09:05 The 2011 election campaign draws to a close

Nine to Noon's political commentators Mike Williams and Matthew Hooton wrap up the election campaign with analysis of the latest polls and campaign tactics.

09:30 TVNZ and Sky TV's joint venture for a new pay TV platform

Martin Gillman, broadcasting commentator and partner at MGCOM, an Auckland advertising agency; and Eric Kearley, TVNZ's head of Digital Media and Channels.

09:45 Asia correspondent Phil O'Sullivan

Political transition in Myanmar; former Philippines president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo charged with conspiring to rig the 2007 senatorial election; and controls on texting in Asia.

10:05 Tom Shakespeare - disability activist & bioethicist

Bioethicist, social scientist, commentator, activist on disability issues and WHO advisor.

10:35 Book review with Gyles Beckford

New Zealand in the Twentieth Century by Paul Moon
Published by HarperCollins

10:45 Reading: Treading Water by Robert Hewitt  with Aaron Smale (Part 3 of 7)

An account of Rob Hewitt’s true life story of surviving 75 hours in the waters around Kapiti Island north-west of Wellington.

Audio will be available here after broadcast.

11:05 New music with Sean McKenna

Artist: Kate Bush
Album: 50 Words for Snow
Song: Wild Man
Video: Wild Man

Artist: Laura Veirs
Album: Tumble Bee - Laura Veirs Sings Folk Songs for Children
Song: Why Oh Why

Artist: Ben Folds
Album: The Best Imitation of Myself: A Retrospective
Song: Still Fighting It
Video: bcove.me/g22x7uvv

Artist: Roseneath Centennial Ragtime Band
Song: Over in the Gloryland
Album: Roseneath Centennial Ragtime Band
Song: Over in the Gloryland - free download

11:30 Sports commentator Joseph Romanos

Cricket, and why a journalist was rubbished for highlighting Jesse Ryder's weight and fitness problems.

11:45 The Week That Was with Radar and Michele A'Court