Star 104.5 (ACMA call sign: 2GOS) is a commercial radio station based in Gosford, Australia. It is owned by NOVA Entertainment. Star 104.5 is licensed to broadcast to a coverage area stretching from Brooklyn in the south, to Morisset in the north, however fortuitous coverage into most areas of Sydney and Newcastle is also possible due to the close proximity of both markets. Star 104.5's studios are located in Erina, while the stations transmitter facility is located in Somersby.
In the 2017 Gosford radio ratings, for the first time in the stations history, Star 104.5 had the biggest audience in the region with 80,600 weekly listeners aged 10+ tuning in. In Star 104.5's target 25-54 demographic, it had clear lead in the amount of listeners (43,200) than the nearest heritage competitor, 107.7 2GO (26,300).
Star 104.5 (and the wider Nova Entertainment network) use the state of the art "Zetta" playout system from Radio Computing Services, and is programmed using the "G-Selector" music scheduling system. The Nova Entertainment network employ a shared music library across the all stations in the group, with all music being stored in a lossless audio format.
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Address: 4 Ilya Ave Erina, New South Wales, Australia