09:05 Is the government blind to the extent of fish dumping in its bid to rebuild the depleted snapper fishery from Northland to Bay of Plenty

Fisheries researcher Glenn Simmons of Auckland University Business School; Paul Barnes, from Legasea – part of the NZ Sport Fishing Council which has been actively lobbying against the snapper proposals; and Steve Halley, Team Leader Inshore Fisheries, Ministry of Primary Industries.

09:30 Shearing

Richie Gould is a sheep farmer and shearer from Pleasant Point in South Canterbury. He collects shearing clippers. He is one of 20 collectors featured in the book Kiwi Collectors: Curious and Unusual Kiwi Hobbies, by Matt Elliot, published by Harper Collins.

09:45 Pacific correspondent Michael Field

NZ stepping up travel warnings over Tonga's MA60 safety, Fiji pushes for alternative to Pacific Islands Forum and a heroic loggerhead turtle's remarkable swim across the South Pacific.

10:05 Sir Robert Jones - NZ businessman and author

Businessman Bob Jones discusses his latest book, Fighting Talk: boxing and the modern lexicon.

10:35 Book Review with Louise O'Brien

The Gallery of Vanished Husbands by Natasha Solomons
Published by Hodder & Stoughton

10:45 Reading: The End, a short story written & told by Francesca Emms

A young woman trapped in a controlling relationship finally summons the courage to walk away.

11:05 New Music with Sean McKenna

New music from Lloyd Cole, King Krule, The Civil Wars, and Laura Veirs.

Artist: Lloyd Cole
Song: Kids Today
Comp: Cole
Album: Standards
Label: Tapete Records

Artist: King Krule
Song: Easy Easy
Comp: Marshall
Album: 6 Feet Beneath The Moon
Label: XL Recordings

Artist: The Civil Wars
Song: The One That Got Away
Comp: Joy Williams / John-Paul White / Charlie Peacock
Album: The Civil Wars
Label: Columbia

Artist: Laura Veirs
Song: That Alice
Comp: Veirs
Album: Warp & Weft
Label: Raven Marching Band

11:30 Sports commentator Joseph Romanos

The Bledisloe Cup opener on Saturday in Sydney, the World track and field champs in Moscow and changes at NZ Cricket.

11:45 The Week That Was with Radar and Pinky Agnew

Music played in this show

Song: Bedouin Dress
Artist: Fleet Foxes
Comp: Pecknold
Album: Helplessness Blues
Label: Sub Pop
Time Played: 11:45