OAR FM hosts podcasts and radio shows by, for and about young people in Ōtepoti Dunedin. Programmes are broadcast on radio 105.4 FM and 1575 AM, podcast on & other platforms like Spotify and Apple Podcasts.

Make your own podcasts and radio shows! Share your passions, stories, culture, languages, and uniqueness in an inclusive environment.

Experience broadcasting and podcasting with us and gain valuable technical and presentation skills.

Get in touch with Arina Aizal, the Station’s Youth Coordinator at for more information!

Current Youth Zone Shows

Dunedin Youth Council On Air – Mondays 4 PM
News, Updates and Interviews from the current members of the Dunedin Youth Council – Weekly

Back In My Day – Mondays 4.30 PM
We learn about life through connecting our older and younger generations. – Weekly

Political Pulse – Tuesday 3 PM
Unravel politics with the energy of youth with Irfaan Ariffin. No filters, just fresh perspectives. – Fortnightly

Thoughts and Theories – Tuesday 4 PM
Join Asya Ahmadasri as she gives her thoughts and delves deeper into the theories of popular films, books, TV shows and other fun things. – Fortnightly

Cutting Room Floor – Tuesday 4 PM
Hosted by Lydia Butler, where nothing is off-topic or too niche. – Fortnightly

Filmography Now! – Wednesday 4 PM
Join Leo and various guest hosts, for a deep dive into the latest and classic non-mainstream film and television. – Fortnightly

Little Fish in the Big Sea – Wednesday 4 PM
Shining light on the little voices that are lost in all the commotion. – Fortnightly

Vibe Check – Wednesday 4.30 PM
Features young people and youth support organisations in Dunedin! – Fortnightly

Glow As We Grow – Thursday 3 PM
Hosted by Zoe Song – Weekly

Coming soon!


Fletcher’s World – Thursday 3.30 PM
Listen as Fletcher brings you music, chat, and segments like you’ve never heard before. – Fortnightly

Sofea’s Study Space – Thursday 3.30 PM
Sofea discusses different study techniques and how they can be implemented into a study routine. – Fortnightly

Global Youth NZ – Thursdays 4 PM
A show for young people, by young people. Jaiyvish and Tallulah bring you an hour of multicultural info, music, news and special guests. – Weekly

NZ Secondary Schools’ Student Council – Thursday 5 PM
 Stay informed with the actions and latest updates from the New Zealand Secondary Schools’ Student Council. – Every 4 weeks

Factbeast – Friday 3.30 PM
Let’s dive into a world of exciting facts on Factbeast, hosted by Ajax Banstola. – Fortnightly

Spilling The RealiTEA – Friday 3.30 PM
Hosted by Vika Johnson. – Fortnightly

Coming soon!

Off Topic – Fridays 4 PM
Pippa and Ashane brings you news and information about pop culture, lifestyle, music, student life, books, creative projects, exciting things happening in the youth culture of Dunedin and more! – Weekly

Youth Zone Projects