Radio Programmes and Podcasts
Community and Arts
Better off Read
A Podcast about reading and writing with Pip Adam.
Boomer Music and Banter
A radio show focused on having fun and talking about older people's issues.
Catching up with Community
From Community Networks Wellington. Keeping communities connected through discussion on local topical issues, and showcasing community groups.
Keeping the community sector up-to-date about topical issues.
Community Drive Monday
Community Drive Tuesday
Community Drive Wednesday
Community Drive Thursday
Community Drive Friday
Community Drive - Hutt Zone
The Hutt Zone - news, interviews and fantastic music.
Educating for Social Change
To promote and encourage adult education for social change.
News Ad Lib
Promoting all Wellington City Libraries services, with a special focus on services which benefit our increasingly diverse community!
NZ History Podcast
Audio podcasts of New Zealand history seminars.
Documentaries, public talks, and panel discussions from around the Wellington region.
Children and Youth
Flying Away with Your Visa
Your hosts Ekaterina and Amey discuss the happenings at Victoria University and the wider world.
Learnt My Lesson
Tune in as we discuss the ups and downs of our lives.
A recommendation and review podcast made by students at Rāroa Intermediate.
Rise Up, Maranga (R.U.M)!
Young folks from Spectrum Care and what matters to them!
Stories by Simon
Simon Taylor, children's author and professional storyteller, presents chapters of his books for younger listeners.
Suzy & Friends
Join Suzy and Friends for some stories and songs!
Awesome music and interesting topics from the youth of today.
Disability and Health
AA on Air
A fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength, hope and help to recover from alcoholism.
Anofale Fa'atupu Ola Pasifika
An antenatal/postnatal support group for women in the Hutt Valley.
Brooklyn Galleria Half Hour
A mix of music and interviews from successful people with mixed-abilities.
He Tifa Ola
Discussing everyday health issues and raising awareness of health services for Pacific families.
Noda Bula e Aotearoa
A health focused programme for the Wellington Fijian community.
Exploring the diversity of disability issues.
Not the Sex Talk
A podcast for whānau, caregivers, teachers, youth workers and anyone curious about relationships and sexuality education in New Zealand.
Punaaga Vagahau Niue
A programme to promote Niue language and public health.
Empathetic people with an anti-discriminatory attitude, and a dogged sense of social justice.
Join Transformer DJ’s as they discuss the news, issues and current affairs that they are passionate about. From IDEA Services.
Music and Special Interest
Back Porch Bluegrass
Hosted by Paul Trenwith, covering classic bands, traditional stylists, and contemporary groups as well as some 'roots' bluegrass and new-grass.
New Zealand Music
Your chance to get on air at Wellington Access Radio!
Garage rock, garage punk, proto-punk, freakbeat & psychedelia.
Terry's Songwriters Show
Terry Shore interviews undiscovered Wellington songwriters.
The Wolfman Show
Classical film themes from back home. Allowing people to relive their favourite masterpieces.
Town and Country Aotearoa
Town & Country is a late night revelation of traditionally-based pearls (and swines) from the 19th century right on through to 21st century quirk.
Popular and contemporary music of an enduring quality.
Gender and Sexuality
Get Woke Wellington
Brought to you by the Wellington Branch of New Zealand's National Council of Women.
Coast Access Radio’s programme for gay people and their friends on the Kāpiti/Horowhenua Coast and beyond.
NUKU is a movement! Powered by, made by and made for, Indigenous women – mā hine, mō hine, kia hine!
QUILTED BANANAS Radio
Providing lively coverage of news, politics, activities, interviews and music for queer women & non-binary folk.
Speak Out brings news, music, stories and media from rainbow communities in New Zealand to air!
Language and Culture
Aakashwani Bharat Bhavan
The latest in Indian community events, news and interviews, plus the most popular Bollywood music.
Aspects of Israel
News and information from Israel which won't be heard in the mainstream media.
An Arabic programme for the Wellington Arabic community.
Filled with Irish news, live music, and tales.
Music and news from Cyprus and Greece.
From Croatia with Love
Music, news, and current events from Croatia. Hosted by Ivo Curac and his daughter Laura.
Goethe on Air
Music, news, and more from the Goethe-Institut New Zealand – the German cultural institute.
Greek Orthodox Community
Presented and produced by Niki Yiavasis-Christie, and bringing you the latest news, notices, and music for the Greek community.
With contributors across Aotearoa, Iranz Ava is by and for the Iranian community.
Presented by Oliver Lee from Planet FM in Auckland.
Modern, Māori youth with good vibes and great chats!
Jewish Cultural Programme
Books, films, art, music, exhibitions and historic events.
Ko e Kelesi Ma'au
News and information for the Tongan community.
A fun and light-hearted show bringing you the best Filipino music and stories.
Language Weeks 2021
Special broadcasts from 2021 Language Weeks.
Le'o 'Oe Kalifanafana
News and current affairs in Tongan.
Mafutaga Faifeau Ma Faletua
News and views from the Samoan Community.
Niuean Community Programme
Fostering and promoting Niuean culture, language and traditions.
Noda Bula e Aotearoa
A Fijian language show.
NZ Kong Yeah!
A Cantonese view on daily life and cultural diversity in New Zealand.
An exciting weekly two hour current affairs program featuring topical national kaupapa from a Māori perspective.
A fresh and vibrant program for the Latin American community in Wellington. News, interviews, lots of music and more.
Celebrating the Cook Islands community.
Radio Viti e_Aotearoa
Fijian radio show.
Samoa Capital Radio
A mix of education, health, welfare, law, employment, general information and discussion.
Say Mê Việt Nam / Passionate Vietnam
Celebrating the culture and uniqueness of Vietnam through music, stories and language.
Tamil on Air
A show that brings you all the latest trending Tamil songs, current Wellington happenings, classic black & white melodies, and much more.
The bilingual podcast of Te Wānanga o Aotearoa, aimed at anyone wanting a relaxed and fun introduction to te reo or tikanga Māori.
Stories of women with international backgrounds on their lives in Aotearoa.
Centering African-NZers/Black-NZers stories and experiences.
The Malaysian Show
Malaysians in Wellington talking about current issues and personal anecdotes related to Malaysia and New Zealand.
The Voice of Ninevah
For the local Assyrian Community.
The Voice of the Cook Islands
Music and news from the Cook Islands.
A show for the Cook Islands community.
Tugaki O Tokelau
For the Tokelauan Community.
Ula Su'i Fefiloi
Entertaining, informing, empowering, and building resilience in the Pasifika and wider community in the Wellington Region.
Voice of Aroha
Voice of Aroha is an inclusive platform representing the voices of a variety of communities and their perspectives on many topics.
Voice of Sri Lanka
News and information in Sinhala and English.
Yalo i Viti
Pertinent issues that impact the lives of Indigenous Fijians residing in Aotearoa.
Religion and Spirituality
Aua Ni Masu
An Inter-Christian Denominational Hour of Prayer for all in Aotearoa during these challenging times of COVID19.
Greek Orthodox Holy Metropolis of New Zealand
A religious programme for the Christian Greek Orthodox community.
Lower Hutt Seventh-Day Adventist Church
The Holy Ghost will inspire, exhort and empower your life. Presented in English, Māori, and Cook Islands Māori.
O Le Fetu Ao
Religious words for the Samoan Community.
Ole Malamalama Ola
Samoan Seventh-Day Adventist, Porirua.
Religious words for the Cook Islands Community.
Samoan Seventh-Day Adventist, Porirua.
Samoa Ala Mai
A Christian programme to encourage, unite and advise the Samoan community.
A faith-based programme for family and community of all ages.
Taulogologo Ile Afioga Paia Ale Atua
A programme in Samoan for the Baptist community.
The one awaited by all religions has come when we least expect it.