Hawkesbury Radio 29 06 14 – (call sign 2VTR) is a fully licensed community radio station broadcasting worldwide online and serving the local community with great content 7 days a week. Tune in from wherever you are in the world and you will catch a glimpse of what life is like in the Hawkesbury. It’s primary purpose is to serve the residents of the City of Hawkesbury. This was the only Community Radio Station in Australia to have broadcast rights of NRL. This featured Penrith Panthers NRL matches from 1997 to 2009. Was your track played on the Hawkesbury Radio 29 06 14 playlist?
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Where Is Hawkesbury Radio?
Hawkesbury Radio (call sign: 2VTR) is a fully licensed community radio station. Its primary purpose is to serve the residents of the Australian City of Hawkesbury. Hawkesbury Radio broadcasts on the frequency 89.9 FM. The station is staffed by volunteers and broadcasts live non-stop. Hawkesbury Radio was the only Community Radio Station in Australia to have Broadcast rights of NRL which featured Penrith Panthers NRL matches, from 1997 to 2009. In 2016 the station gained broadcast rights to Western Sydney Wanderers A-League matches as well as W-League, National Youth League and FFA Cup matches involving the Wanderers.
Hawkesbury Radio began in 1978 with a test broadcast, gaining its full licence in 1982, one of the first local community radio licences granted. The station broadcast out of a tiny building, which housed the studio and transmitter in Fitzgerald Street Windsor for many years, before moving to its current site in 1992 in an adjacent building. Hawkesbury Radio originally broadcast on 89.7 MHz, but moved to its current frequency of 89.9 MHz in December 1999.
Hawkesbury Radio keeps to a mainly AOR mix during the daytime hours. Outside of these hours, there are specialist programmes such as bluegrass, country and western music. The station also has sports programmes on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. (Wikipedia).