The 2022 Radio Festival Major Prize winners are: 

1st Prize -  Smart Painters from Mentone, Business Patrons of Fiesta Jazz

2nd Prize - Aamir from Yarraville, Passionate Member of Malt Shop Hop

3rd Prize - Yi Chao from Mount Waverly, Proud member of Flight 1067 to Africa

4th Prize – Marc from Sunshine, Passionate Member of Black Wax 

5th Prize – Larry the Landcruiser from Gruyere, Patron of Fiesta Jazz

Performer Prize - Margot Leighton and Tim Nikolsky, Performer Members of Jazz on Saturday

Junior Prize – Sebastian from Northcote, Junior member of Stardust 

Business Prize - Precise Pet Care, Business Patron of Switched On

Pet Prize – Cassy The Toy Cassowary from Northcote, Pet Member of Switched On

Friend for a Decade Prize - Carla from Pascoe Vale South, Friend For A Decade of Blue Juice

Friend for Life Prize – Julie from Blackburn, Friend For Life to Roots of Rhythm


Congratulations to all the winners and thank you to all our members for supporting PBS! 


Everyone who signed up during the PBS Radio Festival 2022 was in the draw to win these major prizes.


First Major Prize

A Vespa Primavera 125 i-GET scooter in Grigio Matera (Grey) with tan saddle trim, courtesy of Vespa Australia & Peter Stevens Motorcycles.

Comes with 2 years unlimited km warranty, 12 months registration and dealer handling charges.


Second Major Prize

A double pass to the 30th Meredith Music Festival, with private chartered vehicle transfer to and from the festival site1, luxury powered caravan in Bush Camp and a food, beverage and gift shoppe pack.

Photo by Ben Fletcher

1 – within 120km of the festival site


Third Major Prize

Guild F-250CE Deluxe Acoustic Guitar from Echo Tone.


Fourth Major Prize

Rega PLANAR 3 Turntable from HeyNow HiFi.


Fifth Major Prize

A year's worth of PBS feature albums.


Performer Prize

A handmade electric bass guitar with SKB case from Clingan Guitar Tone, valued at $2,200; Mastering of a single or EP by Adam Dempsey Mastering1; Photography package from Lucy Spartalis2; Tramway Hotel burger named in your honour3; Your album in gold, framed by Creative Framing4; Five cases of Mountain Goat beer; Brenniston National Standard Mobile and Tradie First Aid Kit.

1 – valid for 12 months from the date of the draw, and to the value of $660 inc GST (equal to up to a five track EP @ $120/track + GST). The prize claim may require unattended studio session and scheduling around urgent projects. PBS Member Discount (10%) still applies for any additional work.  // 2 – a 2 hour promo shoot OR two live performance/recording/rehearsal shoots, valued at $1200.  // 3 – valid for one month on menu.  // 4 – gold plated CD or vinyl album.


Junior Prize

1880 Ukulele Co. EU200S Soprano Ukulele from Lord Uke; Kids bike voucher My Ride Collingwood to the value of $350; Three Family Day Passes to Collingwood Children's Farm; Five half hour piano, guitar or singing lesson packages from the Michael Avery School of Music; Museums Victoria Household membership1; PBS merch pack including t-shirts, stickers, badges and more.

1 – valid for two adults and two children


Pet Prize

A year’s supply of natural, Australian made, plant and insect-based dog snacks from TBH Pets1; Pet portrait by We Are Family – unusual pet portraits.

1 – to the value of $1,000


Business Prize

Civic Outdoor digital billboard package1; Printing services from Snap Heidelberg2; Gravity Espresso online vouchers3; PBS business sponsorship package including on air, online and print options4.

1 – $4000 value, subject to availability.  // 2 – to the value of $1000.  // 3 – to the value of $500.  // 4 – valid for one year from date of the prize draw.


Friend For A Decade Prize

Avanti Giro F1 2022 flat bar commuting bike with an Ortlieb backroller classic pannier bag and rack, courtesy of My Ride Collingwood; Food and drink voucher for 'the incubator' - the Fixation Brewing Co. tasting room and brewery1; plus a copy of the '40 Years of PBS' book

1 – to the value of $500.


Friend For Life Prize

Cinema Nova Three-month Silver pass1; Museums Victoria Premium Duo membership; Double pass to Big Saturday at the Melbourne International Jazz Festival featuring Fat Freddy’s Drop and Emma Donovan and the Putbacks, The Bamboos and Harry James Angus’ new project; plus a copy of the '40 Years of PBS' book.

1 – the value of the 3-month Silver Pass is $2,000 and entitles the cardholder to 2 tickets to any film, excluding Saturdays after 6pm, Public Holidays, 3D titles or Special Events.


Full Terms and Conditions here.


Thanks to our 2022 Radio Festival Sponsors

Peter Stevens Vespa Civic Outdoor Meredith Music Festival My Ride Collingwood Mountain Goat Beer The Old Bar

Aesop The Boite Bulleen Art & Garden Cedar Fox Distilling Company Chapter Music Cinema Nova Clingan Guitars Creative Framing Darkon Lighting Echo Tone Fixation Brewing Gravity Coffee HeyNow HiFi Mount Avoca Michael Avery School of Music Museums Victoria Osteopathic Sense Lucy Spartalis Photography Remote Control Records Sass + Co. Snap Heidelberg Sonos TBH Pets