History

1990 - 1994

Raukawa FM's Opening

First open air concert introducing Raukawa FM to the wider community

First payment made by NZ on Air

First survey conducted of listening audience

Raukawa FM supported tainui games held in Kawhia

Raukawa FM supported the now known as Raukawa Education and Training Establishment

Raukawa FM instrumental in the set up of the first raukawa newspaper Te Paki o Raukawa KIA ORA NEWS

Re-Vamp of studio Equipment

Open to celebrate 2nd birthday and show off renovations

Change from old frequency 94.6 to New frequencys 95.7 and 90.6 for the wider Waikato

1995 - 1999

Scotts system automation was installed

Buiding renovation made

Independently linked into the star network

Raukawa FM maihi blessing of "IRIRANGI" Conducted by Matangi Hepi

Initial setting up of maori media network

Started taking RNZ news

Barouda survey conducted of listening audience 75% in South Waikato area

Upgrading of back studio

2000 - 2004

Outside Broadcast Warehouse and also another Broadcast down Leith Place

First Iwi Radio Station to go online

2005 - 2009

Maori Media Awards Outstanding contribution to Radio Industry

Youth Park was built behind the Raukawa FM Radio Station. It was built in just 72 Hours. Raukawa FM Celebrated their 18th Birthday at Te Wananga O Aotearoa, Tokoroa. Te Tohu Rangatira na Raukawa Reo

Korowaitanga Kaumatua Emare Nikora 20 years service to te Kohanga Reo

Emare Nikora Whakapakari Tino Rangatiratanga Accredited

Emare Nikora Queens Service Medal for services to Maori

2010 - 2014

Countdown was built opposite the Raukawa FM Radio Station

Maori Language Awards

Raukawa Charitable Trust Long Term Award, The Wider Community Award, Supreme Long Term Award

Raukawa FM upgraded to a new system called Simian and continue to use this system today

Cook Island Christmas Celebration at the Raukawa FM Radio Station

Mike King hosted Its cool to Korero live here at the Raukawa FM Radio Station

Raukawa FM Christmas Special

New building was painted

2015 - 2019

New fend line and a Raukawa FM Billboard attached to Fence

Mike King Community Korero

Celebrate Cook Island & Maori Language Week, Community Event

On-Air Studio and Production Studio upgraded

Cook Island Christmas Show Celebration

Raukawa FM Restructure

Celebrate 25th Birthday

Mayoral Debate with The Four South Waikato Candidates

Broadcast LIVE Online and On-Air, 2017 Manu Korero

On-Air Listen