Nova 96.9 is a commercial radio station based in Sydney, Australia, broadcasts at 96.9 FM and is currently owned by Nova Entertainment. The station is designed to bring you the best radio shows in the country, as well as throwbacks from the biggest artists and the freshest hits. Since its founding on April 1, 2001, has gained popularity in the women of the 45-54 age demographic.

Slogan: "That's what love is."

Language: English.

Format: Adult Contemporary.

Genres: Pop, Rock.

First air date: 1 April 2001

Call sign: 2SYD

Owner: Nova Entertainment

Broadcast area: Sydney, Central Coast, Newcastle, Wollongong

Sister stations


  • Fresh Hits & Throwbacks Fresh Hits & Throwbacks Monday - Sunday, 12:01am- 11:59pm
  • Nova Weekends Nova Weekends Saturday - Sunday, 12:00am-12:00am
  • Nova Boy's Jamz Nova Boy's Jamz Monday - Friday, 11:00am-12:00pm
  • Fitzy & Wippa Fitzy & Wippa Monday - Friday, 6:00am - 10:00am, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Jamie Row Jamie Row Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 11:00am
  • Ben & Liam's Lunch Break Ben & Liam's Lunch Break Monday - Friday, 12:00pm - 1:00pm Sunday, 6:00am - 9:00am
  • Mel Tracina Mel Tracina Monday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Driving You Home Driving You Home Kate Ritchie, Tim Blackwell and Joel Creasey Monday - Friday, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Smallzy’s Surgery Smallzy’s Surgery Monday - Friday, 7:00pm - 10:00pm



  • Sydney 96.9, DAB+


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