96.5 Wave FM is a local radio station servicing the Wollongong & Illawarra region of New South Wales. The station can be heard from Helensburgh in the north, to Bowral in the west, and Ulladulla in the south. Originally known as 2WL, on the AM band, the station has been broadcasting since the 1930s.
The slogan for the station is currently "80's To Now" showing that they play a mix of songs from those eras.
Travis Winks & Mel Grieg are the hosts of 'The Illawarra's Fun Breakfast Show' which runs from 6-9am each weekday. Wave FM News chief, Rob Gooda presents half-hourly news, sport and weather updates for the show - with Dave Clark taking over in the afternoon.
Andy Young, Felicity (Flick) Anderson and Chris Sewell host throughout the day, with Pommy Cei on nights.
Weekends feature various announcers including Pommy Cei, Geordi and Jade.
News is presented at 5:00am, 5:30am, 6:00am, 6:30am, 7:00am, 7:30am, 8:00am, 8:30am, 9:00am, 10:00am, 11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm, 5:00pm, 6:00pm, 7:00pm and 8:00pm on weekdays. News is on the hour between 9am and 6pm on weekends.
Rob Gooda (5:30am-11:30am, weekdays. Saturday Mornings)
Dave Clark (12:00pm - 6:00pm, weekdays)
News runs for 4 minutes and includes local, national, international news, sport, weather and finance. In breakfast and drive time slots traffic news airs.
Address: Top Floor 73 King Street WARRAWONG NSW 2502