Issue Details: First known date: 1918 1918
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  • Collection of material relating to Australian AM radio station history, for instance - radio magazines, clippings compilations, play lists, taped programs, photographs, company documents, etc., 1918-2000


Bruce Carty has researched the history of more than 600 AM radio stations in Australia (1918-1999), with the results compiled in 2011 in the book "Australian Radio History".

He also founded community station Radio Yesteryear, which broadcasts from Port Macquarie in NSW on 97.3 FM. He is Chairman and Technical Director of that station and acts as a volunteer consultant to other community broadcasters. He has spent 50 years in the radio and television industries.


Bruce Carty, AM radio, commercial radio, community radio, Radio Yesteryear, 97.3 FM

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Mr Bruce Carty



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