Connect Inform Support is a new show created and hosted by Parent to Parent - the not-for-profit organisation supporting families and whanau of babies, children, teens and adults with any type of di......

Free FM CHALK FEST 2018!

It's back! Join us for the 2018 Free FM Chalk Fest in Civic Square on Saturday 03 March. Come and create chalk art and be in to win a host of cool prizes. There will be two competitions running - o......

Free Breakfast Welcomes RNZ National News

We are delighted to announce a partnership with RNZ, bringing national news updates to The Free Breakfast at 8 and 9am weekdays.

The Coffee Room with Gary Farrow

Gary’s career in journalism brought him from Auckland in 2016 and he’s never been happier than he is in the Tron. Gary takes a deep dive into civic stories surrounding Hamilton and the W......

Free FM hosts 2017 ACAB Conference

Over the weekend of 6-8 October, Free FM is hosting colleagues from across NZ's Community Access sector for the 2017 ACAB conference. Read more about our national organisation...

Meet the 2017 Election Contenders!

Hear from the 2017 General Election Candidates with our The Contenders live radio show - Wednesdays at midday.

Talofa Samoa launches!

Our local Samoan community has a voice on local airwaves with the launch of Talofa Samoa!  The show airs 6pm Wednesdays and 6am Fridays and is podcast via

#NZMM 2017

It's #NZMusicMonth and again we're getting in deep - with over 60% local and national music right across The Free Breakfast! Loads of cool new local releases, and a Kiwi Feature Album every week of ......

From our Canadian peers...

Free FM has entered a content-sharing deal with our community radio friends in Canada. The first show being rebroadcast here is CanQueer.

Chalk Fest is BACK!

Free FM's Super Hero Chalk Fest - make art in the street!   Read more
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