Program Guide

On-air Schedule as at April 28th 2016

With the exception of the National News, Cactus and My Generation, all programmes are produced by 88.9 FM.

Live programmes have a blue background. Computer-generated is orange. Pre-recorded in green. Produced elsewhere is yellow.

 
mondays
tuesdays
wednesdays
thursdays
fridays
6>7
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
7>8
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
8>9
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
9>10
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
10>11
State of the Environment
Whatever Show
MainframeHal Requests
Rob & Friends
MainframeHal Requests
11>12
State of the Environment
Whatever Show
MainframeHal Requests
Rob & Friends
MainframeHal Requests
12>1
State of the Environment
Whatever Show
MainframeHal Requests
Rob & Friends
MainframeHal Requests
1>2
MainframeHal Requests
Whatever Show
MainframeHal Requests
Rob & Friends
MainframeHal Requests
2>3
MainframeHal Requests
Nancy's Afternoon Show
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
3>4
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
Drive with Donna
4>5
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
Drive with Donna
5>6
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
6>7
MainframeHal Requests
Now & Then with Nick
North Coast Crime Radio
MainframeHal Requests
My Generation
7>8
MainframeHal Requests
Now & Then with Nick
North Coast Crime Radio
MainframeHal Requests
My Generation
8>9
MainframeHal Requests
Now & Then with Nick
North Coast Crime Radio
1974 Time Zone Top 40
MainframeHal Requests
9>10
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
North Coast Crime Radio
1974 Time Zone Top 40
MainframeHal Requests
10>11
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
1974 Time Zone Top 40
MainframeHal Requests
12>6
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests

 

 
saturdays
sundays
6>7
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
7>8
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
8>9
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
9>10
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
10>11
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
11>12
MainframeHal Requests
MainframeHal Requests
12>1
MainframeHal Requests
Memories
1>2
Country requests
Memories
2>3
Country requests
My Generation
3>4
Country requests
My Generation
4>5
1976 Time Zone Top 40
1976 Time Zone Top 40
5>6
1976 Time Zone Top 40
1976 Time Zone Top 40
6>7
1976 Time Zone Top 40
1976 Time Zone Top 40
7>8
Saturday Night Gold
MainframeHal Requests
8>9
Saturday Night Gold
MainframeHal Requests
9>10
Saturday Night Gold
MainframeHal Requests
10>11
Saturday Night Gold
MainframeHal Requests
12>6
Saturday Night Gold
MainframeHal Requests

66% of music played  is by request. The balance is previously requested Australian and International
tracks.

All non-requested music tracks are derived from the top 40 charts between 1940 and 2015 and from AMRAP.

Inherent in the above schedule:
* International, national and local news and  weather on the hour from 6am to 7pm
* Regular weekly interviews with our State and Federal MPs and Council's General Manager
* Breakfast includes  An ocean & weather reports from fishermen at sea; A Coast Guard report; How Green is My Cactus [twice each morning]; Local naturopathic health advice [weekly]; Dougy's half-way-nearly-always 7:30 report; The Castlereagh Line; Power consumption tips and energy reduction and safety advice; Drive includes Cactus, Dad & Dave; The Castlereagh Line;

Outside Broadcasts additional to the above schedule:

* Beef Week; Evans Head Fishing Classic; Woodburn Riverside Festival; Australia Day

Community Information received and broadcast:

Hundreds of Community Service announcements annually; Coast Guard, Police, SES, RFS Flood & Bushfire emergencies;
RTA and Power supply emergencies; and countless other announcements. MainframeHal is the station's
server computer and plays listeners' requests made on-line
here
.