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Pirate Radio Hauraki 40 Years On: 1480 Club

Calling All 1480 Club Members How many 1480 Club Members are still out there? Why not register your number [if you can remember it!] and…

Marton Country Music Radio

Yeeha! Marton’s a real country town now! Colin Rowatt Marton has long claimed to be the Rangitikei town that offers “the best of rural life”….

Making Waves in Waipu

Teen making Waves By: Brigid Lynch – The Northern Advocate – 17.06.2006 At the tender age of 19, Ashley Worthy has his own caravan, cat,…

Kids on the Ridge FM

Ridge kids rule radio airwaves Anna Bowden – Wednesday, April 19, 2006 11:00 There’s a new radio station in town. It’s just for kids –…

Get into the Groove 107.7 FM

Celebrating over 75 Years of Popular Kiwi Radio JAZZ junkies are raving about a local radio station called Groove FM. They’re listening in the morning…

Early ZL3 Amateurs

A Guide to Amateur Radio Stations in Christchurch 1932 By David Ricquish ‘Wireless listening will have a bit of a run, like ping-pong, or put-and-take,…

From Hawkes Bay to Replay Radio (Forty-Four Years in Radio)

From Hawkes Bay to Replay Radio By David Lindsay I’m not at all sure what got me interested in radio. As a schoolboy I remember…

Voice of Samoa Christchurch

Voice of Samoa celebrates Christchurch milestone Caroline King The Samoan community will celebrate a milestone tomorrow with a party to mark the first birthday of…

Radio New Zealand Signs On

Radio New Zealand Shortwave Service in 1948 From Monday, September 27, listeners with shortwave receivers in many parts of the world will pick up new…

A Tale of Three Cities

A Tale of Three Cities By David Ricquish On July 1 1932, the NZ Radio Record published the first issue of a helpful guide to…

Blowhole FM Fights

Blowhole continues its battle for airwaves Anna Bowden A Bay radio station’s struggle is coming to an end after securing a commercial frequency. But as…