Saturday Morning with Jack Tame
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SATURDAY MORNINGS WITH JACK TAME
The only way to start your weekend!
Jack Tame is a media juggernaut who shows no sign of slowing down.
Not only does he host his own radio show, Jack also co-host's TVNZ's Breakfast.
He’s spent 5 years in New York where he was based as TVNZ’s US Correspondent.
Jack’s crisp perspective, style and enthusiasm makes for refreshing and entertaining Saturday morning radio.
News, sport, books, music, gardens and celebrities – what better way to spend your Saturdays?
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Music review: Dua Lipa's new album 'Future Nostalgia'
Music Reviewer Andrew Dickens has been reviewing Dua Lipa's second album, Future Nostalgia.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Kevin Milne's tribute to the New Zealand Woman's Weekly magazine
Former broadcaster Kevin Milne joins Jack Tame to share his memories of the country's longest running magazine, the New Zealand Woman's Weekly, which is no longer...
Book review: The Recovery of Rose Gold and In Five Years
Book reviewer Catherine Raynes has been reading The Recovery of Rose Gold by Stephanie Wrobel, and In Five Years by Rebecca Serle.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Screentime: Go Further South, Sanditon and Jamie Oliver
Looking for a new TV show to watch? Tara Ward joined Jack Tame this morning to reveal the best shows on TV this week! Go Further South: a follow up to last year’s...
Mike Yardley: Virtual travelling the USA during lockdown
Lockdown is a tough time for travel reporters, but Mike Yardley has found some travel he can do: a virtual tour of the USA. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Steven Dromgool: Introverts and extroverts in lockdown
Relationships expert Steven Dromgool's been giving Jack some tips on how to manage introvert or extrovert partners during lockdown.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE Managing...
Jess Teaz: Going on a bear hunt
Going on a bear hunt Need a fun activity for kids who're stuck at home? Mum-of-two pre-schoolers and former new entrant teacher Jess Teaz suggests going on a bear...
Ruud Kleinpaste: Kids' learning with Tiger Beetles
Tiger Beetles Just drop the words “Tiger Beetle” and kids will be showing some interest in seeing what this is all about. How to find them These beetles live...
Paul Stenhouse: Tips for using Zoom
If you weren't using it before, you're almost certainly using it now. Video conferencing company Zoom is facing a lockdown moment, and Paul Stenhouse has been giving...
Samantha Power: Former US ambassador to the UN on Covid-19 and Helen Clark
A former US ambassador to the United Nations has described the "race to the top" that led to former Prime Minister Helen Clark missing out on the top job. Clark...
Nici Wickes: Pumpkin & parmesan scones
Pumpkin & parmesan sconesI hadn’t realised that pumpkin scones are entrenched in Aussie culture, much the same as our love for custard slice. Making these I can...
Movies with Francesca Rudkin: Getting the popcorn out at home
Movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin has been looking at movie options you can watch at home including the Meghan Markle-narrated 'Elephant'. And if there's something...
Jack Tame: Health Minister's outing proves rules aren't clear
When I saw the Health Minister David Clark had been for a mountainbike ride, I knew immediately he’d be in trouble. That’s dumb, I thought, not a good look. But...
Steven Dromgool: Staying married during lockdown
Relationship expert Steven Dromgool has been giving Jack some tips of how to survive in lockdown with your parnter. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Music review: Jeremy Redmore's new album 'The Brightest Flame'
Music reviewer Andrew Dickens has been listening to Jeremy Redmore's second studio album, The Brightest Flame. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Hannah McQueen: Handling your mortgage in lockdown
Enable Me's Hannah McQueen has been giving Jack some tips on how to handle your mortgage in these uncertain times.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Jess Teaz: Homeschooling in lockdown
Jess Teaz is a mum of two, and new entrant teacher. She's been giving Jack Tame some tips on how to keep kids learning - or at least entertained - on lockdown. If...
Bethany Hamilton: Surfing legend who survived shark attack
Surfer Bethany Hamilton’s career as a pro-surfer is impressive in itself. But it becomes considerably more impressive when you learn she’s managed a life-long...
Ruud Kleinpaste: Nature time with kids in lockdown
Gardening in lockdown This is an oppourtunity to place some real “home-schooling” and combine that with nature-time teaching, or simply exploring nature in your...
Book review: Mum and Dad, The Secrets of Strangers
Mum and Dad - Joanna Trollope What a mess, she thought now . . . what a bloody, unholy mess the whole family has got itself into. It's been 25 years since Gus and...
Jack Tame: I'm grateful for living in a connected world
One day when my father was about two years old, a strange man walked through the front door of his house. This was Portsmouth, England. 1954. The U.K was still...
Paul Stenhouse: Technology to fight COVID-19
Apple has launched a COVID-19 Screening Tool You can check it out here: https://www.apple.com/covid19/ How long will the toilet paper last? There's an app for...
Screentime: First up, Ozark, Tiger King and Nailed It!
Looking for a new TV show to watch? Tara Ward joined Jack Tame this morning to reveal the best shows on TV this week! First up: free streaming services people...
Nici Wickes: Chocolate pear cake
Chocolate pear cake An easy cake to bake that doubles as dessert if served warm. Makes 24x24cm cake 100g butter 100g dark chocolate (at least 65% cacao),...
Francesca Rudkin: Movies to keep the kids entertained
Movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin has come up with a list of movies to watch with your kids in lockdown. Netflix Spirited Away and other beautiful animations such...