7:15 Sport: South Africa

Mith one eye on the scrum and the other on the line-out it's South African sports writer Mike Greenaway... why did the South African Rugby Union say they would guarantee a new team for Super Rugby when they already have their team quota; also young and gifted cricketer, Richard Levi.

7:30 Insight

8:15 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.

8:40 Thinkers: Sociology

Dr Tracey McIntosh from The University of Auckland with why people do what we do: the sociology of emotions - collective responses of anger, fear, happiness, compassion, grief, disgust...

9 pm News and weather

9:10 NZIAF: Indigenous Stories

An Australian novelist of Indigenous Australian ancestry, Kim Scott discusses the themes in his latest book That Deadman Dance.

9:40 Sport

10 pm Late Edition

A review of the 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 Beale Street Caravan

The best in blues from the Blues Foundation in Memphis.