The Super Radio Network owned by Bill Caralis has purchased 8HA and 96.9 SUN FM Alice Springs (Alice Springs Commercial Broadcasters Pty Ltd) as well as obtaining a 49% share in the Queensland stations 4KZ/4AM/4AY/Kool FM/KIK FM (NQ Radio). It’s believed they were sold for $4 + million. This will bring the total number of stations owned by the Broadcast Operations Group (branded as Super Radio Network) to about 50 radio stations.
After a radio career spanning 53 years, 47 years in senior management, Al Kirton has announced his retirement from Coastal Broadcasters Pty Ltd, the operators of 4KZ, 4AM, KOOL FM, KIK FM & 4AY. In his career, Al has been on the Board of Directors of various companies of nine Radio stations.