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As Southern Cross Austereo has grown, Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has required them to sell certain stations


Macquarie Media Group buys DMG Radio's regional stations

Location Frequency Name Owner
QLD Cairns 846AM 4CA Grant Broadcasters PMG
Townsville 100.7FM Zinc 100.7
106.3FM 106.3FM
Mackay 1026AM 4MK
Rockhampton 1584AM 4CC
990AM 4RO
NSW Coffs Harbour 639AM 2HC Broadcast Operations Group
Port Macquarie 531AM 2PM
Orange 1089AM 2EL
Albury 1494AM 2AY ACE Radio Broadcasters

Location Callsign Name Format
QLD Cairns 4CA 4CA Classic Hits
Townsville 4RGR Mix FM Rock
4RGT Sea FM Adult Contemporary
Mackay 4MK 4MK Classic Hits
Rockhampton 4CC 4CC Adult Contemporary
4RO 4RO Classic Hits
NSW Coffs Harbour 2HC 2HC Talk, Classic Hits
Port Macquarie 2PM 2PM Talk, Classic Hits
Orange 2EL 2EL Talk, Classic Hits
Albury 2AY 2AY Talk, Classic Hits

PMG stations sold to Prime Media Group which Grant Broadcasters bought in 2013


Macquarie Media Group buys Southern Cross Broadcasting

Location Frequency Name Owner
QLD Atherton/Mareeba 558AM 4AM Coastal Broadcasters
Mount Isa 666AM 4LM Macquarie Regional Radio SRG
Emerald 1143AM 4HI
Roma 1476AM 4ZR
Kingaroy 1071AM 4SB
NSW Young 93.9FM ROCCY FM Broadcast Operations Group
1350AM 2LF
VIC Warragul/Gippsland 531AM 3GG Capital Radio Network
TAS Scottsdale 99.7FM Chilli FM Grant Broadcasters
540AM 7SD
Launceston AM89.3FM LAFM
Devonport 107.7FM Sea FM
900AM 7AD
Burnie 101.7FM Sea FM
558AM 7BU
Queenstown 92.1FM 7XS

Location Callsign Name Format
QLD Atherton/Mareeba 4AM 4AM Talk, Classic Hits
Mount Isa 4LM 4LM Talk, Classic Hits
Emerald 4HI 4HI Talk, Classic Hits
Roma 4ZR 4ZR Talk, Classic Hits
Kingaroy 4SB Heart 1071 Talk, Classic Hits
NSW Young 2LFF Star FM Top 40
2LF 2LF Talk, Classic Hits
VIC Warragul/Gippsland 3GG 3GG Classic Hits
TAS Scottsdale 7RGS Sea FM Top 40
7SD Heart 540 Classic Hits
Launceston 7LA 7LA Adult Contemporary
Devonport 7DDD Sea FM Top 40
7AD Heart 900 Classic Hits
Burnie 7SEA Sea FM Top 40
7BU Heart 558 Classic Hits
Queenstown 7AUS West Coast 7XS Classic Hits

AM was AM station when sold
SRG stations sold to Smart Radio Group which Macquarie Regional Radio bought in 2011


With Sunshine Coast overlapping into Brisbane, required to sell the Nambour stations

Location Frequency Name Owner
QLD Sunshine Coast 91.9FM Sea FM Eon Broadcasting
92.7FM 92.7 Mix FM

Location Callsign Name Format
QLD Sunshine Coast 4SEE Sea FM Top 40
4SSS 92.7 Mix FM Adult Contemporary


4CA4AMZinc 100.7   106.3FM4LM4MK4RO   4CC4HI4ZR4SBSea FM   92.7 Mix FM2HC2PM2ELROCCY FM   2LF2AY3GGChilli FM   7SDLAFMSea FM   7ADSea FM   7BU7XSFormer Southern Cross Austereo stations

Southern Cross Austereo Today's Hit Network Sea FM Hot FM Star FM Triple M LocalWorks RadioWest Former stations
Australian Radio Network KIIS Network Pure Gold Network
Nova Entertainment Nova smoothfm
Macquarie Radio Network Macquarie Network Southern Cross Broadcasting Fairfax Media Macquarie Regional Radio
Other ACE Radio Broadcasters Broadcast Operations Group Capital Radio Network Grant Broadcasters Pacific Star Network Seven West Media
New South Wales Sydney Newcastle Victoria Melbourne Queensland Brisbane Sunshine Coast South Australia Adelaide Western Australia Perth Tasmania Hobart ACT Canberra
Sydney Hit 104.1 KIIS 106.5 Triple M 104.9 smoothfm 95.3 WSFM
NSW Star 104.5 The Edge 96.1
Melbourne Gold 104.3 Hit 101.9 KIIS 101.1 smoothfm 91.5 Triple M 105.1
Brisbane 4KQ 97.3 FM Hit 105 Magic 882 Triple M 104.5
Adelaide 5AA Cruise 1323 Hit 107 Mix 102.3 Triple M 104.7
Perth 96fm Hit 92.9 Mix 94.5
Hobart Sea FM 100.9
Canberra Mix 106.3