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Tuesday 2 January 2018 Rātū 2 Kohi-tātea 2018

  • 12:04 AM. All Night Programme

    Including: 12:05 Music after Midnight; 12:30 Lifeafter (2 of 10, Panoply); 1:05 From the World (RNZ); 2:05 Cerys Matthews (BBC) 3:05 Dove on the Waters by Maurice Shadbolt (1 of 4, RNZ); 3:30 Author’s View (RNZ); 4:25 NewLeaf Symbiotics(RNZ); 4:25 Snail Tracking (RNZ); 4:25 Book Review: Bright Ideas for Young Minds (RNZ)5:10 Witness (BBC) 5:45: Allen Adair by Jane Mander (1 of 12, RNZ)



  • 6:00 AM. Breakfast with Paul Brennan

    An early miscellany of music, stories and random thoughts including:
    6:14 Witness: History as told by the people who were there (BBC)
    6:35 One Quick Question: Rapid answers to listeners’ queries (RNZ)
    6:45 50 Things That Made the Modern Economy: The CompilerTim Harford tells the fascinating stories of 50 inventions, ideas and innovations which have helped create the economic world. (BBC)
    7:10 Roads Run Through Us by John Bluck Thoughts on the place of roads in the minds and lives of New Zealanders.(6 of 6, RNZ)

  • 8:10 AM. Summer Times with Megan Whelan

    A holiday season of interviews, features, music and stories including at 10:30 The Halfmen of O by Maurice Gee, told by Lloyd Scott (RNZ)

  • Noon The World at Noon

    A roundup of today's news and sport

  • 12:12 PM. Matinee Idle

    An afternoon of alleged music and dubious entertainment with Phil O'Brien and Simon Morris (RNZ)

  • 5:00 PM. Five O'Clock Report

    A roundup of today's news and sport

  • 5:10 PM. The Jaws of Life by David Geary told by Jim Moriarty

    After killing his mate in a drunk driving accident, the hero comes slowly unravelled (RNZ)

  • 5:30 PM. Outspoken

    Current affairs with RNZ's most experienced correspondents (RNZ)

  • 6:06 PM. Encounters

    Memorable exchanges from the past year on RNZ National

    Poet and blogger, Rupi Kaur burst onto the international literary scene in 2015, becoming a social media sensation.  The 24-year-old was born in India, raised in Canada, known as the 'Instapoet', discovered an audience of more than a million online, connecting a younger generation to poetry. She tallked to Kathryn Ryan in May 2017 when Her self-published collection "Milk and Honey" was in its 17th printing.

    Outside magazine contributing editor and U.S. author Florence Williams talks to Jesse Mulligan in March 2017 about her  book "The Nature Fix: Why Nature Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Creative"

  • 7:06 PM. Summer Science with Alison Ballance

    Highlights from the world of science and the environment, with Our Changing World’s Alison Ballance, with new podcasts from University of Otago science communication students. (RNZ)

  • 7:35 PM. The Sampler

    Nick Bollinger reviews some of the latest music releases

  • 8:30 PM. Windows on the World

    International public radio features and documentaries

  • 9:06 PM. The Tuesday Feature

    Art for the Millions: Writer Marybeth Hamilton tells the story of a remarkable, if short-lived, experiment with the fine arts.. . .how the US government turned to the arts to lift the national spirit during the Great Depression.(BBC)

  • 10:00 PM. The 10 O'clock Report

    A roundup of today's news and sport

  • 10:30 PM. 50 Things That Made the Modern Economy

    Tim Harford tells the fascinating stories of 50 inventions, ideas and innovations which have helped create the economic world (BBC)

  • 10:45 PM. For God's Sake Saddle Me A Donkey by Dinah Priestley

    Part 6. Bangkok, Buddhas and Beasties ( April 1964): Dinah Priestley recalls how a small group of travelling New Zealanders came to dine with the Maharaja of Bharatpur (6 of 19, RNZ)

  • 11:06 PM. Worlds of Music

    Trevor Reekie hosts a weekly music programme celebrating an eclectic mix of 'world' music, fusion and folk roots (RNZ)

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