Saturday Morning with Jack Tame
SATURDAY MORNINGS WITH JACK TAME
The only way to start your weekend!
With more than 15 years as a journalist and broadcaster, Jack's become a household name on New Zealand airwaves.
Not only does he host his own radio show, Jack also co-hosts TVNZ's Q+A. His work has taken him around the world.
Jack’s crisp perspective, style, and enthusiasm makes for refreshing and entertaining Saturday morning radio.
News, sport, books, music, gardens and food – what better way to spend your Saturdays?
Catherine Raynes: Mercy & Miriam Margolyes' memoir
Catherine Raynes has been reading Mercy by David Baldacci and the marvelous Miriam Margolyes' memoir, This Much I Know is True. She joined Jack Tame to share her...
Mike Yardley: Fantastic times in Fiordland
Mike Yardley gives Jack Tame the lowdown on the magic of Fiordland. LISTEN ABOVE
Kiwi to Kenya: Jane Wynyard's work to save Africa's elephants
Five years ago, Auckland-born woman Jane Wynyard swapped her high-profile PR career in London for the arid plains and tropical climate of Kenya. She went from high...
Ladyhawke's fourth album more personal
Estelle Clifford has been listening to Ladyhawke's new album, Time Flies - her fourth album and the first in five years. She told Jack Tame this is all the stuff...
Ruud Kleinpaste: Growing tip-top tomatoes
Growing tomatoes It’s great to have a go at these fruit – there are many varieties too and everybody has their favourite ones. But there are some problems that...
Bob Campbell: Best red under $20
Bob Campbell has been enjoying the best red under $20 he's had for a while - the Taylors 2019 Shiraz. It's a full-flavoured wine, perfect for summer BBQs. LISTEN...
Tara Ward: The Beatles, Annika & The Great
Tara Ward joined Jack Tame and shared her picks for this week: The Beatles: Get Back: Directed and produced by Peter Jackson, this three-part documentary season...
Paul Stenhouse: Lush ditches social media
Lush is bailing on social media They've deleted all their content from Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and TikTok saying they'll stay off those social media channels...
Malcolm Rands: Which milk is best?
Which is the most eco and healthiest of the milks (and yummiest)? We live in a world where the old milk aisle at the supermarket now also has soy, almond, rice,...
Francesca Rudkin: Passing & Petite Maman's 'sophisticated' movie reviews
Our movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin has been watching a Netflix film called Passing and a French film called Petite Maman. "Passing" is set in 1920's New York...
Nici Wickes: Non-alcoholic drinks for the holiday season
Here are some refreshing non-alcoholic drinks to get you through the silly season. The only thing you’ll feel the next morning is smug. Raspberry shrub Shrubs...
Kevin Milne: Reminiscing as radio reaches 100 year milestone in NZ
Kevin Milne has been reminiscing about radio, as the medium hits a 100 year milestone in New Zealand. He told Jack Tame he wasn't always a fan of radio - when he...
Jack Tame: Five silver linings to National's leadership spill
With our biggest city in its third month of lockdown, hundreds of thousands of New Zealanders still effectively barred from entering the country, inflation running...
Estelle Clifford: Adele is back!
Our music reviewer Estelle Clifford shares her thoughts on Adele's highly-anticipated new album, '30'. LISTEN ABOVE
Catherine Raynes: Malibu Rising & The Dark Hours
Catherine Raynes has been busy reading Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid and Michael Connelly's The Dark Hours. LISTEN ABOVE
Mike Yardley: Arrowtown & Gibbston
Mike Yardley's been walking the trails around Arrowtown and drinking wine in Gibbston Valley...the life! He shares his tips for the area with Jack Tame. LISTEN...
Steven Dromgool: What your partner REALLY wants for Christmas
Relationship expert Steven Dromgool tells Jack Tame how to get your partner what they actually want for Christmas instead of guessing. LISTEN ABOVE
Ruud Kleinpaste: Mental health and gardening
Mental health and Gardening exercise I have often wondered what it is like to live on the 16th floor. As a child, my parents always had a garden – that’s where I...
Dr Bryan Betty: Tips and tricks for eczema
Dr Bryan Betty gives Jack Tame the lowdown on eczema and shares his tips on how to help soothe it. Bryan Betty is a GP and medical director for the College of GPs....
Paul Stenhouse: Fix your Apple iPhone at home
Apple will let you fix your iPhone at home They're even going to send you the parts! Huge news! Apple is creating the "Self Service Repair" program in early 2022...
Tara Ward: Yellowjackets, The Wheel of Time & Adele
Tara Ward joined Jack Tame and shared her picks for this week: Yellowjackets: Melanie Lynskey stars in Neon’s new psychological thriller "Yellowjackets" about a...
Sol3 Mio are 'coming home' with new album
Kiwi favourites Sol3 Mio have released their fourth studio album called Coming Home. It's their most stripped back to date, featuring a mix of contemporary hits...
Nici Wickes: Spiced potato panipuri
If you’re feeling stuck in a rut with your cooking, try shopping somewhere new like an Indian spice shop or Asian style supermarket, your local butcher or grocer...
Francesca Rudkin: The Rescue & Falling for Figaro
Francesca Rudkin gives her take on The Rescue - the edge-of-your-seat account of the rescue of 12 Thai school boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave system...
Kevin Milne: Ka Mate, Te Rauparaha's haka
Kevin Milne's been reading, A Record of the Life of the Great Te Rauparaha. Kevin says he's quite a hero in Ngati Toa country, Kapiti, where he lives. It's lead...