Story: East Coast region

2ZM radio

2ZM radio

Percy Stevens established a radio station in Gisborne in 1923, and owned and ran it until his death in 1963. This promotional advertisement for the station appeared in 1930.

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Monty Soutar, 'East Coast region - Transport and communication', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 6 July 2022)

Story by Monty Soutar, updated 1 Mar 2015