RNZI will be relaying RNZ National programming on statutory holidays over the Christmas/New Year fortnight (Dec 25 and 26, and Jan 1 and 2).
On December 27, 28, 29 and 31 and January 3, 4 and 5, RNZI will broadcast shorter news bulletins on the top of the hour throughout the breakfast session and will have nornmal bulletins at 2.30pm, 4pm and 8pm NZ times. These bulletins will include World, Pacific, New Zealand, Business and Sports News.
RNZI’s full normal news bulletin service will resume from Monday January 7th.
The last “Dateline Pacific” programme for the year will be heard on Saturday morning December 22.
Full programming – including ‘Dateline Pacific’ and Pacific language bulletins - will resume on Monday 21 January 2013.
RNZI’s cyclone watch service will be maintained throughout the period and special weather bulletins regarding tropical cyclones will be broadcast if required.
On behalf of all the RNZI team - we wish all our listeners and website users a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year and we thank you for your ongoing support over the past year.
(Source : Radio New Zealand International)