09:20 Australian bush fires

Jane O'Connor, and her nephew, Brad O'Connor.

09:30 Secret Life - Crown Prosecutor and deputy master of the Pakuranga Hunt

Simon Moore, lawyer and partner in Meredith Connell law firm, based in Auckland.

09:45 UK correspondent Jon Dennis

10:05 Sara Henderson

Sara HendersonSara Henderson was a retired investment banker living in Jakarta when the 2004 Asian tsunami struck. She travelled to Aceh to witness the devastation first hand and, despite having no background in aid work, then started her own foundation to help people in the Sumatran island.

10:30 Book Review with Penny Ashton

Homework for Grown Ups by E Foley & B Coates
Published by Square Peg

10:45 Reading. Living As A Moon by Owen Marshall (Part 1 of 2, RNZ)

A young woman's uncanny resemblance to a well known comedienne leads to a career change and the resulting ups and downs of the life as an impersonator.

11:05 New Technology with Nat Torkington

Physorg article on Liquid Glass
New wireless tooth-based hearing aid

The Khan Academy
Ex-Hedge Fund Analyst Finds Calling On YouTube
Census of Files Available via BitTorrent

11:30 William Fairbank

After sustaining a serious brain injury in a car accident 23 years ago, William Fairbank is now devoted to helping medical professionals better understand the impact of brain injuries on a person's life and personality. He now works as a sculptor and film maker. William Fairbank is currently seeking artists with brain injuries for his next documentary.

He can be contacted at: williamfairbank@uwclub.net

11:45 TV reviewer Simon Wilson