4ZZZ launched its glorious tradition of counting down listeners' 100 favourite songs on New Year's Day 1977. More than 10 years later, 2JJJ in Sydney (which employed many ex-Zed staff) began conducting its own Hot 100. Because 4ZZZ held the rights to the name Hot 100, there was a little bit of legal biffo when TripleJ became a national broadcaster, so they changed the name of their survey to the "Hottest 100".
SA opposition attacks government's mental health plan
Opposition Health Spokesman Stephen Wade says the Government's new Transforming Health consultation paper, which failed to include provisions for mental health, demonstrated a lack of commitment to the problem.
Mr Wade says "until our mental system is working properly, South Australia's hospital system will not work properly.”