i98FM has announced former Home and Away star Christie Hayes is joining Marty Haynes and Ryan Cram on breakfast radio from January 16.
Hayes replaces Fairlie Hamilton for what will become known as the Marty, Christie and Crammy Breakfast Show. Hamilton is moving to afternoons and will be on air between 1pm and 4pm.
Hayes is originally from the Illawarra and spent seven years on Home and Away as Kirsty Sutherland. She is the mother of two young boys and during her acting career was voted “Youth Ambassador for Australia” and nominated for a TV Week Logie award.
Hayes has also worked on more than 40 short films and appearanced on MTV, Blue Water High and the ABC series Devils Dust. She is also a contributing writer for Mamamia and been featured in opinion segments for The Morning Show and The Daily Edition.
i98FM content director Tony Aldridge said it was her first radio gig.