Tuesday 31 August
After nearly 25 years with TVNZ, Cameron Bennett heading off for pastures new. As one of New Zealand's most experienced journalists, his wide-ranging career includes 20 years reporting for TVNZ, as both a news and a current affairs reporter. He speaks to Good Morning about his career so far, and what's next for him.
Laurinda Sutcliffe was a creative director for High Society, one of New Zealand's leading fashion companies - but after nearly 20 years service she was made redundant. Not taking it lying down, she decided to start her own fashion label, and the result is Loobie's Story . Laurinda speaks to us about her new fashion label venture that rose from the ashes of redundancy, and talks us through a few of her summer collection outfits.
Dr Cathy Stephenson wraps up her series on "
what to do
when your child gets sick" with a look at basic life
support. She will be demonstrating various techniques, with
the assistance of
Fiona Vickers from the
Wellington Free Ambulance.
St John New Zealand
Red Cross New Zealand
He's played with some of New Zealand's top acts, including Neil Finn, but now he's going it alone. Phil Stoodley is in for a chat and he performs for us.
Laura Kroetsch with her pick of the latest
books. This week she looks at:
The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer
Katherine Mansfield: The Storyteller by Kathleen Jones
Organ Music, the latest book from Kiwi icon Margaret Mahy
Craft expert Fifi Colston is here with a great gift idea.
Sue Hamilton and Dana Alexander rustle up a couple of recipes from their bestselling cookbook Minced - a beef and feta galette, and Greek salad with meatballs.
Today we're going to be learning a few breakdancing moves! Fitness Instructor Libby Calder is here to show us how.
Clinical Psychologist Dr Duncan Thomson continues his series on coping with chronic illness. This week he focuses on the sensitivities of supporting children who have been diagnosed.
The On the Couch panel answer your questions. We welcome actress
Ginette McDonald, raconteur
McCormick, cinical psychologist
Thomson and businessswoman
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