News for 2019

  • Commercial radio in Darwin now broadcasting permanently in digital with DAB+

    7 May 2019
    Listeners in Darwin can now tune in to commercial radio in digital quality sound, with the official switch on today of permanent digital radio broadcasts on DAB+.   Digital radio offers better sound quality and more station choice, with three extra DAB+ only commercial stations on air – KIX Country Music, Classic Rock Digital and 4TAB.   “Darwin listeners can now enjoy...
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  • Pure offers $150 headphones free in new Mother’s Day campaign

    26 April 2019
    Audio brand Pure has joined forces with commercial radio to launch a Mother’s Day campaign offering a set of Urbanears wireless headphones free with every Pure DAB+ digital radio purchased. The Bluetooth headphones, valued at $150, are available by redemption with a purchase from the Pure DAB+ range, which includes portable and bedside clock radios with a retail starting price of $12...
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  • Digital radio switches on in Hobart

    3 April 2019
    Commercial radio is now broadcasting on DAB+ digital radio in Hobart, offering listeners better sound quality and more choice, with three new DAB+ commercial stations now on air – KIX Country, Easy Hits and Triple M Classic Rock. Joan Warner, chief executive officer of industry body Commercial Radio Australia, said: “We’re pleased listeners in Hobart now have the option t...
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  • Big audience boost for DAB+ radio stations

    18 February 2019
    The number of DAB+ digital radios in Australia increased by more than 930,000 last year, helping to boost average weekly audiences for digital-only radio stations to over two million, according to the latest DAB+ update released by industry body Commercial Radio Australia.   More than 4.21 million people, or 30% of the population aged 10 and over, listened to DAB+ digital radio e...
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