Audio Curios: Bring a Plate

Every Friday Regina Smedley, who is originally from Malawi, presents Voices of Africa on Plains FM.

In this excerpt she chats with Kalyani Wijayawardana about some of the early challenges of moving to Aotearoa New Zealand.

Voices of Africa, Plains FM, 01/04/2916

This broadcast also marked Regina’s second year on air.  To acknowledge this, her family broadcast these special messages:

Voices of Africa, Plains FM, 01/04/ 2016


This post is part of the Audio Curios series. Radio Collection Developer Gareth Watkins regularly comes across interesting, unique, and sometimes downright puzzling bits of audio during his accessioning work. He’s going to share some of these audio treasures with you in the Audio Curios series, which will be posted here on the Gauge blog frequently.

Audio from Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision Radio Collection, all rights reserved. To enquire about re-use of these items please contact


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