Broadcast veteran Leon Byner has choked back tears while signing off from his FIVEaa morning radio show for the final time after 23 years. Bidding his loyal listeners farewell, the Adelaide radio legend says he will remain part of the FIVEaa family in 2023.
Michael McLaren has been confirmed as the new host of 2GB Afternoons, commencing in January 2024. McLaren started his radio career at 2GB in 2006 as a program producer. His on-air career kicked off in 2011, first hosting 2GB’s Weekend Overnight program before taking on Australia Overnights Monday-Friday in 2016. In 2023, he fronted 2GB’s number one rating Weekend Mornings program.