Navigation for Summer Nights

7:10 Ancient Civilisations: The First Cities

Exploring human culture and society of the past with Prof. Matthew Trundle from Department of Classics and Ancient History of the University of Auckland... early human civilization - from the Old Stone Age to Middle Stone Age.

7.30 The Strand on Screen

From the BBC's Arts and Entertainment team.

8 pm News & Weather

8:15 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.

8:40 Home Maintenance

How to keep one's home in good order with Trades tutor Brian Thompson from Wintec... the benefit of general maintenance.

9 pm News & Weather

9:06 Our Changing World

Science and environment news from New Zealand and the world.

10 pm News & Weather

10:17 Late Edition

A review of the leading news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

10.35 Through Younger Eyes

11.06 The Music Mix

Kirsten Johnstone, Nick Atkinson, Trevor Reekie and Emma Smith discuss their favourite music from a year of strong and diverse releases.