Magic 1278 (official call sign: 3EE) is a Melbourne radio station currently broadcasting on 1278 AM and DAB+ 9B digital. Plays the best music of the 70s, 80s and 90s with a soft launch beginning February 2, 2020. Ace Radio took control of the station on January 14, 2022.

Slogan: "Melbourne's Classic Hits"

Language: English.

Format: Classic Hits, Oldies.

Genres: Pop, Rock.

First air date: September 8, 1935 / July 2 , 1992

Call sign: 3EE

Owner: Ace Radio

Broadcast area: Melbourne RA1

Sister stations


  • Len Johns Len Johns Mon - Fri, 6am -12noon
  • Greg Allen Greg Allen Mon - Fri, 12 - 6pm
  • Emma Clark Emma Clark Weeknights 6pm to Midnight
  • Livinia Nixon Livinia Nixon Weekends, 12 - 6pm
  • Classic Hits Countdown Classic Hits Countdown Gavin Miller Sunday, 10am -12noon and 10pm -12am
  • Jukebox Saturday Night on Magic 1278 Jukebox Saturday Night on Magic 1278 6pm - 12am
  • Grant Johnstone Grant Johnstone Sunday, 6pm - 12am

Radio frequencies

Radio Magic 1278 broadcasts in the following cities on AM:

  • Melbourne 1278


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