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25 May - 10:05 pm NZ
with Noelle McCarthy
9am to midday from 26 December 2012 to 18 January 2013
9:10 Two Views - Environment
Andrew Campbell And Ian Mackenzie.
9:50 Our Correspondent
Australia with Donna Field.
10:07 Gardening with Xanthe White
10:25 On Song with Simon Sweetman
Simon Sweetman tells the story behind 'Not Many' by Scribe.
10:30 Our Correspondent
Asia with Rachel Mealey.
10:45 A Place In The Sun - Phil Twyford in the Waitakere Ranges
The best places to spend the summer in New Zealand.
11:10 Tales From The Back Country
A daily serial featuring colourful characters from our rural past.
11:20 Stephen King Bookclub - The Dark Half
The Dark Half reviewed by Kiran Dass.
11:35 True Stories Told Live - Sue Orr
Real New Zealanders telling real stories.
11:45 Food Trends with Simon Farrell Green
Not all audio is available due to copyright restrictions.
Andrew Campbell is the communications director for the Green Party and Ian Mackenzie is the water and environment spokesperson for Federated Farmers. (36′11″)
The Australian bush fires are still raging. (10′18″)
The different kinds of gardens we can make for ourselves; and what kinds of gardens best suit the New Zealand environment. (15′35″)
Simon Sweetman tells the story behind the song 'Not Many' by Scribe. (4′59″)
Japan's new prime minister has been in office for less than a month and already he has been making some diplomatic waves. (12′15″)
Phil Twyford is halfway through his walk on the Hillary Trail in the Waitakere Ranges. (11′49″)
A daily serial featuring colourful characters from our rural past. (14′07″)
The Dark Half reviewed by Kiran Dass. (9′42″)
Fiction writer Sue Orr's true story. (4′53″)
Food writer Simon Farrell Green on eating seasonally and buying from markets. (9′45″)
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