Nights for Tuesday 25 August 2009

7 pm News & Weather

7:15 Far-Reaching Fairway

Alf Caputo, project manager, Nullabor Links

The world's longest golf course, which follows the Eyre Highway in Western Australia, tees off this October.

7:30 The Sampler

New music reviews with Nick Bollinger.

8 pm News & Weather

8:15 Windows on the World:

International public radio documentaries.

8:45 Philosophy

Ann Kerwin, Philosopher in Residence, Auckland University of Technology.

Musings on how, what and why we think what we do ... Epicurus - the philosopher of "wine, women and song".

8:59 Conundrum: Clue 3

9 pm News & Weather

9:06 The Tuesday Feature

Auckland Writers and Readers Festival 2009

Sarah-Kate Lynch and Nicky Pellegrino (Pt 3 of 5)

9:59 Conundrum: Clue 4

10 pm News & Weather

10:17 Late Edition:

A review of the leading news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11:06 Charlie Gilett's World of Music

Britain's guru of world music radio presents a personal selection (BBC)

Fall of Families thumb11:36 Bedtime story: The Fall of the Families by Phillip Mann

The second novel of Phillip Mann's epic chronicalling the struggle by aliens to regain their civilisations - lost to ruthless humans who colonised the galaxy exterminating all opposition.