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Central FM is a locally owned and operated radio station and the staff at Central FM pride themselves on keeping our local communities in Central Hawke's Bay and Tararua up to date with local news and local events. Our radio station features a range of regular shows and interviews with our local and national communities.
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Interview with Dr Hinemoa Elder June 2022

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Steve Wyn Harris interviews Aaron Topp from Hatuma Lime
Steve and Aaron go back to 1953 when the Queen was visiting New Zealand. On this particular day, the Royal Train made a private stop for lunch amongst the rolling green hills of Hatuma. Aaron shares a family anecdote about his Grandfather Jo Topp a marketing genius and the sneaky tip-off that led to an impressive 130-yard welcome for Her Royal Majesty Queen Elizabeth. 
10:02
September 15, 2022
Steve Wyn Harris interviews commercial fisherman Richard Kibblewhite
Steve Wyn Harris interviews commercial fisherman Richard Kibblewhite while at sea off the coast of Porangahau. Hear about life as a commercial fisherman in New Zealand. Plus some tips for the recreational fishers. 
09:49
August 08, 2022
Steve Wyn Harris interviews Amanda King about her book A load of Bull
Steve Wyn Harris interviewed Amanda King of "By The Horns"  about her newly released coffee table book A Load of Bull. A stunning photographic book recording the extraordinary beauty of farm animals - cattle to be precise! In this book, she has collected her favourite prints and arranged them by breed: Angus; Belted Galloway; Bison; Brahman; Charolais; Friesian; Hereford; Highland; Jersey; Limousin; Murray Grey; Red Devon; Shorthorn; Speckle Park; Texas Longhorn; Wagyu; White Galloway; and Zebu. Amanda also tells brief stories of some of these animals, their personalities, and how the shoot day went. As you may imagine, it's not always entirely straightforward!  Find out more at https://www.penguin.co.nz/books/a-load-of-bull-9780143776741  
08:33
August 08, 2022
Interview with Dr Hinemoa Elder June 2022
Central FM's Breakfast host Donald Parkinson interviews Dr Hinemoa Elder about the inspiration for her top-selling locally published book Aroha.
07:33
July 11, 2022
Central FM - Emma Twigg
Listen to the Coaches interview with Emma Twigg an Olympic Gold medallist having won the women's single scull event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
17:11
October 20, 2021