World FM is a low power FM (LPFM) radio station originally based in Tawa,
Wellington, New Zealand.
As from 2016 our main studio and internet services have moved to Marahau & Stoke, in the Nelson region, however
we still operate an FM service to Tawa.
Our aim is to play a mix of some of the best world
music, Kiwi classics, and
a selection of radio programming from around the world.
We are currently broadcasting on 88.2 MHz, in Tawa, Wellington,
New Zealand, using an NRG PPL Pro III transmitter
, and Stereo Tool
stereo & RDS encoding software.
Our antenna is a tuneable 1/4-wave groundplane from the FM DX Antenna Company
World FM has been on air since March 2005, using a
variety of frequencies in the 88 MHz LPFM band.
broadcast in Marahau, near the entrance to the Abel Tasman
National Park, Nelson. This currently operates on 88.2 MHz, using
a BW Broadcast transmitter.
Our programming is managed using StationPlaylist's
Studio & Creator software packages.
You can contact the station via email at
Our postal address is:
PO Box 2213
Phone/Text/SMS: +64 (22) 437 2406
Twitter: WorldFMTawa & World FM Programming
Zealand Business Number (NZBN): 9429043735266
World FM is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com
World FM is a participant in the Amazon Europe S.a.r.L. Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk, Amazon.de & Amazon.fr
World FM is a participant in the Amazon.co.jp Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.jp
World FM is owned & operated by Chris Mackerell as a division of
Chris Mackerell in the World FM studio & shortwave
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