Nights for Friday 24 July 2020
7:07 Sonic Tonic - Cosy
What Keeps You Cosy at Night?
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.
8:30 Friday Night Live
In Friday Night Live we feature a selection of recordings from Whanganui based solo artist Anthonie Tonnon in the RNZ Studios
9:07 Country Life
Russell Lowe is retiring after spending almost 50 years developing kiwifruit - he's credited with helping save Gold kiwifruit after the original variety collapsed when the disease PSA hit.
A farmer-owned earth dam near Fairlie provides reliable irrigation for 16,000 hectares of farmland in South Canterbury. It also has a seven megawatt power station that contributes to the local electricity network. The 50-metre high structure was completed in 1998 and Opuha Water chief executive Andrew Mockford says it has boosted the local economy well beyond the farm-gate.
Robert Kelly is in for Karyn Hay on Lately all this week. Keeping you up to date if you're up late.
11:07 The Mixtape
Tonight's mixtape selector is Mark Kneebone, the man behind Laneway festival and many of the biggest concerts that have played in Aotearoa. He shares his tunes and tales with Yadana Saw.