Christmas Present

Christmas Hamper Giveaway

979fm is giving away a Christmas hamper on Christmas day and its so easy to enter the draw. 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
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Want to be on the Radio?

979fm will be holding a one day introduction to radio course in early 2015 and we are taking expressions of interest from people wanting to take part. Read more
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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
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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
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Upcoming Interviews on 979fm

Not one but two ARIA Hall Of Fame members will be interviewed on 979fm in the near future. Read more
Ray Goodwin Farewell

The Final Buff Program – A Tribute to Ray Goodwin

Tune to 979fm this Tuesday February 25 from 2-4 pm for a very special tribute to Ray Goodwin. Read more
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Farewell to a True Gentleman

We at 979fm were saddened today to hear of the passing of one of our most valued members, Ray Goodwin. He passed away quietly after a long illness and our sincerest sympathies go out to his family. Read more