Dunleavy takes up 3AW afternoon hostingBy Jonas Lopez in Media News on Tuesday, 07th January 2020 at 3:40pm
Dee Dee Dunleavy is hitting the afternoon circuit at Nine Radio’s 3AW, starting 13 January.
She moves into the slot as incumbent host Denis Walter is set up for the 3AW Nights show, which Nine is no longer syndicating from Sydney.
It will also put her long-time radio partner, Peter “Grubby” Stubbs, on the market for a new co-host on The Weekend Break, but they will do a weekly catchup on the afternoon show. They have been working together since their days at FOX FM mornings back in the 1980s.
"He's my best friend. We talk on the phone every other day. It'll stay that way. He's right behind me and comfortable with everything. Telling him I'd been offered the Afternoons gig was a big deal and it meant a lot to me that he was happy. He was like a mother bird pushing me out the nest," said Dunleavy of Stubbs.
Follow Dunleavy on Twitter @DeeDeeDunleavy.
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