ABC Radio Newcastle (call sign: 2NC) is an Australian ABC local network radio station licensed to serve Newcastle and surrounding areas, in New South Wales. It operates on the frequency 1233 AM. Its programs can also be heard on ABC Upper Hunter. In addition to Grandstand's national coverage, the station also broadcasts Newcastle Knights rugby league and Newcastle Jets soccer games.

Language: English.

Format: Talk, News.

First air date: 19 December 1930

Call sign: 2NC

Owner: Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Broadcast area: Newcastle, Maitland, Port Stephens, Cessnock, Central Coast

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  • Breackfast Breackfast Jenny Marchant & Dan Cox Mon - Fri, 7:35-8am, 8:30-9am
  • Mornings Mornings Paul Turton Weekdays, 9 - 11am
  • Afternoons Afternoons Josh Szeps Mon - Fri, 12:30 - 3pm
  • Saturday Breakfast Saturday Breakfast Craig Hamilton Sat, 8:30am - 12pm
  • The full program guide can be seen here.


All frequencies of ABC Local Radio that broadcast on FM or AM in NSW state cities can be seen here.

  • Newcastle 1233 AM
  • Port Stephens 95.9 FM


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