3BA

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

3BA
CityBallarat, Victoria, Australia
Broadcast areaBallarat, Australia
Branding3BA
SloganBallarat's Hits
Frequency102.3 MHz FM
FormatClassic hits, Talk radio, News, sport
Language(s)English
Callsign meaning3 - Victoria Radio BAllarat
OwnerGrant Broadcasters
Sister stationsPower FM
Website3BA

3BA (call sign: 3RBA) is a commercial radio station in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia broadcasting on the FM band on a frequency of 102.3 MHz.

Together with its sister station Power FM, it is owned by Grant Broadcasters. The station plays "Great Classics & Today's Favourites", which ranges from the 60's to today.

3BA moved from AM (1314) to FM (102.3) on 5 May 1998.

Today, 3BA's old 1314 frequency currently relays [1] RSN 927 whose signal also travels to Ararat, Colac, Hamilton, Stawell and Warrnambool.

On-Air Schedule[edit]

Weekdays[edit]

  • 12:00am-6:00am - Ballarat's 102.3FM 3BA
  • 6:00am-10:00am - The Big Show with Paul 'PT' Taylor
  • 10:00am-12:00pm - Ballarat Today with Garrath & Gabe
  • 12:00pm-1:00pm - All Request Lunch Hour with Garrath
  • 1:00pm-6:00pm - Alex Withers
  • 6:00pm-7:00pm - Sportsday
  • 7:00pm-9:00pm 20-20 Retro Countdown
  • 9:00pm-12:00am - Ballarat's 102.3FM 3BA

Saturdays[edit]

  • 12:00am-6:00am - Ballarat's 102.3FM 3BA
  • 6:00am-10:00am - Frank Clark
  • 10:00am-12:00pm - Sports Day
  • 12:00pm-12:00am - Ballarat's 102.3FM 3BA

Sundays[edit]

  • 12:00am-12:00am - Ballarat's 102.3FM 3BA[1]

Past 3BA announcers[edit]

  • Garry West
  • Paul Taylor
  • Glenn McFarlane
  • Glenn Driscoll
  • Phil Weir
  • Mike Cooper
  • Dudley Moore
  • Randall Smith
  • Adrian Lee
  • Geoff Nott
  • Jim Griffin
  • Mike Walden
  • Craig Moore
  • Stephen Whittaker
  • Anthony Kierce
  • Craig Meddings
  • Tony McManus
  • Mal Lewis
  • Paul Cook
  • Brett Macdonald
  • Vaughan Jones
  • Tony Dean
  • Kathy Bedford
  • Leigh Ryan
  • Richard Stewart
  • Bill Freeman
  • John Price
  • Tom Bennett
  • Rob Hammer
  • Rob McCasker
  • Ben Rogers
  • Ed Cowlishaw
  • Craig Blomeley
  • Mike Menner
  • Peter Grace
  • Sean Cullen
  • Ralph Bain
  • Seb Claassen
  • Dan Lonergan

Program Guide Mon-Fri[edit]

Breakfast (Big Show) 6am-10am Ballarat Today 10am-12pm All Request Lunch Hour 12pm-1pm Afternoons 1pm-6pm Sportsday 6pm-8pm Evening 8pm-10pm
PT (Paul Taylor) Garrath Cockerell & Gabrielle Hodson Garrath Cockerell Alex Withers Dwayne Russell and Gerard Healy 20-20 Retro Countdown

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°33′36″S 143°51′30″E / 37.5601°S 143.8584°E / -37.5601; 143.8584

References[edit]

  1. ^ "3BA FM Website". 3BA FM Website.