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Address: 3 Byfield St, Macquarie Park NSW 2113, Australia
Owned by: ARN
- Aug 15: Podcast spend in Australia for Q2/23 was up by 64% year-on-year, according to ARN's iHeartRadio Australia and Magellan AI. The top 3 advertisers were health insurance company NIB, McDonald's, and Amazon.
- Nov 6, 2020: iHeartRadio Australia, which is run by ARN, is to have a "complete strategic overhaul". "Part of my role here is to make sure that we don’t lose focus and get distracted by new, shiny toys," says ARN's Content Director, Duncan Campbell.
- Sep 20, 2018: iHeartRadio Australia is celebrating its fifth birthday. It claims Australia's largest podcast library. The brand is run by ARN in Australia (and similarly run by broadcast networks in Canada and New Zealand).
- Dec 1, 2017: iHeartRadio Australia is celebrating one million registered users. Their app claims to include the "largest podcasting library in Australia". The press release also claims "iHeartRadio continues to experience impressive growth in usage and engagement across the platform and in just three months have seen a 350% increase in streaming hours from iHeartRadio’s integration into Google Home."
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