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Media Release


Radio ad revenue up in November

Radio ad revenue has recorded an increase in November 2016 up 5.5% to $72.411 million, according to the metropolitan commercial radio advertising revenue, sourced by Deloitte and released today by industry body, Commercial Radio Australia.
The Sydney market showed strong growth up 11.11% to $23.006 million, Melbourne was up 4.63% to $21.591 million, Brisbane rose 5.4% to $11.322 million, Perth was up .32% to $10.101 million and Adelaide was down .89%to $6.391 million.   
The five months of the 2016/17 financial year shows the total market up .23% to a total of $336.480 million.  YTD for the individual markets shows Melbourne up 1.43% to $104.266 million, Sydney up 1.17% to $104.123 million and Brisbane up .77% to $52.653 million.  Adelaide was down 5.80% to $29.712 million and Perth slightly down 1.02% $45.726 million.

Commercial Radio Australia, CEO Joan Warner, said: “Radio continues to perform in an increasingly competitive media landscape. The industry is innovating and offers advertisers an effective, multiplatform delivery.”

The Deloitte figures report actual revenue received by metropolitan commercial radio stations and include all metropolitan agency and direct revenue.

Media contact: Melissa Fleming – 0417 499 529 and Judy Shaw – 0418 415 965.

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