RDU 98.5 FM is Christchurch NZ’s only alternative radio station, and it has now arrived on your smartphone!

With our app you can stream the station live wherever and whenever you like!* Plus you can check out the best and newest Kiwi tunes as chosen by you and played on our weekly Te Ahi top 10 show.
The app is also your gateway to loads of great discounts and offers in Christchurch City through our loyalty scheme, RDUnited! Use the app itself to scan special QR codes at participating venues in Christchurch to receive wicked deals from some of our favourite places.



  • Stream RDU 98.5 FM live wherever and whenever you want!*
  • Give your favourite songs the thumbs up – it saves them in your favourites list and contributes to our Te Ahi top ten.
  • Te Ahi top 10 kiwi tunes updated weekly with links to artist info and tunes.
  • RDUnited, RDU’s loyalty scheme, is now free and built into the app! Use the app’s scanner or Smart Bluetooth beacon system to claim discounts at participating suppliers in Christchurch NZ.
  • Push notifications system to let you know about new offers as they are added. (You can turn this off, of course!)
  • A map feature that lets you see how far you are from a sweet discount.
  • An achievement list for competitive types!

*Data or wifi connection required