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Game Changers: changing the lives of local young people

Game Changers is an elite leadership and high-performance initiative that empowers Australian sporting clubs to create positive cultures, and young players to reach their full potential. Bendigo Bank’s Rye, Rosebud and Dromana branches are supporting Game Changers to run a program here on the Mornington Peninsula for the second year with a $25,000 grant. The […]

WELL PLAYED MICHAEL VOSS

RPP FM is celebrating with Michael Voss this week as the RPP FM sports star was declared the 41st Life Member of the Mornington Cricket Club. In front of a sold our Mornington Cricket Club crowd- Michael dedicated the honour to his late mum Joan and father Jim – who himself had been a Life […]

Ubuntu Brings Africa

  The big studio came alive this week, with the magnificent sounds of the Ubuntu choir, to the excitement of us all at RPPfm. The Ubuntu choir visited us at RPPfm in 2016 during their last Australian tour, and this time it is the class of 2018 bringing their distinctive brand of music and dance […]

It was Easter smiles all-round

  RPP listener Francine Duncanson couldn’t believe her ears when her name was read out as the winner the RPP FM Premium Chocolate Company Easter Basket winner today. Francine was one of the many listeners who had entered the competition – but gave herself no chance of winning. Francine told RPP FM’s Noela Graf [left […]

CONGRATULATIONS BERNIE!!!

  Friend of the station, Bernie Capichiano has been presented with the 2018 National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) award for contribution to Oral History and Services. The award recognises Bernie’s years of support and dedication to the NAMM Oral History Program and his contribution to the music products industry. In 2017 alone Bernie coordinated […]

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 […]

Local Cricket Update: Yabbies snap a win

The final day of cricket before the Christmas break saw some enthralling matches. In sub district grade the RPP Bendigo Bank Match of the Day was a battle between second placed Carrum Downs and third placed Tootgarook. Carrum Downs had posted a competitive 197 the previous week, but it was the Tootgarook Frogs who held sway. […]