The National Radio Airplay Chart is compiled using AirCheck spins data from Thursday to Wednesday each week & is published every Thursday. It is the most immediate and accurate data of the past 7 days airplay from all 54 commercial radio stations in the top eight markets. The chart is also published every week on the radioinfo website. You will also find a number of AirCheck airplay charts on the Radio Today website.

AirCheck, with Australia's real-time airplay charts from radio & TV, also provides up to the minute data to The Music Network for compiling their airplay charts in their weekly publication. AirCheck are exclusive suppliers of airplay data for Mediabase, Radioinfo, Mediaweek, all major radio stations & record companies.

The Top Ten songs and commercials are compiled from monitoring all 54 commercial stations in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Adelaide, Perth, Central Coast, Newcastle & Geelong.

AClick the drop down menu for the most accurate and immediate snapshot of the Top Ten songs and commercials in every AirCheck market.

Spotlight on Sport Advertising

Did You Know?

The last two months have been jam-packed with sport including State of Origin, Wimbledon and The World Cup, so we’ve checked out the top sporting brands during this time.

SANFL was the most advertised sporting event with 787 instances across five stations. Rebel Sport was the most popular sporting goods store, with a 36% share of the Top 5, airing 2,209 ads on 15 stations.

The Australian Turf Club took out the top spot for sports clubs with all 724 instances airing on Sky Sports Radio.

AirCheck Client Services Executive, Riarne Gale said “Sport advertising on radio over the last two months has dramatically increased with almost 10,000 more sport ads in the last two months than the previous two.”

Taking a look in the Gambling category, Sportsbet aired the most ads with 6,047 spots in this time. Triple M Brisbane aired the most, accounting for 401 instances.

Did You Know? To create a similar report in AirCheck™, run an Ad Analysis report, select stations, dates, dayparts, check Top 10 Brands box and click GO.


'Did You Know' is based on commercial and song airplay data from radio and television stations in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Perth, Adelaide, Central Coast, Newcastle & Geelong.

'Did You Know' mentions Top 5, Top 10 or Top 20. This refers to the number of times a song or commercial (excluding "Credits/Sponsorships") played as stated, by single station or single market or multiple markets or ALL markets monitored. If the term 'Radio' is used, this means ALL radio stations monitored unless specific stations or markets are mentioned.