Zion Akarana was born on Yipirinya country in Mparntwe Alice Springs. He is a Anangu Pitjantjatjara, Arrernte, Ngāti Kahungunu, Nga Puhi man having both Aboriginal and Maori heritage.
Prior to joining 3KND Zion worked in the hospitality industry undertaking training in multiple roles at Uluru where he broadened his skills and developed a drive to better himself through education which brought him to our network.
Zion joined 3KND in 2021 as a Technical and Administrative Trainee in search of gaining new skills and to try a new challenge. Zion’s family has played a part in the radio industry since he was a child creating a desire to experience it himself.