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.

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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.

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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

Radio Hawke’s Bay launches emergency broadcast app

Cyclone Gabrielle highlighted the importance of AM/FM radio to give people information during times of emergency.

CAMA newsletter: December 2023

In the December 2023 newsletter, we share news from the sector, community notices, featured programmes, and more!

Access media delighted to welcome new media and communications minister

CAMA is delighted to welcome new media and communications minister, Melissa Lee.

Our latest podcasts

02-03-2024 17:00
Jalsa Fiji Radio - Jalsa Holi talk and passing of the legendary ghazal singer Pankaj Udas

Plains FM 96.9

Masti and Music

02-03-2024 16:00
Sioux's Music Nation - AUTUMN'S OFFERINGS

Plains FM 96.9

New music with a touch of Americana and world flavour. This episode featuring - HURRAY FOR THE RIFF RAFF - LUKE TEMPLE - YARD ACT - - TAMSIN ELLIOTT & TAREK ELAZHARY - ABEL SELAOCOE & MANCHESTER COLLECTIVE & CHESABA

02-03-2024 14:30
Matthew's Favourites - 02-03-2024 - Country Number 1's

Radio Hawkes Bay

Matthew plays his favorite songs and keeps you up to date with what he has been doing with his week.

02-03-2024 14:00
Anything and Everything -02-03-2024 - High School

Radio Hawkes Bay

News and views with students from Hastings Intermediate

02-03-2024 14:00
Radio Active (Mosaic) - 02-03-2024 - Tania - Eve and Paula

Radio Hawkes Bay

The Mosaic Students share stories, what they've been up to and some great songs with us each week

02-03-2024 13:54
We Are One - 02-03-2024

Arrow FM

A peaceful society for all.

02-03-2024 13:30
Library Mix - 02-03-2024 - Something Old, New, Borrowed and Blues

Otago Access Radio

Something Old, New, Borrowed and Blues. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin www.oar.org.nz

02-03-2024 13:26
60s Nostalgia - 02-03-2024

Arrow FM

This week I'll mark some milestones for 60s artists, hopefully have some requests and blast out some favourites of the greatest decade of music ever. Travel back to the greatest decade of music ever. Songs you haven't heard for a while or maybe never before. Tune in and be surprised.

02-03-2024 13:02
Friday Night Blues - 02-03-2024

Arrow FM

This week another great mixture of this great form of music known as the blues----some old, some new and everything in-between. Discover the only local show dedicated to the wonderful world of blues; from old to new, slow to fast.

02-03-2024 13:00
YAW! (Young Adult Wardini Book Club) - 02-03-2024 - Billie Eilish meets the killer butterfly apocalypse

Radio Hawkes Bay

Keeping teenagers reading and introducing anyone that stands still long enough to the fabulous world of YA books!

02-03-2024 12:41
Samoan Community Radio - 01-03-2024

Arrow FM

News, music and topical discussion from the Samoan community.

02-03-2024 12:30
Comedy Corner-02-03-2024

Coast Access Radio

Comedy at its best, presented by Graham Stevens

02-03-2024 12:30
The Kenny Campbell Show - 02-03-2024 - Hits from the 80's

Radio Hawkes Bay

Kenny plays some of his favorite songs from across the decades.

02-03-2024 12:29
Groove Yard - Reggae Special Show 10

Coast Access Radio

In this special the groove yard goes Reggae for summer. Forgotten 45s, long lost LPs, and great golden gems from the music of the 20th Century.

02-03-2024 12:00
God's Message - 02-03-2024

Free FM

Created by Free FM, Hamilton, New Zealand

02-03-2024 12:00
Nelson Film Society - Mar 02 2024 - Hit the Road

Fresh FM

Eleanor Cave and Susanne Williamson preview upcoming films showing at the Suter Theatre and presented by the Nelson Film Society.

02-03-2024 11:45
Sports Weekender

Planet FM

From grassroots to international, Eamon covers it all. Here's your weekly fix of commentary and coverage, featuring local legends, full-time fans and dedicated sideliners.

02-03-2024 11:30
At The Table With Gail - reviewing last weeks vegan pie and smoked fish pie from first hand experience

Coast Access Radio

Presented by Gail Hall with co-hosts Peter or Catherine, Gail presents a wide range of recipes from the decadently delicious through to gorgeously healthy eating. She LOVES, and is a little obsessed with, collecting recipes.

02-03-2024 11:30
iDad: Full-time - 02-03-2024

Free FM

Frank Carter presents iDad: Full-time, Full-on. A parenting show from a Dad's perspective, exploring the wonder of watching children grow, searching for social activities.

02-03-2024 11:06
Focus on Faith-02-03-2024 Unplug and plugin

Coast Access Radio

From the congregation of Paraparaumu Baptist Church, continuing the Lentern Theme, unplug and plugin

02-03-2024 11:05
Sunday at 8-02-03-2024 Summer Favourites

Coast Access Radio

Christian music for the morning and evening

02-03-2024 11:00
Art For Art's Sake - Mar 02 2024 ep27 - Nay and Myles

Fresh FM

Anton Bentley covers local Arts from the Nelson region on Art for Art's Sake.

02-03-2024 11:00
Cordayne's Corner - 02-03-2024 - The Man The Ghost and The Devil

Radio Hawkes Bay

Gifted writing and story telling from Cordayne

02-03-2024 10:30
The Brent Rule Show - 02-03-2024 - Party Songs

Radio Hawkes Bay

Songs and Artists from across the decades

02-03-2024 10:00
Blues Train - Ryan presents music from Branford Marsalis

Coast Access Radio

Ryan Gatling presents a great music show featuring Jazz, Blues, Funk, Soul and Gospel in his very cool style.

02-03-2024 10:00
The Y's - 02-03-2024 - Episode 4 - Talking Topics

Radio Hawkes Bay

Led by the youth from The Y - They will be asking 'The Y's'? 'Why is Cheese Yellow/, etc. The program will also include general chat about various topics with the team and invited guests.

02-03-2024 09:30
Spin Me A Tale! - Treasure Island - Chapter 3 and 4

Plains FM 96.9

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson Episodes read by Taylor Ruddle

02-03-2024 09:00
Conversations at Coast Access Radio- Dr Cherie Chu-Fuluifaga speaks about how her passion for education in the Pacifica communities

Coast Access Radio

This week Nikki chats to Waikanae resident Dr Cherie Chu-Fuluifaga, who was made an Officer of the NZ Order of Merit as part of the New Year Honours for her services to education. Cherie spoke about how her passion for education in all areas, but especially in regards to the Pacifica communities, has grown throughout her life, as well as her dreams for the future.

02-03-2024 09:00
Adventure Club Show - Entrepreneurship

Plains FM 96.9

Join members of the North Canterbury Adventure Club for a show all about what they are learning about.

02-03-2024 08:00
Kidnappers Kidz - 02-03-2024

Radio Hawkes Bay

Songs and stories from the golden age of radio for children of all ages

02-03-2024 07:00
The Fluffy Slipper Lounge-29-02-2024

Radio Southland

This week Lyndal has another three musical selections, including another artist at Selwyn Sounds (just like her), and the crew touch on all that’s been happening and is happening in the South.

02-03-2024 07:00
Te Wharekura o Arowhenua-03-02-2024

Radio Southland

A korero with Tamariki from Te Wharekura o Arowhenua as they share their whakapapa and waiata

02-03-2024 07:00
The Weekend Kicker-02-03-2024

Radio Southland

The Weekend Kicker is your go-to show for the latest sports and community updates, insightful analysis, and thrilling game highlights that fuel your sports passion!

01-03-2024 23:00
Rockin' With Eddie - 01-03-2024 - 40

Otago Access Radio

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

01-03-2024 21:30
Kalaabam - Episode 297

Plains FM 96.9

Promoting Tamil culture and language

01-03-2024 21:30
Romanian current & community affairs

Planet FM

Music, news, drama, events and guests. Hear the latest events from Auckland's Romanian community.

01-03-2024 20:25
Malayalam FM: Fridays

Planet FM

The Friday edition of Malayalam FM features original dramas and stories set to Malayalam music

01-03-2024 20:00
Germans Overseas - Episode 28: Another German granny!

Plains FM 96.9

After having one of my Grannies on show, of course I had to make another show about my other grandma as well! She's a real power woman and nothing can stop her. I present to you: my grandma and German music back in her days!

01-03-2024 19:20
Events here and in Nepal

Planet FM

The show is a weekly get-together of the Nepalese community with updates on local and international events concerning Nepalese, as well as nostalgic and new music.

01-03-2024 19:00
Groove Yard-Show 100

Coast Access Radio

Forgotten 45s, long lost LPs, and great golden gems from the music of the 20th Century.

01-03-2024 18:45
Speak Easy FM

Planet FM

Stephen, Amy and Paul update you on what's got them talking this week

01-03-2024 18:00
Kia Ora Brazil - 01-03-2024

Free FM

Marina Bomfim - E agora que ela machucou o braço e está complicado para achar um emprego, Marina Bomfim diz o que aconteceu para mudar seus valores

01-03-2024 18:00
Dean's Faves - Episode 160

Plains FM 96.9

Rock music with a twist

01-03-2024 17:41
Tugaki O Tokelau 29-02-2024

Access Radio Wellington

Every week for news, community notices, music, and discussions in the Tokelau language. Thursdays 2 - 4pm. Fridays from 8 - 10pm

01-03-2024 17:26
Noteable Radio - 01-03-2024 - DPA Notices

Otago Access Radio

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

01-03-2024 17:26
Connecting Cultures Features - 01-03-2024 - Soroptimist International Dunedin - Ovarian Cancer Awareness

Otago Access Radio

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

01-03-2024 17:16
Hutt Zone 29-02-2024

Access Radio Wellington

The Hutt Zone with John MacDonald focuses on the people, issues, events, and music that shape the Hutt Valley community.

01-03-2024 17:10
Aua Ni Masu 29-02-2024

Access Radio Wellington

An Inter-Christian Denominational Hour of Prayer for all in Aotearoa during these challenging times of COVID19. Each week the messages will be delivered in Fijian Language Vosa vaka-Viti by Pastors of various Christian Churches around Wellington and NZ.

01-03-2024 17:03
He Tifa Ola 29-02-2024

Access Radio Wellington

He Tifa Ola discusses everyday health issues for families, and raises the awareness of Health Services in the region for Pacific families. The programme is presented by Nive, Twiggy, and Joe, and is spoken in both Tokelauan and English.

01-03-2024 16:50
Yalo i Viti 02-29-2024

Access Radio Wellington

In the Spirit of 'Vosa vaka-Viti' or Fijian Language, it's called 'Vakakekeli kei Adi Samanunu'. This literally means, the Host, Adi Samanunu will delve deep | research into pertinent issues that impact the lives of Indigenous Fijians residing in Aotearoa

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