Monday 27 July
Today Good Morning is celebrating the start of Te Wiki o
te Reo Maori - Maori Language Week! Tune in for some great
celebrations of Maori language and culture right throughout the
He's given up the shamrocks for pohutukawa, the potatoes for kumara and the pots of gold for golden Gisborne beaches! Yes, an injury has meant the return of Rua Tipoki to New Zealand after two years playing rugby for Ireland. He joins us in the studio for a chat.
We knew that Pita Sharples was going to be run off his feet during Maori Language Week, so Sarah took the opportunity to catch with him on the road in Rotorua last Friday.
At a recent fashion design awards ceremony, eight talented Maori designers won the chance to showcase their designs at Air New Zealand fashion week in September. Wiremu Barriball and Shane Hansen are with us to show off their amazing designs, along with Ata Te Kanawa and Jenna Dudley from Miromoda Fashion Design Awards.
Sometimes you wonder if working is really worth it financially when you end up spending a lot of that income on childcare! Today Mary Lambie has advice on working it all out.
Choosing the right shampoo and conditioner for your hair and scalp can be a bit of a challenge. Hair stylist Richard Kavanagh has a few hot tips to help you understand your hair care needs better.
In the kitchen today, Judith Cullen is reaching to the Middle East for inspiration. She's cooking a Tunisian fsh tajine and a Middle Eastern coleslaw - you're bound to want the recipe!
Music aficionado Stacey Morrison joins us with some blasts from the past! She's talking te reo Maori classic hits today - The Patea Maori Club's Poi E, Prince Tui Teka's E I Po and a new tune from up-and-coming artist Maisey Rika.
Our very own king of pop Matai Smith has got a reinvention of the classic We Are Family - he's singing Maori Language in the Community - Te Reo I teo Hapori! He's also teaching us some helpful vocab we can use at the shops.
Our favourite boys on the sideline have got the latest sporting round up. Keith Quinn and John McBeth are in for a chat.
has got the moves to get you fit! Get on up
and get your week started!
And Steve has the latest gossip from the New Zealand Woman's Weekly.