Southern FM in the News

From this week’s Moorabbin Leader, with news of our coverage of next week’s Globe to Globe festival. Kingston radio to play sounds of a global beat 19 JAN 12 @ 07:00AM BY JESSICA BENNETT A KINGSTON radio station will bring music from across the globe to its local listeners. 88.3 Southern FM, based in Mentone, will broadcast all the main acts

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88.3 in the news with Leader Newspapers

Southern FM comes of age 88.3 SOUTHERN FM has the keys to the city. The Balcombe Rd community radio station turned 21 last weekend. Station president Mark Missen said the anniversary marked the beginning of full time operations for the volunteer-run station. “Before that there were nine years of test transmissions and license applications, so it was a long time

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This Saturday, 19th November marks the 21st anniversary of full time operations of 88.3 Southern FM. The radio station was established in 1981 by former Australian Broadcasting Control Board member Dom Iacono and then former ABC engineer Jack Burgesson, who with a dedicated band of volunteers, first broadcast for a two day broadcast from the Caulfield Town Hall. The first test broadcast was not

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