Thu 31 Jul 2014

Thank you to everyone who showed PBS that you’re just as mad for music as we are during this year’s Radio Festival! Our hearts were warmed by the many thousands of people who took the plunge and made a commitment to the station and so it’s with great pleasure we return that love with the announcement of the major prize winners.

Read on for the 2014 winners of the Radio Festival major and daily prizes!

Main First Prize - Classic red Vespa PX-150 scooter
This very hip machine comes to PBS from our great friends at Peter Stevens Motorcycles.
One PBS member will be riding this very cool, but environmentally friendly machine around Melbourne.

Main First Prize Winner – FRANCA from Glenroy, Passionate member of FLIGHT 1067 TO AFRICA

Main Second Prize - Audiophile hi-fi system
Our second major prize this year is an Audiophile hi-fi system. Amber SE 10 speakers (in black), an audiophile 100 W stereo amplifier with AM/FM tuner, audiophile 192K CD player, and high quality speaker and CD cabling thanks to Audiophile Hi Fi

Main Second Prize Winner - LEO from Abbotsford, Proud member of ACID COUNTRY

Main Third Prize - 101 PBS Feature Records from the last 12 months

Every week of every year PBS offers members the chance to win copies of the very latest, and coolest CDs. For Radio Festival this year one lucky member is going to win a pack of all 101 of those CDs.

Main Third Prize Winner - ADRIANA from Parkdale, Passionate member of MIXING UP THE MEDICINE

Band Prize

Bands and musicians are the lifeblood of this radio station. One of those bands or performers will get Three weekday rehearsals in a large room and a full day recording with an engineer at Bakehouse Studios, EP mastering by Adam Dempsey at Jack the Bear Deluxe Mastering and AV/PA hire from Samurai AV.

Band Prize Winner - THE GREENMATICS, Performer member of THE ART OF BLEEP

Junior Prize

An Early Rider Spherovelo Juno balance bike from Wooden and vouchers to fuel the imagination from GH Music and Mind Games.

Junior Prize Winner - LEO from Preston, Junior member of THE MIX TAPE

Business Prize

This year we’ve had all sorts of businesses from all over Melbourne become members of PBS. One of those businesses will win a tailored PBS Business sponsorship package including on air, on line and in print.

Business Prize Winner - SRK Electronics of Hawthorn (Simon), Business Patron of SOUL TIME

Pets Prize
One of our pet members this year has won a commissioned pet portrait by local artist Brenda Walsh

Pets Prize Winner - Wattlebank Dustygirl the Chocolate Labrador, member of BLUE JUICE

Friend for Decade and Friend for Life Prize
PBS is extremely grateful to members who have made a commitment for a decade and in some cases a membership commitment for life. Our Friends for a Decade and Friends for Life had the chance to win a bike from Allegro Bikes.

Winner - SANDRA from Camberwell, Friend for a Decade of Fresh Produce

Daily Prize Winners
Tuesday, 13th May - ADRIAN from Pascoe Vale South – Proud member of JUKE JOINT
Wednesday, 14th May - AMY from Ballarat – Proud member of THE BREAKFAST SPREAD
Thursday, 15th May - KATIE from Thornbury – Proud member of BOSS ACTION
Friday, 16th May - PETER from Cheltenham – Passionate member to JUNGLE FEVER
Saturday, 17th May - JESS from Montmorency – Passionate member of FAR SIDE VIRTUAL
Sunday, 18th May - GLENN from Reservoir – Passionate member to THE GOSPEL SHOW
Monday, 19th May - FEE B-SQUARED from Brunswick East – Proud member to THE BREAKFAST SPREAD
Tuesday, 20st May - WADE from Ferntree Gully – Passionate member to MIXING UP THE
Wednesday, 21nd May - PAULY from Kensington – Proud member to ZERO SUM
Thursday, 22rd May - NATHAN from Parkville – Passionate member to ACID
Friday, 23th May - KINGI from Fitzroy North – Junior member to BREAK THE CHAIN
Saturday, 24th May - BRUCE THE WALRUS from Port Melbourne – Passionate member to BABYLON BURNING
Sunday, 25th May - KIPPER THE DOG from Abbotsford – Proud member to BLUE JUICE Web resize.jpg