• Newspapers The weekly English-language tourist paper Tahiti Beach Press includes some local news coverage. If you read French, there is one Tahitian daily, La Dépêche de Tahiti (, while Tahiti Infos ( is published five times a week.


  • Radio There are about 10 independent radio stations that broadcast music programs with news flashes in French and Tahitian along with the occasional interview. Among the best-known stations are Tiare FM (the pioneer nongovernmental radio station; 104.2 FM), NRJ (103 FM) and Radio Polynésie 1ere (95.2 FM).
  • TV The two local TV channels are Polynésie 1ere and TNTV.