Amplify your love
2024 Radiothon 1-31 May


From 1-31 May we celebrate the importance of 3MBS and community radio and ask all our listeners to support the station by subscribing and donating. Our theme this year is Amplify your love: inspire others and if you’re already a 3MBS subscriber, we hope you’ll inspire others to get on board by becoming a 3MBS subscriber for the first time—they’ll have a staggering three chances to win something from our fabulous prizes!


When you subscribe during Radiothon, you’ll automatically enter the draw to win the marvellous Radiothon prizes on offer but there are also many more benefits to being a 3MBS subscriber, including:

  • a copy of our On Air subscriber magazine delivered to your mailbox or inbox each month of the year

  • a complimentary three-month digital subscription to Limelight

  • the chance to enter online and on-air subscriber giveaways

  • a 3MBS bumper sticker

  • discounts to 3MBS events

  • invitations to exclusive 3MBS subscriber events

  • discounts to local arts organisations and businesses

  • the knowledge that your support is why we’re on air!


As always, we have a wonderful array of prizes from fabulous arts organisations and businesses to be won across Radiothon. Every subscription during Radiothon will enter the draw to win one of the daily prize packs as well as one of the major prizes.

The year’s major prizes include:

  • an exclusive musical long-weekend in Sydney for two courtesy of Hayllar Music Tours, featuring three thrilling performances at the Sydney Opera House, fine dining and 5-star accommodation (valued at $7,990)

  • a brand-new model of the Celviano range of digital pianos, the luxurious AP-550, thanks to Casio and House of Pianos (valued at $3,399)

  • a private house concert by one of Melbourne’s most loved chamber music ensembles, Flinders Quartet (valued at $5,000)

  • unlimited movies for three months with a Silver Pass from Cinema Nova (valued at $2,000)

  • an indulgent escape package from The Trawool Estate in the Goulburn Valley including two nights’ accommodation in their lavish Grand Suite, plus breakfast, lunch and dinner in their award-winning restaurants, and more (valued at $2,000+)

Every new 3MBS subscriber during Radiothon will also go into the draw to win one of our new subscriber prizes so please inspire others to become a 3MBS subscriber for the first time—that’s three chances to win something fabulous!


This Radiothon, we’re excited to introduce our first 3MBS Pet Subscription. Subscribe your pet to 3MBS and they’ll go into the draw to win one of the special pet prizes.



This year’s Radiothon centres around the theme of art and music and we’re delighted to announce a new partnership with Justin Art House Museum to present a unique series—Shaping Soundscapes—on 25 May and there are discounted tickets available for 3MBS subscribers.

We also launch a new 3MBS Art Competition this Radiothon, where we’re asking you to submit an artwork representation of your favourite 3MBS program, presenter or piece of music. We’ll be posting these on social media throughout the month and each submission will enter the draw to win one of the special art-themed prizes (yes, another chance to win!).