Kiwi Summer for Thursday 19 January 2012
09:10 News and current affairs
09:30 On the Radar
09:45 Aspiring Olympians
Javelin thrower Stuart Farquahar.
09:55 Are We There Yet? - Maungatautari
Our road trip around New Zealand with Roadside Stories from the Ministry of Culture & Heritage.
Maungatautari is an ancient volcano which dominates the central Waikato basin.
10:05 In Conversation - Joseph Cornell
James Cornell is in New Zealand to address the NZ association for Environmental Education biennial conference in Hamilton where his topic is changing course for a sustainable world.
10:30 Chris Bourke’s Blue Smoke
Beat Groups, Bobby Soxers and Bohemians.
10:55 Are We There Yet? - Lake Karapiro
Today a world-class rowing venue, Lake Karapiro was created in 1947 when the Karapiro hydroelectric dam was completed on the Waikato River.
11:05 Summer Reading
Listeners favourite books.
11:10 Spin Cycle
Gisborne sisters Cate King and Sarah Busby are two savvy girls who can walk the walk... and they'll go for miles! That's because they're the designers of WhyWho shoes created with the busy, modern-day girl in mind. Sonia Sly finds out what it's like to walk in their shoes.
Sisters Cate King and Sarah Busby.
11:30 Try Something New
Lynn tries her hand at bridge at the Karori Bridge Club.
11:55 Are We There Yet? Equine stars of Cambridge
The thoroughbred studs around Cambridge have produced many champion horses, which are celebrated in a series of mosaics in the town's pavements.