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It’s Survey Time!

We’ve recently had a new transmission tower installed to help improve the signal of your favourite 979fm programs coming through to your radio. However, have you noticed a difference in radio transmission quality when you listen? Is it better?... Read more


979fm are giving away tickets to the famous Silvers Circus. They are in town until Sunday 27th August. Tickets are limited so be quick!!! The 2-hour action packed show in the HEATED BIG TOP, featuring the Ringmaster and Master... Read more

New Transmission Tower!

Huge thanks to our Technical team for organising the completion of our new Transmission Tower! A lot of hard work and dedication has gone into this to ensure our Community get the highest quality audio and signal possible!!!! With... Read more

2016 Presentation Night

On Friday the 17th of February 2017 was the 979fm Presentation Night for 2016. Our members voted individually and the outcomes are as follows: Announcer of the Year Ian Smith   Program of the Year The Alan Clark Memorial... Read more