KIIS FM Melbourne announces the new co-host of the Jase & PJ show

KIIS FM Melbourne announces the new co-host of the Jase & PJ show
KIIS FM Melbourne announces the new co-host of the Jase & PJ show

KIIS 101.1 Melbourne will reveal the new co-host of its breakfast program tomorrow.

Polly 'PJ' Harding announced her resignation in March and should have left the show in June, but her tenure was extended while her co-anchor Jason 'Jase' Hawkins visited his dying father intestate.

PJ's replacement, widely rumoured to be Channel Nine presenter Lauren Phillips, will be confirmed during Friday's broadcast of Jase & PJ.

New line-up: KIIS FM Melbourne will announce the new co-host of the Jase & PJ breakfast show tomorrow, after the departure of Polly 'PJ' Harding (left, with Jason 'Jase' Hawkins)

New line-up: KIIS FM Melbourne will announce the new co-host of the Jase & PJ breakfast show tomorrow, after the departure of Polly 'PJ' Harding (left, with Jason 'Jase' Hawkins)

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'We're going on co-host Tinder, and we're going to try and find me a new work wife,' Jase said on Thursday. 

PJ broke down in tears as she announced her departure live on air on March 24.

She is returning to her native New Zealand after a 'challenging' year which saw her 'priorities change' after getting engaged. 

Resigning: PJ broke down in tears as she announced her departure live on air on March 24

Resigning: PJ broke down in tears as she announced her departure live on air on March 24

Jase, her co-host for the past six years, is not leaving the program.

KIIS 101.1 is yet to announce PJ's replacement, but reliable sources tell Daily Mail Australia they are hiring Lauren, who presents Jase & PJ's summer fill-in show.

PJ explained that being separated from her family and fiancé in New Zealand during the Covid-19 pandemic last year had taken a toll. 

Staying: PJ's co-host for the past six years, Jason Hawkins (pictured), will remain as co-host

Staying: PJ's co-host for the past six years, Jason Hawkins (pictured), will remain as co-host

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She got engaged in December to her long-term partner, known only as 'Beej', but hasn't been living with him because she works in Melbourne.

In addition to the pressure of a long-distance relationship, she lost her

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