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When Dogs Were Dogs

When Dogs Were Dogs When I was a kid we wandered all over the neighbourhood, usually with one or two dogs loping along behind. These fine, stinky animals, which dined exclusively on a nightly can of Pal, were usually a dirty yellow, or black and were always ‘bitzers’ with a healthy serving of Labrador. They […]

Bernies Music Land

A kingdom of keyboards for all One of RPP’s ‘key’ sponsors, Bernie’s Music Land is the largest piano and organ specialty store in the southern hemisphere. This independent, family business – established now for 42 years, and catering to professional, amateur and beginner musicians – has been built on a foundation of personal service, far-reaching […]

Portsea advocates catch a break in front-beach battle

With summer almost done – RPP Reporter Tom McEncroe asks – can the Front Beach ever be restored? Portsea residents are still fighting against the loss of their prized front beach, but have won a reprieve against a controversial plan to save it. Work was due to begin on a rock seawall east of the […]

RPP FM was LIVE at Queen’s Baton Relay

Perfect weather greeted the runners carrying the 2018 Commonwealth Games Queens Baton. Locals were out in force to cheer on their local heroes, enjoying the atmosphere as the Queens Baton Relay raced through the streets of Sorrento. In a first for the local community radio station – RPPFM live streamed the event keeping pace with the […]