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Queer radio station JOY 94.9 targeted by bomb threat

Queer radio station JOY 94.9 targeted by bomb threat

Australia’s only queer focused radio station, Melbourne’s JOY 94.9 was evacuated on Monday night after they received a bomb threat. In a statement the station confirmed that the premises were evacuated as per their emergency response plan. The community radio station’s volunteers were allowed to return to the studios after it had been cleared by […]

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‘All Things Queer’ gets ready for Radiothon

‘All Things Queer’ gets ready for Radiothon

RTRFM 92.1’s annual fundraising event is inviting listeners to ‘Come To The Party’ this year, running events and special programming this August to support 92.1. We caught up with our friends from All Things Queer Roscoe Holyoake, Antonino Tati and Harriet Kenny to find out what they will be bringing to the party. “This year […]

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All Things Queer discusses AIDS, Hepatitis, and Rio

All Things Queer discusses AIDS, Hepatitis, and Rio

RTRFM’s ‘All Things Queer’ program has a great line up this morning. Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO) Executive Director Darryl O’Donnell will chat about the recent International AIDS Conference inDurban, South Africa. Olympic champion Matthew Mitcham, who will be co-hosting a new TV show called “Buzz From Brazil”, will chat about how to get the […]

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Could the Christian Democrats get a seat in WA?

Could Fred Nile’s Christian Democrats party pick up a WA senate seat in the election? The right wing party has picked up the first spot on senate ballot paper, a position which often seen party receive a higher than expected number of votes. The increased vote is due to people just caring about who they […]

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What’s on this week’s ‘All Things Queer’

What’s on this week’s ‘All Things Queer’

‘All Things Queer’ RTRFM’s weekly program focussed on LGBTIQ+ issues is on air today at 11:00am. On today’s show the team have lined up a great series of interviews. Vice President of Pride WA Graham Lovelock is going to be providing some information on what’s planned for this years PrideFEST in November. Paul Van Lieshout […]

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Things Get Messy at hit92.9’s Big Gay Hen’s Night

Things Get Messy at hit92.9’s Big Gay Hen’s Night

Radio station hit92.9 is holding a wedding for couple Rachelle and Hayley Bennett next Tuesday. Same sex couples are able to legally wed in British consulates if one partner holds UK citizenship, so the pair will be able to tie the knot. Hit92.9 are hosting an elaborate celebration culminating in a reception at the bell […]

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Former Radio Hosts Apologize for Transphobic Rant

Kimberly and Beck, the two New York radio hosts who were fired for making transphobic remarks, have issued an apology for their comments. The hosts, formerly of 98.9 The Buzz, released the following statement to All Access, among other media outlets. “We are very sorry for the hurt and pain we have caused anyone, especially […]

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