Image of Kristy Warner and her trophy ACRA Best News Presenter - Metro FM winner Kristy Warner with her trophy

Oct 19 2011

The 2011 Australian Commercial Radio Awards were held on Saturday night on the Gold Coast and with 24 of the finalists having passed through AFTRS Radio's doors and seven of those picking up gold congratulations are in order to the following radio people"

  • BEST NEWCOMER ON-AIR - COUNTRY: Stephen Cenatiempo; 2HC, Coffs Harbour NSW, Super Radio Network
  • BEST NEWS PRESENTER - METRO FM: Kristy Warner; Nova 969, Sydney NSW, DMG Radio Australia
  • BEST MUSIC DIRECTOR - METROPOLITAN: Alex Abela; 2Day FM, Sydney NSW, Southern Cross Austereo
  • BEST PROGRAM DIRECTOR - COUNTRY: Jacqui Pfeffer; Power FM, Muswellbrook NSW, Grant Broadcasters
  • BEST PROGRAM DIRECTOR - PROVINCIAL: Mark Hyland; Bay FM, Geelong VIC, Grant Broadcasters
  • BEST MUSIC SPECIAL - PROVINCIAL: Goodbye Powderfinger; Kyal Rose and Gina Ankerson, Hot FM, Bunbury WA, Southern Cross Austereo
  • BEST PROMOTIONS DIRECTOR - METROPOLITAN: Dee Curtis; Nova 106.9, Brisbane QLD, DMG Radio Australia


The Australian Film Television and Radio School would like to acknowledge the Traditional Owners, the Bidjigal people and Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, on whose land we meet, work, study and teach. We pay our respects to Elders past and present, and extend our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from all nations of this land.