Breakfast with Steve Mills and Basil Zempilas, it’s the heart and soul of Perth. Born and bred in Perth, nobody knows our town like Steve and Baz. Steve Mills has done it all, father, accountant, teacher, public servant, bookmaker, even taxi driver. He brings that wealth of experience, a curious mind and a warm heart to the radio every weekday morning. Basil Zempilas is one of Australia’s leading sports broadcasters and a regular fixture at the biggest sporting events in the country and around the world with Channel Seven. But Baz calls Perth home and after his family, it’s his greatest passion. His energy and cheeky personality burst out of the radio every Monday-Friday from 5am. Breakfast with Steve Mills and Basil Zempilas, it’s Perth’s most entertaining breakfast show and it’s home to Perth’s most talked about radio segment, The Rumour File.
If it's happening in Perth, Gareth Parker has it covered. With all the latest breaking news, best interviews, analysis and opinion, the Morning Program has Perth talking. Gareth is one of WA's leading journalists, news breakers, commentators and columnists. After 13 years at The West Australian newspaper, the past seven covering WA politics, Gareth brings his razor sharp analysis to 6PR, using his contacts to break news and score the big interviews on all the important issues that matter to the people of Perth. Fearless and fair, Gareth takes on the big talking points to inform and entertain.
Simon Beaumont gives you all the news you can use in the afternoon. It’s good fun for people who love listening to the radio. His take on all the local, national and international issues ranges from satirical and humorous to serious, as part of a show filled with quirks and information. The show is driven by talkback calls and features sensational regular segments to keep the listeners entertained and informed. Simon has been involved with the media since 2001 as a Producer, Radio Presenter and MC at functions and events. After a couple of media stints at the Sydney and Athens Olympics, Simon has been prominent at large scale sporting events like fun runs, triathlons and swim events. He has worked in coterie rooms at the West Coast Eagles home games for the last 7 years and is the ground caller at the Furnace for the Perth Scorchers in the BBL. Most of all, Simon loves that sense of discovering new ideas and information that only live radio can provide. He is respected in his field and well connected to the issues that make Perth and Western Australia a great place to live. He plays in a small, inexpensive cover band “The Good Things” and tries to get a swim or a jog in each day. Some nights, there are 7 kids staying at his house.
Perth LIVE with Oliver Peterson provides you with everything you need for your run home. If it happens in Perth you will hear it on Perth LIVE. Keeping you right up to date bringing you breaking news stories, sport and business with interviews with our decision makers. Oliver is a respected and award winning journalist working as a senior reporter for Channel Nine News and A Current Affair covering some of the state's and South East Asia's major stories and scandals. Oliver's media career began almost a decade ago at 6PR's Sydney sister station 2UE before he made the move West with his now wife Amy in 2010 to join the ABC.
Sportsday delivers all the latest sports news, views and interviews. Hosted by the irrepressible former West Coast Eagle Premiership player Karl Langdon alongside four time Ross Glendinning Medallist and former Fremantle Docker Paul Hasleby. Sportsday is an informed and incisive look at all sport, all the time. From the play makers to the game changers, from the athletes to the coaches – if it’s happening in sport, you’ll hear it on Sportsday, between 6 and 8pm.
After dark, you’ll find no other programme exclusively focused on the Perth audience. Chris Ilsley is a Western Australian with his finger on the Pulse of Perth. People seeking a laugh, entertainment and information relevant to them and their city tune in. When news breaks in Perth at night, you’ll hear it first on Perth Tonight. Chris Ilsley has been doing radio virtually all his working life. Today he presents our only live and local radio programme in the Perth market. Chris is a keen golfer who also brings his sense of humour and his unique Western Australian perspective on the world to the Perth radio audience.
Overnights with Jon Lewis, connects you to a world of news, fun and good company. Jon is Western Australian born and bred here in Perth. Each week-night, right through until the sun comes up, Jon and the family of callers, cover everything from local politics, world events and amazing stories! Jon also throws in his 'special style' of whimsical disposable comedy. If it's happening right now, it's happening on the air! Come on and get a little closer to the radio and enjoy the night time, Overnights with Jon Lewis.
Weekend overnights with veteran journalist Tony Serve is our callers’ time to shine. There’s the comfort of regular voices, a warm welcome for new callers, live breaking news of the world, music and comedy. You can also make Tony feel useful! If you’re not on the internet you can call in and ask him to look up & share information & resources. Nothing is off limits with overnighters, but fake news and bad attitude are given no oxygen. Overnighters… the voice of Perth.
Besides being an AFL Premiership player, co-host of Sportsday, and AFL Footy commentator, Karl Langdon is also a very keen fisherman. Often out and about way before dawn with his mates and spending many holidays chasing the big one. Karl talks fishing from 5am every Saturday morning. You’ll hear where they are biting, and where they are not. Plus get the latest weather information live from the Bureau of meteorology and handy tips from the experts.
Everybody loves the weekend, so stay informed and entertained with The Weekend on 6PR. Join Michaela Carr and special guests for a variety of different segments, interviews and special guests. SATURDAY 6:00am-8:00am - Gardening with Sue McDougall 8:00am-9:00am - Life & Technology with Charlie Brown 9:00am-11:00 - Front & Centre with Brad Hardie and Kim Hagdorn 11:00am-1:00pm - The Weekend with Michaela Carr SUNDAY 6:00am-8:00am - Gardening with Sue McDougall 8:00am-9:00am - The House of Wellness with Jo Stanley, Zoe Bingley-Pullen, Gerald Quigley and Sally Obermeder 9:00am-1:00pm - The Weekend with Michaela Carr
Catch-up with what’s happening around Perth this weekend with Tim Gossage
Join Adam Papalia and special guests for all the latest sport news and results from the weekend, plus in-depth interviews with the big names in Sport.