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2010 radio investigations

To access any of these investigation reports please contact broadcasting@acma.gov.au.

Program or issue Station or licensee Description Outcome Report published
  3GG  

Breach - Minimum service standards for local news

(ref: 2458)

23/12/2010
  4HI  

Breach - Minimum service standards for local news

(ref: 2459)

23/12/2010
  7XXX  

No Breach - Minimum service standards for local news and information

(ref: 2460)

23/12/2010
  6RED  

No Breach - Minimum service standards for local news and information

(ref: 2461)

23/12/2010
  5RM  

Breach - Minimum service standards for local news

(ref: 2462)

23/12/2010
  2CSF  

No Breach - Minimum service standards for local news and information

(ref: 2463)

23/12/2010
Alan Jones 2GB  

No Breach - Hatred or vilification

(ref: 2503)

14/12/2010
PM 2RN  

No Breach - Balance; Impartiality

(ref: 2446)

2/12/2010
  2UE  

No Breach - Advertising Standard: Presentation of advertising so that it is distinguishable as an ad. Breach - Disclosure Standard: complete and correct details of commercial agreements provided on website Mornings with Simon Beaumont Licensee: Radio

6PR Perth Pty Ltd

(ref: 2422)

10/11/2010
Hot 30 Countdown 3FOX  

No Breach - Hatred, contempt or ridicule; decency

(ref: 2430)

28/10/2010
Darpan (Hindu language program) 2OOO  

Breach - Untagged promotional announcement

(ref: 2453)

19/10/2010
Launchpad with Maz and Kerley 2SYD  

No Breach - Violence; Standards of decency

(ref: 2418)

14/10/2010
Ray Hadley 2GB  

No Breach - Advertising Standard: Presentation of advertising so that it is distinguishable as an ad. Breach - Disclosure Standard: complete and correct details of commercial agreements not provided on website and to ACMA

Harbour Radio Pty Limited

(ref: 2424)

14/10/2010
Harlee McLeod 2SYD  

No Breach - Inciting hatred, contempt or ridicule

(ref: 2439)

28/09/2010
2UE Drive 2UE  

No Breach - Hatred, contempt or ridicule

(ref: 2435)

24/09/2010
Mahak 2RRR  

Breach - Broadcasting advertisements

(ref: 2449)

16/09/2010
The Switch 2CHY  

Breach - Broadcasting advertisements

(ref: 2440)

15/09/2010
Hungry for Sport 3AK  

No Breach - Commercial Radio Disclosure Standard

(ref: 2477)

15/09/2010
Radio Najarana (Hindi language program) 2RSR  

Breach - Sponsorship announcements

(ref: 2426)

25/08/2010
Good News Broadcasters Inc. 6SON  

Breach - Encourage participation in operations and programming.No Breach - Represent community interest; Licensee to remain suitable.No Finding - Acknowledgement of financial support.

(ref: 2334)

19/08/2010
Tuesday New Magazine 2WKT  

Breach - Retain copy of broadcast; Use of language when referring to Indigenous people; Complaint handling

(ref: 2421)

19/08/2010
Category of service  LAP Open Narrowcasting  

No Breach - not providing a narrowcast service 

(ref: 2407)

29/07/2010
  4CCR  

Breach - Encouraging participation

(ref: 2350)

7/07/2010
  3CH  

Breach - Encouraging participation

(ref: 2408)

30/06/2010
Riddell District Football 3CH  

Breach - Advertising

(ref: 2404)

29/06/2010
Fitzy, Claire and Jules Show 5ADL  

No Breach - clause 1.3(e) [incite or perpetuate hatred or vilify on grounds of sexual preference] No Breach - clause 5.6 [complaint handling]

(ref: 2353)

31/05/2010
Lambing Flat Community Broadcasting Inc    

Breach - Internal conflict; Complaint handling

(ref: 2361)

18/05/2010
The Big Mattress and Saturday Racing 4DDB  

Breach - Sponsorship

(ref: 2358)

15/05/2010
Bob Francis 5AA  

No Breach - Contemporary standards decency; Gratuitous use of language

(ref: 2324)

28/04/2010
3AW Drive 3AW  

Broadcast of 11/08/09: Breach - Complaint handling; No Breach – Accuracy Broadcast of 03/04/06: No Breach - Complaint handling; No Finding - Accuracy

(ref: 2332)

15/04/2010
Whippy and Meshel, Ash and Tim 4BNE  

No Breach - incite or perpetuate hatred against or vilify on the basis of gender

(ref: 2338)

31/03/2010
Overnight with Jim Ball 2UE  

Breach - Factual accuracy in a current affairs program

(ref: 2298)

26/03/2010
     

Breach - Complaint handling

(ref: 2342)

24/03/2010
  2HC  

Breach - Broadcast of material of local significance; Local Content Statements

(ref: 2335)

11/03/2010
ASCA ad 6NOW  

Breach - Substantive response No Breach - Contemporary standards of decency

(ref: 2293)

24/02/2010
The Kyle and Jackie O Breakfast Show 2DAY  

No Breach - Incite or perpetuate hatred against or vilify any person or group on the basis of physical or mental disability No Breach - Complaints handling

(ref: 2299)

23/02/2010
The Kyle and Jackie O Breakfast Show 2DAY  

No Breach - Contemporary standards of decency; Complaints handling

(ref: 2304)

10/02/2010
AM 3RN  

No Breach - Accuracy; Impartiality

(ref: 2282)

4/02/2010
Arabic Language Program 3SBSFM  

No Breach - Prejudice; Racism and Discrimination No Breach - Balance; Impartiality and Accuracy

(ref: 2294)

4/02/2010
Breakfast with Alan Jones 2GB  

Breach - Factual accuracy in a current affairs program

(ref: 2279)

1/02/2010
Labrat, Camilla & Stav 4BBB  

No Breach - contemporary standards of decency, inform complainant of right to refer to ACMA

(ref: 2264)

18/01/2010
Richard and Bridge for Breakfast 4GLD  

No Breach - Violence; Contemporary standards of decency

(ref: 2275)

13/01/2010
The Kyle and Jackie O Breakfast Show 2DAY  

No Breach - Contemporary standards of decency; Gratuitous use of language

(ref: 2286)

12/01/2010
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