About ABC Radio Sydney

ABC Radio Sydney (2BL) is the flagship station in the ABC Local Radio network, and broadcasts in Sydney, NSW on 702 AM frequency. It is the first public radio station in Australia and began operations on November 23, 1923. Most local radio stations in New South Wales rebroadcast that station's programming when they are not broadcasting local programming.

Slogan: "A place for Sydney conversations, culture, stories."

Language: English.

Format: Talk, News.

First air date: 23 November 1923

Call sign: 2BL

Owner: Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Broadcast area: New South Wales

ABC Radio Network


Radio Programs

  • Breakfast Breakfast James Valentine Weekdays 6 - 8am, 8:30 - 9am
  • Mornings Mornings Cassie McCullagh Monday - Friday 9 – 11am
  • Conversations Conversations Richard Fidler, Sarah Kanowski Weekdays 11am - 12pm
  • Afternoons Afternoons Josh Szeps Mon - Fri 12:30 - 3:30pm
  • Drive Drive Richard Glover Weekdays 3:30 - 6:30pm
  • Evenings Evenings Sarah Macdonald Mon - Fri 7 - 10pm
  • Saturday Breakfast 6am - 10am Saturday Breakfast 6am - 10am Simon Marnie Weekend Mornings 10am-12pm
  • Babytalk Babytalk Penny Johnston Sat, 1: 30pm
  • The full program guide can be seen here.

Frequency

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

  • Sydney 702 AM
  • Cumnock, Central NSW 549 AM
  • Corowa 675 AM
  • Lithgow 1395 AM
  • Cooma (town) 1602 AM
  • Byrock 675 AM
  • Grafton 738 AM
  • Broken Hill 999 AM
  • Bega / Cooma 810 AM
  • Taree 756 AM
  • Tamworth 648 AM
  • Newcastle 1233 AM
  • Muswellbrook 1044 AM
  • Murwillumbah 720 AM
  • Wilcannia 1584 AM

Contacts

Reviews about radio station

  • Trevor Field
    Hi. Thank you! I like "Nightlife" with Philip Clark, it helps to pass the long nights.