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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Voices of Taranaki

ART celebrates voices of Taranaki thanks to funding from Toi Foundation

Sharing your voice – a social night for disabled people

Wellington Access Radio celebrates a new event to celebrate the disabled community.

CAMA newsletter: July 2023

In the July 2023 newsletter we share news from the sector, vacancies, community notices, new programmes, and more!

Our latest podcasts

23-09-2023 14:30
Matthew's Favourites - 23-09-2023 - 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.

23-09-2023 14:00
Radio Active (Mosaic) - 23-09-2023 - Eve - Tania - Nicole - Michael and Morgan

Radio Hawkes Bay

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

23-09-2023 13:54
The Kenny Campbell Show -23-09-2023 - More songs from across the decades

Radio Hawkes Bay

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

23-09-2023 13:30
Library Mix - 23-09-2023 - School Holidays

Otago Access Radio

Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin www.oar.org.nz

23-09-2023 13:30
Scott's Favourites - 23-09-2023 - Songs From Across The Decades

Radio Hawkes Bay

Catch up with Scott each week to find out what he has been up to and hear some of his favourite songs

23-09-2023 12:30
Wireless Books - 23-09-2023 - Goodbye Durham Town

Otago Access Radio

Goodbye Durham Town - Christine and Beth are sorry to hear of the death of Roger Whittaker. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz

23-09-2023 12:18
The Mystery Music Box -23-09-2023 - 50's Love Songs

Radio Hawkes Bay

Each week we play a themed music program.

23-09-2023 12:13
Kids Time With Austin and Friends -23-09-2023 - Austin and Lily reading and other stories

Radio Hawkes Bay

Stories for Kids of all ages

23-09-2023 12:00
God's Message - 23-09-2023

Free FM

Created by Free FM, Hamilton, New Zealand

23-09-2023 12:00
Nelson Film Society - Sep 23 2023 - Calamity

Fresh FM

Susanne Williamson previews Calamity, screening at the Suter Theatre on Tuesday Sep 26 at 6pm.

23-09-2023 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.

23-09-2023 11:30
iDad: Full-time - 23-09-2023

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.

23-09-2023 08:30
Connect With Community Waikato - 23-09-2023

Free FM

Emma Volunteering Waikato.

23-09-2023 08:00
Kidnappers Kidz - 23-09-2023

Radio Hawkes Bay

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

23-09-2023 07:30
Music With Michal - 23 Sep 2023

Plains FM 96.9

Enjoy a Music with Michal sing-along! Join the Music with Michal Club: https://ko-fi.com/musicwithmichal/tiers and check out Mindful Music Moments: https://www.mindfulmusicmoments.co.nz/about

23-09-2023 07:00
The Fluffy Slipper Lounge-23-09-2023

Radio Southland

So much fluff this week – wind & rain, comparing duties, role reversal and lots of sport – including the question of which World Cup is better

23-09-2023 07:00
Push Play to Start-23-09-2023

Radio Southland

Wanna play a game where you can create entire cities, get bored and then cause a giant tsunami to come and wipe the map clean? Come check out City Building games!

23-09-2023 07:00
Te Wharekura o Arowhenua-23-09-2023

Radio Southland

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

23-09-2023 07:00
Stories From The South-23-09-2023

Radio Southland

Courtney from South Alive Invercargill has Jasmine & Rayna in from South Centre as well as let us know what's going on at South Alive over the school holidays!

22-09-2023 23:00
Mosh's Rocking Hour of Madness - 22-09-2023

Otago Access Radio

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

22-09-2023 22:00
Metalheads 22-09-2023 - Phil Campbell and Bastard Sons, Katatonia

Manawatu Peoples Radio

Two hours of heavy metal news, interviews, and (most importantly) music with Terry and Xan, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the support of New Zealand On Air.

22-09-2023 21:30
Romanian current & community affairs

Planet FM

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

22-09-2023 21:23
60s Nostalgia - 22-09-2023

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.

22-09-2023 21:00
Opus 33- Episode 375

Plains FM 96.9

opera music

22-09-2023 20:25
Malayalam FM: Fridays

Planet FM

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

22-09-2023 20:23
Friday Night Blues - 22-09-2023

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.

22-09-2023 20:00
Chinese Heritage Language Week 22-09-2023 Episode 5 of 5 -

Manawatu Peoples Radio

To Celebrate New Zealand Chinese Language week, Angel and Hannah from Manawatu and Whanganui Chinese Association host a 5-Part Series to talk about Cantonese language. Produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the support of New Zealand on Air.

22-09-2023 19:30
Voices of Peace and Aroha - Episode 35

Plains FM 96.9

A weekly programme about Muslim faith, culture, and social activities

22-09-2023 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.

22-09-2023 19:00
Rad Bad Films - Sep 22 2023 ep09 - Army of Darkness

Fresh FM

Go on a Rad Bad Films dumpster dive with Blenheim comedy duo Chris Lippiatt and Todd Hopkins.

22-09-2023 19:00
Leo Ole Manawatu-22-09-2023 Episode 64

Manawatu Peoples Radio

An hour of important information for Pasifika people in their own languages, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the support of New Zealand On Air.

22-09-2023 19:00
Germans Overseas -Meet the german granny!

Plains FM 96.9

Come with us on our weekly adventure and travel back into the past of Germany. Listen to a real German granny and find out what she has to say about her teenage life in Germany. All her stories come along with some authentic music from her youth.

22-09-2023 18:45
Speak Easy FM

Planet FM

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

22-09-2023 18:00
Kia Ora Brazil - 22-09-2023

Free FM

Elen Murata diz como é trabalhar num arcade na Nova Zelândia e confirma se é só diversão mesmo.

22-09-2023 18:00
Dean's Faves - Episode 137

Plains FM 96.9

Rock music with a twist

22-09-2023 17:39
Voices of Victory - Sep 22 2023 ep10 - Pania meets Rami Riachi

Fresh FM

Pania talks to Rami Riachi about Chess Classes. A radio show and podcast first aired on Fresh FM, Radio by, for, and about Te Tauihu, The Top of the South. A member of the Community Access Media Alliance Aotearoa/New Zealand. Supported by NZ on Air. freshfm.net and FreshFM.NZ on Facebook

22-09-2023 17:38
Viva LatinoAmerica! - Sep 21 2023

Fresh FM

Luz Zuniga, Julio Diaz and Jessica Diaz host Viva LatinoAmerica! Latin American Culture, Music, Current Affairs and Interviews in Spanish.

22-09-2023 17:33
Top of the Morning, The Midnight Irish Breakfast Show - Sep 20 2023 ep27

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

22-09-2023 17:26
Know how Know who - Sep 22 2023 ep04 - Duncan

Fresh FM

Know how/Know who with Sally Scott is all about getting to know our Nelson locals and the tools they've used to get through the challenges they've faced; so we can all know-how to get through whatever life throws our way.

22-09-2023 17:25
Johns Media Show - Sep 22 2023 - SAW IV Film Trivia

Fresh FM

John Scott reviews movies and other media.

22-09-2023 17:23
The Jam Takaka - Sep 20 2023

Fresh FM

Good music and information about youth-oriented events and opportunities in The Tasman District.

22-09-2023 17:23
Samoan Community Radio - 22-09-2023

Arrow FM

News, music and topical discussion from the Samoan community.

22-09-2023 17:22
Golden Hour - Sep 20 2023 ep41

Fresh FM

Kia Ora, I’m Lewis, I'm 15 years old and I live in beautiful Golden Bay, welcome to this amazing radio show called Golden Hour! I’m keen to bring some more young life to Fresh FM.

22-09-2023 17:21
Friday Focus - Sep 22 2023

Fresh FM

Mark Manson talks to locals and other guests about an eclectic mix of topics and issues of interest. Plus guests also provide a selection of music they are listening to.

22-09-2023 17:20
Fresh Start Friday with Grant, Carl and Hahna - Sep 22 2023

Fresh FM

Join Grant, Hahna, Carl and guests live from our Takaka studio for Fresh Start Friday.

22-09-2023 17:18
Community Conversations - Sep 21 2023 - Jo Lang

Fresh FM

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

22-09-2023 17:16
A BalanSING - Sep 22 2023

Fresh FM

A BalanSING, GalanJAH selects foremost from Roots and Fruits of Sisterly Reggae, within a Global Musical Forest.

22-09-2023 17:00
Faces of Selwyn - Parminder Kaur: A passion for Holi Festival and the Selwyn community 

Plains FM 96.9

In this episode we sit down with Parminder Kaur who 14 years ago travelled to Aotearoa with her husband and two young children in hopes for a new adventure and lifestyle. Living in Christchurch for majority of her time here, Parminder and her family moved to Selwyn last year where they built their dream home. Since then she has been a vital part of the Selwyn community, winning silver in the Community Volunteering category at Selwyn Awards this year. She has also become Chair of the IndianNZ association of Christchurch Inc. and The Women's Helping Hand Trust.

22-09-2023 16:30
Wrestling Roundup - 22-09-2023

Free FM

Join Grady and Josh every week as they run down what happened in wrestling in the past 7days.

22-09-2023 16:30
Tim's Movie Moments - Draco's Heart Scene from the Movie Dragon heart

Plains FM 96.9

A Tale about a Knight, Sir Bowen, that teams up with a dragon. The dragon Draco. But there is more in this Tale I am going into.

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