Radio Ratings: Perth – Mix 94.5 takes ratings lead from 96FM

Perth Monday to Sunday share | Source: Nielsen

Perth Monday to Sunday share | Source: Nielsen

Perth’s Mix 94.5 has reclaimed the number one station title with an audience share of 13.5 per cent, according to the latest Nielsen radio ratings numbers.

The Southern Cross Austereo-owned station took the lead from 96FM after increasing its share by 1.3 share points while 96FM’s audience share dropped by 1 share point to a share of 11.5 per cent.

And Mix94.5’s breakfast show ‘The Bunch’ stole the FM breakfast crown away from from Nova93.7’s breakfast team. Mix 94.5 increased its breakfast share by 1.8 share points delivering a 13.7 per cent share for the team which hosted its last show on October 25. The station’s drive team Clairsy, Shane and Kymba moved to the breakfast slot on October 28.

96FM’s breakfast show Blackers, Carmen & Fitzy also had a decline in audience share, decreasing from 11.3 per cent to a 10 per cent audience share.

ABC720′s breakfast with Eoin Cameron continues to dominate the breakfast time slot with an audience share of 15.3 per cent.

Nova93.7’s national drive program with Meshel, Tim and Marty continued to dominate the commercial drive time slot, increasing its audience share from 14.2 per cent to 14.6 per cent. Last month Nova announced Meshel Laurie will be leaving the national drive program to co-host a breakfast program in Melbourne.

Southern Cross Austero’s Mix94.5 drive show with Lisa and Tim  boosted its audience share by 2.2 share points from 11 per cent to 13.2 per cent.

ABC Triple J’s Drive with the Doctor lost its number one position – it held the same share as Meshel, Tim and Marty in the last ratings period – with a share point drop of 2.7 dropping his audience share from 14.2 per cent to 11.5 per cent.

Overall Triple J saw a decline in audience share from 11.5 per cent to 9.3 per cent.

Perth Monday to Friday share

 Miranda Ward


Get the latest media and marketing industry news (and views) direct to your inbox.

Sign up to the free Mumbrella newsletter now.



Sign up to our free daily update to get the latest in media and marketing.