Former Deputy Editor for Bendigo Weekly Steve Kendall has joined GOLD Central Victoria. Steve will be joining Mark “Robbo” Robinson on breakfast covering everything local, national and international with a mix of news, views, music and entertainment with “The Wake Up Call with Robbo & Steve”. GOLD Central Victoria Content Director Daniel Brewer says, “It’s exciting to welcome someone so connected with the community into our team, Steve is a significant local news personality and his chemistry with Robbo was fantastic in the trial shows and I look forward to our listeners engaging with them from Monday. Mark “Robbo” Robinson has been with GOLD Central Victoria for several years and has developed a strong local following, with the addition of Steve to the program they will truly be Central Victoria’s leaders in local content.” GOLD Central Victoria General Manager Shane Hogan said “I’m proud to represent a local family owned business dedicated to serving the needs of our community by improving local journalism and creating more unique local integration opportunities for our clients”. The Wake Up Call with Robbo & Steve begins Monday 8th February from 5:30 on GOLD Central Victoria, FM 98.3 & AM 1071.
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