Newspaper article The Northern Star (Lismore, Australia)

Sydney Radio Celeb Wants Beef Week Crown

Newspaper article The Northern Star (Lismore, Australia)

Sydney Radio Celeb Wants Beef Week Crown

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Byline: REBECCA LOLLBACK rebecca.lollback@northernstar.com.au

CASINO'S Beef Week is a long way from the glamour of the Sydney radio scene.

But popular 2DayFM breakfast host Maz Compton is preparing to ditch the microphone and don her cowboy boots - she's been accepted as a wild card in the Beef Week Queen competition.

It's not the first time she's had a shot at the crown.

Maz entered in 2006, while working for MTV, but had a "disappointing" loss.

"It was a lot of fun ... entering again this year was not exactly my idea, but I happened to mention it on air one day, and my excellent producing team and co-host (Dan Debuf) took it from there," she said. When asked if she was excited or nervous, Maz said: "A little of both, in equal measures.

"Having entered before, I know it's taken very seriously. There is no mucking around when it comes to Beef Week.

"But I am in it to win it, that's for sure."

Maz has been making the most of her contacts at 2DayFM and getting advice from some famous friends. …

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