Media Releases

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  • Changes to Afternoon Programming - Radio New Zealand National

    Simon Mercep takes over from Jim Mora as host of Afternoons on Radio New Zealand National from 1pm to 4pm this afternoon in the first stage of a two-step process of change for the network's afternoon and drive time news programming.

    Released 10:32 am on 12 May 2014

  • Radio New Zealand Dominates Spoken Programme Categories - 2014 New Zealand Radio Awards

    Radio New Zealand has won all four categories in the Best Spoken Programmes section of the 2014 New Zealand Radio Awards announced this evening. Radio New Zealand has also won both New Zealand Produced Music Programme Awards.

    Released 7:45 pm on 8 May 2014

  • Composer Competition for Gallipoli Centenary

    2015 is the centenary of the Gallipoli landings. As part of commemorations, Australia’s ABC Classic FM and Radio New Zealand Concert are inviting Australian and New Zealand composers to submit original compositions in their joint competition Gallipoli Songs.

    Released 1:50 pm on 1 May 2014

  • New Format for Sunday Morning and a dream role for Wallace Chapman

    Radio New Zealand has announced a significant change for the Sunday Morning programme when Wallace Chapman hosts his first show on Sunday 30th  March on Radio New Zealand National. 

    Released 1:05 pm on 10 March 2014

  • Guyon Espiner to co-present Morning Report

    High profile political journalist and broadcaster Guyon Espiner will replace Morning Report presenter Geoff Robinson on Radio New Zealand’s top-rating news programme.

    Released 10:34 am on 30 December 2013

  • Wallace Chapman to host Sunday Morning

    Radio New Zealand has announced the appointment of Wallace Chapman as the new host for Sunday Morning on Radio New Zealand National, replacing Chris Laidlaw who presents his final programme tomorrow, Sunday 22nd December.

    Released 11:41 am on 21 December 2013

  • Geoff Robinson Replacement Sought

    Radio New Zealand has begun its search to replace Morning Report presenter Geoff Robinson.

    Released 10:03 am on 4 December 2013

  • Geoff Robinson Announces Retirement

    Radio New Zealand National presenter, Geoff Robinson, is to retire in April next year after a broadcasting career spanning more than 40 years.

    Released 9:04 am on 28 November 2013

  • Radio New Zealand in the Steps of Douglas Mawson

    Radio New Zealand’s Our Changing World presenter, Veronika Meduna, has joined a group of international scientists on the first leg of an expedition to explore the sub-antarctic islands, studying climatic change and its impact on the islands' ecology.

    Released 11:55 am on 27 November 2013

  • Radio New Zealand Launches THEWIRELESS

    Up front, in-depth and in tune, Radio New Zealand’s new online network, THEWIRELESS, delivers multi-platform public service media to a generation of New Zealanders who have grown up in a digital age.

    Released 5:02 pm on 31 October 2013

  • International Recognition for Online Innovation

    Radio New Zealand has been selected as a finalist in the international World Summit Awards which honour excellence in multimedia creativity and promote the world’s most innovative online applications.

    Released 11:06 am on 1 August 2013

  • Radio New Zealand CEO to Depart in July

    The Board of Radio New Zealand and incumbent Chief Executive and Editor in Chief, Peter Cavanagh, have reached a mutual agreement that will result in Peter Cavanagh terminating his contract with Radio New Zealand on Friday 12th July.

    Released 3:27 pm on 5 July 2013

  • New York Gold for Kim Hill

    Radio New Zealand presenter Kim Hill has won her second major international broadcasting award of the past year, being awarded a Gold Medal by the Grand Jury at the 2013 New York Festival Radio Awards.

    Released 11:44 am on 18 June 2013

  • Appointment of Radio New Zealand Chief Executive and Editor-in-Chief

    The Board of Radio New Zealand has today appointed Paul Thompson as the next Chief Executive and Editor-in-Chief of the national public service broadcaster.

    Released 4:50 pm on 13 June 2013

  • Kim Hill Returns to Morning Report

    International Radio Personality of the Year, Kim Hill, is to step in and co-present New Zealand’s most popular radio programme, Morning Report, while long serving presenter Geoff Robinson takes a break in June.

    Released 12:59 pm on 30 May 2013

  • Kim Hill Scoops New Zealand Radio Awards

    International Radio Personality of the Year, Kim Hill, has been recognised by New Zealand radio industry colleagues and award judges in the 2013 New Zealand Radio Awards announced today.

    Released 6:10 pm on 16 May 2013

  • Radio New Zealand starts search for new CEO

    Radio New Zealand has initiated an appointment process to find a replacement for Chief Executive and Editor-in-Chief, Peter Cavanagh, when he completes his term later this year.

    Released 4:37 pm on 18 January 2013

  • Radio New Zealand Tops Ratings for 2012

    Audience figures released today show that Radio New Zealand National was New Zealand’s top rating radio station in 2012.

    Released 12:16 pm on 14 January 2013

  • Kim Hill wins AIB International Radio Personality of the Year

    Kim Hill is the 2012 International Radio Personality of the Year. The announcement was made at a glittering award ceremony in London attended by senior executives, producers and journalists from radio and television organisations around the world.

    Released 1:53 pm on 8 November 2012

  • Awards Recognise Radio New Zealand Journalists

    Awards have been announced for two senior Radio New Zealand journalists, Karen Brown, and Susan Murray, recognising their outstanding achievements in areas of specialist reporting.

    Released 3:15 pm on 25 October 2012

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