7:06 Friday Night Theme

7:30 Neighbours Day Aotearoa

Knowing our neighbours is one of the best antidotes to many social concerns, especially the isolation being experienced by both young and older people in New Zealand. Inspiring Communities coordinator Leigh Strange discusses some of the events, particularly fundraisers for Christchurch that are happening this weekend.


8 pm News and Weather

8:06WOMAD Taranaki 2011 Highlights (RNZ)

8:35 Pet Day: Hearing And Deafness In Animals

Professor Joe Mayhew from Massey's Institute of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences explains the differences and problems animals can have in regards to their hearing.

8:50 Conundrum

The answer and the winner's chosen song.

9 pm News and Weather

9:06 Country Life

Rural news and features.

10 pm News and 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 and Weather

11:06 The Beatles: Here There Everywhere

A three-part series celebrating the bestselling group. The interviews recorded exclusively for this series reveal the impact made upon other musicians by The Beatles' records from throughout their career (Pt 2 of 3, EMI)