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Station History:

2TM has a long history with plenty of milestones. We cover a few of them below.

  • 1935: 2TM opened February 27th on 1300 kilocycles by Ernest Higginbotham and Tom Whitcombe.
  • 1936: Transmission power increased to 1000 watts.
  • 1937: New transmitter in Duri (February).
  • 1942: 2TM Women's Radio Club formed.
  • 1947: 2TM Women's Radio Club becomes the All Charities Club.
  • 1959: 2TM moves from 312 Peel Street Tamworth to its present location, Goonoo Goonoo Road South Tamworth, plus the erection of a 117 metre transmission tower on the corner of the New England Highway and Whitehouse Lane, 12 kilometres south of Tamworth.
  • 1965: The beginning of "Hoedown" by John Minson.
  • 1971: 36th anniversary featuring a country music concert starring Johnny Ashcroft. At the conclusion of the event, he was presented with 3 golden long-playing records as a souvenir. This led him to ask "Why don't you present more awards like this, and to all country music artists?". This idea was later taken up, leading to the creation of the Golden Guitar Awards.
  • 1973: The debut of the Golden Guitar Awards.
  • 1993: 2TM sold to the Super Radio Network.
  • 2005: 70th Birthday. Click here for newspaper article on the event

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