MIXX FM & 3CS are the stations that local people rely on for all their local, national & sport news, playing The Great South West’s best music from the artists that our under 40s and over 40 year old listeners know and love.
Based in Colac, 3CS and MIXX FM cover the heart of South Western Victoria, and the world famous Great Ocean Road. The city of Colac is located 75 kilometres west of Geelong. The surf coast tourist area attracts in excess of 1.1 million visitors annually.
The MIXX FM and 3CS coverage area extends north towards Ballarat and also takes in the towns of Skipton and Lismore. Other South-Western Victorian commerce centres such as Camperdown, Cobden and Port Campbell are also covered by the stations.
Colac has a very strong dairy cattle industry. It is principally and agricultural centre. Over a quarter of the workforce is on the land. The area also has a strong timber industry with a number of large timber mills operating in the area. Colac is also the home of Regal Creams (Bulla Diary Foods) and the Australian Lamb Company.