It seems like only yesterday that I sat down with my leadership team in January and laid out my thoughts on how and why we needed to change. The year has gone by in a flash and now here we are only days from the holidays and a well-earned break for all.

Its been a busy time since our last newsletter with the launch of our proposed new Funding Strategy . Read more about this and all the latest funding decisions in this edition.

The August newsletter kicks off with a shout out to Community Access radio - celebrating The Big Listen this month.

As our funding year draws to a close the May round was focused on ensuring the limited remaining funds were directed to achieving our annual targets.

Here at NZ On Air we have got off to a cracking start to 2016. In addition to the usual start-of-year flurry, we have had our strategic thinking hats on.