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.

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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

CAMA newsletter: Autumn 2024

In the Autumn 2024 newsletter, we share news from the sector, community notices, featured programmes, and more!

Journalism students turn Wellington Access Radio into a live newsroom

‘Breaking news! Tonight’s stories include’…. the studios of Wellington Access Radio being temporarily transformed into a live newsroom!

Plains FM kicks off fundraising campaign following theft

36-year anniversary celebrations hampered by theft of "beloved" station vehicle

Our latest podcasts

18-04-2024 15:30
Feet on the Ground - Apr 19 2024 - Carl Hayman pt1

Fresh FM

Shane Christie is joined by former All Black Carl Hayman to talk about his career in NZ and abroad, and the ongoing impacts he is experiencing to to concussion injuries. This is part 1 of 3.

18-04-2024 15:00
Te Kura Scurries - Episode 2 - Perspectives on Alternative Education

Otago Access Radio

In this episode, the hosts discuss their unique perspectives and upbringing through the school system. They touch on the social development aspects, and the academic benefits of alternative styles. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz

18-04-2024 14:00
A Sonic Youth episode 132 - Mdou Moctar - Dead Ghosts - Ride

Free FM

This week Oliver catches up on indie new releases. Starting with another awesome African desert blues track from Niger's Mdou Moctar. Also, a new single from garage-rockers Dead Ghosts and a new album from Shoegaze pioneers Ride. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.

18-04-2024 13:00
The Voice Within - 18-04-2024

Free FM

The Voice Within explores new age beliefs with regular guests.

18-04-2024 13:00
Real Life Stories That Change Lives - Apr 18 2024 ep06 - Where is Your Anchor Anchored

Fresh FM

Harold tells his own real-life journey stories to give hope to the hopeless. His stories positively impact personal lives and businesses, and he prides himself on helping people discover who they are.

18-04-2024 12:00
Fighting Stigma - 18-04-2024

Free FM

Finding Joy in the Small Moments

18-04-2024 12:00
Jazz Cafe - 17-04-2024 - REPLAY Benny Goodman - Legendary 1938 Carnegie Hall Concert

Otago Access Radio

REPLAY of Benny Goodman - Legendary 1938 Carnegie Hall Concert This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - oar.org.nz

18-04-2024 12:00
Diversity Dispatch - 04-04-2024 - Ann Arkii (Part 1)

Otago Access Radio

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

18-04-2024 12:00
Community News-18-04-2024

Radio Southland

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

18-04-2024 11:51
Punaaga Vagahau Niue 17-04-2024

Access Radio Wellington

Punaaga Vagahau Niue is a weekly programme to raise awareness of illnesses that surround Niue people here in New Zealand and throughout the world. The show covers what and where to look for help for you and your family.

18-04-2024 11:30
Regular PBC broadcasts with news and music

Planet FM

Tune in Monday to Friday for news, current affairs, interviews and special interest pieces

18-04-2024 11:23
Top of the Morning, The Midnight Irish Breakfast Show - Apr 17 2024 ep56

Fresh FM

Introducing Top of the Morning, The Midnight Irish Breakfast Show, featuring two Irish lads that will have you giggling like a leprechaun on St. Patrick's Day - Daithi and Ciaran

18-04-2024 11:19
Vibes from Africa 17-04-2024

Access Radio Wellington

A programme for all people who identify themselves as African and anyone else interested in learning about African values, music, and experiences.

18-04-2024 11:06
Local Culture 17-04-2024

Access Radio Wellington

Join Solomon Powell for a show on local arts, music and culture.

18-04-2024 11:00
Teachings of the Bhagavad-Gita 18-04-2024 Episode 119 On The Opulence of The Absolute (Chapter 10, Verses 10-11)

Manawatu Peoples Radio

A short talk on the Bhagavad Gita, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.

18-04-2024 10:21
Tiare Taina 17-04-2024

Access Radio Wellington

A show for the Cook Islands community, in Cook Islands Māori and English.

18-04-2024 10:15
Radio Viti Waikato – 17-04-2024

Free FM

A radio show and podcast created and first aired at Free FM 89.0, a member of the Community Access Media Alliance Aotearoa/New Zealand. Supported by NZ on Air. freefm.org.nz and @freefm89 on Facebook and Instagram

18-04-2024 10:00
Sathsara Rāwa - 17-04-2024 - 108

Otago Access Radio

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

18-04-2024 09:30
The Free Breakfast – Sweeney Todd – 18-04-2024

Free FM

The dramatic tale of Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street, hits the stage at Riverlea Theatre on May 11 and promises to be a sensory spectacle for audiences. Director Greg Hack and actor Mike Williams discuss the show with Cate Prestidge. Bookings are open now at iTicket.co.nz

18-04-2024 09:15
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 18-04-2024 - Fast-Track Approvals Bill - Amelia Burton

Otago Access Radio

Fast-Track Approvals Bill - Amelia Burton gives us an overview of the Government's Fast-Track Approvals Bill, designed to facilitate fast-tracking for consenting processes.

18-04-2024 09:00
OARsome Morning Show - 18-04-2024 - Mend In Public Day - Fiona Jenkin from Stitch Kitchen

Otago Access Radio

Mend In Public Day - Fiona Jenkin from Stitch Kitchen previews global Mend In Public Day, a creative action resisting the cycle of excess through clothing repair and reuse. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - oar.org.nz

18-04-2024 08:00
Country with Rita -18-04-2024 - Featuring Box Car Willie - Jimmy C Newman - Chrystal Gayle and more

Radio Hawkes Bay

Country music from New Zealand and around the world

18-04-2024 07:00
Yalo i Viti 18-04-2024

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

18-04-2024 07:00
Angkrinkan Indonesia-18-04-2024

Radio Southland

Stefenpon Sitinjak is representing Indonesian culture in New Zealand, he wants to introduce and share new cultures to Southlanders Expect talk about food, culture, lifestyles and different perspectives!

18-04-2024 07:00
The Seventies Show-18-04-2024

Radio Southland

The Seventies Show, This is a new one-hour weekly music show hosted by Terry Toner.

18-04-2024 07:00
Share Box-18-04-2024

Radio Southland

Jean shares music that relaxes the soul and her thoughts about life and culture here in NZ.

18-04-2024 07:00
The Sanity Valve-18-04-2024

Radio Southland

Great music is like a sanity valve – it grounds you, soothes you, lifts you up or inspires you. In this on-hour fortnightly show Jago Byatt introduces his selection mostly British tracks that have inspired his interest over the last 50 years

18-04-2024 06:00
Aua Ni Masu 18-04-2024

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.

18-04-2024 05:00
Radio Without Pictures-18-04-2024

Radio Southland

Music of the new millennium, Part 1: 2000

17-04-2024 23:00
Irish Current Affairs

Planet FM

Oliver is in touch with Ireland with phone reports of all that's happening this week in Ireland, sports news and music.

17-04-2024 22:00
The Paleface Parabola - 17-04-2024

Free FM

Revelation. Inspiration. Dedication. One nation… under a groove. Free your mind and caper 123 will follow. As I yell at inappropriate times, Hookey Do!! We do us on this hour and 58 minutes of genre hopping. Marshall Crenshaw, Roy Brown, Joe Henderson, House of Hamill, The Aggrolites, and the Mystery Man’s moment of glory saves the Wales. As in the band Calan. And wait, there's more! Banter, bluster and blarney and now you, who sit in judgment concerning our to and fro. So prime your ears and post up. We’ve come to bring cheer to every ear and joy to every girl and boy. Cmon everybody, get happy!

17-04-2024 22:00
The Joy Jam 18-04-2024 Episode 141

Manawatu Peoples Radio

A show about joy and resilience with Maree Gibson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the support of New Zealand An Air. This week: FACING OUR FEARS - Maree interviews Kelly Harris who shares her journey with mental health from surviving her teen years to becoming a working professional. She talks candidly about teaching through COVID and beyond.

17-04-2024 22:00
Metal Power Hour - 17-04-2024 - Episode 19 - The Science Of Progressive Metal Part 2

Radio Hawkes Bay

Richmond brings you all your favourite metal and rock favourites, straight out of Hawkes Bay.

17-04-2024 21:20
Sri Lankan Current Affairs

Planet FM

Janma Bhoomi aims to keep Singhalese in touch with their motherland and educate the younger generation born here about the history and nature of Sri Lanka

17-04-2024 20:10
Niue Health

Planet FM

Many vital topics are discussed inc. diabetes, gout, influenza, high blood pressure, heart problems, elder care, Well Child and Mental health matters.

17-04-2024 20:00
Musafir Hoon Yaaro - 17-04-2024

Free FM

Musafir Hoon Yaaro (I am a Traveller) is a lifestyle show in Hindi, hosted by Arsh (Jimmy) Singh.

17-04-2024 20:00
Namasthe Kerala - Episode 72

Plains FM 96.9

Promoting Malayalee culture

17-04-2024 19:35
Niuean Community Catch-up

Planet FM

Music, global news and interviews with people from Niue and the Niuean community feature in this weekly hour

17-04-2024 19:00
Radio Toranj NZ - Episode 216

Plains FM 96.9

Persian culture and information for Persian immigrants in Farsi language

17-04-2024 18:30
African Renaissance - Dance like nobody's watching!

Plains FM 96.9

African music with an emphasis on Zimbabwean music

17-04-2024 18:30
Ilakkiyam

Planet FM

Celebrating the rich history of Tamil language and literature

17-04-2024 18:15
Retro Show - Apr 16 2024

Fresh FM

Darren Lapwood compiles and hosts this specialty music show, featuring iconic tracks from the 80s, the 90s and now!

17-04-2024 18:00
Femme Fatale - 17-04-2024 - Featuring the glorious Joni Mitchell

Otago Access Radio

Featuring the glorious Joni Mitchell - Todays playlist featuring Joni Mitchell Joni Mitchell - Help me Joni Mitchell - Conversation Hollie Smith - Something good Holly Humberstone - Room service Joni Mitchell - All I want Joni Mitchell - Woodstock Taylor Swift - Shake it off Joni Mitchell - Free man inparis Lady Gaga - Telephone Macy Gray - Why didn't you call? Joni Mitchell - This flight tonight Neko Case - Favourite Joni Mitchell - Big yellow taxi This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - oar.org.nz

17-04-2024 17:45
Madres con Planes - Yo Nunca

Plains FM 96.9

Bienvenidos a un nuevo mini episodio de tertulia. Esperamos que os divierta tanto como a nosotras. En este episodio charlamos de esas cosas que cuando no teniamos hijos decíamos que jamás iban a suceder. Y que por supuesto....sucedieron. Chocolate, pantallas, dormir en la misma cama y mucho más. ¿Cuáles fueron las vuestras?

17-04-2024 16:30
Filmography Now! on Youth Zone - 17-04-2024 - 34 - Puella Magi Madoka Magica (With Rikki Gibb)

Otago Access Radio

Show 34 - Puella Magi Madoka Magica (With Rikki Gibb) - Join Leo and special guest host, fellow OAR FM broadcaster, Co-Host of The Diversity Dispatch, Rikki Gibb. They will discuss the 2011 Amine series 'Puella Magi Madoka Magica'. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz

17-04-2024 16:00
Over the Fence - 17-04-2024

Free FM

Fiona taks about the Wander Women event happening in Raglan this week plus weather and gardening to do's.

17-04-2024 16:00
Blowing Bubbles - 17-04-2024 - 511 - Bubbles Amplifying Disabled Voices - Phoebe Eden Mann

Otago Access Radio

511 - Bubbles Amplifying Disabled Voices - Phoebe Eden Mann joins Samuel Mann. With a contribution from Tahu Mackenzie. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - oar.org.nz

17-04-2024 16:00
Te Karere Ora Ki To Teia Nei Ao -14-04-2024

Radio Hawkes Bay

God's message and music in a Cook Island language

17-04-2024 16:00
Made In New Zealand -18-04-2024 - We chat with Singer Song writer Blair Jollands

Radio Hawkes Bay

We chat with Kiwi musicians, authors and other creative people about their passions.

17-04-2024 16:00
Theatre Themes - The Great Songs from The Great Musicals - 17-04-2024 - Featuring songs from Cabaret - Oklahoma - Oliver and more

Radio Hawkes Bay

The great songs from the great musicals

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