Radio Eastern FM was formed in 1974, the station transmitted test broadcasts until a licence was granted in late 1990. Full time broadcasts began on 23 February, 1991.
The studios are located at the Wyreena Community Arts Centre. They have three full time on-air studios, a separate production studio and mobile communication equipment used for interviews at community events
They serve the community of the Outer East in the following ways:
Have established a close relationship with Maroondah Council and other local councils and conduct regular interviews with the Mayors or other councillors.
Each week we have a program that reviews local theatre productions
Strongly committed to supporting new local artist and often interview them and we play their recordings.
Broadcast Eastern Football Netball League games during the season and we canvass many local sports activities on “Eastern Community Sport” on Saturday morning.
Eastland are proud to officially become a partner of Radio Eastern FM and host a regular spot on the station discussing all things community at Eastland. To view the stations full program guide visit Program Guide - Radio Eastern FM
Did you know you can become a Member of Radio Eastern FM?
Membership at Radio Eastern FM is a great way to get behind your community as well as receiving the following benefits:
Discounts at some of our sponsors’ establishments
The social side of belonging to a group
Having a say about the running of the station
Discounts may be offered by Sponsors to members so ask when doing business if there are additional discounts for Radio Eastern FM Members
To find out mote about how you can become a member visit Membership - Radio Eastern FM
Tune into Radio Eastern FM 98.1, ““Your Voice in the Outer East”