Geographic Collection – Australia

4WK Warwick

“The Voice of the Darling Downs” The Warwick Station 4WK commenced operations in May, 1935. It transmits on a Wave Length of 341 Metres (880…

Early Australian AM Radio

This listing of early Australian AM radio stations and their owners has been drawn from material supplied by Bruce Carty of Radio Yesteryear Inc to…

Early Australian AM Radio – Tasmania List

TasmaniaGolden Age 1920 – 1939 State Era Call Sign Location On Air Broadcast Type Licencee Tasmania 1920-1929 7AA Hobart 192- Experimental station Trevor Watkins Tasmania…

Early Australian AM Radio – Western Australia List

Western AustraliaGolden Age 1920 – 1939 State Era Call Sign Location On Air Broadcast Type Licencee Western Australia 1920-1929 6BN Perth 1923 Experimental station A…

Early Australian AM Radio – South Australia List

South AustraliaGolden Age 1920 – 1939 State Era Call Sign Location On Air Broadcast Type Licencee South Australia 1920-1929 5BG Adelaide 1920 Experimental station Harry…

Early Australian AM Radio – Victoria List

VictoriaGolden Age 1920 – 1939 State Era Call Sign Location On Air Broadcast Type Licencee Victoria 1920-1929 AWA Melbourne 1920 Demonstration of music broadcast AWA…

Early Australian Radio Personalities on 2KY Sydney

The rapid progress which marked 2KY’s infancy has been maintained throughout its 20 years.

2CA Canberra Voices

Radio Canberra is located at the seat of the Commonwealth Government…

Cruisin’ with the Cows at Radio Norfolk

By David Ricquish It’s ‘drivetime’ on Radio Norfolk, and down the road at the Burnt Pine shopping center, there’s a potential traffic jam when wandering…

The Voice of Australia

AWA’s VK2ME Sydney and VK3ME Melbourne by Dr. Adrian Peterson The almost forgotten anniversary! September 5, 1927 It was just 75 years ago that the…

A Tale of Three Cities

A Tale of Three Cities By David Ricquish On July 1 1932, the NZ Radio Record published the first issue of a helpful guide to…

Radio Broadcasting from Ships – The Pacific

This article was originally material for a broadcast of “Wavescan” via Adventist World Radio and now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All…

Shepparton Anniversary

This article was originally material for a broadcast of “Wavescan” via Adventist World Radio and now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All…

Australia’s Historic VK6ME

This article was originally material for a broadcast of “Wavescan” via Adventist World Radio and now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All…

Radio Anniversary In Western Australia

This article was originally aired over Adventist World Radio’s “Wavescan” program and now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All rights reserved to…

Early Australian Commercial Shortwave Stations

This article was originally aired over Adventist World Radio’s “Wavescan” program and now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All rights reserved to…

Radio Australia Gnangara

This article was originally material for a broadcast of “Wavescan” via Adventist World Radio and now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All…

The Prime Minister’s Birthday

This article was first broadcast on Adventist World radio and now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All rights reserved to Ragusa Media…

Goodbye VNG

This article was first broadcast on Adventist World radio and now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All rights reserved to Ragusa Media…

Emergency Relay

Radio New Zealand International via Radio Australia This article was originally aired over Adventist World Radio’s “Wavescan” program and now forms part of the Radio…