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
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2014 Djerriwarrh Festival Broadcast

Melton’s annual festival The Djerriwarrh Festival is happening again this Saturday (Nov 8th), and as always 979fm will be broadcasting live from the event. Read more
Presentation Night

Our Awarded Members

979fm held its annual presentation night on Saturday October 17th. Winners on the night were… Read more
Leo "The Tiger" Johnson

Passing of a Great Man

It is with great sadness that I announce that long time volunteer and life member of 979fm Melton Community Radio Leo “The Tiger” Johnson passed away last night after a long battle with brain tumours.  Read more

Support Community Radio

Community radio stations across the country could be forced off air if the Commission of Audit recommendation to scrap funding for the Community Broadcasting Program is accepted by the Government. Read more
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Ballarat Football League on 979fm

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