Coast FM (New Zealand)

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Coast FM broadcasts across the West Coast Region of the South Island in New Zealand. The station is based in the Westport News[1] building in Westport and produces local content. It broadcasts on 99.3 in Karamea, 96.5 Westport, 87.8 Murchison, 90.3 Reefton, 99.5 Westland, 97.9 Greymouth and 100.3 Hokitika.

Coast FM began in 1995 as Radio Fifeshire Westport in partnership with Fifeshire FM in Nelson, then in 1996 started broadcast in Hokitika and Greymouth. The station was rebranded as Coast FM in 1999.

Programmes include; the Early Morning Wake up with Lisa Pattinson, the Late Late Breakfast Show (afternoons) with Dave Williamson, the Night Cafe with Jason Mac, The Night Zone (Fridays) with Danny Cockfield and Saturday Morning Sports Show with Barry Townrow.

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