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  • John Chandler on Memorable Moment Kristofferson version is a million times better. You feel like you are walking in his steps. No offence Johnny. more
  • Eddie Hcakett on You Raise Me Up what a brilliant song sung by a great singer more
  • Lynette on Homemade Treats for Cats and Dogs How about a treat for cats?Our pussy is so fussy he won't eat anything one day and the next day he loves it. And vice versa more
  • Steve on Roy Orbison's Mystery Girl could have gone to see him at Festival Hall . Thought the tickets cost too much $6 ... Big mistake more
  • Greg Harding on Roy Orbison's Mystery Girl I saw Roy Orbison when he came to Australia way back in 1973-ish. He played in Darwin, and I was one of the many Police who ... more
  • Merrilyn Millen on Guess the Magic Secret Sound! Hi-Is there clues for the recent secret sound or is there somewhere to look up on the internet of who has tried guessing it ... more
  • Carol on You Raise Me Up Beautiful Song sung by a Beautiful Man , Lovely in every way , xxx more
  • lnes on You Raise Me Up Daniel O,Donnells version of You Raise Me Up,is so moving and true to life, that it gives me goose bumps all over, more
  • Stan Miller on You Raise Me Up Quite a pleasant rendition, but I prefer Aled Jones' Version more
  • Kate on You Raise Me Up A lovely rendition of a beautiful song ~ perfect choice for Mother's Day. more
  • Doreen Weinman on You Raise Me Up You Raise Me Up fantastic choice of song for Mother's Day. Always listen to Magic 1278. My mother passed away 5/1/09 and ... more
  • Alan Day on Quick Quiz - May 7 The Victoria Police uniform is salute blue not black. Been on nightshift so I didn't here if anyone notified you.Keep up the ... more
  • Steve Campbell on Wacky Facts - May 7 Spoke on air with Kevin about this, and to be fair to Kevin, now I have seen the photo, of course the answer is twice a day ... more
  • val skeen on You Raise Me Up Great to have our favourite Irish singer on Magic u tube. went to his recent concert in Melbourne and was lucky enough to ... more
  • Monica Smith on You Raise Me Up 1278 is the very best radio station. it is on every day in our household, we don't even consider putting any other station ... more
  • Anne Banks on You Raise Me Up I absolutely love this song.However I have to admit I really prefer the' Westlife' version although Daniel O'Donnell has a ... more
  • Carmel Mullen on You Raise Me Up Thank you so much for this beautiful song. It was great to hear it again. more
  • Graham Price on You Raise Me Up Very pleasant, but prefer Martin Hurkens, the new "star" from the Netherlands. A far more potent and emotive voice. ... more
  • Frances Dingle on Downtown Abbey is back! Oh what a splendid time we had .Thank you magic for looking after us so well. more
  • David on Downtown Abbey is back! I m so glad everyone who won tickets to Downton Abbey, at the Rivoli Cinema, had a terrific time.What a prize to win, and ... more

Wacky Facts - January 24

Posted by: Magic 1278 | 24 January, 2013 - 1:39 PM
Jumbo Stay

Have some early morning fun with Kevin and Jane's Wacky Facts.

It's an easy way to win on Magic 1278 Breakfast. We give you a Wacky Fact and you try to make some sense of it!

Just by playing you're off to the Pancake Parlour with either a voucher for $100 or $25. Lovely!

If you’re planning a European holiday this year, you might like to book a room in what is surely one of the world’s most unusual hotels:

Just out of Stockholm, the capital of Sweden, you can spend the night in a specially converted:

(a) Sewage plant

(b) Jumbo jet

(c) Radio station


Answer:

(b) Jumbo jet!! The Jumbo Stay Hostel and Hotel is located at Arlanda Airport. Its owner snapped up a retired 747 jumbo jet and created 25 rooms and a café inside. There are luxury double suites in the cockpit and down the back in the “black box” area, and the other dormitories are a little less spacious and have a shared bathroom.

If you’d like to have a look around it, visit the Jumbo Stay website

For previous Wacky Facts, click here 


5:30 to 9:00am: Breakfast

Magic 1278 Breakfast duo - Kevin John and Jane Holmes

Get out of bed (or just lie in) with Kevin John and Jane Holmes. Great music, good clean fun and entertainment, plus regular news, weather and traffic, all the info you need to start your day. Listen closely, and you may hear yourself.

 

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