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

Youth broadcasting hits the airwaves at Wellington Access Radio

Wellington Access Radio kicks off new youth broadcasting project.

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!

Our latest podcasts

29-05-2024 16:00
Over the Fence - 29-05-2024

Free FM

Roger Matthews the President of the New Zealand Feijoa Growers Association and Board member of the Waikato branch of the New Zeaqland Tree Croppers Association features this week.

29-05-2024 15:15
Pick a Tale for Children 29-05-2024 Brave Teddy & The Puppy and the Twins

Access Radio Taranaki

Writer and story teller, Lesley Dowding, lives to bring story into the world of children and adults, alike. Her stories, told in true oral tradition,  come from all over the world, as well as from her own imagination.

29-05-2024 15:15
Soul Food with Chris Herd 28-05-2024 Noah the Ark Builder

Access Radio Taranaki

A look at Genesis Chapters 6 and 7.

29-05-2024 15:00
Ta Talanoa 29-05-2024 Manuia le Vaiaso o le Gagana Samoa 2024

Access Radio Taranaki

Fa'ataua le tatou Gagana Samoa, ma tatou tausi ma toaaga e fa'aolaola pea i a tatou talatalanoaga. O le tatou gagana e iloa ai tatou i le lalolagi atoa. Tatou fa'aolaola ma fa'asaoina mo le tupulaga fai a'e. Manuia le Vaiaso o le Gagana Samoa 2024.

29-05-2024 15:00
Herbal Wisdom 28-05-2024 All About Pumpkin

Access Radio Taranaki

Today we will be talking about pumpkins: how to grow, harvest, cure and store them. Of course, we are going to mention the culinary and medicinal benefits of pumpkins with a few recipes.

29-05-2024 15:00
Koala and Kangaroo 28-05-2024 Curtain Call

Access Radio Taranaki

Gaige and Tips retail stories of their production and also advertise Esme's school production about the history of Sacred Heart Girls' College.

29-05-2024 15:00
Give it a Go Radio 28-05-2024 Cheryl

Access Radio Taranaki

The shows on this page are by people who gave it a go on Access Radio Taranaki. We may never hear from them again, or they may go on to become our most popular broadcaster. Only time will tell.

29-05-2024 15:00
Blowing Bubbles - 29-05-2024 - 517 - Green Bubble Solution - Trine Richter

Otago Access Radio

Samuel Mann is joined by Tim Lynch who brings us his conversation with Trine Richter of Bornholm's Green Solution House. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - oar.org.nz

29-05-2024 14:00
Vedic Wisdom Part 1 - 29-05-2024

Free FM

Protector of The Suffering.

29-05-2024 14:00
Vedic Wisdom Part 2 - 29-05-2024

Free FM

Krsna's Body Is Not Material.

29-05-2024 14:00
Mayoral Voices - Hastings - Sandra Hazlehurst -29-05-2024 - By-Election - Maori Wards

Radio Hawkes Bay

A weekly round up of local politics and community events in Hastings with Mayor Sandra Hazlehurst

29-05-2024 13:57
Community Conversations - Jun 01 2024 Grandiose Cabaret

Fresh FM

Conversations with people and groups from and impacting Te Tauihu the Top of The South.

29-05-2024 13:15
Wayne's Music with Wayne Mowat-27-05-2024

Radio Hawkes Bay

Wayne Mowat plays music "too good to be forgotten"

29-05-2024 12:30
Connor's Hits - 29-05-2024

Otago Access Radio

Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

29-05-2024 12:00
Movietalk - The Fall Guy, French Film Festival, Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga

Plains FM 96.9

Hans Petrovic and guests review three films currently showing in Christchurch

29-05-2024 11:40
Que Onda! 28-05-2024

Access Radio Wellington

A fresh and vibrant program for the Latin American community in Wellington. News, interviews, lots of music and more.

29-05-2024 11:30
From the Fringes - 29-05-2024

Free FM

Presenting a range of issues and opinions from the fringes... political, social, ethical and personal, from the unique perspective of the show's host, Jack Gielen.

29-05-2024 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

29-05-2024 11:30
Suicide - Supporting the Aftermath -29-05-2024 - After a Suicide - Part 2

Radio Hawkes Bay

Helping those affected by suicide to cope with the tragic consequences.

29-05-2024 11:08
B-Side Stories 28-05-2024

Access Radio Wellington

Every Tuesday 5:00-6:00pm join the B-Side Story team for insider interviews about what's really going on across Wellington's communities

29-05-2024 11:00
Collaborative Voices - Collab Voices - Julian Moore - AI expert 15-06-2024

Access Radio Wellington

Collaborative Voices profiles community organisations and their people in a way that actively demonstrates how organisations are working.

29-05-2024 11:00
Waikato Chinese Voices - 28-05-2024

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.

29-05-2024 11:00
Golden Glimmers - Ep 6 - Zoeys story - the twists and turns, highs and lows

Plains FM 96.9

"We all have a story. There's the one we share when we meet new people, start a new job or tell at interviews. Then there's the Real story, the unfiltered one. In this episode I am in the studio recording an episode with Emily. The twist is that she will be interviewing me. It's time to get super honest about the topics I typically shy away from. It's time to get vulnerable and build true connection on a deeper level with you and the GG community "

29-05-2024 11:00
Made In New Zealand -29-05-2024 - We chat with Kiwi Singer Songwriter Miranda Easten

Radio Hawkes Bay

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

29-05-2024 11:00
Breakfast with Big Daddy - 29-05-2024

Radio Hawkes Bay

Breakfast news, views and some great music.

29-05-2024 11:00
Political Perspective - with Chris Hipkins-29-05-2024 - First Home Grant - Budget

Radio Hawkes Bay

Hunter chats with his friends about this, that and everything.

29-05-2024 10:51
HELP - 29-05-2024

Arrow FM

This weeks show I will chat about low motivation particularly with being a parents and some thoughts on coping with it. Do you need some parenting sanity?

29-05-2024 10:30
The Bridge Zone - 29-05-2024

Free FM

Podcast produced and first broadcast at Free FM 89.0 - a platform for direct involvement in the media. Hamilton Kirikiriroa, NZ

29-05-2024 10:28
Everyday People - Veronica from Arrow FM 29-05-2024

Arrow FM

Let's find out together how she came to live in Masterton! Looking forward to this.

29-05-2024 10:00
OARsome Morning Show - 29-05-2024 - Marcel Rodeka's new EP

Otago Access Radio

Marcel Rodeka discusses his new EP of chill music, The Art of Not Looking Back This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - oar.org.nz

29-05-2024 10:00
Mā Te Oro Ka Ora - Good Sounds, Good Health - 29-05-2024 - NZ Music Month 2024 Country Songs

Otago Access Radio

NZ Music Month 2024 Country Songs Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin www.oar.org.nz

29-05-2024 10:00
OARsome Morning Show - 29-05-2024 - Grow - Shirley Wilkins

Otago Access Radio

Shirley Wilkins coordinates services for Grow, a global mental health organisation that provides support and resources for people facing mental health challenges This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - oar.org.nz

29-05-2024 10:00
Dunedin Multi Cultural Council On Air - 28-05-2024 - Lux

Otago Access Radio

Broadcast on OAR FM Dunedin oar.org.nz

29-05-2024 09:35
Health & Wellness

Planet FM

Lorenzo helps listeners identify health issues and provides information on where you can go for help. An outreach of the P.I. Health and Welfare group.

29-05-2024 09:15
OARsome Morning Show - 29-05-2024 - The OI Podcast - Dr Barb Anderson and Trudi Sunitch

Otago Access Radio

The OI Podcast - Dr Barb Anderson and Trudi Sunitch host the OI Podcast on OAR FM, on behalf of the Otago Institute for the Arts and Sciences. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - oar.org.nz

29-05-2024 09:00
Terra Nova Earth Talks - Te Ao Earth Week - Rod Carr: Life on a Changing Planet 101

Plains FM 96.9

.Dr Rod Carr, Chairperson Climate Change Commission (Aotearoa NZ’s eminent leader on climate), brings the statistics and numbers we hear about with climate change into perspective. Whether the earth heats to 1.5 or 2 degrees Celsius doesn’t seem real until it impacts our backyard. He speaks to the reasons that we need to make rapid change and provides an overview of the realities and opportunities in areas such as electricity, transportation and agriculture.

29-05-2024 08:30
Radio 2050 – Sian Williams 29-05-2024

Free FM

In this week’s episode: Sian Williams, from Gili Eco Trust, discusses the importance of coral reefs and the work being done to protect and restore them. She explains the Biorock project, which uses electricity underwater to rebuild reefs, and the various initiatives of Gili Eco Trust, including marine conservation, horse welfare, cat rescue, and ecotourism. Sian emphasizes the significance of coral reefs as habitats for marine life and the need for responsible tourism. She also shares her daily activities and encourages individuals to take action in their own communities to support sustainability and conservation efforts. The conversation with Sian from Gili Eco Trust covers the importance of community, creating a foundation for sustainable practices, and a specific call to action for the organization. Radio 2050 is a mix of conversation and music that aims to inspire change throughout the world.

29-05-2024 07:55
Tongan news and current affairs

Planet FM

The latest for the Tongan community – global news, Tongan news and current affairs, interviews, community stories and events.

29-05-2024 07:00
S.O.A.R. with Jack-29-05-2024

Radio Southland

28-05-2024 23:00
Musical Journeys – Palestine - 28-05-2024

Free FM

Musical Journeys is a way to share and pay respect to various cultural and musical movements from across the globe, and is shared with us from our friends at Raglan Community Radio.

28-05-2024 23:00
Smooth Grooves with DJ Static -28-05-2024

Radio Hawkes Bay

The latest music with DJ Static

28-05-2024 22:30
Jon Hollingsworth Themes - More NZ music classics from Jon

Coast Access Radio

Jon likes to have a theme running through his mainly music show.

28-05-2024 22:00
Ultimate! 28-05-2024

Access Radio Wellington

A podcast about Marvel’s Ultimate Universe hosted by Eddie and Henry. Join us as we delve into Earth 1610 on a mission to explore this somewhat infamous line of comics and its 15 year mission to reimagine and modernise the worlds of Marvel Comics.

28-05-2024 22:00
Back Porch Bluegrass - REPEAT - 28-05-2024

Free FM

Formerly 10-05-22 - Paul T with Claire Lynch.

28-05-2024 22:00
Open di Gate - May 28 2024 - Sinead Reggae+Originals pt2

Fresh FM

Roots Rastafari Reggae with GalanJAH.

28-05-2024 22:00
AA Live - 28-05-2024 - Peter W shares his story of recovery

Otago Access Radio

Peter W shares his story of recovery - Listen to Peter W share his story of experience, hope and strength with 28 years of recovery under his belt. Guest presenter Kevin has some words of wisdom with his experiences in the rooms, his first meeting and what helps him keep his recovery strong.

28-05-2024 21:55
Mantra Yoga

Planet FM

Take time out of your day to feel the mental, physical and spiritual benefits of this meditative practice

28-05-2024 21:00
B Orig - 28-05-2024

Free FM

Bisaya Original Music for New Zealand and beyond. Introducing the music, both traditional and pop, of Bisaya artists as well as the Bisaya culture and language; and providing a link to Bisaya people in New Zealand to other parts of the globe.

28-05-2024 21:00
Episode 445 - Brrr it's cold, last of NZ Music Month

Manawatu Peoples Radio

Host: Cam, Skye, Andi, Matt Music: Forever - Mahinaarangi Tocker My delirium - Ladyhawke Peace be still - Ezra Phoenix Chasing you forever - Pattyboy Made for you - Lizzie Marvelly Show your love - Shona Laing Untouchable girls - Topp Twins Topics: - Sydney first dedicated affordable housing for trans women designed to deliver positive outcomes. - Over a third of LGBTQ young athletes in Australia are discriminated in sports according to study. - Horowhenua mayor slams vandalism of LGBTQIA Artwork. - Supernatural star Ty Olsson thanks fans after getting engaged to costar DJ Qualls. - How this Drag Race winner helped get a shoddy police department shut down.

28-05-2024 21:00
28-05-2024 - K-Talk - Cultural shocks NZ vs South Korea

Otago Access Radio

In this episode Tākarea dives into things she's discovered to be 'cultural shocks' between NZ and South Korea. K-pop, Korea itself, and more... This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - oar.org.nz

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