Matthew Layton will be moving to Melbourne and joining the FOX Hit 101.9 and Triple M newsroom in 2022. He is currently a Breakfast Newsreader for Triple M Cairns. He says: “Can’t thank all the legends enough, who’ve been part of this Queensland journey. I’m super stoked for the next challenge in 2022. It’ll be a happy new year, indeed!”
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.