Owen Rooney
Owen Rooney
Graeme Fyffe
Graeme Fyffe
Steve Rowe
Steve Rowe
Lyndsay Rackley
Lyndsay Rackley
Brian Gifford
Brian Gifford
Robin Sherratt
Robin Sherratt
Robyn Notman
Robyn Notman
Glen Edmondson
Glen Edmondson
Bruce Kempton
Bruce Kempton
Andrew Cook
Andrew Cook
Deirdre Kirkman
Deirdre Kirkman
Peter Shone
Peter Shone
Matthew Cassidy
Matthew Cassidy
Brian Lemin
Brian Lemin
Peter Appleby
Peter Appleby
Gordon Paine
Gordon Paine
Lucas Ravenga-Taouma
Lucas Ravenga-Taouma
Ron the Noo
Ron the Noo
Barbara Hamilton
Barbara Hamilton
Kevin O'Keefe
Kevin O'Keefe
Captain Cornflakes
Captain Cornflakes
Valentina Yánez Flores
Valentina Yánez Flores
Kris Godkin
Kris Godkin

Owen Rooney

About

Owen was born just down the road in Balclutha and has worked at various radio stations over the years around the country.

After a four year break, he returned to radio to present the breakfast show on Radio Dunedin.

Owen is no stranger to Dunedin radio, from 1985 to 2001 he worked at Newstalk ZB, In 1996 Owen became an Owner/ Driver for Envirowaste and if you care to get him on the topic, he knows a lot about waste.

Until 2001 Owen hosted on ZB the very popular weekend Scoreboard programme. In 2005 he left Envirowaste to take up his current role and has been with Radio Dunedin ever since.

Weekday mornings 6am-12pm

Graeme Fyffe

About

Graeme has been with the Otago Radio Association since 2005, and hosts the Saturday morning show on Radio Dunedin.

Graeme also teaches guitar and has been a musician all his life, he has a love of all varieties of music.

When Graeme isn't on the radio, he is a qualified Panel Beater and helps run a busy panel shop in Dunedin. He is also a heavy haulage engineer and enjoys restoring early Locomotives of New Zealand Railways.

Saturday Breakfast 6am-10am

Steve Rowe

About

Steve Rowe is a Dunedinite who is passionate about music and radio.

He was born in 1983 with a microphone in his hand and always wanted to be a radio DJ.

In 2006 he joined the Radio Dunedin team and enjoyed being the 'Tuesday night guy' for almost 5 years. In 2011, he moved to a weekend slot and launched The 80's Music Sunday. The 1980's are his favourite era of music, and he truly loves hosting this show.

Sundays 10am-2pm

Lyndsay Rackley

About

Lyndsay "Crackly" Rackley Q.S.M. has lived and breathed radio from the age of 8.

His involvement with Radio Dunedin spans way back to 1961 and a lot has happened since then.

Lyndsay can be heard on the Sunday Morning Breakfast show, and features the Sunday Story at 8:40

Sunday Breakfast 6am-10am

Brian Gifford

About

Brian loves music, maybe thats why he has been on Radio Dunedin for more than 2 decades!

He has been involved with music since the age of 8, singing in choirs, stage musicals, principal parts in light opera and even appearances on television.

Join Brian for a relaxing, romantic end to your day with his show, Love Songs after Dark, Monday and Wednesday nights from 9pm right here on Radio Dunedin.

Monday and Wednesday 9pm-Midnight

Robin Sherratt

About

Robin Sherratt is fairly fresh off the boat from the UK. Born and bred in Leicestershire, but he lived for a while in the Isle of Skye before ending up here in Dunedin.

Robin is very new to the radio scene but is loving it so far and is putting a unique slant on the Tuesday night slot.

Tuesdays 6pm-9pm

Robyn Notman

About

Robyn likes to play up-beat music or music with beautiful lyrics, particularly by female artists.

She also enjoys playing some great music from the late 60's-early 80's and is not afraid to delve into Radio Dunedins extensive CD and vinyl collection to play some forgotten gems.

When not on the air, Robyn also has a passion for Italian greyhounds, of which she has three 'Flash Gordon' 'Batman' and 'Zero'.

Tuesday 9pm-Midnight

Glen Edmondson

About

Glen has been a part of the Radio Dunedin Family for a number of years.

He brings variety to you with his unique musical choices.

Bruce Kempton

About

Bruce Kempton knows country music.

He is absolutely passionate about it, in fact he regularly brings some of New Zealand and Australia's top country artists to venues throughout the South Island.

You can hear a unique selection of country artists on Bruce's Thursday night show from here and abroad.

Thursday 9pm-Midnight

Andrew Cook

About

Andy Cook spends his days in his art shop in Hanover street and has done for the last 2 decades.

He also has a passion for theater, both as an actor and director.

Fridays 9pm-Midnight

Deirdre Kirkman

About

Deirdre Kirkman is our resident Irish Music expert.

Born in Ballina, Co Mayo, Ireland. She emigrated to New Zealand 46 years ago.

Coming from a musical family she was delighted when she was approached to assist with the Sunday night Irish program.

25 years later she can still be heard playing the best Irish music to the listeners of Radio Dunedin.

Sunday 7pm-7:30pm

Peter Shone

About

Peter Shone is a young enthusiastic semi-retired 72 year old father of 3 sons and "Pops" to 4 delightful grandchildren.

He was born in Auckland, brought up in Christchurch and has resided in Dunedin for the last 40 years.

Peter has had a multi-faceted working life starting out as a bank teller, then a meteorological observer/assistant forecaster (17 months on Campbell Island and 7 months on Willis Island in the North Coral Sea), social worker, tax man, gardener, part-time bus driver and an announcer on Radio Dunedin.

Peter's interests include choral singing, painting (art), gardening and swimming in summertime.

Mondays 6pm-9pm

Matthew Cassidy

About

Originally hailing from Christchurch, Matthew Cassidy has always had the dream to work in radio.

He is a father and a big fan of Johnny Cash and the Highwayman.

In his spare time he enjoys watching movies and any sport New Zealand is competing in.

Fridays 6pm-9pm

Brian Lemin

About

Brian Lemin is Radio Dunedin's longest serving volunteer!

He has hosted the Saturday night slot from 8pm until midnight for over 50 years.

Saturdays 8pm-Midnight

Peter Appleby

About

Peter can be heard regularly singing his way around the corridors of Radio Dunedin!

His interests include travel, music, acting, singing, weightlifting and church. He has lived in Apia, Western Samoa and Trinidad in the West Indies. Peter is a keen member of the Royal Dunedin Male Choir and have been for 15 years and the current holder of a number of titles for weightlifting at Masters level.

Saturdays 5pm-8pm

Gordon Paine

About

Gordon Paine has a unique blend of music.

You can hear him on Radio Dunedin on Saturdays between 2pm and 5pm

Saturday 2pm-5pm

Lucas Ravenga-Taouma

About

Lucas has a strong passion for film and music. Radio waves are the perfect way for him to express his love for music.
Being the young blood of Radio Dunedin, he finds it an honor to be part of such a rich history.  You can find him listening to anything groovy with a pinch of funk.
When not on the air, Lucas enjoys playing the drums and filming with his friends.
"Music is the most beautiful thing in the world."


You can catch Lucas, Thursday night 6pm-9pm  

Ron the Noo

About

Ron the Noo has had a long relationship with Radio.

Originally from Glasgow in Bonny Scotland, he joined Radio 4XO in 1981 as an Advertising Consultant and by 1987 was appointed Sales Manager. From 1992-1994 he managed the Radio Dunedin Sales Team and from 1994 - 1999 was head of the More FM Sales Team.

In 2004 Ron left radio to become the Sales Manager of Go Dunedin websites. Ron presents the Calling All Scots radio show every Sunday night from 8:00-9pm.

He loves playing music from his childhood in Scotland, music that defines his Scottish heritage and he hopes all fans of Scotland enjoy all the great things about his show, the bag pipes, Robbie Burns, Whiskey, Haggis and grand singalong Scottish entertainment.

Sunday 8:00-9pm

Barbara Hamilton

About

Barbara started on air at Radio Dunedin in 1996 and enjoyed hosting a 6-9pm evening show before moving on to
weekend breakfast, as well as assisting on the Sunday Request Show semi-regularly.

Barbara now steers the ship on Sunday Nights talking you on a journey down memory lane, with Diedre Kirkman for the Irish Show and Ron Macintosh for "Calling all Scots"

Barbara loves the fantastic range of music Radio Dunedin plays and the live and local contribution to the city, and further afield. Distance is irrelevant over the radio waves!

Sunday 6pm-9pm

Kevin O'Keefe

About

After twenty one years away from the Radio Dunedin microphone I've decided that I'd love to be part of the Radio Dunedin family so I'm new host on a Wednesday night from 9 to Midnight playing all the music that you and I love.

Captain Cornflakes

About

Space Station Kiwi with Captain Cornflakes (the corniest and flakiest space pirate ever to sail the seven galaxies) is coming back to orbit over NZ and Dunedin every Sunday from 7-8am. 
Captain Cornflakes has been broadcasting for children since 1996 and is coming aboard Radio Dunedin to bring amazing stories, songs, interviews and news for children of all ages.
Captain Cornflakes (aka Marchell Linzey) disguises himself as an Early Childhood teacher during the week. He has been off air for three years while focusing on work and having a baby. He is very excited at the prospect of getting back on air with Radio Dunedin.

Valentina Yánez Flores

About

Hey there! My name is Valentina, I’m currently studying at university and enjoying working in radio. Music is one of my passions so it’s an honour being a part of the Radio Dunedin team.

Kris Godkin

About

Hi, I'm Kris Godkin!
I was born in Byron Bay NSW, and came to New Zealand in 2003. I began volunteering on Radio Dunedin in 2009 through to 2013.
After a break due to being  overcommitted with family and work requirements i have found the time to re-join the team.
I am a lover of all music with strong focus on Australian and New Zealand music.
I look forward to your company Wednesday evenings from 6 –9 pm each week, and feel free to give me a call on 03 477 1305 for a chat or maybe a song dedication.