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?
Ruud Kleinpaste: How to use Neem Oil in the garden
Neem Oil Neem oil has become a popular insecticide and fungicide that is used by many gardeners. It is natural, organic, and relatively safe. It can be used to...
Steven Dromgool: Managing pre-Christmas stress
Relationship expert Steven Dromgool has some tips on managing pre-Christmas stress. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Music review: Sam Smith's new album Love Goes
Music reviewer Estelle Clifford has been listening to Sam Smith's new album, LoveGoes. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Book review: Stephen Fry and David Baldacci
Catherine Raynes has been reading Stephen Fry's new book Troy, and David Baldacci's Daylight. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Mike Yardley: Te Anau Adventures
Mike Yardley has been on some adventures in Te Anau. FOR TRAVEL TIPS - LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Dr Bryan Betty: When will we get the COVID vaccine?
We're getting some very positive news around new vaccines for COVID, but the question everyone's asking is when will we get our hands on it? Bryan Betty is Saturday...
Paul Stenhouse: Something new for Apple nerds
Apple's self-designed processor is blazing fast This really is the next chapter of Apple's computers. The iPhone and iPad have been made possible thanks to Apple's...
Screentime: Taranaki Hard, Industry, Dash & Lily
Screentime Queen Tara Ward has some good tele for your weekend:Taranaki Hard: a new documentary series. In the heat of the beautiful Taranaki summer, a diverse group...
Bets Gee: Instagram's favourite cake entrepreneur
If you like a sweet treat like Jack, or got into a bit of baking over lockdown, you might have heard of Kiwi baking legend Bernadette Gee. She was a teenage mother with no...
Film review: Till the Lights Go Out and Made in Italy
Francesca Rudkin has been watching Six60 documentary Till The Lights Go Out and Liam Neeson's new movie Made In Italy. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Nici Wickes: Homecoming Ginger Crunch
Homecoming Ginger Crunch Here’s a treat for Jack as he’s out of MIQ! Ginger sesame crunch Makes 16-20 squares 135g butter, softened ½ cup sugar 2 tbsps brown...
Kevin Milne: What is business dress in 2020?
The dress code for men in the parliamentary chamber is being reconsidered. The current rules say that men should dress in a businesslike way. But what is "businesslike"...
Jack Tame: My experience in managed isolation
One person from my plane tested positive for Covid-19. We knew pretty soon thereafter. The day three test results came back and everyone in our MIQ facility got...
Music review: Benee's new album "Hey u x"
Stella Rose Bennett, better known as Benee, was once again the darling of this year’s Aotearoa Music Awards. She once again won all four categories she was nominated...
Book review: Barack Obama and Michael J Fox
Book reviewer Catherine Raynes has been reading No Time Like the Future by Michael J Fox and A Promised Land by Barack Obama. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Malcolm Rands: Tips for cleaning with vinegar
Vinegar To make wine, the sugar has to be converted to alcohol in a process known as fermentation. After the sealed bottle has been opened, there’s a second kind...
Mike Yardley: Celebrating the beautiful Buller region
Mike Yardley's been celebrating The Best of the Buller region on this week's show. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Ruud Kleinpaste: Let’s plant some beans
Let’s plant some Beans A typical summer crop from the vegetable garden, it's always good to get ultra-fresh beans on the menu. They can be grown right around the...
Paul Stenhouse: Twitter gets into the 'stories' game
Fleets are the new way to Tweet Fleets are disappearing Tweets, or they're Twitter's version of Stories. Twitter says the fleets make people feel more comfortable...
Hannah McQueen: Low interest rates are costing retirees
If you've got a mortgage, low interest rates can be a huge relief. But for those living off their savings, often retirees, it is making life pretty difficult. Enable.Me's...
Screentime: His Dark Materials, Seachange Revisited and We are the Champions
Screentime Queen Tara Ward has some tips for TV shows to get into this weekend: His Dark Materials: A new season of the HBO drama based on author Philip Pullman’s...
Guy Raz on his podcast series "How I Built This"
Phenomenally successful podcaster Guy Raz is best known for his series "How I Built This". In it, he quizzes the world's most successful business people about how...
Nici Wickes: Making sensational salads
The weather is getting hotter, so Nici Wickes has some hints on how to make sensational salads. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Film review: The Secrets We Keep and Rams
Movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin has been watching post-World War Two drama The Secrets we Keep and Sam Neill dark comedy Rams. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Kevin Milne: From recording to residence - remembering the Avalon TV Centre
Kevin Milne's old stomping ground, Avalon TV Centre, is being made into apartments. He's been reminiscing with Jack Tame about his time there. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE