Makara radio closed in 1996 when satellite and cable had replaced radio for long distance telephone service.
We do not yet have any photo related to the final 16 years at Makara. If you can provide any material, please contact us. Thank you.
» Makara Radio 1996-Now
Maritime_Radio In 1953 Queen Elizabeth toured New Zealand, and broadcast her Christmas message to the Commonwealth via NZPO's migh… https://t.co/RVMBDtRvtj
Maritime_Radio Radio tech Jon Asmus sent us this fantastic NZ Post Office diagram of crystal axes and cuts from 1947! Did you know… https://t.co/CnbXorQGrs
Maritime_Radio A couple of weeks ago, I sailed past low-lying Dog Island with its 46m tall light, and thought about the wreck of S… https://t.co/kGwCKqsQhN