Community Access Media Alliance is the national body for the 12 independently-owned access media stations across Aotearoa. Our vision is for all people to have a space in the media.

For Content-Makers

Wanting to be a broadcaster, radio host, content-creator, programme-maker, show-maker, or podcaster? Our 12 stations can help you make your own media. On-air or online, radio is a simple and inexpensive way to talk to your community-of-interest in any language.

Reach your audience

Whether you’re a government entity, NGO, non-profit, company, or organisation, we can help you tailor your messages to speak directly and authentically to your target audience – in their language.

Latest News

New name & studio for Radio Hawke’s Bay

Radio Kidnappers has rebranded to Radio Hawke's Bay and moved into their new premises.

Duo breaks two world records via Arrow FM and Wairarapa TV

Wairarapa MP Kieran McAnulty and Greytown resident Sam Rossiter-Stead have broken two world records via Wairarapa's Arrow FM and Wairarapa Television.

CAMA newsletter: July 2022

In the July newsletter we share news from the sector, vacancies, community notices, new programmes, and more!

Our latest podcasts

06-12-2022 17:00
That's The Ticket - The Lyon Sisters 06-12-2022

Free FM

An iconic duo joins Hannah Mooney on That’s the Ticket this week and we’re not Lyon! Ruby and Gwen Lyon swept in ahead of their upcoming home-town concert.

06-12-2022 17:00
Wha Whanau - Dec 06 2022

Fresh FM

Tiaki Sharp presents Wha Whanau, a show about four families... Maori, Pacifica, Q Communities and Youth.

06-12-2022 17:00
The Jockey Club - The Jockey Club Episode 23 B B Hong Long Play

Plains FM 96.9

Too tall, too heavy, too old to become a jockey in Korea, BB Hong leaves Seoul in search of his racing dream.

06-12-2022 16:45
Sathsara Rāwa - 30-11-2022 - 40

Otago Access Radio

This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz

06-12-2022 16:30
Ta Talanoa 06-12-2022 Reflecting Back

Access Radio Taranaki

Ia faataua a tatou Talatalanoaga. This is an excellent time to reflect on how far we've come through many challenges and changes this year.

06-12-2022 16:30
Oral Histories of South Taranaki 06-12-2022 Arthur Harvey Gibbs

Access Radio Taranaki

A collection of recordings by local people talking about life growing up in the South Taranaki District.

06-12-2022 16:30
Josh's Broadcasts 06-12-2022 Christmas Special

Access Radio Taranaki

Josh and Jasper play the game and get ready for Christmas.

06-12-2022 16:15
Talking About Seeing 05-12-2022 Audio Described Gardens

Access Radio Taranaki

Robin Martin (RNZ) shares some audio with us from the Audio Described Gardens for the visually impaired, which was part of the Garden Festival 2022. Then we hear from Lance, Halina, and Bev about how they found the tour, and the future of audio descriptions in the community.

06-12-2022 16:15
Me And My Mates 05-12-2022 Sharing is Caring

Access Radio Taranaki

Brendan and Tarryn talk about how to help others this holiday season.

06-12-2022 16:15
The Catholic Couch 05-12-2022 Green Bin

Access Radio Taranaki

Join Elliana, Rain, and Martha on the couch. Elli and Martha chat about advent, life, Taonga Puoro, and Green Bin.

06-12-2022 16:10
My Wavelength - 06-12-2022

Arrow FM

This week we will be showcasing artists you may not have heard or that need a little bit more recognition and time in the limelight. Tune in to see what we are playing today! Free range tracks from an extensive collection.

06-12-2022 16:00
Two for Jazz-06-12-2022 Feat Bobby Darin- Rodger Fox Big Band and more

Radio Hawkes Bay

Twin Spin jazz with a theme that links the two tracks together

06-12-2022 15:52
Faka'amanaki - 6 Dec 2022

Plains FM 96.9

Music and conversation for the Tongan community

06-12-2022 15:00
Manawatu Conversations 06-12-2022 - Episode 238 - John Hornblow part 2 of 2

Manawatu Peoples Radio

All Saints Church after the fire. Earthquake strengthening issues. Considerations with the Square, alcohol ban, events. Wide streets and tree planting. Walking trails and wind farms around Palmerston North. Mountain biking tracks. Growth of PN. The Esplanade railway. Wildbase. Cherry blossoms in the Esplanade. Lack of bridges.

06-12-2022 14:00
Stories From Our Past with Anna Soutar from the HB Knowledge Bank-06-12-2022

Radio Hawkes Bay

Stories of life in Hawkes Bay

06-12-2022 13:57
No Labels NZ-06-12-2022

Access Radio Wellington

06-12-2022 13:50
Aakashwani Bharat Bhavan -05-12-2022

Access Radio Wellington

06-12-2022 13:00
Property Matters 06-12-2022 - Episode 195

Manawatu Peoples Radio

In this show Greg updates on the new subdivision in Palmerston North, comments on the market and OCR. Also, he asks the question: Would you buy an ex-gang house? Tenants returned and splashed paint through their former rental - What was the outcome at Tenancy Tribunal?

06-12-2022 13:00
Kapiti Practioner- the shoulders and neck

Radio Hawkes Bay

06-12-2022 13:00
Heiko talks to Jason Bei - Kapiti Practioner- long covid

Radio Hawkes Bay

06-12-2022 13:00
Heiko talks to Jason Bei - Kapiti Practioner

Radio Hawkes Bay

06-12-2022 12:30
21 Years of ENM - 05-12-2022 Episode 24 - KCC

Manawatu Peoples Radio

A radio show and podcast which celebrates Environment Network Manawatū and the many organisations it supports, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the support of New Zealand On Air.

06-12-2022 12:30
Be The One-17-11-2022 - Dress for Sucess

Radio Hawkes Bay

This progamme highlights opportunities to get involved in the volunteering sector in Hawkes Bay

06-12-2022 12:30
Be The One-30-11-2022 - Made for Life

Radio Hawkes Bay

This progamme highlights opportunities to get involved in the volunteering sector in Hawkes Bay

06-12-2022 12:00
Manawatū Spotlight - 06-12-2022 - Episode 283 - Upcoming events

Manawatu Peoples Radio

An interview looking at an interesting person, group, or service in the Manawatū, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the support of New Zealand On Air.

06-12-2022 12:00
Bookenz - Kathy Paterson and Jessica Kany

Plains FM 96.9

Interviews with NZ writers and poets, visiting authors from around the world and news of local events

06-12-2022 11:30
Live Wires - 06-12-2022

Arrow FM

Live Wires fizzes, pops and crackles with youthful talent and enthusiasm. Students present their own variety programmes live from the classroom.

06-12-2022 11:15
Tama Niue Plus - 06-12-2022

Free FM

Tama Niue Plus encourages and supports strong traditional Polynesian culture, and is a connection between local Nuieans and their home - The Rock Of Polynesia.

06-12-2022 11:00
Being Real Parents - Our favourite books + a giveway!

Plains FM 96.9

This week we’re talking all things books! We've done some intense market research, (ie, talked with our kids), and discovered their favourite reads over the years (plus ours too). We also discover some pretty interesting facts about why it's good for kids to read and why we should read with our kids; we discover books which support emotional literacy, and we recommend some of the books our kids especially know and love. Plus, to round off the chat, we announce details of our first ever giveway!

06-12-2022 10:30
Total Wellbeing NZ - Dec 06 2022 - What is Neuroplasticity?

Fresh FM

Thomas Spring explains Neuroplasticity.

06-12-2022 09:00
Flatting Today 06-12-2022 - Family/domestic violence regulations

Manawatu Peoples Radio

A show from the Manawatū Tenants' Union looking at housing and rental issues, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the support of New Zealand On Air.

06-12-2022 09:00
The Arinality - E92 - Nafisah's Story on Networking Culture

Otago Access Radio

On the ninety-second episode, Nafisah Abdul Razak joins the show to share her unique cultural experiences as a Malaysian growing up in Aotearoa, volunteering at Sunday School and networking and job hunting culture in New Zealand for University students. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - oar.org.nz

06-12-2022 08:00
What's Up With That? - What's up with unions?

Plains FM 96.9

In this episode, Barry Hughes, lecturer at the University of Auckland, joins the show to talk about unions, their role in the community and the latest events surrounding tertiary education workers' claims for a pay rise.

06-12-2022 08:00
This Is Who We Are - Yoga- Beyond the Breath

Plains FM 96.9

Today Tina talks with Freda Wells on the power of reflection in finding the gems in our inner and outer world

06-12-2022 07:53
The Lymph Info Show-06-12-2022 The Lymph Info Show- Getting through summer with an edema

Radio Hawkes Bay

Improving patient’s lives through education and awareness about lymphoedema.

06-12-2022 07:00
Lorraine in Spain-06-12-2022

Radio Southland

Join expat Southlander Lorraine for her latest European news report!

06-12-2022 07:00
Sounds of Southland - 06-12-2022

Radio Southland

This week, 5 things to consider when EQ'ing a room. The action packed weekend that's just been. And a few rants on audio. All that and so much more packed into this week's show.

06-12-2022 07:00
Community News-06-12-2022

Radio Southland

Stay updated on the events, happenings, and services that are available in our local Southland community!

05-12-2022 22:00
The Outer Limit Frequency - What is Jazz - 05-12-2022

Free FM

What is Jazz. An in-depth and critical exploration of some of music's greatest oddballs, visionaries and cult heroes.

05-12-2022 21:00
Wellness and Wellbeing-05-12-2022

Access Radio Wellington

05-12-2022 21:00
Sayranan Bisaya – 05-12-2022

Free FM

Pre-employment discrim, death wills and trust, Anananggal, 2 contracts and corruption

05-12-2022 21:00
The Roots of Rock Episode 231 - 05-12-2022 - Delmark, Alligator, Blind Pig compilations. New Bridget Kelly Band

Manawatu Peoples Radio

Two hours of the blues with Sian Weggery, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.

05-12-2022 21:00
Namasthe Telugu - 05-12-2022 - 322

Otago Access Radio

This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz

05-12-2022 21:00
Earthwise - Philip Weiss, founder and senior editor of the website Mondoweiss.net

Plains FM 96.9

Philip Weiss, founder and senior editor of the website Mondoweiss.net discusses reactions to the power in the new Israeli government, of the right-wing Religious Zionism Party.

05-12-2022 20:30
Ula Su'i Fefiloi-05-12-2022

Access Radio Wellington

05-12-2022 20:30
Arasan FM – அரசன் FM Otago - 05-12-2022 - Episode 70 - Anbudan Otago RJ Siva

Otago Access Radio

Episode 70 - Anbudan Otago RJ Siva This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - oar.org.nz

05-12-2022 20:30
Hohepa on Air - Christmas

Plains FM 96.9

Stories and events and music from the Hohepa community of Canterbury

05-12-2022 19:00
Waikato Chinese Voices - 05-12-2022

Free FM

Waikato Chinese Voices is your source of culture and information for the region's Chinese speaking community. News and current affairs, discussions, immigration policy, life hacks and music, plus local Chinese community events.

05-12-2022 19:00
Jazz and Blues with John - Episode 111

Plains FM 96.9

jazz and blues music

05-12-2022 18:00
Community Zone - Arts and Theatre -05-12-2022

Access Radio Wellington

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