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Welcome to a New Year

by Frank Avis | January 8, 2024
This month let us salute one of the most unheralded figures in Provincial radio history – especially in the 40s, 50s and 60s – the Chief Announcer.





2023 is rambling on

by Frank Avis | June 12, 2023
I'm indebted yet again to radio veteran/industry analyst, Brendan Sheedy, who draws my attention to another major watershed in the business... the final nail-in-the-coffin for AM radio?





September 2022

by Frank Avis | August 31, 2022
Farewell to John Tingle and Bob Cooke; radio ratings; Kay Cottee; Anthony Albanese and climate change.







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

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