Before 4ZZ could start broadcasting in 1975, a transmitter was ordered from the U.S. But after it was lost on the dock in New York, 4ZZ's chief engineer at the time Ross Dannecker built the station's first transmitter.
Proposed Bali alcohol ban may impact Australian visits
Indonesia Institute president Ross Taylor said, “legislation proposed by two Islamic parties banning the consumption of all beverages containing more than 1% alcohol is considered more of a worry [than the fate of the Bali Nine drug smugglers], and could become law as early as the end of this year, if backed by President Joko Widodo.
Also of concern is a review of foreign property ownership.
The number of Australians visiting Bali over the past two months was up 16.7% over the same period last year, with more Australians arriving than any other nationality.