RNZ daily and weekly programmes
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Legislation, issues and insights from Parliament.
Our commentators make sense of the week in politics
A magazine programme hosted by Kim Hill, with long-form, in-depth feature interviews on current affairs, science, modern life, history, the arts and more.
News, discussion, features and ideas until midday.
Getting out in the field and the lab to bring you New Zealand stories about science, nature and the environment. With Alison Ballance.
Stacey Morrison looks at the latest food & fitness trends to discover what's good for you and what's gobbledygook. In short: Do they work?
A weekly analysis of significant political issues.
Mediawatch looks critically at the New Zealand media - television, radio, newspapers and magazines as well as the 'new' electronic media.
A special programme for Easter Monday.
The latest business news from RNZ News.
A monthly web-only feature, podcasting performances by New Zealand artists.
A daily current affairs programme covering the major Pacific stories of the week, with background and reaction from the people making the news.
A custom podcast from RNZ
A review of the week in sport.
Unfurling fresh ideas and sounds along with the best radio documentaries and features from here and overseas.
Nine to Noon's Kathryn Ryan presents interviews to help navigate modern family life
A weekly topical magazine about current film releases and film related topics.
A podcast on people from diverse global backgrounds living in New Zealand. These are stories spanning politics, society, identity, art and culture. Produced by Kadambari Raghukumar
Investment author and columnist Mary Holm talks to Jesse Mulligan every fortnight about her top tips for how to make your money work.
New Zealand's most listened to morning news show, featuring comprehensive coverage of local and world events from 6:00am to 9:00am every weekday on RNZ National.
Country Life takes you down country roads to meet ordinary people achieving their dreams. We live in a beautiful country...
The best of each day's First Up, with Nathan Rarere
Jesse hosts an upbeat mix of the curious and the compelling, ranging from the stories of the day to the great questions of our time.
A roundup of farming conditions all around New Zealand
Lately with Karyn Hay is a late night radio show on RNZ National, with an eye on live events, an ear for music, a great sense of humour and a genuine interest in people and their stories.
Checkpoint is RNZ’s weekday drive-time news programme. Our multi-media show broadcasts on 101FM, and you can also watch it live on our website, Freeview Channel 50 and Face TV on Sky Channel 083. Hosted by Lisa Owen.
A bulletin of Pacific News and a sports report.
The Panel features a range of panellists from across the opinion spectrum, together with expert phone guests.
From nine to noon every weekday, Kathryn Ryan talks to the people driving the news - in New Zealand and around the world. Delve beneath the headlines to find out the real story, listen to Nine to Noon's expert commentators and reviewers and catch up with the latest lifestyle trends on this award-winning programme.
Dr Jani Wilson teaches her students how to pitch their film idea in one minute, just in case they meet a famous film producer in an elevator, she shares her story.
A new documentary by building experts John Gray and Roger Levie has uncovered the shocking state of apartment buildings around New Zealand. Entitled A Living Hell: Apartment Disasters. Roger is with us to discuss the doco.
Prince Philip's death at the age of 99 yesterday has sent Britain into a period of mourning, and brought to an end the incredible love story between the Duke of Edinburgh and Queen Elizabeth, his wife of more than seven decades. Royal correspondent Richard Fitzwilliams joins the show to discuss Prince Philip's passing and his legacy as a devoted co…
The media planned for the Duke of Edinburgh's death - but the timing of the announcement last night could hardly have been worse for firing up special coverage from scratch.
On the Weekend Panel this morning are Brigitte Moreton and Chris Wikaira. Among other topics, they'll be looking at the death of Prince Philip, the vaccine rollout, stopping travel from India to New Zealand, progress with the trans-Taman bubble, and the idea of being able to buy (and consume in public) liquor 365 days a year.…
Parliament got five new bills out of the box for public feedback this week. Bills on sunscreen, solo parent benefits, compulsory treatment, immigration and incorporated societies. Something for everyone.
Listener feedback 10 April 2021.
The latest Pacific, NZ, World and Sports news bulletin
Flood-hit Timor Leste faces new challenge in preventing Covid-19 spread; Vaccine hesitancy complicates PNG's covid crisis; It's looking brighter for the Marshalls community in Arkansas, Mike Mika makes New Zealand history as Pasifika district court judge.
Thousands of students and older supporters turned out for today's School Strike for Climate around the country. Karyn speaks with Ciara Foley who was one of the organisers of the protest in Christchurch.
Golden Bay is a long way from home for the Agave tequilana plant, a native of Latin America and most commonly found in Mexico. Terry Knight is growing several thousand of the succulents for making top-shelf tequila at his Kiwi spirit distillery at Motupipi.
Six kiwi have been released onto the Kaitake range in Te Papakura o Taranaki / Egmont National Park today where the call of our national bird has been absent for decades. The release is a milestone in a battle against predators on Kaitake being waged - for the most part - by a small army of volunteers. Our Taranaki Whanganui Robin Martin has more.…
In the North Island at least one Taranaki farm's on track for a record milk production season while in the South Island Southland farmers think they've dialled up one of the best possible autumns.
Panellists and Moata Tamaira and Ben Thomas talk workplace bullying, Torro, and girls skating.
Are sports journalists in New Zealand too worried about staying onside with high-profile sports people? This week on RNZs Extra Time, Bridget Tunnicliffe poses the question to Stuff sports journalist Paul Cully, sports commentator Hamish Bidwell and RNZ sports reporter Joe Porter. We discuss the relationship between the media and well known sportsp…
Considered the holy grail of New Zealand herpetology, the Cupola Gecko is so rare that lizard scientists only whisper about it in dark alleyways, wondering if it even exists. Nic Toki talks about this elusive critter!
Air New Zealand's delay to its capital raise will allow the airline to nail down exactly how much cash it needs, according to an investment analyst.
Comedians Te Radar and Brynley Stent with a few laughs, including the couple who defaced a valuable painting in a South Korean gallery thinking it was a public art project.
It's Friday so we cross the ditch to Canberra to talk to our correspondent Kerry-Anne Walsh.