29 Nov 2013

Best Of The Week November 29 2013

From Best Of The Week, 12:00 pm on 29 November 2013

Highlights from Radio New Zealand National's programmes for the week ending Friday 29 November. This week... we hear about the The Rerewhakaaitu Project from the Country Life, a focus on DOC from the Insight team, saving heritage food plants and seeds from Sunday Morning, a belly laugh from This Way Up, Our NZ Society feature gets in to the cockpit with two of our country's top aviators, Our Changing World joins Massey University's Michael Anderson on Hauturu-Little Barrier Island in an attempt to catch a long-tailed cuckoo and attach a satellite transmitter, a White Ribbon rider talks about taking the Stop Violence message to communities across Aotearoa from Te Ahi Kaa, One In Five sets sail on a tall ship purpose-built for an all-abilities crew, Mediawatch looks at how the media reacted to a snub from New Zealand's football squad when it returned from being mauled in Mexico recently, the role of animals in wartime from Afternoons, a former Prime Minister's memoir from Saturday Morning and Spectrum relives the days when Stratford hospital served the people of central Taranaki.