How To Listen

RNZ Pacific (RNZI) broadcasts at the following frequencies and times to different parts of the Pacific Region.

Expect schedule changes from time to time to take account of propagation to our target audience.

NB: Every month on the first Wednesday is Maintenance day at our transmitter site from 2230 - 0600 UTC. ( Thursdays 1030 - 1800 NZST) During this period there may be interruptions to our programmes.

26 Mar 2017 - 28 Oct 2017

UTCkHzTargetDays
04:59 - 06:58 11725 AM Pacific Daily
06:59 - 10:58 7425 (AM) Pacific Daily
10:59 - 12:58 7425 (AM) NW Pacific, PNG Daily
12:59 - 18:58 5995 AM Pacific Sat
12:59 - 16:50 5995 AM Pacific Sun - Fri
16:51 - 17:45 6115 DRM Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga Sun - Fri
17:46 - 18:35 6115 DRM Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga Sun - Fri
18:36 - 19:50 9760 DRM Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga Sun - Fri
18:59 - 19:58 9700 AM Pacific Sat
19:51 - 20:50 11690 DRM Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga Sun - Fri
19:59 - 20:58 11725 AM Pacific Sat
20:51 - 22:58 13840 AM Pacific Daily
22:59 - 04:58 15720 AM Pacific Daily

Bougainville/Papua New Guinea and Timor Transmission 1100 -1300 UTC

From 1100 -1300 UTC our programme is directed to the North Western Pacific and Asia.

Satellite

RNZI is available on Satellite, courtesy of TVNZ Pacific Service.

The coverage area extends from Singapore, and eastward to the Cook Islands, which includes Fiji, Tonga, Niue and Samoa.

  • IS19/23 C Slot A
  • DL 4146.5 V
  • FEC 3/4
  • SR 5.6320

How to Listen

Shortwave frequencies
List of radio frequencies around the Pacific

RNZI programmes
List of Radio New Zealand International programmes available to listen online

RNZI podcasts
Links to podcast feeds for Radio New Zealand International programmes

World Radio Network
Timetable of international broadcasts through the World Radio Network

Rebroadcasters
List of radio stations across the Pacific region that broadcast RNZI programmes

QSL
Send us a shortwave reception report

About our transmitters
Technical information about our broadcast equipment