Our Stories

ASB Polyfest leaders share experiences and culture at conference

posted: 9:00 am - 27th January 2019

More than 100 Auckland secondary school cultural leaders put on their school uniforms early to represent their school and culture at this year's ASB Polyfest Leaders Conference 2019. Read more

Passionate about Pacific success

posted: 10:00 am - 26th January 2019

Working with a team who is passionate about Pacific success is a driving force for Hazel Umaga, an intern at the Ministry for Pacific Peoples (MPP). Read more

Need for visibility and inclusion fuels Pacific artist

posted: 10:00 am - 25th January 2019

Artist and Pacific LGBTQI+ advocate Tanu Gaga’s motivation to put his community’s needs ahead of his own, stems largely from his values upheld by his upbringing and experiences as a Pacific person, part of the diaspora in Aotearoa. Read more

Pacific Media Network reaches milestone

posted: 12:00 pm - 19th January 2019

Reaching more of the growing Pacific diaspora in Aotearoa is behind a name change of a popular radio station in Auckland. Pacific Media Network’s (PMN) 531pi is now called PMN 531, and will be broadcast nationwide following a launch last week. Read more

Passion for providing a voice for Pacific

posted: 11:00 am - 19th January 2019

Mabel Muller became a Journalist by “default” however on reflection, she believes it was her destined path all along. The 23-year-old Tongan is the new Producer for PMN 531’s Breakfast Show and a welcome addition to the radio station's breakfast crew. Read more