6GGG

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96.5 FM (WAFM)
City Geraldton
Broadcast area Geraldton
Slogan More Music
Frequency 96.5MHz FM
First air date 1937 (as 6GE)
Format Hit music
ERP 30 kW
Former callsigns 6GE
Affiliations WAFM
Owner WA Newspapers
(Geraldton Broadcasters Pty Ltd)
Sister stations 98.1 The Spirit
Website wafm.com.au

6GGG is a commercial radio station in Geraldton, Western Australia which has been broadcasting since 1937. It was once part of the Whitford Radio Network which also included 6PM Perth and 6AM Northam. In 1991 it converted from 1008 AM to 96.5 FM and changed its callsign to 6GGG as the 2nd commercial FM station in Regional WA after opposition Geraldton station 98FM had launched earlier in 1991. The mid 90s saw 98FM and 96.5 merge into one company. 2005 saw 96.5 relaunch as WAFM as part of the Redwave Media Network.

Former announcers[edit]

  • Tasma Walton
  • Alan Pearsall
  • Jeff Newman
  • Tony Barber
  • Perry Vitale
  • John Harvey
  • Jim Campbel
  • Chris Ilsley
  • Guy Sweeting
  • Les Gook
  • Colin Rowley
  • Andy Huxton (Ivo Lonsdale) (Triple M / 2Day / MTV Australia. Now i98 Wollongong)
  • Clive Murray - (77-78) (85-86) (91-94)


Coordinates: 28°46′23″S 114°36′41″E / 28.773068°S 114.611265°E / -28.773068; 114.611265