THE smoky stench assaulted the senses of disc jockeys and production
editors as they worked through the charred debris at the Hunter Street
home of Fraser Coast Community Radio.
Flame-stained computers and smoke-sprinkled CDs relayed a fiery tale from
10 nights ago.
An adjoining asbestos-ridden warehouse had gone up in flames in the dead
of night, leaving 107.5FM homeless and off the air.
Station volunteers surveyed the damage yesterday, among them president
"It's a sad way of finding out we were accepted in the community," said Mr
Jones, who has been with the radio station for almost all of its 16 years.
"What a mess," he recalled his first impressions after he was allowed to
re-enter the station's home of the last four years.
"The smoke and water damage was fairly horrific."
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