2NURFM is a Community radio Station and many of our presenters share their own collections on air.


Specialist Music

2NURFM is a community radio station and many of our presenters share their own collections on air.

There's classical, jazz, blues, country, folk, punk rock, and brass.

Hunter Rostrum

Sunday 6.00pm - 7.30pm

Ray Hugo presents a weekly program of mostly classical music, recorded at venues around the Hunter region.


Thanks to Ray and everyone involved with creating the music, the 1000th edition of the program went to air on 4 January, 2015.

Local Performance

2NURFM provides a forum for local artists to reach audiences not only in the Hunter, but right around Australia and the world.

Excellent Venues

As a faculty of The University of Newcastle, the Conservatorium fosters music teaching and performance. In its Concert Hall, regarded as one of the finest in the country, Newcastle audiences enjoy recitals by students, and eminent local artists.

Broadcast Calendar


Broadcast performance
January 4 SONGS FROM AROUND THE WORLD featuring Newcastle's CHOIR V QUARTET led by SAMANTHA COBCROFT together with Anthea Harrington (soprano), James Bonnefin (tenor), Geoff Hicks (bass), Sylvia Colegrove (violin), Paula Scott (cello), and Vincent Parmeter (continuo)
January 11 AN EVENING WITH THE NEWCASTLE CONSERVATORIUM SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA as they perform Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Elgar's Allegro for Strings, Chabrier's EspaƱa Rhapsody and Elgar's, Enigma Variations
January 18 VIOLIN AND PIANO RECITAL by ANTHONY MARWOOD and ALEKSANDAR MADZAR featuring works by Beethoven, Debussy and Schubert
January 25 AUSTRALIAN MUSIC performed by Conservatorium Staff and Students, Chamber Choir and Wind Orchestra. Each work will depict some aspect of the Australian Landscape as visualised by composers, Colin Bright, Ross Edwards, Dan Walker, Richard Vella, Iain Grandage and Percy Grainger