7:15 Sport: Australia

Keeping score across the ditch is ABC sports journalist Paul Kennedy... well not unsurprisingly, the big stories are all about football.

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: Politically Right

Rodney Hide economist, home renovator and former politician on the rationales of individual freedom and responsibility... the 1992 Nobel Prize winner in Economic Sciences, Chicago researcher Prof. Gary Becker and his economic approaches regarding human behaviour.

9 pm News and weather

9:10 Global Handwashing Day

Director of the Hygiene Centre Dr Val Curtis on how being a disgustologist is her means to help improve human hygiene behaviour – today is the fifth anniversary of Global Handwashing Day!

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 Blues City

A ten-part, regional exploration of the blues hosted by Gary Pitts. Each week visits a different city or region. We explore all eras, beginning at the turn of the 20th century moving all the way up to today. And we move through all types of blues, from Delta, country blues, Chicago and urban, blues rock, and even the British blues. Episodes feature historical background and interesting tid-bits about each music selection and artist.

See the Public Radio Exchange website for this programme.

A PRX Production