Latest News

  • Cars drive digital radio figures to five year high

    28 August 2014
    Official data relating to DAB+ digital radio in Australia was released by Commercial Radio Australia (CRA) today in the 2014 Digital Radio Report, showing nearly 100,000* (97,177) new vehicles have been sold with DAB+ digital radio, and digital radio listening is at an all time high with 21.4% or almost 2.8 million people tuning in each week in the five metropolitan capital cities alone. ...
    Read More
  • Australia wide digital radio giveaway

    13 June 2014
    An Australia-wide digital radio giveaway begins on Monday with commercial radios stations across Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth, offering hundreds of digital radios to listeners across the next two weeks. Nova Entertainment, ARN, Southern Cross Austereo, Fairfax, Macquarie Network, Capital Radio and Super Radio Network, Tabcorp, RadioTAB and Pacific Star will be running indivi...
    Read More
  • Mother's Day digital radio promotion

    17 April 2014
    Commercial Radio Australia is partnering with digital radio manufacturer Pure and retailers; Harvey Norman, JB Hi-Fi and Dick Smith this Mother’s Day, offering two presents for the price of one and helping out those who don’t “speak mother”.  Radio specialist agency, Eardrum has put together an amusing series of four, 30 second radio ads written in “mother sp...
    Read More
  • Triple M Classic Rock Digital debut in Perth

    17 April 2014
    Triple M Classic Rock Digital has launched on-air in Perth today, giving Triple M fans the ultimate destination for timeless hits.     The national Digital Radio station will feature classic rock from the 60s and 70s by artists including AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, The Doors, Queen, The Who, The Angels and Skyhooks.    SCA Digital Radio Content ...
    Read More
  • Lexus drives digital radio growth

    4 February 2014
    Lexus continues to lead the Australian luxury car market in digital car radios, both for wide-ranging vehicle fitment and numbers sold. Since becoming the first luxury brand in Australia to provide DAB+* digital radio as standard fitment to a model – GS Line, launched in 2012 – Lexus has sold almost 8000 vehicles with the technology. Lexus also offers the most expansive range of l...
    Read More
  • Sony digital radio featured offer this Christmas

    3 December 2013
    Commercial Radio Australia (CRA) and Sony are encouraging listeners to make two people happy for the price of one in this year’s digital radio Christmas ad campaign. Beginning this week, a series of three, 30 second radio ads will air across 42 commercial radio stations in the metropolitan markets of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth. The ad campaign will feature an offer o...
    Read More
  • Digital radio reception to improve in major cities

    20 November 2013
    Free to air digital radio reception in current blackspots is set to improve with the switch on of 12 commercial radio industry-funded DAB+ On Channel Repeaters (OCR) in metropolitan radio licence areas.  The localised transmitters, which are scheduled to be switched on over the coming months, will boost digital radio coverage in dense urban areas, as well as extending coverage in geographi...
    Read More