Emergency Broadcasts

The following radio networks have agreed to carry civil defence information and advice in an emergency :


Radio New Zealand (101.7 FM or 675 AM)
Newstalk ZB (1098 AM)
More FM (92.1 FM)
Radio Live (99.3 FM or 94.5 FM)
The Breeze (94.5 FM)
Classic Hits (97.7)

Timaru and Waimate

Port FM (92.3 FM or 97.8 FM Timaru Only)
Newstalk ZB (1152 AM)
Classic Hits (98.7 FM)


Port FM (93.7)


Radio Ashburton (873 AM)
Classic Hits (92.5 FM)
Port FM (94.9 FM or 98.9 FM)

Emergency information will also be issued to local websites, print media and television stations.