Fox FM is a popular radio station that is owned by Southern Cross Austereo. According to the ACNielsen ratings, it was on the top of the chart for a long span of time. According to the current report, there are 1.1 million listeners, who listen to the channel weekly basis since 2007.
Story of the channel
This channel has started its musical journey from 1st August of 1980. Popular radio person Rhett H. Walker was the key man to set up the channel; he was the first General Manager of the channel. John Amies was the first show host of the channel and the studio manager was Gary Collins. This popular FM channel has started the success journey from a grass root level and gradually crossed the success milestones. First broadcasting programs of the channel were Prisoner, Neighbors and the Holiday Island. Very initial two years were a struggling period for the channel; Melbourne people did not like the programs of the channel at this stage. They started gaining success with a new changed format and with the guidance of Graham Smith. At mid-1980, the channel introduced new Pop Rock format with new show presenters and started getting success. The studio of the channel is now located on Clarendon Street of South Melbourne.
Programs and personalities
Fox FM has lined up some most popular shows with the popular hosts or entertainers like the Fifi, FEV & Byron, Hamish & Andy show, Carrie & Tommy and the Ash London Live show. Fifi Box, the renowned television and radio presenter is the most glamorous part of the channel and she hosts the breakfast shows with Brendan Fevola and Dave Thornton. The drive slot served by beautiful Carrie Bickmore and popular comedian Tommy Little. There also other hit shows that broadcasted on weekdays or weekend as well as Hits and Old School, After Party with Rojdar, top charts Countdown etc.
Listening to the channel
For the Melbourne people or for the people of Australia, listening to the radio channel is a very easier process to accomplish. Just tune into the 101.9 MHz frequency to enjoy your favorite music, talk shows or comedy shows. ERP of the channel is 56 kW. The transmitter of the channel is located at the ATV-10 Transmission tower, Mount Dandenong. You can listen to the channel with the online streaming option also.
On different social media, Fox Fm is very much popular. On Facebook, there are 445K likes and 428k followers for the radio channel’s page. On the Twitter page, there are 50.4 k followers and 7,695 likes respectively.
Sophisticated and simple website of Fox Fm is very easy to access. Purple and sky blue logo is also very elegant also. This website is the easiest way to get all the information about different shows, personalities, and other news. To connect with your favorite Fox FM show, this website is a good option to choose.