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Spectrum is a long-running documentary series – it began in 1972 – which captures the essence of New Zealand through stories, landscape and people.
||CleanArmageddon||Caver Neil Silverwood is a man with a dream. He wants to find the missing connection between the West Coast's Fox River caves and a nearby system ominously-named Armageddon. If he can make it happen, Neil believes it will be one of the best caving tr||2/6/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanSurvival of the Fittest||Just three years before his podium finish at the Crankworx mountain bike festival in Whistler, Canada, Jamie Nicoll was trapped in a harness engulfed in flames on the side of a ravine in remote Patagonia.||1/30/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanSpectrum:The Town That Wouldn't Lie Down||A colourful portrait of Blackball, told from the vantage point of 1975 - four years after the government closed The Paparoa Mine at Roa. With the great days of coal gone, the inhabitants of this West Coast settlement were told to leave and let the to||1/23/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||Spectrum for 10 January 2016 (Part 2)||Spectrum for 10 January 2016 (A Workin' On The Whalin' O - Part 2) Dan Bergin sings of his life as a whaler working out of Great Barrier Island in the 1950s and recalls his work as a deer-culler and bushman.||1/9/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||Spectrum for 10 January 2016 (Part 1)||Spectrum for 10 January 2016 (I Remember Mother's Mother - Part 1) Dan Bergin sings a tribute to his Irish grandmother as part of his recollections of Wanganui's Dublin Street and the colourful folk who lived there in the 1930s.||1/9/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanSpectrum for 3 January 2016||Spectrum for 3 January 2016 (I've Swung An Axe and Humped A Swag) Bob Edwards provides a detailed account of his life as a swaggie and bushman.||1/2/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||Spectrum for 27 December 2015||Spectrum for 27 December 2015 (The Homefront War) Ena Ryan talks to Jack Perkins about wartime Wellington of the 1940s. As battles raged and casualties mounted, those left behind to keep the home fires burning waged their own war against uncertainty,||12/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||An Alcoholic's Christmas||Christmas tales from Alcoholics Anonymous||12/19/2015||Free||View In iTunes|