Nova FM 96.9 is a radio shows broadcasting station that features from Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. The call sign is 2SYD. It broadcasts its content in Adult Contemporary format. Hence, it broadcasts all famous pop and soft rock music from the 1960s till date. NOVA Entertainment owns this station along with its sister station, smooth FM 95.3. The coverage areas include Sydney, Central Coast, Newcastle, and Wollongong.
About Nova FM 96.9
The station’s establishment reason is the growing interest of youth in the commercialized anti-pop movement. This movement was further lead by Daft Punk and Spiderbait. Hence, it went on-air for the first time on 1st April 2001. It used to broadcast the content on an alternative format like Triple J. both stations had similar hosts (i.e., Merrick and Rosso, former breakfast hosts of Triple J). With the passage, all other stations started opting for Nova’s format, while Triple J retained its style, but Nova moved towards a commercial format.
Nova shares major audiences from women of 45-46 age. It is also sponsoring an A-League club known as Sydney FC since 2011. According to the survey conducted in 2014, Nova had an audience share of 4%. In the same year, the most famous DJs of this station were Kate, Tim, and Marty. They have earned the credit of having 2.9% of the audience share of Sydney’s DriveTime. Meanwhile, 0.5% share of the audience belongs to Smallzy’s Surgery, and 0.9% audience share belongs to Fitzy & Wippa.
Matt & Sarah, Fitzy & Wippa, DC, Smallzy, Kate, Tim & Joel, Nova Anthems, Smallzy’s Surgery, and Late Nights on weekdays. The weekend shows are Matt, Sarah & Matty J, Ben & Liam, and Nova Anthems. It also on-airs broadcasts like Space, Fitzy & Wippa, How to Life, I Spied, Kate, Tim & Joel, Chrissie, Sam & Browny, Ash, Kip Luttsy & Susie O’Neill.
The slogan of this station is ‘The Greatest Hits Workday/Weekend.’ The operational frequency is 96.9 FM with a power consumption of 150 kW. The average height-range of the antenna is 224 meters. The current location of transmitter coordinates is 33⁰43’43’S 151⁰11’1’E. It belongs to Commercial Class.
Postal Address: Level 5, 33 Saunders Street Pyrmont, NSW 2009 Australia
Phone: (02) 9564 9999
Official Website: http://www.novafm.com.au/station/nova969
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