Bush Ballad/Australian C.M. Music/Radio Stations & Presenters


The A.B.B.A. invites Bush Ballad/Australian Country Music Radio presenters/programmers to submit their stations/Program time/contacts throughout Australia for the benefit of travelling listeners and for performing touring artists to contact re interviews etc. Presenters/Programmers interested in being part of the listing may email info to the A.B.B.A. The info will be compiled and placed on the A.B.B.A. website for all to access.

Please list City, Station, Presenter, Day/Show time, & Website (if Live Streaming available) and if you do interviews.
Please keep details brief. (For your privacy, we will not post street addresses on this page)
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"A Little More Country" Clarence Community Radio
radio stations/Presenters, been doing a country music program for the past 13 years,playing Australian Balladeers and some Irish Country Artists on "Lower Clarence Community Radio Inc,streaming via the internet details of my show follows.
"A Little More Country"
Sunday 8am to 12pm .
Thank You Kindly
Alick Locke

Jeff Dunn Goulburn 2GCRFM 103.3 4822 1103 Goulburn
Tuesday afternoon all Aussie Country 12pm - 4pm
Wednesday Country Breakfast 5am - 9am
Streaming "Live" www.tunein.com/2gcrfm

Mal Ritchie Radio Presenter Highland FM 107.1 Southern Highlands

I am on air Mondays 2 pm to 4 pm presenting an “Anything Goes” program...with music from most genres. I am happy to do interviews anytime, we stream on the net and I invite you to tune in anytime, maybe give me a call on 02 4872 1119. My email address is malritj@bigpond.com

Angus Gill - Radio Presenter 2WAY FM 103.9

G'day Folks,
I host "The Local" program on Hastings Community Radio 2WAY FM in Wauchope.
My show takes place on Sunday afternoons from 4-6pm.
I play independent, unsigned and local artists from the Mid North Coast and beyond.
The Local presents music in a variety of genres but Country Music is the most requested.
I love to undertake interviews on my shows, so if you would like to have a chat on my show, please email thegillfamily5@bigpond.com or contact me via "The Local" Facebook Page.
Would love to have your ears via http://2wayfm.listen2myradio.com/ on Sunday afternoons.
Angus Gill


A weekly radio program broadcast every*SUNDAY 11am *and *TUESDAY
9pm *(E.S.T.) on ‘todayscountry94one’. This program is 100% Australian
bush ballads in song, stories, music and bush poetry. Listen locally on
the Central Coast on 94.1fm or live on the
internetwww.todayscountry94one.com <http://www.todayscountry94one.com/>.
Em: diannelin@aapt.net.auor write: PO Box 5058, Gwandalan NSW 2259.
They’d love to hear from you.
Further info:www.diannelindsay.com <http://www.diannelindsay.com/> or
phone 0401095306

Program “Make Mine Country” with Shirley & Ron Ryan
Time: Friday nights 7pm to 10pm
Station - WOW FM 100.7 (Sydney’s West, Blue Mountains & Hawkesbury regions)
Streaming online at http://www.wowfm1007.com.au
Ph 02 9833 1444
* Interviews & talk back – keeping great Australian Country music alive

Kell's Country Breakfast Broadcasting from Tamworth
Hi all, my name is Ron Kelly I have a program called Kell's Country Breakfast Broadcasting from Tamworth 6am until 9 am Saturday mornings. I play only Aussie Balladeers music. The station is 2youfm 88.9 Phone (0267666777) live streaming is available. I am heavily involved in interviews over the country music festival come January.
See you here end of January regards Ron.

MARK SCOFIELD - 'Dinner Time' radio show

Program 11am - 2pm Wednesday - Casino Wireless Station 107.9
Contact Mark: 0488 101 999

Southern Highands NSW
- Australia - Country, Ballads and Variety. Streaming Online.
For the best in country music tune into Highland Fm 107.1 - the southern highlands community radio station
TUESDAY 1PM -3PM COUNTRY CHEER 3 hours of all Australian country music
Presented by Billy Jo Cheers
WEDNESDAY 2PM -5PM 'NOTHING BUT COUNTRY' - Australian country and country music from all round the world from the past to the present
Presented by Dianne Hammond
A program of country rock
Presented by Ian Nichols
Highland fm is streaming live round the world via the Internet-

SYDNEY - Bazza's Country Music Show is broadcast over most of Sydney on Saturday mornings at 11.00 am from studios of Radio Northern Beaches situated at Belrose Bowling Club, Forestway, Belrose. There are two frequency bands - 90.3 fm and 88.7 fm. Barry welcomes guests who may be in Sydney to call in personally for a chat, alternatively, he can do telephone interviews.
Barry can be contacted on 0417 207 863
or email

Homegrown Country on Radio 1629am Newcastle 3 to 5pm each Tuesday all Australian, broadcasting to Newcastle and the Hunter Valley http://www.radio1629.com.au also on Zfm Country Broadcasting to Southern NSW & Eastern Victoria & the Power Country Network Victoria 3 to 6pm Saturdays all Australian streaming on www.zfmcountry.com & on the web on www.radio16.com.au3 to 6pm Saturdays also podcasting. I can do interviews live or call in for a chat - Ian Crombie - crombii@iprimus.com.au

NARRABRI 2MAXFM 91.3 Streaming Online
Station Details: 2 MAX FM 91.3 Narrabri Community Radio Inc - website: www.2maxfm.com.au- live streaming available through website.
Presenter: Kay Gray : email: bgr89668@bigpond.net.au
My programmes are:
Thursday nights 6 - 8pm - Kross Kut Korner (6-6.30 pm) then Kay's Selections until 8pm
Saturday 10 -11 am - LBS Country Hour 11-2 pm Kay's Kinda Kountry
Yes interviews are welcome in either programmes or with other announcers/days. I am also the music coordinator for the Station music library, new music is most welcome.
Thanking you,

Please find > (PDF) < list of some of the stations that broadcast Good Morning Country five days a week.
The program on Monday mornings from 5am to 9am is mostly traditional country lots of bush ballads, I also have a spot what I call
Balladeers Update were I play 6 songs trough the morning from the album, do a interview with the balladeer. I ask a question about the balladeer and give away his c/d very popular, lots of calls from all over Australia.
(PS. If I don't have your C.D. I cannot play it on national radio)
Contact me for postal address.
Thank you
Bill Beerens
0410 653 536

Queanbeyan, FM 96.7
Australian Country is available for bush balladeer interviews, which I generally do as a pre-record. Details are:City – Covering Queanbeyan, Canberra and surrounding towns
Presenter – Mike Crozier
Programme Time – Wednesdays 9.00pm to midnight.
Interviews – As pre-records by telephoning 02 6231 8658.
Michael R Crozier OAM
Email: eagle@crozier.com.au
Skype: mikecrozieraustralian

Saturday Country on Monaro FM Saturday Country Monaro FM 11 AM 2 -PM
Mainly Australia Traditional Country and interviews every week with Australian and sometimes overseas artists Interviews as well
we stream on the web from www.2mno.org.au the listen link is on the top right side of the webpage
we hope you enjoy listening to some good country music
three Hours every Sunday morning With Rod Collman
Rod Collman

NOTHING BUT COUNTRY on Highland FM 107.1
Every Wednesday between 2 and 6pm Dianne Hammond presents her Program ''Nothing But Country'.This is a request program and Dianne is happy to take your calls anytime throughout the program. The number to call is 02 48111557. Highland FM can be heard all round the world via the Internet on -highlandfm.org.au. Included in this program is a gig guide, festival information as well as a weekly serial.

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City: Victor Harbor South Australia [broadcasting to the Fleurieu Peninsula]
Station: Radio 5EFM 89.3 / relayed to 94.7 in Strathabyn & Yankallila areas
Presenter: Sandie Sierke
Day / Show time: Saturday 9am - 1130am [Sat'day Muster - ALL Australian Country Music]
Interviews: Yes, regularly by phone or in studio. Would love to have your CD to play! The station supports Country Music in all programs
Sandie's contact details are e-mail: psierke@bigpond.com or mobile 0417 811 052
The station address is 5EFM,18 Seaview Road Victor Harbor SA 5211
The station does have a non streaming web site at: http://www.5efm.org.au/

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Just wanted to advise about our Australian Country Music program
Only Australian bush Bush Balladeer singers
Bill and Kaye
Dinki Di Aussie Country

7 .00pm to 9.00pm Sunday Nights
Hobart FM 96.1 Khz.
Internet Address

Phone 0362 441900 for requests and sending cheerios to Family and Friends
or email dinkidicountry@pacific.net.au
Bill and Kaye

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Radio Upper Murray 3RUM fm

Hi all, I'm Bob Ledo and I represent Radio Upper Murray 3RUM fm.We broadcast throughout the Upper Murray area of New South Wales and Victoria, definatley Country Music
We have 3 country music shows each week, mainly all Australian music, Tuesday.Thursday and Saturday from 1pm to 5pm
Unfortunatley we currently do not stream but are working on it
Presenters are Bob Ledo and Annie Henness
Web, www. radiouppermurray.com email raebob@skymesh.com.au
yes we do interviews by phone, in studio, and on site at festivals (recorded)
phone 02 60371410 02371449(studio) 0427368131

I present two country music programs on Radio Eastern 98.1 from studios in Croydon
and outer Eastern suburb of Melbourne.
My programs are heard each Tuesday and Friday afternoons from 2 until 4pm. The Tuesday program is titled "Music From Around the World" but features 50% Australian Artists and on Friday it is 100% "Independent Australian Country", and always commences with a half hour interview with an Independent artist somewhere in Australia. If artists have a landline I will call them. Phone number (03) 9870 5622. Email: brianamos7@yahoo.com.au
Brian Amos
Radio Eastern 98.1
Croydon Victoria

Streaming on the web on www.gippslandfm.org.au

Presenter: HILARY: Program: Breakfast Time: 6am -9am Fridays
Great reception from listeners to Independent Artists
I have taken over Garry Gunn's time slot as he has sadly passed away. I know many of you knew Garry and he was a great supporter of Australian Artists
My Breakfast show is entirely Australian Country Artists so if you want your music played all over Gippsland & the Valley
(and beyond on the world wide web )
just mark it attention HILARY and send it to
Gippsland FM p.o.box 579 Morwell Vic 3840
contact me on hilarycountry@gmail.com
If you are heading this way let me know so I can tell the world where you are.

UGFM radio Murrindindi, Alexandra Victoria
My name is Brian Sillett I am a presenter on UGFM radio Murrindindi out of Alexandra Victoria
My shows are CAMPFIRE COUNTRY on Sunday nights 4.00 -- 7.00 and is all Australasian artists (incl NZ)
LET”S GO COUNTRY on Wednesday mornings 9.00 – 11.00 and has artists from America & Australia
UGFM is streaming on line and we do have interviews on regular occasions I love having chats with artists and always consider them as my NEW MATES
So please contact me and have a chat some time.
Email lynbri@iprimus.com.au
Phone 03 5774 7372
Travel well

3.R.U.M.fm (River Murray)
Hi everybody,
I'm Bob Ledo and I present a Country music show on Radio Upper Murray, Broadcasting from three stations in the upper murray area of New South Wales and Victoria.
We cover a large area from Tumbarumba,Khancoban,Rosewood,Corryong,Tallangata,right up the Nariel valley and down to Walwa, Jingellic and Lankeys creek.
In my show on wednesday's I like to play all Australian music written and peformed by the many talented artists from around this great land of ours, especially new and lesser known performers.
Should you be in the area, tune into 3.R.U.M.fm on 107.7 88.7 or 98.9 and you would be more than welcome to call into the Walwa Studio on a Wednesday and say gooday and maybe an on air chat.
As we like to promote Australian artists,anyone who can supply us with promotional/C.Ds, please forward to Bob Ledo c/- of Radio Upper Murray Main St. Walwa Vict. 3709 and we will certainly give them airplay.
Hope to meet up with as many of you as I can in the future. Your's in country Music
Bob Ledo

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BUNDABERG - www.coralcoastradio.net au
When In The Bundaberg Area/ Or If Travelling & Or Camping, Tune Into 94.7fm Thursday Nights 8pm-12mn "Country Music Variety Programme" With Greg Elworthy. The Programme
Is Stream On The Net - www.coralcoastradio.net au
QUEENSLAND Ph. 0741533700

Country Radio Presenters Ken and Pam Hammond of Coral Coast Radio 94.7FM. Bundaberg.

The Programmes changes.
Ken now on air.- Saturday 4am to 8am My Kinda Country (All Australian Country with 8am to 9am (LBS Hour))
Pam –Sunday 6am to 10am ( Country Mix of the World) with a Big Mix of Australian Country plus
Country of America, Ireland & UK, Canada,Denmark,& others, with a special ½ hour of Country Gospel.
Coral Coast Radio 94.7FM is a Local not-for-profit Community Radio Station and is celebrating it’s 15th Birthday in August this year.
Check out it’s web site. www.coralcoastradio.net.au

RADIO PLAY IN WARWICK - Streaming online
Hi my name is Don Maher. I am a country music presenter on rainbow fm 4sdb Warwick. You can catch me on www.4sdb.com each Saturday night 9-pm till midnight also Sunday morning 9am till 1-pm & Sunday night from 7-pm till late. If you have any cds you want me to play on air only be to glad to promote your music, or to obtain posting address, please contact me via my email address donaldmaher38@bigpond.com

DALBY - Radio presenter - Bluey Shelton
G’day country music fans. My name is Bluey Shelton and I present an Aussie country music program on 4DDD Western Downs Region Radio at Dalby on the Darling Downs every Sunday from 12 noon to 2pm on frequency 89.9FM. I do interviews on a regular basis, so if there are any bush balladeers who wish to publicise their CD’s or would like to have a chat on air please e-mail froghollow25@gmail.comto arrange.
You can tune in via our website, which is “West Region Radio”.
I specialise in independent artists in particular.

Bwgcolman Radio Station 97.3fm - Palm Island
we are based in Palm Island Queensland we are called 97.3fm Palm Island “Home of the Saltwater Cowboy”
I am The Main Presenter Tim Miller
We are always happy to promote the smaller artist out there alongside the big ones and more than willing to do interviews over the phone.
Our e-mail is timothy.miller@live.com.au
Cheers hope to hear from you all soon
Timothy Miller
Bwgcolman Radio Station 97.3fm
Palm Island

(ACT) Australia's Capitol Territory
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