Newstalk help and support

We're sorry you are here.  It means something isn't working.

Please read on for some help and answers to our most frequently asked questions.

Coming soon - New media player launching in early 2013

We are aware of some issues with the current Newstalk media player, and are currently in the process of building a new player which will launch in the early part of 2013.  The new player will be fully mobile acessible as it will not be built in Flash. 


The livestream isn't working

If you are experiencing problems with the Newstalk media player livestream, you could try accessing directly from one of the links below.

Livestream M3U (iTunes)

Livestream direct


Archive / 7 day listen back

You can get get directly to the Newstalk audio archive here where you will find listen back for all shows for the previous seven days.  For your convenience they are also broken down by the hour into multiple parts.


Podcasts or Listen back are not working

If you are experiencing difficulties with either listen back, or podcasts not updating, please email and someone from our online team will get back to you as soon as possible to help rectify the problem.


I heard something on the radio.  Where can I find it on the media player?

Quite often you will catch the end of something on air, and want to locate it for a proper listen online.  In this case, please email the Newstalk programming team at with details of what the segment was about, what show it was on and if possible the date and time.