Radio New Zealand National
(formerly National Radio) is a publicly-funded non-commercial New Zealand English language radio network
operated by Radio New Zealand
. It specialises in programmes dedicated to news, the arts, music, and New Zealand culture
generally, including some material in the Māori language
National's weekday output between 06:00 and midnight is characterized by the alternation of three extended news and current-affairs sequences–running for between one and three hours each–with three varied-content magazine-style programmes, each of which lasts for three to five hours.
Morning Report - Te Pūrongo o te Ata - Geoff Robinson and Simon Mercep - 06:00-09:00
Morning Report is Radio New Zealand National's long-running flagship breakfast programme. It is a three-hour news programme airing between 06:00 and 09:00 on weekdays. The programme consists of half-hourly news and weather updates from Radio New Zealand
News and more in-depth coverage of the news between these updates.
News and weather bulletins are read by Nicola Wright
from the Radio New Zealand News
studio half hourly at 06:00, 06:30, 07:00, 07:30, 08:00 and 08:30. Brief recaps of top stories being followed by the Morning Report programme occur half hourly at 06:15, 06:45, 07:15, 07:45 and 08:15.
Specialised segments air at the same time every day. After the 06:00 news there are sports, Pacific, rural and Maori news bulletins. After the 06:30 news there is a summary of... Read More