barratt has been appointed Assistant Music Director/Announcer at 2DayFm. "The Bar Rat" joins 2Day from SeaFm on the Gold Coast where he was Music Director and Drive Announcer.

12 February 2004

Bianca Hartge has joined the C91.3 newsroom taking up her first Commerical Radio appointment. Formerly with the ABC in Bega, Bianca has taken on the editing and reading role in Stuart Cranny's morning show. She was one of the outstanding graduates of the AFTRS short course last year.

10 February 2004

Michael McPhee is the latest MAX FM recruit - he replaces Chris North who has moved to SEA FM Mackay. Michael comes from 92.9FM in Tamworth and will host mornings. The MAX FM also has its webcam up and running so you can view the crew in action, just go to

10 February 2004

Brian White Memorial award winner Paul Murray of Nova 96.9 has made the move from the newsroom to behind the on-air desk to host The Paul Murray show, Sunday to Thursday nights at 10pm.

10 February 2004

Greg Dimon has been appointed Program Director at WIN Corp's C91.3 in Campbelltown.

9 February 2004

After 2 years as Breakfast producer for MIX 106.5 (producing Jason Bouman and Sammy Power) Bridie Read is on the move to Foxtel, producing "The Drum" hosted by Molly Meldrum.

9 February 2004

Former Sea FM Whitsunday on air and promo guy Tom Coull has "returned home" to DMG's Mackay & the Whitsundays Hot FM and 4MK after a two year stint at Sea.

9 February 2004

And in Ballarat, Lee Anderson is the new production Manager, moving from 2ST/Power FM in Nowra.
Matt Conlan who started as breakfast announcer in early December 2003, has landed himself a gig at 3AW - he finishes up on Friday the 13th of February.

5 February 2004

Joe Lewis ex-Triple M, Brisbane has returned from a stint with Capital Radio in London and has accepted the Breakfast production position as part of the new Judith Lucy, Kaz Cooke and Peter Helliar Breakfast show on 2day FM

2 February 2004

And over in Perth, Orion, host of the 92.9 Hot 30 has moved into the drive shift. Newcomer Tim Lee gets his big break as the new host of the Hot 30.

30 January 2004

Brian Bickmore the long serving Austereo director who quit just a few weeks ago has been appointed an independent director with RG Capital.

30 January 2004

RG Capital's Central Coast Program Director Jason Matthews has been appointed Program Director of the Gold Coast Radio Centre, and will also take on the role of Network Assistant Group PD for RG Capital's Sea Stream.

30 January 2004

Peter Scrine has been appointed manager of i98FM Wollongong. He takes over the day to day running of the station from WIN Corporation deputy chairman Andrew Gordon, who will spend more time on the Television side of the operation. Scrine previously worked in Sales at Win, then moved to Austereo and recently returned to i98 sister station C91.3 Campbelltown before taking
up his present position.

30 January 2004

Blacker's back! John Blackman has scored a gig on Melbourne's ABC 774AM. He can be heard on Tuesdays at 3.10pm with Lynne Haultain.

29 January 2004

A few changes in the Austereo Sydney Newsroom. Triple M's Afternoon
Newsreader Phynea Papal has gone home to Perth to read breakfast at Mix 94.5. Sasha Higlett takes over as Triple M Drive Newsreader.

Matt McDonald goes from Triple M breakfast to 2DayFM to read news for the new breakfast show with Judith Lucy, Kaz Cooke and Peter Helliar. Melissa Martin, from Brisbane's B105 will take over Triple M breakfast.

29 January 2004

After finishing up as the venue announcer for the Adidas International
tennis in Sydney, Tim Stackpool is now following and reporting on the Peter Falconio murder trial for radio stations in the UK with Global Radio news in London.

28 January 2004

B105's breakfast newsreader Melissa Martin leaving Brisbane to take up the position of breakfast newsreader and assistant news director at Triple M Sydney. Emma Blackwood is replacing Melissa in Brisbane.

Fresh from a stint replacing Andy G over Christmas on Nova 969, AFTRS Graduate Kent Small has now moved to the Central Coast for the DMG network and and will host afternoons on DMG's new Gosford station when it launches.

27 January 2004

Ryan Cram has been promoted to Music Director for i98FM;
Matt Lygoe - creative writer for i98FM for the past 8 years has accepted a role with dmg's new Central Coast radio station starting in February.

Peter Scrine has been appointed Station Manager for i98FM, promoted from Group Sales Manager for i98FM & C91.3FM
Stephen Baragry has been appointed Sales Manager for C91.3FM

Pat McGowen has replaced Wayne Smith as creative writer at C91.3

23 January 2004


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