Auckland Radio Trust - BBC World Service - 810AM

We broadcast the following New Zealand programmes as well as those of the BBC World Service, Live from London.


Food and Wine - Hosted by Christopher Price from Food Marketing Ltd.
A three-minute Food & Wine feature with the objective of providing listeners with up to date information about local seasonal produce. Easy to prepare meals & entertaining suggestions with recommended wines to match.

We cover local Auckland Farmers markets, new local & imported food products, new wine releases & useful culinary or wine tips including health information about proven functional foods such as Salmon & omega 3 fish oils or foods with a low GI (glycemic index). The programme will have an emphasis on enjoying good fresh New Zealand food for a healthy lifestyle.

"Food and Wine" is broadcast at 1pm on both Saturday and Sunday
Click to email Chris


The Hills are Alive - New Zealand Music - Presented and Compiled by Annabel Kean
Annabel has been involved in the New Zealand music industry from a young age, attending all ages gigs from the get-go, and soaking up the Aotearoa music scene ever since. Now the assistant editor for music website Undertheradar.co.nz, Flying Nun's social media manager, and local musician herself, she has her finger on the pulse of alternative music.

"The Hills are Alive" is Broadcast on Saturday at 6.30pm and Wednesday at 11.30pm
Click to email Annabel


New Zealand Book Club - Presented and compiled by Doris Mousdale
Doris is arguably New Zealand's leading Book and Literature commentator She has been in the book trade for over thirty years both here and in Britain. After 15 years as National Book Market Manager and Book Promotions Manager with a major New Zealand book chain.

The programme is a mix of reviews and interviews of books from New Zealand and around the world with a look at the local and international best-sellers as well as introducing new local authors.

"New Zealand Book Club" is Broadcast on Sunday at 7.30pm and Thursday at 11.30pm
Click to email Doris