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".
World-first veterans' mental health study launches in Brisbane
RSL Queensland and the Gallipoli Medical Research Foundation have united to initiate Australia’s largest clinical research project to better understand the mental health challenges contemporary veterans face and provide a pathway for recovery.
Medical researcher Miriam Dwyer says the major issue is not just Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder but reintegration back into civilian life.