Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Friday 24 June 2011
1:10 Best Song Ever Written
The Top Gun Anthem by Harold Faltermeyer.
A Top Gun charity event is being held at the Embassy on 29 June.
1:15 NZ Music - Live
New Zealand songstress Michelle Nadia.
Audio of NZ Music Live can be found on our music web page.
2:10 Emperor penguin taken to Wellington Zoo
The emperor penguin which swam thousands of kilometres from Antarctica to the Kapiti Coast has been taken to Wellington Zoo because its condition has deteriorated. The juvenile penguin, which has been at Peka Peka beach since Monday, is going to be checked over at the zoo's special treatment facility.
2:20 Cook Strait Whale Survey
Former whalers have teamed up with Department of Conservation researchers for the Cook Strait Whale Survey. The four-week survey is timed for the peak period for whales migrating north from Antarctic waters to South Pacific breeding grounds. Marine ecologist Nadine Bott is the survey leader.
2:30 NZ Reading
Part five of a 12-part reading by Lloyd Geering of his own book, Wrestling with God.
2:45 Feature Album
Arc of a Diver by Steve Winwood.
3:10 Fresh Fast Food with Julie Biuso
Julie Biuso talks about how to keep chooks, the best way to poach eggs, and shares a delicious brunch recipe - Hot Smoked Salmon on Stewed Fennel with Poached Egg and Chervil.
3:20 Weekend Wine with Belinda Jackson
3:26 Movie Review with Susan Baldacci
3:35 NZ Society with Amelia Nurse
Amelia Nurse finds out what it takes to be a fighter pilot.
SKYHAWKS: The History of the RNZAF Skyhawk by Don Simms & Nick Lee
4:06 The Panel
Richard Langston and Simon Pound.