7:07 Sonic Tonic

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Photo: Iantresman Creative Commons

It only comes once every four years.  How are you planning to spend it?

8:15 Dateline Pacific

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Photo: RNZ

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.

8:30 Friday Night Live

In Friday Night Live we feature Opensouls a hip-hop, soul and R'n'B based Auckland band in a performance at The Kings Arms in October 2009.

Opensouls

Opensouls Photo: Supplied.

9:07 Country Life 

Farmers in Southland continue mopping up after the Mataura River flooding.

Discarded items following the flooding in Mataura.

Discarded items following the flooding in Mataura. Photo: RNZ / Sarah Robson

In the View from the Vines series grapes are ripening and birds need to be kept at bay.

Luciano Pani, Juliette Baldes, Marielle Hiettelet and Arthur Bougeant helped net Te Hera Vineyard

Luciano Pani, Juliette Baldes, Marielle Hiettelet and Arthur Bougeant helped net Te Hera Vineyard Photo: RNZ/Sally Round

A look back at the Golden Shears which turns 60 this year.

Golden shears sign in Masterton.

Photo: PHOTO NZ

10:17 Lately

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Photo: RNZ

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

For the latest series of The Mixtape, RNZ Music host Charlotte Ryan invited writer Witi Ihimaera to compile his favourite songs, and talk us through his selections.

Witi Ihimaera

Witi Ihimaera Photo: RNZ