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IMC Chat

Indymedia operates several 24-hour channels for discussion and technical support. You can access the chat with your own client program, or use our web-based interface in your browser.

You can go to to start chatting or you can download an IRC client. This is a program that runs on your computer and allows you to connect to our chat server.

Join the channels #oceania and #aotearoa.

For help, try reading this brief IRC introduction.