Guests joining Warwick Burke to celebrate New Years Eve 2009 included a "Cultural Ambassador and Certifiable Living Treasure", the words of Ginette McDonald's alter ego, Lyn of Tawa, UK-based playwright, author and actress (Agnes Fairchild in "Brass"), Barbara Ewing, and the Modfather, Ray Columbus, minus The Invaders. Also on the show Television One's first weather presenter, Tina Carline, Frankie Stevens the well know singer and MC as seen on NZ Idol. And, The Big O's son, Wesley Orbison, with memories of his much loved Dad.