Nights for Friday 28 August 2009

7 pm News & Weather

7:06 pm Friday Night Theme

Music and fun.

7:40 pm Flash

Includes NZ Society, The Vault, Asian Report and other interesting snippets.

8 pm News & Weather

8:06 The Spirit of Woodstock - Part three

Celebrating forty years since that milestone of modern musical history - the Woodstock Festival.

8:35 Bird beach

John Tasirin, Professor of Ecology and Conservation, Sam Ratulangi University.

Endangered Maleo birds and how a recently purchased private beach on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi will assist in the conservation and protection of the species.

8:50 Conundrum

The answer and the winner's chosen song.

9 pm News & Weather

9:06 Country Life:

Rural news and features.

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 pm News & Weather

11:06 Womad Taranaki 2009

Featuring a singer, songwriter and guitarist who started his career as a busker in Auckland, Andrew White.