Nights for Friday 9 March 2018
7:07 Sonic Tonic - Cetaceans
Fiction was invented the day Jonah arrived home and told his wife that he was three days late because he had been swallowed by a whale. Gabriel Garcia Marquez
I've never understood the 'things to do before you die' idea. If I was ill, I'd be in no mood to have a swim with a dolphin. Karl Pilkington
I'm not someone who can lie on a beach and do nothing. I am not sure what you are supposed to do, so I get bored. I prefer to have a purpose, such as going to Alaska to see orca whales. Miranda Richardson
We do not exploit our dolphins for profit. Fidel Castro
8:10 Something for the Weekend
This Friday's something for the weekend takes us to Dunedin - for the Dunedin Fringe Festival - in fact the
Lunatic Fringe of the Dunedin Fringe Festival - and a performance called "No show".
8:15 Dateline Pacific
RNZ Pacific's daily current affairs programme covering the major Pacific stories of the week, with background and reaction from the people making the news.
Director Sophie Fiennes talking to RNZ Music’s Kirsten Johnstone about her documentary “Bloodlight and Bami” an intimate portrait of Grace Jones
9:07 Country Life
Tonight on Country life Susan meets up with a very cute sheep breed thats' new to New Zealand it has black feet, ears, knees and face.
Lately with Karyn Hay is a late night radio show on RNZ National, with an eye on live events, an ear for music, a great sense of humour and a genuine interest in people and their stories.
11:07 The Mixtape
Hugh Sundae started his career as a volunteer at Auckland's 95bFM when he was fourteen. Twenty five years later he's just finished a three year stint as General Manager. In this week's Mixtape Hugh talks about his multifaceted career, and six of his favourite songs.