Program guide

Click a program to meet the presenter.

Other volunteers at times replace regular presenters.

 

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 7:00 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 6:30 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 6:30 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 6:30 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 6:30 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 6:30 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 7:00 am
1am
2am
3am
4am
5am
6am
Highland Breakfast
Five decades of artists from the Beatles to Ed Sheeran. Philip Badcock has traffic, rail and weather with news on the hour
6:30 am - 9:00 am
Highland Breakfast
Five decades of artists from the Beatles to Ed Sheeran. Philip Badcock has traffic, rail and weather with news on the hour
6:30 am - 9:00 am
Highland Breakfast
Wake-up music with weather, news and interesting titbits. Roger Bayley cooks up his popular Recipe of the Week at 8.15am
6:30 am - 9:00 am
Highland Breakfast
Music, weather and travel info
6:30 am - 9:00 am
Highland Breakfast
Music from the 1950s–80s. Traffic, train and weather updates and local what’s on. John Watkins takes music requests
6:30 am - 9:00 am
7am
Sunday Breakfast
Popular music, perfect to wake you gently and get you going. Carmen Moran presents
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Saturday Breakfast
Wake up to the weekend, make a cuppa, enjoy the music, find out what’s on and have fun with Steve Quirke
7:00 am - 9:00 am
8am
9am
Highway to Heaven
Col Veale’s inspirational hour of favourite gospel hymns and songs, with thoughts of encouragement from the Bible
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Monday Magazine
Poetry, satire, interviews, quizzes and Brian Haydon on the funnier side of life. Music: 60s‒80s, short classical and jazz
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Highland Café (M)
John Sider hosts council guests, residents, theatre cast/crews and musicians, with current Australian music
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Say It with Music
Songs from the 1930s to the 1950s. Stephen Richardson presents a mix of local news, humour and information
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Roger’s Mish Mash of Music
A mish mash of music from jazz to pop and tunes you might never have heard. Roger Bayley loves music and shows it
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Musical Memories
Gary Peace time travels back to the 1920s and plays popular songs and instrumentals from the early to the mid 20th century
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Shed Show
Col Veale’s easy listening music with DIY, computer news and gardening tips to welcome in the weekend
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
10am
Jazz Time
Two hours of Sunday morning jazz with various presenters playing their favourites. John Hibberd presents today
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
11am
Musical Allsorts with the Crazy Ladies
Claire Wormleaton (left) and Peta Peter present a music mix with light-hearted humour. Blonde jokes are a favourite
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
12pm
Magical Mystery Tour
Classic rock and pop, tributes to past and still-performing stars, hosted in turn by (clockwise from left) Ivan Harris, James Thomas, Carmen Moran and Nigel Paul
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Highland Café
John Sider hosts council guests, residents, theatre cast/crews and musicians, with current Australian music
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Window on Wales (Ffenast ar Gymru)
Eirwen Taylor’s mix of traditional and well known Welsh singers, music and choirs, including male voice
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday Classics
Classical music series. On first Thursdays, Ralph Lane hosts ‘King Hit’, the organ hour
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Music Time with Shan
Shan Moore hosts two hours of music from the 1930s to the 1970s, including light classics and operetta
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Super Saturday Show
Music from the 60s, especially obscure bands from various regional areas of Australia. Rosie Parkinson presents
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1pm
Country Cheer
Since 1989, Billie Jo Cheers has played Australian country music at Highland FM, following a career singing country music
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
2pm
Sunday Afternoon Concert
A selection of classical music from the private collection of Ralph Lane
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Anything Goes
A mix of pop and light rock, on the easy side but still with a beat to get you moving. Carmen Moran presents
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Nothing but Country
Country music from around the world … early country to today. Dianne Hammond takes requests throughout the program
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Crotchets, Quavers and Semiquavers
Light classical music, opera, music from ballets, jazz Sally Andreas interviews a Southern Highlands guest each week
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sweet Soul Saturday
Soul, Tamala Motown, R&B, Philly music, plus Pam Stead plays jazz and 70’s and 80’s favourites
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
3pm
Hallo Deutschland
Peta Peter presents her music picks by German composers, musicians and vocalists
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
4pm
Sunday Praise
Sacred music of all types. Robyn Elliott has interesting information about customs within the Christian tradition
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday Drive
Music to get you safely home. Jenn Bigg plays her favourite hits to entertain and relax you at the end of the working day
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday Drive
Toe-tapping, finger-tapping music and requests. Peter Short has up-to-the-minute traffic, train times and weather
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday Drive
Dianne Hammond continues her country favourites with road, rail and weather reports to inform your commute home
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday Drive
Playing upbeat pop and rock hits, Sarah Hawthorn checks traffic and trains to get you safely home
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
JT’s Drive
Music from the 1950s to last month. James Thomas is mixing it up and driving you home to a well-deserved weekend
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
5pm
Heaven’s Peace Plan
The Holy Rosary and favourite hymns with Elaine Lund and her church friends
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Rebel Radio
For teenage listeners, hidden music gems and top hits. Georgia Bigg has Rebel News trends, movie picks and latest reads
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
6pm
Craic with Mac
Irish music from the mists of time to today. Paul McCann presents short stories and poetry, comedy and plays
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Stuck in the Groove
Robert Hunter has new albums weekly and memorable music from the dark past. Totally inclusive music, no walls
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Eclectic
I play everything and anything, says Dave Gorman, our SES man. He mixes the music and follows his instincts … Eclectic!
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
American Outlaws
Jayce Flaxman’s rebel rousers, Johnny Cash, Waylon & Willie, Dwight Yoakam and today’s Lucinda Williams, Hank 3
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday Evening Mix
Contemporary music with ‘ritmos latinos’ in the mix
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
7pm
Scoreboard
Weekend sport update with John Hibberd, including Highlands, national and international sport commentary
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Platters That Matter: Saturday Night Party Show
The best of the 60s, 70s and 80s with Warren Barnett spinning the discs
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
8pm
Jazz from New York
Nostalgia, with the accent on jazz. From New York, Tom Parker hosts what some say is the best jazz program on the planet
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Blue Jazz
John HIbberd plays the best of blues and jazz from Australia and around the world, plus interviews with jazz musicians
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Blues on Your Wireless
Playing only blues … some old, some older, some new, some newish … presented by Tim Lancaster
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Everlasting Life
Werner Jaeger plays Christian songs and ponders the role of being a committed Christian in the modern world
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Smooth and Cool
Gary Peace presents late-night jazz every Thursday, an entertaining selection from Gary’s extensive music library
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Chill
The perfect soundtrack to your Friday evening. Luke Broadbent mixes music from the 80s to today. Requests are welcome
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
9pm
10pm
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 6:30 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 6:30 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 6:30 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 6:30 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 6:30 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 7:00 am
BBC World Service
Overnight news and current affairs from foreign correspondents around the world
10:00 pm - 7:00 am
11pm

 

Macquarie News

Monday to Friday: News service on the hour every hour to 6pm
Saturday: 7am, 8am, 9am and 12 noon
Sunday: 12 noon and 7pm