ABC Western Plains
|Broadcast area||Western Plains|
|Frequency||kHz AM Far West|
|First air date||17 May 1993|
|Owner||Australian Broadcasting Corporation|
ABC Western Plains is an ABC Local Radio station based in Dubbo, New South Wales. The broadcast region stretches from Wellington north to Goodooga and west from Coonabarabran to Wilcannia. The station covers the top half of the Far West region and part of the Orana region of New South Wales. This includes Dubbo City and the towns of Bourke, Cobar, Nyngan, Walgett, Mudgee, Lightning Ridge, Gilgandra, Coonamble and Warren
The station also provides services to isolated communities via satellite such as Ivanhoe, Menindee, Talbingo, Khancoban and even Norfolk Island.
In 2008 the station gained full regional status and is now self managed. This saw the establishment of a local morning show.
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