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Otago Access Radio

Otago Access Radio

Dunedin Dunedin's Community Access radio station
Listen To Otago Access Radio Live Now Visit Otago Access Radio Website Email Otago Access Radio OAR FM Dunedin is a vibrant, not-for-profit station, hosting programmes by, for and about our local communities. We broadcast from Dunedin on 105.4FM and 1575AM, and stream live from this website. Our aim is to provide the diverse range of groups and individuals that make up the fabric of our society with a voice – encouraging participation, information sharing and involvement in community life.This guarantees listeners a fascinating blend of information, opinion and debate, along with an ad-free, entertaining mix of jazz, soul, blues, reggae and world music that includes the work of many talented New Zealand and local artists. As part of the network of 12 Community Access stations nationwide, we exist to provide you with opportunities to get involved in making, supporting or sponsoring programmes aimed at Dunedin and Otago listeners. OAR FM Dunedin is governed by the Hills Radio Trust.

Otago Access Radio Programmes

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150 Years of Eclectic Collecting 150 Years of Eclectic Collecting
Otago Museum 150th Anniversary Exhibition
360 Degrees 'Round Wazrock 360 Degrees 'Round Wazrock
Warren Voight charts a musical journey across eras.
A Shattered Life A Shattered Life
Dunedin man Darryl Smith talks of the abuse he suffered at a string of New Zealand and Australian religious and educational institutions, and his mission to seek an audience with the Pope.
AA Live AA Live
Find out how people just like you found sobriety in AA.
Disability and HealthEnglish
Afrocaribbean Show Afrocaribbean Show
An hour of African and African-influenced music
All Good Poems Wear Travelling Shoes All Good Poems Wear Travelling Shoes
Poetry readings and chat with local and visiting poets, and news on poetry events and book launches.
Arts and LiteratureEnglish
All Things Money All Things Money
The Lending Matters All Things Money radio show is about money, money, money.
Arts and LiteratureEnglish
Arts Hub Arts Hub
The latest in theatre, film, dance, music and the visual arts in Dunedin
Arts and LiteratureEnglish
Artwaves Artwaves
Artsenta supported arts studio present music and updates.
Arts and LiteratureEnglish
Arty Farty Hour Arty Farty Hour
Dunedin artists Ron Esplin and Andy Cook present tips and info for budding artists.
Arts and LiteratureEnglish
b2m Business Insights b2m Business Insights
B2M Business Insights, with your host Simon Fawkes, is the podcast for business owners and managers who are open to new ideas and who are willing to embrace change. Through tips on strategy, marketing and social media, we’ll stimulate fresh ideas for...
Business and MarketingEnglish
Bangers and Trash on Youth Zone Bangers and Trash on Youth Zone
Rosa and Trent bring you the best and the worst - filled with interviews, discussion and music for the after school audience
Youth ZoneEnglish
Being Healthy Naturally Being Healthy Naturally
Naturopath Francisca Griffin provides a guide to living well, with simple tips for positive change.
Disability and Health 
Bluesology Bluesology
Come along for the ride as Tony Nielsen celebrates the music of blues legends
Bringing Wellbeing to Life Bringing Wellbeing to Life
Bringing Wellbeing to Life – the show that takes the science of wellbeing off the page and into your life.
Disability and HealthEnglish
Buddhist Radio in English Buddhist Radio in English
Half an hour of Buddhist teachings in English, brought to you by the Buddhist Youth Association.
Religion and SpiritualityEnglish
Burns Fellowship 60th Anniversary Burns Fellowship 60th Anniversary
Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Burns Fellowship
Arts and LiteratureEnglish
Calder Prescott's My Kind of Jazz Calder Prescott's My Kind of Jazz
Choice selections from Dunedin's doyen of jazz
Celtic World Celtic World
Join Douglas MacMillan for an hour of music and song from the Celtic nations and beyond.
Languages and CulturesEnglish
Charlie's Angels: 24 Years of Writing Together Charlie's Angels: 24 Years of Writing Together
If you are looking for a writing group in the Otago area, or just enjoy listening to writers reading from their own work, tune in to Charlie's Angels.
Arts and LiteratureEnglish
Chinese Cultural Music Night Chinese Cultural Music Night
Half an hour of Chinese music and real-life stories, and a celebration of Chinese culture.
Languages and Cultures 
Choice As on Youth Zone Choice As on Youth Zone
Join Karl every second Tuesday, as he brings you the latest in local music as well as some kiwi favourites.
Youth ZoneEnglish
Chris's Country and Folk Extravaganza Chris's Country and Folk Extravaganza
Join Chris McFelin for an hour of great local and international classic Country and Folk tunes.
Community or Chaos Community or Chaos
Marvin Hubbard presents one-on-one interviews about ethics, politics and sustainability.
Comrade Caffeine Variety Hour Comrade Caffeine Variety Hour
Bringing the socialist banter you usually have over a pint or a cuppa to the airways!
Society and CultureEnglish