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Encyclopedia > Mix 106.5
Mix 106.5 (2WFM)
Broadcast area Sydney
Slogan Sydney,Feel Good
Frequency 106.5 MHz FM
First air date February 1925
Format Hot AC
Former callsigns 2UW (until April 1994)
Owner Australian Radio Network

MIX 106.5 (official callsign 2WFM) is a commercial radio station in Sydney, Australia and is owned by the Australian Radio Network (ARN). The station was formerly known as 2UW, broadcasting on 1107 kHz AM, before converting to FM in 1994. Image File history File links Mix1065_logo. ... This article is about the metropolitan area in Australia. ... Look up slogan in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... For other uses, see Frequency (disambiguation). ... A megahertz (MHz) is one million (106) hertz, a measure of frequency. ... FM radio is a broadcast technology invented by Edwin Howard Armstrong that uses frequency modulation to provide high-fidelity sound over broadcast radio. ... A radio format or programming format describes the overall content broadcast on a radio station. ... Adult contemporary music, frequently abbreciated to just AC, is a type of radio format that plays mainstream and pop music, without hip-hop or rap since, as per the name, it is geared more towards adults than teens. ... Year 1994 (MCMXCIV) The year 1994 was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by the United Nations. ... The Australian Radio Network (ARN) is a network of commercial radio stations. ... This article is about the metropolitan area in Australia. ... A kilohertz (kHz) is a unit of frequency equal to 1,000 hertz (1,000 cycles per second). ...


Mix 106.5 plays current hits and a variety of 70s, 80s and 90s music (Hot Adult Contemporary), primarily targeted at the 25-54 age group, the group most valued by advertisers. Sydney's Mix 106.5 is part of the Mix Network with sister stations in other major Australian cities - Mix 101.1 Melbourne, 97.3 FM (Brisbane), Mix 102.3 Adelaide and Mix 106.3 Canberra. Mix 101. ... This article is about the Australian city; the name may also refer to City of Melbourne or Melbourne city centre (also known as The CBD). ... Mix 102. ... For other uses, see Adelaide (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Canberra (disambiguation). ...

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History

The station now known as Mix began life as 2UW, commencing transmission on February 13, 1925 on 1125 kHz on the AM band. On September 1, 1935, the frequency changed to 1110 kHz and in 1978 changed again to 1107 kHz. is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... A kilohertz (kHz) is a unit of frequency equal to 1,000 hertz (1,000 cycles per second). ... Mediumwave radio transmissions (sometimes called Medium frequency or MF) are those between the frequencies of 300 kHz and 3000 kHz. ... is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar). ...


2UW was one of two Sydney AM radio stations to be successful in bidding for the right to convert to FM, and on April 30, 1994 commenced transmission on 106.5 MHz on the FM band. The familiar 2UW call sign was now broadcasting as Mix 106.5, adopting its name and logo from the United States. The official callsign became 2WFM though this is not used on-air. is the 120th day of the year (121st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1994 (MCMXCIV) The year 1994 was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by the United Nations. ... A megahertz (MHz) is one million (106) hertz, a measure of frequency. ... In most of the world, the FM broadcast band, used for broadcasting FM radio stations, goes from 87. ... Call sign can refer to different types of call signs: Airline call sign Aviator call sign Cosmonaut call sign Radio and television call signs Tactical call sign, also known as a tactical designator See also: International Callsign Allocations, Maritime Mobile Service Identity This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid...


The 1107 kHz frequency is now assigned to SBS Radio The Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) is one of two government funded Australian public broadcasting radio and television networks, the other being the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC). ...


Studios

2UW was previously located at 365 Kent Street, Sydney, before relocating to 11 Rangers Road, Neutral Bay. Mix 106.5 now broadcasts from 3 Byfield Street, North Ryde, along with 101.7 WSFM and Western Sydney's The Edge. The Edge 96. ...


Current Mix 106.5 Schedule

Show Presenters Time
Overnight Mix 12:00am to 5:30am
Mix106.5 Mornings Sonia Kruger & Todd McKenney 5:30am to 9:00am
Workday Mix Marnie T 9:00am to 1:00pm
Workday Mix Matty White 1:00pm to 3:00pm (to 4.00pm Fri)
Weekday Peak-Hours Lars Peterson 3:00pm to 6:00pm
The Drive Home with Sonia & Todd Sonia Kruger & Todd McKenney (Mon - Thurs) 6.00pm to 8.00pm
Love Song Dedication Richard "The Love God" Mercer (Mon - Thurs) 8:00pm to 12:00am
The Friday Night Party Mix Brad Mac 4.00pm to 12.00am

Sonia Kruger (born September 28, 1965) is an Australian television presenter. ... Todd McKenney (Born: October 16, 1965) is an Australian entertainer. ... Sonia Kruger (born September 28, 1965) is an Australian television presenter. ... Todd McKenney (Born: October 16, 1965) is an Australian entertainer. ...

Schedule (Saturday)

Show Time
Overnight Mix 12:00am to 6:00am
Weekend Mix 6:00am to 12:00pm
Weekend Mix 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Non-Stop Party Mix 6:00pm to 6:00am

Schedule (Sunday)

Show Time
Weekend Mix 6:00am to 8:00am
Body & Soul 8:00am to 10:00am
Sonia & Todd's Rewind Show 10:00am to 12.00pm
Weekend Mix 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Weekend Mix 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Bedrooms to Boardrooms 10.00pm to 12.00am

Former Announcers (Prior to 2007)

- Sammy Power, Subby Valentine, Alan Brough, Bogart Torelli, Dave Wright, Jason Bouman, George Moore, Trevor Sinclair, David Rymer, Solomon Gates, Larry Emdur, John Bell, Mike Carlton, Jean Kitson, Rob Duckworth Subby Valentine is a stand-up comedian and writer from Sydney, Australia. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Dave Wright, (born May 18, 1928 in Toronto, Ontario) is a retired Canadian broadcaster. ... George Moore may refer to: George Moore (American Radio Presenter) George Edward Moore (1873–1958), G.E. Moore, British philosopher George Moore (Australian Radio Presenter) George Moore (jockey), Australian jockey George Moore (MLB pitcher) George Moore (Jumpers), fictional philosopher, lead character in Tom Stoppards play Jumpers George Moore (Medal... Trevor Lloyd Sinclair (born 2 March 1973 in Dulwich, London) is an English footballer who currently plays for Cardiff City. ... Larry Emdur & Laura Csortan on Wheel of Fortune in 2006 Larry Emdur (born December 9, 1964) is an Australian media personality, best known as the former host of the game shows The Price is Right, Wheel of Fortune on the Seven Network and Celebrity Dog School, on Network Ten. ... John Bell is a common name. ... Mike Carlton is an Australian commentator and broadcaster. ...


External links

  • http://www.mix1065.com.au
  • http://www.arn.com.au
// List of Australian radio stations. ...

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Mix 106.5 Today's Best Mix - General Contest Rules (1101 words)
Contests are open for all Mix 106.5 listener(Bay Area California listener's only) Due to the nature of certain prizes, it may be necessary to restrict the age of the winner for certain contests.
Mix 106.5 FM is not responsible for any email that is lost, incomplete, illegible, misdirected or has failed due to partial or garbled computer transmission or any other failure including internet traffic.
Mix 106.5 FM reserves the right to cancel or modify any promotion or contest if fraud or technical failures destroy the integrity of the promotion or contest, as determined by KEZR FM in its sole discretion and without notice.
Mix 106.5 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1262 words)
Mix 106.5 (call sign 2WFM) is a music radio station based in Sydney, Australia.
Mix is owned by the Australian Radio Network, which also owns the "Classic Hits" brand.
Mix 106.5's equivalent stations in other Australian cities include Melbourne's Mix 101.1 FM, Adelaide's MIX 102.3 FM, Brisbane's 97.3 FM and Canberra's Mix 106.3 FM.
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