Kia Ora FM 89.8 celebrates a fresh change this year, with a revamped On Air Schedule that was introduced in April 2014, along with two Community Liaison roles that take the team out of the studio and into the heart of our Rangitāne community on a daily basis. Hosts and Management have been working on new show content and structure, to provide a dynamic and complimentary blend of Te Reo and English 24/7. The team anxiously awaits listener feedback regarding the new format.
The studio, production room and administration offices have had a complete refurbishment that is both comfortable and practical and is enjoyed by staff and manuhiri alike.
External engagements over the past month have included:
The services KFM have provided this year to the Manawatu and wider listening audience have included:
Kia Ora FM 89.8 TEAM 2014
The Kia Ora FM 89.8 crew this year include: Matua Rocky Hudson, Lisa Check, Peter Cleave, Nathan Maniapoto, Ola Matalave and Craven Noble.
The Kia Ora FM team are supported by Lisa Check, Programme Director and Nathan Maniapoto the Production Manager.
Don’t forget you can tune in and listen to Kia Ora FM 89.8, if you do not live within our broadcasting area, so connect in to your tribal pulse!
Updated 20 April 2020Current StatusOur team is functioning at 100%. Te Māngai Pāho staff members are safe, well and working remotely from home right across the country, Tāmaki Makaurau to Ōtautahi.In terms of our daily operation, we are particularly focused on the following:COVID-19 ResponseWe are very conscious of the profound impact the current lockdown restrictions are having on the sector we fund. While our ability to throw more money at issues is limited, we are (and have been) able to work with producers to adjust contracted deadlines and deliverables where necessary. We are also tryi...Find Out More