In 2017 Planet FM is 30 years old. Planet FM’s history reflects the life of the region we represent and the communities who have chosen to make media in support of established and new communities in up to 52 languages. Among the rich array of programming there are cultural reflections, special needs and interests, colourful music selections and a great array of community conversations. We are celebrating not only our 30 years but our role in reflecting Aucklanders in all our diversity.
Sponsored by Framework Trust and on air since 1993, 'Take It From Us" addresses the issues of recovery and wellbeing. 'Take it From Us" actively encourages positive wellness and the participation of people with lived experience of mental distress in the show. Hear guests on current topics, who speak candidly about what's good and what's not good for their mental health.
Finance, Industrial, Retail, Stores and Transport – First Union works among them all and, with the influx of international workers, find themselves organising through Unemig – the Union Network of Migrants. A team of Union organisers is on air keeping workers in touch with developments in the workplace with commentary, interviews, discussions and news of action towards fairness and justice.