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  • Pacific Review

    In this programme :
    Papua New Guinea’s Prime Minister calls for a timeline for ending asylum seeker processing on Manus Island.
    Air safety investigators report that the pilots of Air Niugini flight 73 ignored 13 alerts when their plane crashed in to water in the Federated States of Micronesia.
    The biggest sporting event in the region comes to an end in Apia Samoa, with the closing of the Pacific Games.

    30mins
  • The silver medal that changed Laurie Lawrence

    As a child, the superstar swim coach lived with a chronic lung condition, and had part of a lung removed. In 1956, a huge event held in his family's backyard changed the course of his life

    1hr
  • Pacific Mornings

    Pacific Mornings with Tahlea Aualiitia brings you a fresh take on what is happening in the region

    30mins
  • NASA's moon missions and the Pacific

    This year marks the 50th anniversary of the moon landing but, did you know the Pacific played a role in NASA's missions to the moon? Spaceflight Historian Scott Pooke spoke to Tahlea Aualiitia on Pacific Morning

    11mins 9secs
  • Pacific Beat: Friday

    On the program: Air safety investigators find the pilots of an Air Niugini flight ignored as many as 13 alerts before the plane crashed into a Chuuk lagoon, and PNG's Prime Minister calls for a timeline for ending asylum seeker processing on Manus Island ahead of his visit to Australia.

    24mins 57secs
  • PNG: Manus refugees to receive Australian First Nations 'passports'

    A letter written by a seven-year-old addressed to refugees on Manus Island will be one of many delivered by a group of activist sailors in a small wooden boat, who will also be delivering 400 symbolic Aboriginal 'passports' as part of Sail 4 Justice.

    3mins 47secs
  • PNG: Report finds alerts ignored in fatal Air Niugini crash

    Air safety investigators have found two Air Niugini pilots ignored as many as 13 alerts before their plane crashed into a lagoon in the Federated States of Micronesia.

    4mins 25secs

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  • Pacific Beat

    The team from ABC News brings you Pacific current affairs with a focus on Melanesia. The program can be heard Monday to Friday 6am, 7am and 3pm AEST.

  • Pacific Mornings

    Combined with Pacific Beat, ABC News and AM, Pacific Mornings brings you a fresh take on what is happening in the region. Listen weekdays between 6.00am and 10.00am AEST.

  • Wantok

    Wantok is thirty minutes of news and current affairs broadcast twice a day Monday to Friday in Papua New Guinea Tok Pisin, Solomon Islands Pijin and Vanuatu Bislama pidgin languages.

  • Learn English

    Learn English provides free lessons and articles to anyone learning English as a second language.