7:06 Sonic Tonic

8:10 Me Kōrero

An affable end-of-the-week evening exchange of ideas, advice, evocations and/or opinions.

8:25 Stages: Chick's Hotel, Port Chalmers

Twelve kilometres out of Dunedin, a long way from students and student bars, is Port Chalmers. It is a beautiful, eerie port town with enough industrial noise to ease the tinnitus of the musicians who call it home. Chick's Hotel is a dark, looming building that holds a few secret rooms and 19th century ghost stories, and allows bands from around the world to add to the noise.

9:06 Country Life

Rural news and features.

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 Noise: A Human History - Prehistoric Voiceprints

Narratives which conjure the importance of sound in the distant past when humans were at the mercy of natural forces. Or almost at the mercy - for prehistoric people were beginning to learn how to manipulate the sounds of the landscapes around them and create 'magical' phenomena which 'accessed' hidden worlds (1 of 6, BBC)