Your local ABC radio and ABC local online. Telling your stories, giving you a voice.
ABC Radio Hobart (call sign: 7ZR) is the ABC Local Radio station for Hobart, Tasmania, owned by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. It currently broadcasts on 936 kHz on the AM band. Originally the station broadcast on 1160 kHz, in 1953 switched to 940 kHz, and in 1978 to the present frequency.
ABC Radio Hobart also operates a low power repeater station covering the Orford and Triabunna area where the AM signal is received poorly. This service broadcasts from Moreys Hill, Triabunna using the FM band on a frequency of 90.5 MHz. ABC Northern Tasmania simulcasts 936's programming when not airing local shows for their region.
Programation ABC Hobart
- Breakfast with Ryk Goddard
- Mornings with Leon Compton
- Conversations with Richard Fidler, Sarah Kanowski
- TAS Country Hour with Tony Briscoe
- Your Afternoon with Helen Shield
- Drive with Lucy Breaden
- Evenings with Louise Saunders
- Nightlife with Philip Clark, Sarah Macdonald
- Overnights with Trevor Chappell, Rod Quinn
- Weekends with Joel Rheinberger
- Local Grandstand
- . Speaking Out with Larissa Behrendt