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Stories, insights, music and laughs from all over the world. Meet some of the beautiful people who make up Taranaki’s vibrant international community.

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Moving countries can be exciting, challenging and sometimes completely daunting.

In this 1 hour show you’ll meet some of the beautiful people who make up Taranaki’s vibrant international community.

Stories, insights, music and laughs from all over the world.

 

Your hosts are (L to R) Laura, Alina and Kadisha

 

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Podcasts

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Debbie Gut

In this 1 hour show you'll meet some of the beautiful people who make up Taranaki's vibrant international community.

Duration: 00:54:38 | Date: 8 June, 2022

Julia From Give Them A Meal

In this 1 hour show you'll meet some of the beautiful people who make up Taranaki's vibrant international community.

Duration: 01:01:17 | Date: 1 June, 2022

Almu from Spain

Alum is originally from Spain and has lived in Edinburgh for the last 10 years. She has been in New Zealand for a short time and loves it. Listen to her stories and how she moved with her family to New Plymouth.

Duration: 1:01:51 | Date: 18 May, 2022

Challenges with Motherhood

Let's talk about motherhood and how difficult it can be to roll into it.

Duration: 1:01:55 | Date: 11 May, 2022

Beverly from Philipines

In this 1 hour show you'll meet some of the beautiful people who make up Taranaki's vibrant international community.

Duration: 1:01:26 | Date: 4 May, 2022

Rachel from New Plymouth

Meet Rachel, nurse, midwife, creative entrepreneur and maker of the most gorgeous polymer clay earrings. We talk about her business venture, Bohoway, and her life and travels.

Duration: 00:59:40 | Date: 27 April, 2022

Talks About Productivity

Come along and have a chat about what productivity is for everyone and how to measure it in your daily life.

Duration: 01:01:52 | Date: 20 September, 2022

Geetha from India

Geetha is of Indian origin and migrated to New Zealand in 1998.

Duration: 00:57:37 | Date: 13 April, 2022

Lisa from Germany

Lisa was born in Berlin and grew up in Germany where she went to school and studied. At school she loved languages and learning about different cultures. She shares her love of travel, and of New Zealand with us.

Duration: 00:58:31 | Date: 6 April, 2022

Michelle from New Plymouth

Listen to Michelle tell us her stories!

Duration: 1:06:35 | Date: 30 March, 2022

Juniper from US

She is a belly dance teacher with a really lovely way to explain it to you. Join us and dive into Juniper's journey to New Zealand.

Duration: 00:58:23 | Date: 7 March, 2022

Carla from New Zealand

Born and raised in Taranaki, Carla has traveled around the world and she can tell the most amazing stories. Plus she's just opened a community center in Ne Plymouth focused on helping parents navigate parenthood.

Duration: 00:59:58 | Date: 28 February, 2022

Sophie from France

From London to New Plymouth, Sophie has been here for more than 20 years now. Listen to her story and how she made New Zealand her home

Duration: 1:01:42 | Date: 21 January, 2022

Ingrid from Belgium

Today you can listen to Ingrid tell her story about coming to New Zealand and how difficult is from what she was used to.

Duration: 00:53:23 | Date: 14 February, 2022

Rachel from Mauritius

Listen to Rachel's story, who has been living in New Zealand for 3 years. Rachel came to New Zealand to continue her Law studies at the University of Auckland.

Duration: 00:57:56 | Date: 7 February, 2022

Olena Williams From Ukraine

Olena Williams has a Korean Dad, a Russian Mum, and was brought up in Ukraine. Listen in as she shares her personal history, and some of the projects she's working on here in Taranaki.

Duration: 1:00:04 | Date: 31 January, 2022

Questions to Reflect on Before Planning Your 2022

Do you create a vision board every new year? Do you write new year's resolutions? What if you reflect better on the past year, before. Listen to these 6 questions and maybe journal about them.

Duration: 1:00:55 | Date: 24 January, 2022

Lily from China

Lily is an acupuncturist from China. Come with us and learn a little about acupuncture medicine, and about Lily's story before coming to New Zealand.

Duration: 00:58:07 | Date: 17 January, 2022