OAR Programmes

Kampai Japan
Apr 25 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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Chieko (Osaka) and Yukako are your hosts for one hour of Japanese music, news, current events and general chatter.

A touch of Kiwi music and news and a chance to learn an every-day Japanese phrase or word.

We welcome any information, news or events you may have.

Buddhist Radio (English)
Apr 26 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm

1218058830-70Buddhist teaching and history, with great advice for novice or experienced meditators.

Mā Te Oro Ka Ora – Good Sounds, Good Health
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Woven Stories
Apr 28 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Woven Stories is for children or the young at heart.

Join storyteller and artist Allie Simpson as she weaves through original, local and classical stories for children and whole the family.

Along with her guests, Allie celebrates and finds the creative tales that surround us, including the stories our children tell today.

Celtic World
Apr 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

NL_CelticWorld (1)Join Douglas MacMillan every Sunday afternoon at 2 for an hour of music and song from the Celtic nations and beyond.

In traditional and modern styles, and in languages both native and adopted, hear the Celtic World brought right to your home through the magic of radio.

The Lave Mai Show
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A platform that brings together Tongan students and other youth, to discuss and express their thoughts on issues they face, that may not be appropriate to discuss in their cultural settings. The show is presented by Mary Jane Kivalu, Melania Napa’a & Taina Puloka who are all current students at the University of Otago.

For more information please go onto the The Lave Mai Show facebook page or email thelavemaishow@gmail.com

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La Vida Loca
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Lina and Adelso take us on a tour of the Spanish-speaking regions of the world for an hour of Spanish language, music and culture on Mondays @ 7pm – Part of the Connecting Cultures Zone on Otago Access Radio

Visit the La Vida Loca facebook page

Namasthe Telugu
Apr 30 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm

PCST_Namasthe Telugu-minTelugu is one of the sweetest languages spoken in the southern part of India – known as the Italian of the East due to its melodic nature. Listen to Telugu songs that are rich in music and meaning, and hear more about this beautiful place, on Namasthe Telugu with Sasi Bhushan.

Thanks to the Office of Ethnic Communities Settling In Fund for its support of Otago Access Radio’s Connecting Cultures Zone.

Chinese Cultural Music Night
Apr 30 @ 8:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Dorothy and HillaryJoin and Hillary Hang and Ian Shan every Monday @ 8.30pm for a half-hour of Chinese music and real-life stories, and a celebration of Chinese culture.

Mabuhay Radio Filipino
Apr 30 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

We invite you to listen in for a range of guest interviews and music to entertain and inform our kabayans about a variety of topics to help you make a smooth transition to the Kiwi way of life. We also want to show off the talents and skills that Filipinos bring to New Zealand and especially Canterbury! So if you have an interest in Filipino culture and language, and want to hear information about settling in as migrants here tune in and join Carlos, Delia, Allan, Lydia and April and guests for an hour each Monday at 9pm. We’d love to have your company!

This programme was first broadcast on our sister station, Plains FM in Christchurch