Power Outage

Please be aware that at present, between 8.00am and 3.00pm, there is a planned power outage at our transmitter site today Wednesday which is affecting our transmission. Although you cannot hear us through the Radio, you still can tune... Read more
BFL Grand Final

Ballarat Football League Grand Final

Join Matthew Cocks, Sam Young, Barry Agg and Lee-Roy this Saturday for 979fm’s broadcasts of the Ballarat Football League Grand Final Read more

Memberships are now due

If you are a member of 979fm (3rim inc) your membership has expired. If you want to renew your membership, there are few ways to do so: Send us an email on Call us during office hours on (03)... Read more

The story of 979fm

Some names that 979fm Radio station had are : Satellite City Radio, Melton Community Access Radio, 3RIM, Melton fm and now 979fm.   In  October 1980 a steering committee was formed to investigate the feasibility of establishing a local community radio station... Read more