Fundraising Barbecues – Appreciation

We appreciate every dollar you spend at any of our fundraising barbecues. Yesterday we held a BBQ at the Caroline Springs Bunnings Warehouse. All of the funds go straight towards the station and are used to further improve our... Read more

The Opening of a New BFL Season

The BFL season almost started with a bang last Saturday. We witnessed and described a fantastic game between East Point and Koroit which ended in a narrow win to Koroit, with just one kick in it. Of course Koroit is... Read more
BFL Grand Final

Ballarat Football League on 979fm

Daylight Saving has ended and the weather’s turned bad, so it must be footy season. Read more

“The Homework Club” – On Air Soon

The Homework Club is a fantastic new show kicking off on the first Thursday of students returning to school April 16th 2015 from 4pm to 6pm. This show is welcoming secondary school students to community radio and connecting schools, students... Read more

Two new DJ’s

979fm would like to welcome two new DJ’s to our airwaves each week! DJ Shani (Shania) brings to you “DJ Shani’s Music Mix” each Tuesday from 4pm to 6pm playing the top songs in the charts as well as the classics.... Read more

It’s Survey Time

It’s survey time! To further improve the service we provide we would really appreciate it if you could please take the time to fill out our survey. This shouldn’t take you any more than 5 minutes. Click here –> Read more

Summersault Festival – 2015

  We had such a great time at the Summersault Festival in Caroline Springs on Saturday. A massive crowd with tonnes of activities for the family to enjoy. From silent discos to seeing Justice Crew perform live on the Main... Read more

New Show – February 2015

A new show will be broadcasting every week live from our studios kicking off on Wednesday 4th February 2015… “MELTON YOUR COMMUNITY” …from 10 am till 12 noon. If your community group would like to be part of the show... Read more

A Day On The Track 2015

Come and join us broadcasting live at Tabcorp Park for their annual event, A Day On The Track. A car, bike, truck and boat show supporting Lions Club Melton, Variety and the Blue Ribbon Foundation held on Sunday 11th... Read more

Christmas Hamper Giveaway

Toni and her partner have received the 979fm Christmas Hamper which they won on Christmas Day! Good luck for next Christmas everyone!                 Read more