Get to Know Coast FM Below:

Coast FM Radio offers a massive radio network for the enthusiastic music listeners of NZ. It mainly broadcasts the R&B and pop music. Here to note, the network of “Coast FM Radio” includes a total of 17 stations (covering the major cities & provincial centers of NZ). According to reliable sources, the station features an estimated amount of 189,000 unique listeners per week so this is a very popular Kiwi Radio station.

Their programming style and format is basically aimed at a target group whose age group lies between 40 years to 64 years. The audience comprises of both male and female. Having a lucrative market share of 7.8% (in the extremely competitive Auckland radio market) – this station features itself as one of the highest-rated radio channels. Additionally, this radio network is pretty successful in “Bay of Plenty” – NZ’s North Island. In this particular region, Coast features to be the most popular and top-rated radio channel that has 23,000 listeners and an approximate market share of 15%.

Coming to the early history of this channel – well, it originally kick-started its journey in 2002 (as a local station of Hawke’s Bay). Soon, it expanded its market in Auckland. In the forthcoming years, the radio station rebranded itself and brought a nationwide coverage (beyond the regions of Hawke’s Bay and Auckland). To know more about this radio station, please check the following sections.

Popular Programs:

This station plays the most intriguing and the latest music that you’ll probably love to hear! It will provide you the ultimate musical escape from your daily grind. So, do you want to be a part of this easy going and uncluttered environment? Or, do you want to listen to the favorite shows of Coast? If yes, then keep reading.

1. Breakfast Show:

Brian Kelly hosts this early morning breakfast show from 6 am to 10 am. He will certainly keep you connected with what’s going on in your locality. There will be the usual updates on latest news, chances of winning fantastic prizes, loads of listener interaction, a great variation of music. Thus this breakfast show brings you an endless chatter without much hype.

Plus, every morning at 9 am, Brian Kelly hosts “Classic Hits Collection” and plays three songs back to back! Note, in “Classic Hits Collection”, different themes/genres are covered on each day!

2. Days:

Cruise throughout the day (whether you are at home or you’re at work) with Lorna Subritzky from 10 am – 3 pm. She will play some of the greatest music of all time, plus she will keep you informed about the latest updates on health, beauty, fashion, food, entertainment, and wine etc.

3. Drive:

Murray Lindsay plays the best music (that you wish to listen), plus the latest updates on traffic on this particular show that is aired from 3 pm – 7 pm. He brings the Classic Hits Collection for you at 4 pm and at 6 pm.

4. Nights:

The passionate music lovers can now enjoy the musical night with Rick Morin from 7 pm to 11 pm. This program will offer you an endless variety of music, along with a bunch of interesting information from the world of entertainment, health, travel, technology, and much more too.

Genres Covered:

The station covers the following music genres, such as R&B, pop, and easy listening.