09:05 The heightened flood risk for Christchurch after the quakes

Gerry Brownlee is the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister. Hugo Kristinsson is a South Brighton resident who stood for mayor last year on the issue of flood risk and land damage. David Stringer is the spokesperson for the community lobby group Insurance Watch - which has been seeking answers from the council since 2011 about the flood risk to the city.

09:30 Push for more schools to teach Chinese

Massey University Chinese language lecturer Dr Rosemary Haddon.

09:45 UK correspondent Dame Ann Leslie

10:05 Feature: Jee Hyun Kim - Neuroscientist specialising in memory and forgetting              

Jee Hyun Kim is head of the Developmental Psychobiology Lab at the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health in Melbourne. She's a neuroscientist who does research into memory and forgetting.

10:35 Book review with Gail Pittaway

Black Moon by Kenneth Calhoun.Published by Hogarth

10:45 The Reading: Maxident Waiting to Happen by Robin McFarland

One of a series of a short stories by Robin McFarland, all set in Salt, a fictitious town on the West Coast of the South Island. Max Walker's life is a chapter of accidents.

11:05 New technology commentator Erika Pearson

Discusses Yahoo, chatrooms and spying, internet neutrality and seeking out information in the digital age.

Yahoo, chatrooms and spying
Merger threatens net neutrality
Kiwis seek health information online

11:30 Parenting - Baby whisperer Sharlene Poole

Sharlene Poole is a parenting expert specialising in babies.

11:45 Film reviewer Dan Slevin

Discusses new releases The Rocket, Stories We Tell, 3 Mile Limit.

Music played in this show

Title: You Say
Artist: Claude Rains
Composer: Hewitt
Album: Claude Rains
Label: Private

Title: Don't Knock
Artist: Mavis Staples
Composer: Staples
Album: You Are Not Alone
Label: Anti

Title: Dream A Little Dream Of Me
Artist: Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong
Composer: Andre / Khan / Schwandt
Album: N/A
Label: Castle