4AMThe 4AM brand is a household name right through the prosperous Atherton Tablelands.  Broadcasting from Mareeba, the station also has an office in Atherton. 4AM’s powerful signal is also heard across Cairns, the capital of Far North Queensland, and via 4AM 1422 in Port Douglas and FM 91.3 Ravenshoe.


We aim to please the 35 to 65 age group with a wide variety of locally produced programmes and stimulating openline shows. Like our other stations we place a high degree of importance on local community service.


BREAKFAST:  5am to 9am weekdays

Join Mick Hay on 4AM for the ride as we bring you great music plus the latest news, weather and everything that’s happening around the region and beyond.

Regular Segments include

Radio Serial at 5.45 am

Weather Cross to the bureau at 7.45 am

Rural News at 6.10 am

Cactus at 5.15 am and 8.45 am

Lucky $5 Note 6.50 am

Comedy at 5.40 am and 7.50 am

Health Check with Doctor John D’arcy at 6.40 am & 4.15 pm

Lotto Results (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday) just after 8am

Commsec Report at 8.35 am

There’s also your chance to win big money with the Secret Sound for Roy Walker Plumbing and Water Tanks and the Lucky $5 note thanks to Status Plus.

Other regulars include Rob the resident poet on Tuesdays

Plus Barry Simpson joins in for Look at League, Weekend League Results and Friday’s Northern News and for birthday calls then phone us on 4092 4666.

So join us from 5am, weekday mornings, right here on North Queensland’s 4AM!


Other highly popular programme highlights

With a strong emphasis on local community, the 4AM programme line-up appeals to a very broad audience base of loyal listeners. Programmes include:

BIRTHDAY CALLS     7:40 am weekdays

Birthday calls every weekday morning with Mick Hay. Call 40924558

SUNDAY GOLD     6am - noon Sundays

Join Matt Bridson every Sunday. You'll hear many rare gems from the 50s to the 70s.

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE     6pm - 11pm

Join Pete Graham for this popular program every Saturday and call him on 131 332.

RURAL NEWS     6:15 am and 1:05 pm

Rural news items each morning from the local region.

HOW GREEN WAS MY CACTUS     5:15 am, 8.40 am 3:40 pm weekdays

Australian political satire at its best. Enjoy a belly laugh with home-grown comedy about Australian politics and people.

JOHN LAWS MORNING SHOW     9 am - noon Monday to Friday

Your Show. Your Say. Live Across Queensland.  Phone: 131 332

RADIO CLASSIFIEDS     7am to 9am Saturdays

4AM regularly reveives calls from hundreds of kilometers away. Listeners are invited to take part by dialling 40924558. Remember there is a $6000 limit on individual items for sale or purchase.

NORTHERN NEWS     8am, 12:05 pm and 5:05 pm weekdays


ALAN JONES HIGHLIGHTS   6pm - 7pm weekdays

INFOLINK     Across the day

For Non Profit community organisations. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book

THE EASY MIX     7pm– midnight Monday - Friday, Sunday 6pm - midnight

 Listen to your favourite music from the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s.

THE NEW DAY AUSTRALIA SHOW     midnight to 5am, 7 days a week

Overnight talk back radio. Have your say! Phone: 131 332

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