4BU

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4BU
City Bundaberg, Queensland
Slogan Classic Hits
Frequency 1332 KHz
First air date December 12, 1935 (1935-12-12)
ERP 5kW
Transmitter coordinates 24°50′44″S 152°24′15″E / 24.8455°S 152.4042°E / -24.8455; 152.4042Coordinates: 24°50′44″S 152°24′15″E / 24.8455°S 152.4042°E / -24.8455; 152.4042
Website www.4bu.com.au

4BU is an Australian radio station serving the Bundaberg region. It was opened in December 1935.[1]

4BU is a classic hits station playing hit songs from the 1960s right through to the mid-2000s. Owned by Grant Broadcasters, 4BU places strong emphasis on local programming, with its entire daytime lineup broadcast from its Maryborough St studios.

4BU also takes talk programming from 2UE overnight.

On-air line up[edit]

  • Weekdays
5am - 9am: Trevor Leutton
9am - 12pm: Wide Bay Today with Billy Healy
12pm - 3pm: Mark Hamel
3pm - 7pm: Classic Drive with Paul Egan
7pm - 9pm: Retro 20/20 Countdown
9pm - 5am: Overnight Talk

Heritage listing[edit]

The 4BU Radio Station building at 55 Woongarra Street was built by the station in 1957 and occupied until 1992 when the station relocated to larger premises. The building was listed on the Queensland Heritage Register in 2000.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New Radio Station". The Courier-Mail. Brisbane. 17 December 1935. p. 18. Retrieved 17 March 2011. 
  2. ^ "4BU Radio Station (former) (entry 601284)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 

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