Heading into 2019... And Don't Spare the Horses

Frank Avis by | March 22, 2019 | 2010s

Recently involved in a Skype interview with a couple of radio men from the old days – Ray Kelly and Doc Livingstone – for a 3MP reunion event.

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Latest Posts

Farewell to '18

by Frank Avis | January 9, 2019

As I go to print, we've just lost one of the superstars of the entertainment world, Jimmy Hannan.

Spring of 2018

by Frank Avis | November 27, 2018

I've gone to radio heaven this month bathing myself in a book about the classical period downunder through the 30s, 40s and 50s.

More goodbyes my friends

by Frank Avis | September 26, 2018

More goodbyes my friends – it just goes on – with the deaths of a famous name in Melbourne radio, John Worthy and that of Ray Bean.

Midwinter 2018

by Frank Avis | August 8, 2018

Sadly I have to report the passing of Jeff Sunderland, one of the longest serving radio presenters in our industry.

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What's happening out there?

Welcome to another year of radio ravings and other stuff

Summertime, and the Livin' is Easy

The Spring of '17

Mid Year Review... 2017

Welcome to another radio/philosophical update from Yours Truly

Ah... Welcome to 2017... What will it bring?

Another Radio Reunion

Spring Arrives in 2016

Frank is Still Going Strong as we Emerge from the Winter of '16

Annual radio reunion

More from radio and beyond...

Frank Avis loses contact with modern radio

Frank Avis Memoirs Continue

Reunion with Frank

Top TV Detective Shows

Frank Avis Radio Memoirs (and other stuff) 2014

Frank's Memoirs 2013

Frank Avis continues his radio memoirs, amongst other things

FRANK AVIS RADIO MEMORIES

FRANK AVIS continues his memories of radio and other stuff

FRANK AVIS continues his post-radio memories

Frank Avis Post Radio

Frank Avis Post-Radio

Frank Avis... Post Radio

Frank Avis Departs 2 DAY FM, and Spends a Little Time at 2SM before 2UW/MIX

Frank Avis Returns To Sydney - Mid-80's

Frank Avis at 2 DAY FM

Frank Avis Continues His Radio Story as Sydney Goes FM In 1980

2GB and Beyond

Frank Avis Continues: 3DB and beyond

Frank Avis Returns To Melbourne To Continue His Radio Career

Frank Avis continues his radio career, now off to Perth in the mid-70's

Melbourne Radio

Frank Avis continues his career, in Melbourne

Frank Avis continues his career in Hobart

More From Bendigo

Bendigo and John Laws

Frank's National Service

The Ball Broadcast

Young and Yowies

Mudgee Floods

On Air in Mudgee

First Days in Mudgee

The Beginning

About me

This is the history of radio newsman Frank Avis who worked in the Australian electronic media from 1954 to 1996.

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