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Retro Radio Dial: 1988 Australia Queensland AM Radio

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Frequency Call Location Owner
531 4KZ Innisfail Coastal Broadcasters Pty Ltd
540 4QL Longreach ABC Regional
558 4AM Mareeba Far Northern Radio Pty Ltd
  4GY Gympie Wesgo Communications Pty Ltd
567 4JK Julia Creek ABC Regional
603 4CH Charleville ABC Regional
612 4QR Brisbane ABC Metropolitan
630 4QN Townsville ABC Regional
639 4MS Mossman ABC Regional
693 4KQ Brisbane Wesgo Communications Pty Ltd
711 4QW St George ABC Regional
720 4AT Atherton ABC Regional
747 4QS Toowoomba ABC Regional
756 4QA Mackay ABC Regional
765 4GCt Hughenden Radio 4GC Gold City Radio
774 4TO Townsville Wesgo Communications Pty Ltd
792 4QG Brisbane ABC Radio National
801 4GC Charters Towers Radio 4GC Gold City Radio
  4QY Cairns ABC Regional
828 4SS Nambour Sunshine Coast Broadcasters Ltd
837 4RK Rockhampton ABC Regional
846 4CA Cairns Wesgo Communications Pty Ltd
855 4QB Maryborough ABC Regional
  4QO Eidsvold ABC Regional
864 4GR Toowoomba Gold Radio Service Pty Ltd
882 4BH Brisbane Radio 4BH Macquarie Broadcasting
891 4RR Townsville 4RR Reef Radio
918 4VL Charleville Concept Service Mart Queensland Pty Ltd
927 4CC Gladstone Capricorn Broadcasters Pty Ltd
927 4CCt Biloela Capricorn Broadcasters Pty Ltd
945 4HIt Dysart Emerald Broadcasting Company Pty Ltd
954 4CAt Gordonvale Wesgo Communications Pty Ltd
963 4WK Warwick Amalgamated Marketing Pty Ltd
990 4RO Rockhampton Rockhampton Broadcasting Company Pty Ltd
1008 4IO Ipswich Radio 10 Pty Ltd
1026 4MK Mackay Wesgo Communications Pty Ltd
1044 4WP Weipa ABC Regional
1053 4EB Brisbane Brisbane Ethnic Broadcasters Inc
1062 4TI Thursday Island ABC Regional
1071 4SB Kingaroy Forsby Pty Ltd
1080 4MI Mt Isa ABC Regional
1098 4LG Longreach Emerald Broadcasting Company Ltd
1116 4BC Brisbane Commonwealth Broadcasting Corporation [Qíland] Pty Ltd
1143 4HI Emerald Emerald Broadcasting Company Ltd
1161 4MB Maryborough Maryborough Broadcasting Company Pty Ltd
1197 4GG Gold Coast Gold Coast Radio Broadcasting Company Pty Ltd
1215 4HIt Moranban Emerald Broadcasting Company Ltd
1242 4AK Toowoomba Broadcasting Station 4AK
1296 4BK Brisbane Vidimus Pty Ltd
1332 4BU Bundaberg Bundaberg Broadcasters Pty Ltd
1368 4LM Mt Isa North Queensland Broadcasting Company Pty Ltd
1458 4LMt Cloncurry North Queensland Broadcasting Company Pty Ltd
1476 4ZR Roma Maranoa Broadcasting Company Pty Ltd
1485 4HU Hughenden ABC Regional
1548 4QD Emerald ABC Regional
1566 4GM Gympie ABC Regional
1584 4VLt Cunnamulla Concept Service Mart Queensland Pty Ltd
1593 4SO Southport ABC Regional
 "t" = translator [additional frequency used, usually lower powered than the main frequency and used to extend coverage of the station in another location]

It Happened in Australia in 1988

Bicentennial 1788-1988  
Population Australia 16.687m
  NSW 5.752m
  Victoria 4.295m
  Queensland 2.781m
  WA 1.559m
  SA 1.412m
  Tasmania 0.453m
  ACT 0.274m
  Northern Territory0.161m
Governor-GeneralAustralia Ninian Stephen
Governor NSW Air Marshall Sir James Rowland
  Victoria Davis McCaughey
  Queensland Peter Arnison
  WA Gordon Reid
  SA Sir Donald Dunstan
  Tasmania Sir Phillip Bennett
Administrator Northern TerritoryEric Johnston
Prime Minister Australia Bob Hawke
Premier NSW Barrie Unsworth/Nick Greiner
  Victoria John Cain
  Queensland Mike Ahern
  WA Brian Burke/Peter Dowding
  SA John Bannon
  Tasmania Robin Gray
Chief Minister Northern TerritoryStephen Hatton/Marshall Perron
Miss Australia Caroline Lumley
Miss Universe Australia Vanessa Gibson
Gold Logie Award Kylie Minogue
NSW Rugby League Champion Canterbury
VFL Champion Hawthorn Hawks
Rugby League World Cup WinnerAustralia
1988 Olympic Games  

Favorite Movies of 1988: Your Personal Collection

Top 20 Singles

Rank Singer Song
1 Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes[Iíve Had] The Time of My Life
2 Robert Palmer Simply Irresistible
3 Cheap Trick The Flame
4 Billy Ocean Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
5 Kylie Minogue I Should be so Lucky
6 Fairground Attraction Perfect
7 Louis Armstrong What a Wonderful World
8 Rick Astley Never Gonna Give You Up
9 John Farnham Age of Reason
10 Crowded House Better Be Home Soon
11 Belinda Carlisle Heaven is a Place on Earth
12 Rick Astley Whenever You Need Somebody
13 Cheap Trick Donít be Cruel
14 Bobby McFerrin Donít Worry, Be Happy
15 The Time Lords Doctoriní the Tardis
16 Pat Benetar All Fired Up
17 George Harrison Got My Mind Set on You
18 Kylie Minogue Got to be Certain
19 George Michael Faith
20 Phil Collins A Groovy Kind of Love

Top 5 Music Hit Music Albums: Your Personal Collection

Reflecting on the Australia Bicentennial 1788-1988

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