Plains FM NZ – Women On the Waves


Women on the Waves is a monthly half hour show on radio station Plains FM in New Zealand, presented by Rachel Haselden with the purpose of offering thoughtful and challenging discussions that affect women of all ages and backgrounds in ‘Women’s Lives, Women’s Stories’. The programme also celebrates women’s achievements in the arts, science, sports, health and community.

Anne Mortimer of Christchurch City Libraries chats to Shonaleigh Cumbers about the female oral tradition of being a Drut’syla, storytelling as an art form, and the preservation of these cultural stories along with a taster story before her community performance and Q&A session at Tūranga, Thurs 14 March, 6.- 7.30pm.