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Martin Sloman, Paraparaumu Beach-based counsellor and founder of The Kapiti Kindness Trust

John Hayes catches up with Martin Sloman, the founder of The Kapiti Kindness Trust and Whirlwind Trust for Mental Health Awareness Week

Tony Cutting - Owner of Tony Cutting Digital Marketing

John Hayes talks to Tony Cutting, owner of Tony Cutting Digital Marketing about Kapiti Tiny Home Village project

Guy Burns, Deputy Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes catches up with Guy Burns, Deputy Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board about the beach by-law, with recommendations to put in electric gates

Guru, Kapiti mayor

John Hayes catches up with Kapiti mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka "Guru", with an in-depth conversation about housing in Kapiti

Barbara Edmonds -Mana candidate for labor

Catherine interviews Barbara Edmonds - standing for the Labor Party in Mana. The interview takes us from life at uni with 5 children through to her current standing in the Mana electorate - and now 8 kids. Barbara talks about the large shoes to fill with Kris Faafoi now being on the Party List. The General Election Show is on Beach FM 106.3 on Sunday from 5pm-6pm. Brought to you by The Lindale Village - where local businesses thrive.

Gail Parata, Central Pulse Coach on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Gail Parata, the new Central Pulse coach joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. We get to know Gail and what drives her, how was the last 6 years in Scotland, what she is most excited about the new role and what it means to her being home. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Phil Roache, Wellington Rugby League on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Phil Roache from Wellington Rugby League returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Phil has everything you need to know about the 2020 Grand Final, what has impressed him the most about the 2020 season and what is next after the club competition. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Cam Prouting, Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Cam Prouting from Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 19th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

The Rat Bags Racing Show on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

The Rat Bags Racing Show returns with Chris Craddock, Noel Thomas & Mike Brown with your weekend racing tips for Saturday the 19th of September 2020. The Rat Bags Racing Show every Saturday at 9:10am on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Kyla Huff, Kapiti Coast Softball Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Kyla Huff from Kapiti Coast Softball Club joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Kyla talks everything junior softball, how to register and what is coming up for the club. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Hendrix Warren, Levin Hustle Baseball Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Hendrix Warren from the Levin Hustle Baseball Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 19th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

The Boat City Fishing Report with Mike J on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Mike Johnston from Boat City returns with the Boat City Fishing Report on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With everything you need to know about Fishing on the Kapiti Coast, Mike J has your Fishing chat for Saturday 19th September 2020. The Boat City Fishing Report, 8:35am Saturdays. For Everything on the Water and More, Old Main Road North, Paraparaumu. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

David Fa'atafa, College Sport Wellington on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

David Fa'atafa from College Sport Wellington returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 19th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Tamati Davis, Whiti Te Ra Rugby League Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Tamati Davis from Whiti Te Ra Rugby League Club joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Tamati shares his thoughts on the 2020 season, what it will take to win the Grand Final and what he enjoys most about putting on the jersey every weekend. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Carrell Knight, Kapiti Bowls Centre on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Carrell Knight from Kapiti Bowls Centre returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 19th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Matt Gibbs, Horowhenua Kapiti Cricket Association on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Matt Gibbs from Horowhenua Kapiti Cricket Association returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 19th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Lance Goodman, Paraparaumu Track & Field Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Lance Goodman from Paraparaumu Track & Field returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Lance lets us know what is happening on the Track & Field Calendar, how to register for athletics and how else you can be involed. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Maria Bater, Netball Kapiti Centre on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Maria Bater from Netball Kapiti returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 19th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Grayson Rowse, Kapiti Coast Hockey Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Grayson Rowse from the Kapiti Coast Hockey Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 19th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Andrew Elms, Kapiti Coast United Football Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Andrew "Elmo" Elms from Kapiti Coast United Football Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 19th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Duane Emeny, C.O.O of Air Chathams

John Hayes chats with a very happy C.O.O of Air Chathams, Duane Emeny, after a week of great news from the government, with Covid restrictions eased and now able to sell flights to full capacity, but continuing with safe hygiene practices.

Ben Wiggins, Owner/Operator of TCB, Ski, Board and Bike, Ohakune

The proud owner of TCB Ski, Board and Bike in Ohakune, gives updates on the snow at Mt Ruapehu and explains what tuning your skis and boards and whats been happening during Covid, needing to book carparks etc

Kristy McGregor, local creator of 'The Shephardess' magazine

John Hayes catches up with Kristy McGregor, the creator of the Magazine, 'The Shephardess'

Jocelyn Prvanov, KCDC Waikanae Ward Councilor

John Hayes catches up with KCDC Waikanae Ward Councilor, Jocelyn Prvanov on exploring the outdoors on the Kapiti Coast and progress on the Beach By-Law

Moko Morris, Kapiti Coast District Council Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator

Tee catches up with Moko Morris, KCDC Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator on the Newhanga Community Garden, becoming a member and what the garden provides

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes catches up with Penny Gaylor, the Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council, while she is at a transport committee meeting, on government supporting public transport and other issues with public transport pre and post Covid

Bernie Wanden, Mayor of Horowhenua

John Hayes talks to Mayor of Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden on changing back to pre-Covid era and recovery, the re-examination of the Long Term Plan, borrowing money, debt and planning for the future and finding workers needed for projects needed on expressway and roadworks, and talking about the Civic Awards

Ricky Bartlett, Sports expert

Ron Snowden catches up with Ricky Bartlett to talk sports. Golf in the weekend and the US Open coming up this weekend. And ODI cricket, England vs Australia

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets another book review from our Book and Show Reviewer. This week, its Sally Rooneys, "Normal People"

Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chair of Paekakariki Community Board, Holly Ewens on the open day and presentation at surf-lifesaving club, with the club move, also talking on The Paekakariki Community Trust AGM and other entertainment events coming up

Angelo Robinson, Founder of Hoop Club Kapiti

Ron Snowden catches up with Angelo Robinson, founder of Hoop Club, Kapiti on local college basketball, social leagues and lots happening with both local colleges for boys and girls. Children and parents are still very keen through Covid, so needing more space. Angelo talks the NBA playoffs too

Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board on Grant applications and what is planned for the next board meeting. Also the long term plan and proposals being put forward for that

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes catches up with Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board about Raumati road improvements, more art in Raumati and Te Raukura ki Kapiti, formerly Kapiti Performing Arts Centre, also police presence, and discussion on the angled car-parks and a photographic display in the library meeting room

Michael Scott, local solicitor

Nigel Hopkins chats with solicitor, Michael Scott on a big day in Levin with the re-opening of the earthquake-prone Court Building

Grant Nisbett, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden catches up with Sports Broadcaster, Grant Nisbett about the rugby over the weekend, with the Mitre 10 Cup, and Wellington being disappointing. They also talk All Blacks being involved, and what will happen when they are required by The All Blacks. Also a little on The Warriors season

Danny Hay, All Whites Coach on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Danny Hay, the All Whites Coach to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Danny shares how his first year in charge of the All Whites has gone, the difficulties leading a international side during a global pandemic and the excitement around the possibility of the All Whites playing England at the Worlds most famous football ground Wembley Stadium in November. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Justin Nelson, Basketball New Zealand GM on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Justin Nelson, the General Manager of Basketball New Zealand returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Justin returns with his thoughts on how the NBL Showdown, the level of talent in New Zealand and how the Womens competition is going to look for 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Brendan McGurk, NZ American Football Federation on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Brendan McGurk from the NZ American Football Federation returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Brendan shares what they have been working on during winter, the importance of womens participation for them and his thoughts of the NFL starting up now. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

The Rat Bags Racing Show - Chris Craddock, Noel Thomas & Mike Brown

The Rat Bags Racing Show returns with Chris Craddock, Noel Thomas & Mike Brown with your weekend racing tips for Saturday the 12th of September 2020. The Rat Bags Racing Show every Saturday at 9:10am on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Chris Wilton, Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Heartland Coach on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Chris Wilton, Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union Heartland Coach returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Chris shares the excitement for the Heartland team ahead of their first game next weekend against Wairarapa Bush, how the squad has impressed him so far and his thoughts about the 2020 Mitre 10 competition. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Ross Bond, Wellington Pride Rugby Coach on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Ross Bond, Wellington Pride Rugby Coach joins to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Ross shares the excitement with the Farah Palmer Cup kicking off this weekend, what has been the key to growth in Womens Rugby over his time in charge of the Pride and his thoughts on the level of Womens Rugby in the Region. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

The Boat City Fishing Report with Mike J on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Mike Johnston from Boat City returns with the Boat City Fishing Report on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With everything you need to know about Fishing on the Kapiti Coast, Mike J has your Fishing chat sorted. The Boat City Fishing Report, 8:35am Saturdays. For Everything on the Water and More, Old Main Road North, Paraparaumu. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

David Fa'atafa, College Sport Wellington on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

David Fa'atafa from College Sports Wellington returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 12th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Carrell Knight, Kapiti Bowls Centre on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Carrell Knight from the Kapiti Bowls Centre returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 12th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Phil Roache, Wellington Rugby League on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Phil Roache, the General Manager of Wellington Rugby League returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 12th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Maria Bater, Netball Kapiti Centre on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Maria Bater from the Netball Kapiti Centre returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 12th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Willy Palmer, Kapiti Coast Softball Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Willy Palmer from the Kapiti Coast Softball Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Willy talk their registration day happening tomorrow, how the registrations have gone so far, what tournaments are in the pipeline and how they could help you start playing softball this summer. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Matt Gibbs, Horowhenua Kapiti Cricket Association on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Matt Gibbs from the Horowhenua Kapiti Cricket Association returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Matt give the updates on how the winter was, what is happening for the association and how is the 2020/2021 season looking at the moment. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Duane Emeny, C.O.O of Air Chathams

John Hayes talks to Duane Emeny, C.O.O of Air Chathams on the current Covid Level 2 restrictions and the Kapiti Coast Airport

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chair of Waikanae Community Board, James Westbury on rebuilding the Waikanae community board, with the loss of 2 members, with 5 candidates put forward so far

Moko Morris, KCDC Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator

Tee catches up with the Kapiti Coast District Council Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator to talk about Waste Reduction Grants

Trevor Murdoch, Bin Inn Kapiti on The Business Lunch Show

Trevor Murdoch from Bin Inn Kapiti joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Trevor shares what lead to him to purchasing Bin Inn Kapiti over a year ago, what were his biggest business learning taking over the store, how Covid has impacted his business and what keeps him opening the store each day. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes catches up with Penny Gaylor, the Kapiti representative on the Greater Wellington Regional Council on the zom meeting for the environment committee and some events coming up

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes catches up with the Mayor oif Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden, about growth figures for consumer spending until the end of June, the long term plan, including works on the hydroslide and labour

Grant Henderson, Regional General Manager Bayleys Real Estate

Grant Henderson from Bayleys Real Estate joined Catherine Scullin on the Beach FM Business Lunch show. Grant talks about the business of being in Real Estate during this sellers market, what to expect in Spring and encouraging buyers to hang tight!

Jacinda Thorne, Chair of Kapiti Coast Chamber of Commerce

John Hayes catches up with The Chair of the Kapiti Coast Chamber of Commerce, Jacinda Thorne on spending trends in the local community, the support for local businesses from central government and the Business Debate coming up Sept 16

Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes catches up with Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board, with events that are still happening in Level 2, Paekakariki Community Trust AGM with a consultation document to amend the trust deed for St Peters Hall, including changing the name

John MacBeth, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden catches up with John MacBeth, president of Raumati Bowling Club and National Sports Broadcaster about the North vs South rugby game over the weekend, Tony Brown as The Highlanders head Coach, George Bennett at the tour de France and the NZ Warriors being prepared for next season

Spectrum Collision Repairs owner Mark Gerbes on the Business Lunch Show

Mark Gerbes from Spectrum Collision talks about buying into a business that was going into liquidation, how he and his wife have changed and grown the business and how expanding to fit different customer requirements has helped them forge ahead. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.Mark joined Catherine Scullin on the Beach FM Business Lunch Show.

Renee Corlett, Wellington Region Emergency Management Office

John Hayes catches up with Renee Corlett of WREMO, (Wellington Region Emergency Management Office), on Covid 19

Tony Quayle, CEO Kapiti Aeroclub

John Hayes talks to the President and CEO of the Kapiti Aeroclub, Tony Quayle, over 2 days. Tony gives a bit of background of the club and the meaning to the community of the Kapiti Aeroclub, and on Day 2, talking of the Kapiti AIrport, the importance & history

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes catches up with Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board about the meetings and pop-ups that happened last week and coming up this week, focusing on road works and roundabouts. John and Kathy also talk about grants applications at the community board meetings, and the Citizens Advice Bureau and a recent meeting held

Ross Allen, Leverage, Start-up Kapiti

Nigel Hopkins catches up with Ross Allen from Leverage, on Start Up Weekend in Kapiti, designed to inspire and stimulate economy

MP Jo Hayes, National Party Candidate for Mana

Catherine speaks to National MP Jo Hayes, standing for the Mana electorate on subjects ranging from taking herself through school after having her first child as a solo mum through to being a Member of Parliament.

Michael Kay - Attica Project Candidate - Otaki

Attica project Co-founder Michael Kay, standing in the Otaki electorate for the 2020 General Election, talks about a different approach to politics, water, soil, permaculture and the environment in relation to building an economy and turning around our view on traditional farming.

Mike Iles from the Attica Project - Mana electorate candidate

Catherine Scullin interviews Mike Isles, co-founder of the Attica project and Mana Candidate, discussing the new Attica Project, race horses and erosion in ahead of the 2020 General Election. The General Election Show is on Beach FM 106.3 every Sunday from 5pm-6pm. Brought to you by The Lindale Village - where local businesses thrive.

Debbie Ngarewa-Packer, Co-Leader Maori Party

Catherine talked with Debbie Ngarewa-Packer, Co-Leader of the Maori Party on the General Election Show. We find out about how Debbie dealt with single motherhood, juggling small children while furthering her education and find out more about the Maori Party policies for the 2020 General Election. The General Election Show is on Beach FM 106.3 every Sunday from 5pm-6pm. Brought to you by The Lindale Village - where local businesses thrive.

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka. 'Guru' about the National policy statement on Urban Development and future development of Kapiti

Chloe Swarbrick, Greens, on why she's backing legalising cannabis

On 17 October you'll be asked to vote on whether you support the proposed Cannabis Legalisation and Control Bill. Chloe Swarbrick of the Green Party Aotearoa explained to Damian Collins on the Beach FM General Election Show why she's backing legalising cannabis. The General Election Show is on Beach FM 106.3 every Sunday from 5pm-6pm. Brought to you by The Lindale Village - where local businesses thrive.

Seth Rance, CD Stags & Black Caps on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Seth Rance from Central Districts Stags & Black Caps joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Seth shares his thoughts on last season, his time during lockdown, what it meant to be called up to the Black Caps, what he still wants to achieve in the game and how are the Stags looking after their first camp of the season. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

George Bower, South Island Rugby on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

George Bower from the Crusaders & Reserve Prop of South Island Rugby joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. George catches up with old Avalon Rugby Club mate Damian as they talk about Super Rugby Aotearoa, His rise through the ranks over the last couple of years, how much he meant to get to put on the Avalon colours this season and how the build up has been for the much anticipated North vs South game tonight. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Marc Peard, Talking NBA on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Marc Peard from Marc Peard Sports debuts on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Marc joins Damian talking all things NBA, The Bubble, The Future of the league, Who will win MVP & who could be in the conference finals. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

The Rat Bags Racing Show - Chris Craddock, Noel Thomas & Mike Brown

The Ratbags Racing Show returns with Chris Craddock, Noel, Thomas and Mike Brown with your weekend racing tips for Saturday the 5th of September 2020. The Rat Bags Racing Show every Saturday at 9:10am on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Cam Prouting, Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Cameron Prouting from Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 5th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Phil Roache, Wellington Rugby League on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Phil Raoche from Wellington Rugby League returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 5th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

The Boat City Fishing Report - Mike Johnston

Mike Johnston from Boat City returns with the Boat City Fishing Report on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With everything you need to know about Fishing on the Kapiti Coast Mike J has your Fishing chat sorted. The Boat City Fishing Report, 8:35am Saturdays. For Everything on the Water and More, Old Main Road North, Paraparaumu. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Hendrix Warren, Levin Hustle Baseball Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Hendrix Warren from Levin Hustle Baseball Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With everything happening in the Major Leagues at at home Hendrix has your Baseball chat sorted. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Carrell Knight, Kapiti Bowls Centre on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Carrell Knight from Kapiti Bowls Centre returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 5th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Hamish Weir, Kapiti Basketball Association on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Hamish Weir from Kapiti Basketball Association returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 5th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Carmel Wagg, Netball Kapiti Centre on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Carmel Wagg from Netball Kapiti Centre returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 5th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Grayson Rowse, Kapiti Coast Hockey Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Grayson Rowse, Kapiti Coast Hockey Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 5th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Andrew Elms, Kapiti Coast United Football on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Andrew "Elmo" Elms from Kapiti Coast United Football Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 5th September 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Duane Emeny, C.O.O of Air Chathams

John Hayes talks to the Chief Operating Officer of Air Chathams, Duane Emeny, about the announcement of remaining at Covid Alert Level 2, the effects on not only Air Chathams, but other airlines, especially Social Distancing

Ben Wiggins, owner TCB, Ski, Board and Bike, Ohakune

Tee gets in touch with Ben Wiggins, owner of TCB, Ski, Board and Bike, who have just been awarded TripAdvisors 'Travellers Choice Award'. A great achievement that came from customers voting them as one of the best! They are now officially known as one of the top 10% in the world right now, so make sure you make them your first spot if you're heading to the skifields, which are looking good for this weekend

Andrew London, local, national and international musician

John Hayes catches up with local and national musician, Andrew London about the musician life's through Covid, and a musical he is raising money for, 'Let's talk about me'

Jocelyn Prvanov, Waikanae Ward Councilor

john Hayes catches up with Jocelyn Prvanov, Waikanae Ward Councilor about a recent Strategies and Operations meeting, the Beach By-Law and the vacancies with The Waikanae Community Board

Penelope Haines, Author

John Hayes talks to Author, Penelope Haines about her publishing company, Ithica Publishing, and her book, "Blood Never Lies"

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes catches up with Penny Gaylor on the 'New directions for resource management in New Zealand' report

Bernie Wanden, Chair of Horowhenua

John Hayes talks to Mayor of Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden, talking about our new "normal", getting tested for Covid19, Three Waters with over $4 million received and the close relationship between Horowhenua and Kapiti

Ricky Bartlett, Sports Expert

Ron Snowden catches up with his mate, Ricky Bartlett, who swaps Real Estate for Sports. They talk international golf over the weekend, T20 cricket and Football, with the Champions League and more cricket with Gary Stead

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a book review today from Ralph McAlister about Sally Rooneys novel, "Normal People"

Richard Mansell, Candidate for The Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to Waikanae Community Board candidate, Richard Mansell in a "Meet and Greet" type interview

Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chair of Paekakariki Community Board, Holly Ewens about the move of the weigh-station and whats coming up in Paekakariki, including the conclusion of The Paekakariki Film Festival, The Mason Brothers, Paekakariki Surf Lifesaving Club information Day and Story week

John MacBeth, Local and National Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden caught up with local and National Sports Broadcaster, John MacBeth about the recent lawn bowls tournament over the weekend at Raumati South bowling club, highlighting the players that were there for the V.C cup and the high standard of the Green. They talk about the Warriors surprise win over the weekend, the future of Benji Marshall and a bit about football, about Chris Wood

Jill Griggs, Former Deputy Chairwoman of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to the former Deputy Chairwoman of the Waikanae Community Board, Jill Griggs on why she resigned from the community board

Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board

John Hayes caught up with an Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki township about an influx to the Otaki golf club and Otaki township, a great help to the local economy. They also discus The Beach By-Law and the Covid 19 effect on The Community Board meetings

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati community board on the loss of Dermot Wheelan, a Pop Up Centre at The Kapiti community centre and Road Safety Improvements at Raumati

Grant Nisbett, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden talks sports with national sports broadcaster, Grant Nisbett, on lawn bowls in the weekend, the future of Super Rugby and rugby coaching, some golf and other sports getting underway over the world

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes speaks to Mayor of Kapiti, K.Gurunathan, aka, "Guru", about the future of Kapiti Coast Airport, including costs involved to repair and sustainability, and Waitangi tribunal, and contact from the Capital and Coast District Health Board about the value of the airport in emergency situations and will the council be involved in saving the airport? And where we go from here, how much time do we have?

Amanda Vickers from the Social Credit Party for Otaki

Catherine interviews Amanda Vickers - Deputy Leader of the Social Credit Party - standing in the Otaki electorate, where Amanda shares her background, talks about the monetary system and how it could be looked at differently. The General Election Show is on Beach FM 106.3 every Sunday up until the election - from 5pm-6pm. Brought to you by The Lindale Village - where local businesses thrive.

Fran Scholey, Central Pulse CEO on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Fran Scholey, CEO of the Central Pulse returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Fran shares her thoughts on the crazy 2020 season, what impressed her the most about the team, what she has learned from departing coach Yvette McCausland-Durie and the outstanding players now in the Silver Fern setup. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Regan Wood, Auckland Tuatara Baseball CEO on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Regan Wood, CEO of Auckland Tuatara baseball joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Regan gives his thoughts on Baseball in NZ, how the Tuatara did last season, players to watch out for next season and how the season could look. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Jason "Chopper" Gerbes, Talking Softball on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Jason Gerbes aka Chopper from Ballpark Broadcasting & Oriana TV returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Chopper updates us on how the national tournaments will look for 2020/2021, what has been worked on behind the scenes for the upcoming season and the exciting details about Fastball 45. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

The Rat Bags Racing Show - Chris Craddock, Noel Thomas & Mike Brown

The Ratbags Racing Show returns with Chris Craddock, Noel, Thomas and Mike Brown with your weekend racing tips for Saturday the 29th of August 2020. The Rat Bags Racing Show every Saturday at 9:10am on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Corey Kennett, Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Corey Kennett, CEO of Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Corey shares his thoughts on the 2020 club season, what impressed him about this years action, what is coming up for the Heartland team and where you might be able to watch those games? The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

David Fa'atafa, College Sport Wellington on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

David Fa'atafa from College Sport Wellington returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 29th August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Willy Palmer, Kapiti Coast Softball Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Willy Palmer, Club Captain of Kapiti Coast Softball Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Willy updates us on how their registrations are looking, what they have coming up for their club in the 2020/2021 season and Willy pays tribute to a fallen softball brother Sambo. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

John McBeth, Raumati Bowling Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

John McBeth, President of the Raumati Bowling Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. John talks the about the tournament on this weekend for the VC Cup, The history behind and some of the names playing in the event. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Phil Roache, Wellington Rugby League on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Phil Roache, the General Manager of Wellington Rugby League returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 29th August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Maria Bater, Netball Kapiti Centre on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Maria Bater from Netball Kapiti Centre returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 29th August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Grayson Rowse, Kapiti Coast Hockey Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Grayson Rowse from Kapiti Coast Hockey Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 29th August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Andrew Elms, Kapiti Coast United Football on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Andrew "Elmo" Elms from Kapiti Coast United Football Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 29th August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Duane Emeny, Chief Operating Officer, (C.O.O), of Air Chathams

John Hayes catches up with Duane Emeny, C.O.O of Air Chathams ahead of the return of their Services from Auckland, including to Kapiti from Monday, 31st August. Also an update of the possible Sale of the Kapiti Coast Airport and the where Air Chathams stand, and what has happened/is planned

George Jenkins, Spokesperson for Puketapu Hapū ki Paraparaumu

John Hayes talks to George Jenkins, Spokesperson for Puketapu Hapū ki Paraparaumu on the Position of The Hapū for The Kapiti Airport

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on The Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes catches up with the Kapiti representative of the Greater Wellington Regional Council, Penny Gaylor on Wearing masks on public transport during Covid Level 2 and staying safe with Social Distancing, QR codes being put on public transport etc, and back to online Zoom meetings

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

Jon Hayes catches up with The Mayor of Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden about problems of Covid Level 2 restrictions and how business is going, also the L.G.A, (Local Government Area) meeting, The Local Government New Zealand Conference

John MacBeth, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden catches up with local and national Sports Broadcaster, John MacBeth to talk Netball with the Central Pulse win against the Tactix, the North-South rugby game to be held in Wellington in Covid Level 2 and Warren Gatland coaching with The Chiefs and Scott Dixon's effort, with 2nd place at the Indy-500

Kieran Haslett-Moore, North End Brewery on The Business Lunch Show

Kieran Haslett-Moore from North End Brewery in Waikanae joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Kieran shares his impressive history in the industry and others, what lead to getting North End Brewery started, where they draw their inspirations for their beers from and what is coming up for the team and the brand. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Martin Lowis, Raumati Pharmacy on The Business Lunch Show

Martin Lowis from Raumati Pharmacy joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Martin shares his journey from South Africa to New Zealand, what he has loved about the Kapiti Coast, what is important to him in Business, how special his team is and how have these crazy times been for him and the business. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Mandy Savage, Senior Health Promotion Co-ordinator for Kapiti Cancer Soiciety

John Hayes talks to Mandy Savage from Kapiti Cancer Society about Daffodil Day on Friday

Ralph McAlister, Book & Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets another review from Ralph McAlister on Author, Malcolm Gladwell

Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes catches up with Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board on whats happening in Paekakariki in Level 2, including an Open Mic Night, Paekakariki Film Festival, also talking of a new clubhouse for Paekakariki Surf Lifesaving Club and remembering Peter Rankin

Angelo Robinson, Hoop Club Kapiti Founder

Ron Snowden talks basketball with the founder of Hoop Club, Kapiti, Angelo Robinson. They talk how basketball is getting on in the region, while we are in Covid Alert Level 2, and also touching on how much better off New Zealand is, than the States

James Cootes, Otaki Ward Councillor

John Hayes catches up with KCDC Otaki Ward Councillor, James Cootes The Brand new logo for Otaki, the pending closure of Otaki Gorge road and school road and The PP2O Expressway with Covid-effect

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes catches up with Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati community Board about 10 community grants that were handed out at the latest community board meeting, including $500 to the Art Studio of Kapiti, $3500 for the Kapiti Bears Rugby League club to do up their Club Rooms, $2500 to Kapiti Community Patrol, $500 to display Artwork at Green and White Ribbon cafe and more. Also talking the planting of Native plants in place of Poplar Trees and restoration of Queen Elizabeth Park

Grant Nisbett, National Sports Commentator

Ron Snowden talks sport with Sky Sports commentator, Grant Nisbett about the North/South Rugby game, Kieran Read wanting to play for Counties Manakau for The Mitre 10 Cup, Julian Savea wanting to play for The All Black and Hurricanes again, Scott Dixon in the Indy 500, with an unfortunate 2nd place finish, Joseph Parker for Boxing and cricket in the Caribbean and playing bowls in Kapiti this weekend

Christopher Dawson, CEO of Spritely

John Hayes talks to the CEO of Spritely, Christopher Dawson. Spritely was founded in 2016 by Christopher Dawson, a tech entrepreneur who wanted to find a way to help his parents maintain their independence. Christopher teamed up with the age care industry experts at Qestral Corporation, and groups of interested seniors living in retirement village homes. Over the next three years they designed, developed and rigorously tested an age friendly technology solution, to address the real needs and concerns of Kiwi seniors.

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka. "Guru" about progress with the 3 Waters proposal and the KCDCs position on this, what the ratepayers get from all of the effort and money put into this, and the future borrowing capability of the KCDC, involving "shovel-ready projects" and getting the community involved

Yvette McCausland-Durie, Central Pulse Coach on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Yvette McCausland-Durie, Central Pulse Head Coach returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Yvette shares hit thoughts on the crazy season that is 2020, what has impressed her about her team, the ANZ Premiership Final against the Tactix and what is the biggest take away from the time she has had at the Pulse. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Jacob Spoonley, Sky Sports Football Pundit on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Jacob Spoonley, Former Wellington Phoenix & All Whites Goalkeeper joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Jacob shares his thoughts on the 2019/2020 A League Season, who came back from lockdown on a different level and everything we need to know about the Elimination Final between the Phoenix and Glory tonight. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Nigel Yalden, Talking Super Rugby Aotearoa on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Nigel Yalden, Super Rugby Aotearoa Commentator joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Nigel gives his thoughts on the 2020 edition of Super Rugby, The players that impressed him this season, his biggest take away from the competition and his thoughts on the North vs South game. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

The Rat Bags Racing Show - Chris Craddock, Noel Thomas & Mike Brown

The Ratbags Racing Show returns with Chris Craddock, Noel, Thomas and Mike Brown with your weekend racing tips for Saturday the 22nd of August 2020. The Rat Bags Racing Show every Saturday at 9:10am on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Hendrix Warren, Levin Hustle Baseball Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Hendrix Warren from Levin Hustle Baseball Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Hendrix gives his update on the MBL, where could the Auckland Tuatara be playing the ball next season and how is the Hustle looking for 2020/2021. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Damien Ekenasio, Capital Zone Basketball Trust on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Damien Ekenasio, GM of Capital Zone Basketball Trust returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Damien shares his thoughts on the basketball community over the last 4 months, how is Kiwi Hoops going, his thoughts on the 2020 Sals NBL and who is he backing in the NBA Playoffs. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Chris Wilton, HK Rugby Heartland Coach on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Chis Wilton, Horowhenua Kapiti Heartland Coach returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Chris gives his thoughts on the level of rugby he saw this season, what names to watch out for in future, how is his extended squad looking and what is on the Heartland Calendar for 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Cam Prouting, Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Cameron Prouting from Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Cam talks the amazing club rugby season that was 2020 and what is next for the union. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Phil Roache, Wellington Rugby League on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Phil Roache from Wellington Rugby League returns ro The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 22nd August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Maria Bater, Netball Kapiti Centre on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Maria Bater from Netball Kapiti returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 22nd August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Grayson Rowse, Kapiti Coast Hockey Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Grayson Rowse from Kapiti Coast Hockey Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 22nd August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Andrew Elms, Kapiti Coast United Football Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Andrew "Elmo" Elms from Kapiti Coast United Football Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 22nd August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Carol Shortis, Song Leader of Kapiti Community Choir

John Hayes catches up with the Song Leader of The Kapiti Community Choir

Ben Wiggins, owner/operator of TCB ski, board and bike, Ohakune

Tee catches up with Ben Wiggins, owner or TCB Ski, Board and Bike ni Ohakune with the latest forecast for the weekend, in what looks like a great day to be up at Ruapehu tomorrow/Saturday!

Kamaldeep, The Jolly Pub & Kitchen on The Jolly Pub & Kitchen on The Business Lunch Show

Kamaldeep from The Jolly Pub & Kitchen joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Kamal shares his love for the industry, how listening to his customers is important for his success, how was covid for the pub and how they adapted during that time. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Pip McKay, Author

John Hayes catches up with author, Pip/P.J McKay on her book,'The Telling Time'

Jocelyn Prvanov, Waikanae Ward Councilor

John Hayes catches up with Jocelyn Prvanov, Waikanae Ward Councilor on the recent community board meeting involving the motion Jocelyn put forward and The Summerset development

John MacBeth, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden catches up with Sports Broadcaster, John MacBeth with a look back on the Hurricanes season, bowls with the VC Cup coming up and Alex "Grizz" Wylie and netball with The Central Pulse

Moko Morris - Kapiti Coast District Councils Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator

Te has another Community Catchup with the Kapiti Coast District Council Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator about Agrecovery

Penina Hitti, Island Custom & Sewing Clinic on The Business Lunch Show

Penina Hittie from Island Custom & The Sewing Clinic joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Penina shares her passion for design, business and teaching, what inspires her, how was covid for her and the business and what she looks to achieve next. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Judy Sanson, De Molen Dutch Windmill on The Business Lunch Show

Judy Sanson, De Molen Dutch Windmill in Foxton joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Judy shares the story of how the idea started and what it took for the final project, how the windmill is run and how it is a working windmill, how covid was for them and how they will bounce back. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Sue Triggs, Author

Author Sue Triggs who writes under the pseudonym Rose Pascoe with her new book The Widow's Secret. Proceeds from sales over the next month will go towards the Cancer Society

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington regional Council

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative of Greater Wellington Regional Council with More on the Forum held in Horowhenua between about the 3 Waters

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to Horowhenua District Concil mayor, Bernie Wanden on Level 2 and events that are and are not happening, of which, was a territorial forum, that was held at the Council to discuss 3 waters, money and assets, and water, and making Tara Ika a reality and the river loop in Foxton

Ricky Bartlett, Sports Expert

Ron Snowden talks Sport with Ricky Bartlett, touching on golf, including The Scottish Open with Lydia Ko. They also talk cricket, England against Pakistan, also the Caribbean League with cricket, football with The Champions League semi-finals and golf coming up next weekend

Gwynn Compton, Kapiti Coast Districtwide Councillor on The Business Lunch Show

Gwynn Compton, Districtwide Councillor for the Kapiti Coast District Council returns to The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Gwynn shares how the feeling is around the district at this time, how changing the election could impact on district plans and what has the council been working on recently? The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand. To catch up on Gwynn's previous interviews on the Business Lunch Show below are the direct links. 21 July 2020 - https://share.transistor.fm/s/ee31c59a 05 June 2020 - https://share.transistor.fm/s/ee932563

George Duncan, Duncan's Brewing Company on The Business Lunch Show

George Duncan from Duncan's Brewing Company joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. George shares the story of how Duncan's Brewing came to be, how the it has developed from the side passion to become the main job and how they have developed their flavours and where they would like to take them. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Grant Nisbett, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden talks sport with Sports Broadcaster, Grant Nisbett about the Hurricanes "average performance" on the weekend against The Highlanders, and the players in the squad we may see bigger things next season, also the North/South rugby clash and Snooker with Ronnie O'Sullivan

Craig Pope, Loan Market on The Business Lunch Show

Craig Pope, Mortgage Broker at Loan Market returns The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Craig gives his thoughts on the Mortgage market currently, how banks are lending and things you should think about when mortgage holidays etc. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Nadia Howard, Bedlam Hair Design & Bliss Day Spa on The Business Lunch Show

Nadia Howard, Owner/Operator of Bedlam Design & Bliss Day Spa joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Nadia shares how it all started for her in the industry, what has been the key to her growth, how was the first lockdown for her business and how they have bounced back since. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes catches up with Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board on the Meeting being held at Council Chambers, Speeding vehicles on Hillcrest Road and New Standing Orders at the Community Board meetings and Grants that have been affected by Covid19 and going back to their $500 maximum from 31 August

Wendy Huston, CEO of Kapiti Retirement Trust

John Hayes catches up to CEO of Kapiti retirement Trust on Covid 19, with their care facilities at Level 4

K. Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes catches up with Kapiti Mayor K. Gurunathan says: "If we lose the airport land now, we'll never get it back". He talks about a meeting Council has had with the new owners of Kapiti Coast Airport, the implications and timings if there is any request for rezoning and the claim of the original owners and related Treaty of Waitangi issues. Guru also talks about Covid-19 and what it means for the Kapiti Coast District Council.

Tim Costley, National Party Candidate, Otaki Electorate

Catherine talks with Tim Costley - standing for the National Party in the Otaki seat. The interview, from last month, covers a range of topics, from his days flying helicopters and military missions, through to his current ambition to retain the Otaki electorate for National. The General Election Show is on Beach FM 106.3 every Sunday from 5pm-6pm. Brought to you by The Lindale Village - where local businesses thrive.

Jan Logie MP - Green Party - Mana electorate

Catherine interviewed Jan Logie MP from the Green Party, based in the Mana electorate. Jan spoke about key issues within the Mana electorate and Nationally - specifically talking about gender based violence, restoration of nature and mental health. The General Election Show is on Beach FM 106.3 on Sunday from 5pm-6pm. Brought to you by The Lindale Village - where local businesses thrive.

Avan Lee, CEO of the Hurricanes on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Avan Lee the CEO of the Hurricanes returns The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Avan gives his thoughts on Super Rugby Aotearoa 2020, the re-signings of some of the best young talent, what Dane Coles means to the franchise and what we could be looking forward to next season. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Katrina Rore, Central Pulse Captain on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Katrina Rore, the Captain of the Central Pulse joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Katrina talks how it felt playing her 150 premiership game, being with the Pulse this season, thoughts on head coach leaving at the end of the season and what she still loves about the game. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

The Rat Bags Racing Show - Chris Craddock, Noel Thomas & Mike Brown

The Ratbags Racing Show returns with Chris Craddock, Noel, Thomas and Mike Brown with your weekend racing tips for Saturday the 15th of August 2020. The Rat Bags Racing Show every Saturday at 9:10am on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Ernie Timms, Shannon RFC on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Ernie Timms from Shannon RFC joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Ernie and Damian talk Shannons 2020 season and what to look forward to in the Ramsbotham Cup Grand Final against Rahui. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Makaore Wilson, Rahui RFC on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Makaore Wilson from Rahui RFC joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Makaore and Damian talk Rahuis 2020 season and what to look forward to in the Ramsbotham Cup Grand Final against Shannon. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Cam Prouting, HK Rugby Union on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Cam Prouting from Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 15th August 2020. As well as previewing this weekends Finals. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Phil Roache, Wellington Rugby League on The Kick-Off Sport Breakfast Show

Phil Roache from Wellington Rugby League joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 15th August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Hamish Weir, Kapiti Basketball Association on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Hamish Weir from Kapiti Basketball Association joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 15th August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Maria Bater, Netball Kapiti Centre on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Maria Bater from Netball Kapiti joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 15th August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Grayson Rowse, Kapiti Coast Hockey Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Grayson Rowse from Kapiti Coast Hockey Club joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 15th August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Andrew Elms, Kapiti Coast United Football on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Andrew "Elmo" Elms from Kapiti Coast United Football Club joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. With all the important results, previews and updates for Saturday 15th August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Duane Emeny, Chief Operating Officer, Air Chathams

What is possible for Air Chathams, suspending until 27th, Chatham Island flights will continue, and the comment on the consideration about the Kapiti Airport, with an online petition to be released very soon for the public to support/sign to save Kapiti Airport

Brent Smith, Moby Dickens Bookshop on The Business Lunch Show

Brent Smith from Moby Dickens Bookshop joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Brent shares how the opportunity came to own the bookshop 9 years ago, how they have rolled with technology and other changes over that time, how was Covid for them and how they will bounce back during these uncertain times. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Tewaa Cameron, Station Manager of Beach FM 106.3 on The Business Lunch Show

Tewaa Cameron, Station Manager of Beach FM 106.3 joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Tee talks his journey from being hired to do Production to having his own Drive Show & being named Station Manager, celebrating 22 years of Beach FM, What he loves about his job, what he is proud of the most over his 10 years at Beach and what's next in store for the Beach team next. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Jacinda Thorn, Kapiti Chamber of Commerce on The Business Lunch Show

Jacinda Thorn, Chair of the Kapiti Chamber of Commerce returns The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Jacinda shares what what the chamber can support with, the increase in members since lockdown and how has the feeling been since the announcement of alert levels changing. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Martin Halliday, Paraparaumu Ward Councillor on The Business Lunch Show

Martin Halliday, Paraparaumu Ward Councillor returns The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Martin brings us up to date on what he has been working on since the last interview, what is the general feel with alert level changing and how will this effect the region going forward. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Bernard Long, Green Party Otaki Candidate

Bernard Long, Otaki candidate with the Green Party, joined Catherine Scullin on Sunday 9 August to talk about the upcoming general election. Bernard has a background in finance, volunteers with the fire service and has worked within Rotary for a number of years. The Beach FM General Election show brings you interviews with local candidates for the Mana and Otaki electorates, information leading up to the election and discusses the two referendums you'll be asked to make a decision on. The show airs Sundays from 5pm-6pm on Beach FM 106.3 FM. The Beach FM General Election show is brought to you by Lindale Village - where local businesses thrive.

Wayne Grattan, ACT Party Otaki Candidate

Wayne Grattan from the ACT Party joined the Beach FM General Election show on Sunday 9 August. Wayne is a successful business owner and family man with deep roots in the Community and is ACT's candidate for Otaki. He talks with Catherine Scullin about his background and what the ACT Party has to offer the electorate. The Beach FM General Election show brings you interviews with local candidates for the Mana and Otaki electorates, information leading up to the election and discusses the two referendums you'll be asked to make a decision on. The show airs Sundays from 5pm-6pm on Beach FM 106.3 FM. The Beach FM General Election show is brought to you by Lindale Village - where local businesses thrive.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes has an in-depth conversation with Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative from Greater Wellington Regional COuncil, which were broadcast in 2 parts. The first about Pennys time in Waikanae, with events coming up in Waikanae, Pennys invite to a transport meeting in Kapiti with community board chairs and other high profile faces, merging of routes and communication between transport services And secondly of Pennys view on a motion brought up by councilor, Jocelyn Prvanov

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John catches up with Mayor of Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden and the effects Covid 19 on the Horowhenua District Council, postponement of release of the growth forecast date, Tara-Ika, (or Gladstone Green), and the expansion Master Plan and the territorial forum scheduled for this weekend

Ricky Bartlett, Sports Expert

Ron Snowden talks Sport with Ricky Bartlett, Golf in the weekend and cricket in England, national and international against Pakistan

Duane Emeny, Air Chathams, Chief Operating Officer

John Hayes speaks to Duane Emeny, Chief Operating Officer of Air Chathams with changes on Air Chathams due to Covid-19 and Auckland going to Alert Level 3. Thursday and Friday flights from Kapiti to Auckland have been suspended.

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a review from our Book Reviewer, Ralph McAlister of the book, "Talking To Strangers" by Marcus Gladwell

Hollie Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Board

John Hayes catches up with Hollie Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Board on whats on in the weekend in Paekakariki, "Femme Natale" and a baking workshop, on Saturday celebrating and Free Your Voice, and the Paekakariki film festival on Sunday and Reid & Ruins coming up in September

Grant Nisbett Sports Commentator

Ron Snowden talks to Sports Commentator, Grant Nisbett about the layour of Super rugby, Aotearoa and why there is no final, the suture of SUper Rugby, or "Supervision" and golf, with Collin Morikawa and Lydia Ko, and talking Sonny Bill WIlliams getting back into league

Maria Christensen, Gorgeous Things on The Business Lunch Show

Maria Christensen from Gorgeous Things in Raumati joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Maria shares how Gorgeous Things came to be, how they support local with their stock and how the lockdown was for her business. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Jacinda Thorne - Chair of Kapiti Coast Chamber Of Commerce

John Hayes catches up with Jacinda Thorne about the uncertainty of Kapiti Coast Airport and a meeting between stakeholders and the Kapiti Coast Chamber of commerce, and how collectively, they can put together a case to the owners to keep the airport

Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board

John Hayes catches up with Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board on a Road closure up the Otaki gorge road and progress on the Pekapeka to Otaki Expressway, and Elevate Otaki, with what has been achieved here, and the Otaki Night Market

Guy Burns - Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Guy Burns and the costs of the Gateway Project and Maclean Park area, and also about the uncertainty with The Kapiti Airport

Sophie Handford - Kapiti Coast Distruct Council, Paekakariki-Raumati Ward Councillor

John Hayes catches up with Sophie Handford, Kapiti Coast District Council Paekakariki-Raumati Ward Councillor to talk on Vote Climate 2020

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka. "Guru" on the Beach By-law consultation, highlighting vehicles on Beaches, complacency of the Covid recovery, Central Government funding for The Gateway Project and the public contribution

Mandy Savage, Cancer Society Kapiti on The Business Lunch Show

Mandy Savage from The Cancer Society's Kapiti Support Centre joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Mandy shares how the charitable business works, how they stay open and what services that provide for their clients. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Laura Price, Finesse Beauty Therapy on The Business Lunch Show

Laura Price from Finesse Beauty Therapy joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Laura shares her story, how important it is to look after yourself and the products and services her business has to offer. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Miriam & Sophie, Tom Thumb Cafe on The Business Lunch Show

Miriam & Sophie from Tom Thumb Cafe joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Miriam & Sophie share the story of how Tom Thumb Cafe came to be, how they experiment with the making of their food and how their cafe is different from everyone else. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Raymond Hargreves, Kapiti Flooring Design on The Business Lunch Show

Raymond Hargreves from Kapiti Flooring Design joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Raymond shares the story of the family business, how the business was impacted by covid-19 and his own tips for your flooring solutions at home. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Louise Duncan, Louise Duncan Hair Design on The Business Lunch Show

Louise Duncan from Louise Duncan Hair Design in Levin returns The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Louise updates up on how business was post-covid lockdown, how business has bounced back and how she adjusted through that time. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Paige Fraser, Neighbourhood Collective on The Business Lunch Show

Paige Fraser from The Neighbourhood Collective joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Paige explains who the Neigbourhood Collective are, what is Neighbourhood Noise 2020 and how you can be involved. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Amy Webster, Wakefields Lawyer on The Business Lunch Show

Amy Webster from Wakefields Lawyers returns to The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Amy talks the latest concerns around Employment Law and what to watch our for next, plus what amendments will affect employment law. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Duane Emeny, General manager, Air Chathams

John Hayes and the general manager of Air Chathams, Duane Emeny, talking of entering the initial Covid 19 recovery period, the reliability of The Kapiti route and talk of the risk of the Kapiti to Auckland route, but how this small, family owned company has proven themselves, and thoughts of expansions and opportunities, including thoughts about a route to Christchurch

Harry Bennik, Benniks Poultry Farm on The Business Lunch Show

Harry Bennik from Benniks Poultry Farm joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Harry shares the story for the family business, how their they treat their live stock and what makes them different from the rest. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Marie Hannan, Nepal NZ Connection on The Business Lunch Show

Marie Hannan from Nepal NZ Connection joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Marie shares how the business started, what she does every year to keep her stock up to date and how has Covid impacted her business. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Sharon Hunter, Chair of Paraparaumu Beach Business Association

John Hayes catches up with Sharon Hunter, The Chair of the Paraparaumu Beach Business Association with her thoughts on the Kapiti Island gateway Proposal

Jocelyn Prvanov, Waikanae Ward Concilor

John Hayes talks to Jocelyn Prvanov on the Beach Bylaw Process happening at the moment and issues arising with certain areas and in general, and the compliance needing to be completed by June, 2021. Solid Waste Management is discussed, as part of Jocelyns portfolio, Environmental Well-being, and landfill

John MacBeth, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden catches up with John Macbeth, commemorating the passing of Andy Haden, talking of The Hurricanes win over the Crusaders last weekend and touching on lawn bowls, The V.C Cup

Moko Morris, Kapiti Coast District Council Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator

Tee catches up with Moko Morris about how no.8 Wire Week has been this year, the final workshop coming up in Paekakariki, 'The Winter Wellness and Homegrown Health' workshop, and also when planning starts for next year

Debbie Deans, Hipsta on The Business Lunch Show

Debbie Dean from Hipsta joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Debbie tells the story behind Hipsta, How they have grown over the years and what is in store for them next. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative for Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to the Kapiti representative of The Greater Wellington Regional Council on Workshop Season and details of a couple workshops that have happened, what The Three Waters Reform programme with the communication between Councils and public and a lovely story on rugby, and a community connection with The Hurricanes

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to Horowhenua Mayor, Bernie Wanden about a meeting he had with Central government, Hon Phil Twyford, The Minister of Transport, Housing and Economic Development, with Bernie making sure all these government agencies are aware of what's happening in The Horowhenua

Ricky Bartlett, Sports expert

Ron Snowden talks to Sports-mad expert on international sport, Ricky Bartlett on golf, with the WGC on the weekend, and cricket, with a focus on Stuart Broad of England, after their success against West Indies. And talking football, The English Premiere League

Mark Bronsnahan, Brien Electricial on The Business Lunch Show

Mark Bronsnahan from Brien Electrical returns to The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Mark updates us on how Brien Electrical have been over the last couple of months, what should you be thinking about at home during the winter months and what is the goal for him and the business going forward. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John hayes talks to our book and show reviewer, Ralph McAlister with a review on a North Carolina University Production of 'Oklahoma' that he fond on youtube and another Production, 'Carousel'

Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chair of Paekakariki Community Board Chair, Holly Ewens, on what events are coming up in Paekakariki, including Market Day and Saturday morning, Community Matariki Celebration Friday Morning at Paekakariki School, Waiting for Justice concert on Saturday night, Paekakariki Orchards and Gardens Group Guardianship scheme. Holly also talks about an article on an Old fortnightly newspaper, Paekakariki Progress, and how much it replicates paekakariki.nz

Grant Nisbett, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden and Grant Nisbett discuss the weekend Super Rugby Aotearoa results between the Hurricanes and Crusaders, and Chiefs against The Blues. And looking at Super rugby news, including the Highlanders problems

Ricky Bartlett, Howard & Co Realty on The Business Lunch Show

Ricky Bartlett from Howard & Co Realty joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Ricky shares how he got into the Real Estate Business, how is the confidence in the market at the moment and what could you do to market your home better when selling. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Renee Corlett from Wellington Regional Emergency Management Office, (WREMO)

John Hayes catches up with Renee Corlett from WREMO with details on an interactive workshop coming up on Wednesday, in conjunction with the Kapiti Coast District Council and moving forward and what could result from this meeting, moving forward after COvid

Marilyn Stevens, Deputy Chair of Otaki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Marilyn Stevens, the Deputy Chair of Otaki Community Board on The Beach by-law with 2 very important meetings in Otaki, also Marilyns involvement with The Health Advocacy Group Karen Potassi. They also talk about the upcoming Otaki Twilight Community Market and the latest on the Otaki Museum and talk on the PP2O, (Pekapeka to Otaki Expressway)

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers, Chair of the Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board, on the Beach Bylaw, with details on the public meetings to have your say. Also art work from the local youth being displayed, and the recycling of glass at Maclean Park

Mike Hurman, ATB Tattoo Studio & Gallery on The Business Lunch Show

Mike Hurman from ATB Tattoo Studio & Gallery joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Mike tells the story of how ATB moved back home to Otaki, how he draws his inspiration and how much he loves working with his clients to create their forever art. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Ann David, End Of Life Choice referenda

John Hayes has the first of a number of talks on Beach FM about The End Of Life Choice referenda, this morning with Ann David

Duane Emeny, General Manager, Air Chathams

John Hayes catches up with General Manager or Air Chathams about their destinations off shore, the Chatham Islands and Norfolk island

Ben Wiggins, owner TCB Ski, Board and Bike, Ohakune

Tee catches up with Ben Wiggins, owner of TCB Ski, Board and Bike in Ohakune to talk about the snow up at Turoa and Whakapapa akifields. Its looking great this weekend!!

Mark Ternent, GTB IT Solutions on The Business Lunch Show

Mark Ternent from GTB IT Solutions returns to The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Mark gives us an update on all things Cyber, how has business been since lock down and what should you be mindful of with your cyber security. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Stuart Wimms, Salt & Pepper Cafe on The Business Lunch Show

Stuart Wimms from Salt & Pepper Cafe joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Stuart shares the Story of the business, what he loves about it and how the business has been post-lockdown The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Karl Webber, KEDA Member and Tour Guide

John Hayes catches up with Karl Webber on Matariki on Kapiti Island, and the possibility of having a Kapiti Day, his photography workshops on editing, canoe tours around Kapiti Island and other tours coming up and much more coming up this summer

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes catches up with James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board on The Strategic Plan for Waikanae out for consultation, which involves the development/extension of Waikanae, including the rebuild of The library, parks and reserves, also an economic development seminar and water

Moko Morris, Kapiti Coast District Council Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator

Tee catches up with Moko Morris in The Community Catch-up about the final weekend of no.8 Wire Week and focussing on workshops this Saturday, 25th July

Bernie Wanden, Mayor of Horowhenua

John Hayes catches up with Bernie Wanden, mayor of Horowhenua with a little on more Central government grant funding coming, assets and infrastructure

Ricky Bartlett, Sports Expert

Ron Snowden talks to Ricky Bartlett, who takes off his Real Estate hat for a Sports one and talks about a couple of sports which he is passionate about, golf and cricket

Marco Zeeman, Whale Song on The Business Lunch Show

Marco Zeeman from Whale Song joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Marco shares what inspired Whale Song, what we have to look forward to once finished and how it could even help the environment once installed. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Ian McDonald, Kapiti Chimney Sweep on The Business Lunch Show

Ian McDonald from Kapiti Chimney Sweep joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Ian shares what lead him to owning Kapiti Chimney Sweep, How dangerous your chimney can be if not maintain and things you should be mindful of this time of year. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets 2 reviews from Ralph McAlister today about Richard Parkes book, 'The Overstay' and Tom Kineally's 'The Dickens Boy'

Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes catches up with Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board with whats happening, including Paekakariki School receiving funds from Creative in Schools, a project run by Ministry of Education. Holly also talks of the 'trimming' of Tilly road, with trees being removed and expressions of interest being sought to co-lease the Weavers Whare building

Grant Nisbett, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden catches up with SPorts Broadcaster, Grant Nisbett reviewing the weekends SUper Rugby Aotearoa games, Hurricanes vs Bles and Chiefs vs Highlanders. They also talk about key players for the Crusaders and cricket, including the T20 World Cup

Corey Kennett, Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union on The Business Lunch Show

Corey Kennett, CEO of Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Corey explains how the Rugby Union is run, how has Covid impacted the sport, how have they adapted through this time and what shape they are in going forward. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Gwynn Compton, Kapiti Coast Districtwide Councillor on The Business Lunch Show

Gwynn Compton, Kapiti Coast Districtwide Councillor returns The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Gwynn reflects on how lockdown was for him and his bubble, how has been keeping busy and what the KCDC have been working. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Warwick Halcrow, Paraparaumu Beach Saturday Market on The Business Lunch Show

Warwick Halcrow from The Paraparaumu Beach Saturday Beach joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Warwick shares the story of how the Markets started, what keeps them going every saturday and some of the success stories of local businesses that started right down at the market. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Hayden Tee, New Zealand international Performer

John Hayes talks to international performer, Hayden Tee from New Zealand about 'The Shows Must Go On', which he is performing in Kapiti. Also on his exciting history in performing with Londons Westend and more

Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board

John Hayes catches up with Chris Papps, Chair of the Otaki Community Board on her recent visit to the Otaki golf course, her launching of an exhibit at Otaki Museum and more on the museum itself

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Board

John Hayes catches up with Kathy Spiers on playgrounds, touching on the upcoming meeting

K.Gurunathan, "Guru", Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to mayor Guru on Wellington Tramway Museum extension of their track opening on Sunday, discussion of Beach By-law and The Local government Association meeting and talks from that meeting

John Ferguson, Author

John Hayes talks to author, John Ferguson on his new book, King Solomon's Deadly Legacy, now available at bookshops

Jocelyn Prvanov, Waikanae Ward Councilor

John Hayes catches up with Waikanae Ward Councilor, Jocelyn Prvanov about the Waikanae Market and The Beach Bylaw

Amy Webster, Wakefields Lawyers on The Business Lunch Show

Amy Webster from Wakefields Lawyers returns to The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Amy returns with everything you need to know in Employment Law during these very strange times. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Trina Laracy, Paperdoll, Wallflower & Holy Smoke on The Business Lunch Show

Trina Laracy owner of Paperdoll, Wallflower & Holy Smoke joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Trina shares how each of her businesses started, what gets her excited about what she does, how they have something for everyone and her key to her success. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative for Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, Kapiti rep for Greater Wellington Regional Council on transport, getting more Electric buses, improving the train/rail service

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to Horowhenua Mayor, Bernie Wanden, who had visits from Minister, Shane Jones, as part of the provincial development fund, with a great conversation on employment, flooding and much more. Also Minister Parker visited, in relation to the money given for the proposed wetlands

David Ashton, VA Worldwide on The Business Lunch Show

David Ashton, Country Manager for VA Worldwide joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. David shares what VA Worldwide and how they can help business, how he got started and how covid was foir them. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Tony Cutting, Kapiti Now on The Business Lunch Show

Tony Cutting from Kapiti Now joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Tony shares his experience in the digital industry, the story around Kapiti Now and what is next for the. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Grant Nisbett, Sports commentator and broadcaster

Ron Snowden and reviews the weekends Super Rugby action over the weekend with Sky Sports commentator, Grant Nisbett, with the Crusaders against the Blues and Hurricanes overcoming the Highlanders and a quick look at the upcoming Hurricanes game against The Blues this coming weekend

Ben Wiggins, owner TCB Ski, Board and Bike, Ohakune

Tee catches up with owner of TCB Ski, Board and Bike in Ohakune, Ben Wiggins to find out how open weekend for Turoa skifield was and how easy it is to go about setting up a ski adventure this winter at Ruapehu

Renee Corlett, Wellington Region Emergency Management Office

John Hayes catches up with Renee Corlett from The Wellington Region Emergency Management Office, (WREMO), about the post-covid connection she is having with the community and the Global Scale of Covid recovery

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes catches up with Kapiti mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka "Guru" about the mayors visit to Ngati Toa Marae in Porirua and water

Trudi Szytkiel, Harcourts Paraparaumu on The Business Lunch Show

Trudi Szytkiel from Harcourts Paraparaumu returns to The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Trudi updates us on how the confidence is around the market, how everything is going for her and what she has been working on for the community. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Caroline Sandford, Author - "Love Your Career From the Start"

John Hayes talks to Author, Caroline Sandford her book: "Love Your Career from the Start: Making decisions about your future, a guide for young adults".

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board and Business owner, about a Heat Exchanger stolen off the side of his Health Centre, Mahara Health, also stolen gas bottles and ripped plumbing off the wall. Also talking of progress with the reprioritizing of traffic routes in Waikanae

Liz Koh, Chair of KEDA on The Business Lunch Show

Liz Koh, Chair of KEDA returns to The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Liz updates us on how the region is during these times, what have KEDA been working on and what you need to know. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

Receiving money, ($3.86 million), from Central Government for amenities and to start Phase 1 of Foxton Futures, including re-genration of the river around Te Awahou Niewe Stroom and the environment, also cutting the loop, which was closed off for flood protection. creating a wetland also

Ricky Bartlett, Sports Expert

Ron Snowden talks sport with Real Estate agent, turn Sports enthusiast and expert, Ricky Bartlett. They talk golf, focusing rising star, DeChambeau and they also talk international cricket and football with the EPL, (English Premiere League)

Kara Douglas, Author

John Hayes talks to Author, Kara Douglas, who has just published a book, 'The Air That We Breathe'

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

Our local book and show reviewer, Ralph McAlister is talking to John Hayes about his visit to government house

Grant Nisbett, National Sports TV broadcaster

Ron Snowden talks sport with Sky Sports commentator, Grant Nisbett, recapping the weekend Super Rugby Aotearoa results and looking ahead at the coming weekends games, Hurricanes vs Highlanders and Crusaders vs Blues. The boys also touch on cricket, with Black Caps being released for the Caribbean league

Tim Steel, Tim Steel Stone on The Business Lunch Show

Tim Steel from Tim Steel Stone joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. TJ shares the story of how he followed his passion, how he evolves with every learning, how his work has won him awards over the world and how he works with the stone. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board

John Hayes catches up with The Chair of the Otaki Community Board, Chris Papps, who also attended the meeting with Metlink and Uzabus. What did she take from this for Otaki? Public transport with buses, in particular. Also talking about the Capital Connection and the Hybrid Trains

Leigh Ramsey, Chair of Energise Otaki

John Hayes catches up with the Chair of Energise, Otaki about how Covid lockdown affected Energise, Otaki. What was learnt on the ways going forwadr, events postponed because of and comking up, and much more

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board, having an in-depth conversation about a recent meeting with Metlink and Uzabus and the Economic Development Strategy and following on from the interview earlier in the week with Mayor Guru, about the visits Kathy and Guru had to Medical Centres

Angelo Robinson, Basketball of Hoop Club, Kapiti

Ron Snowden catches up with "Mr Basketball", Angelo Robinson on restarting Hoop Club after lockdown, and expanding on basketball very much alive in the country and young players in the country that are showing at the moment

Chris Maclean, Maclean Trust Trustee

John Hayes talks to Trustee of the Maclean Trust, Chris Maclean on reclaiming wetlands

Guru, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka. "Guru" about what hes been up to, including giving gifts to the 13 medical facilities open through lockdown, highlighting the importance of them and other essential services. Also the pop-up business graduation, and the online access that has made a lot of things easily accessible, and up-skilling of staff

Duane Emeny, General Manager, Air Chathams

John Hayes catches up with the General manager of Air Chathams, Duane Emeny about the recent run of bad weather to fly in, with the performance of Air Chathams aircraft and what they have done, and challenges they face

Jocelyn Prvanov, Waikanae Ward Councillor

John Hayes talks to KCDC Waikanae Ward Councillor, Jocelyn Prvanov on another possible primary school in Waikanae, discarding the idea of another Secondary School and her thoughts on the Independant review of the Kapiti Coast District Council

Amy Delahunty, Paekakariki Pops on The Business Lunch Show

Amy Delahunty from Paekakariki Pops joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Amy shares the story of how Paekakariki Pops came to be, how they create their products and what is next for them. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Moko Morris, Kapiti Coast District Council Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator

Tee catches up with KCDC Sustainable Communities co-ordinator, Moko Morris on the Eco Show about an upcoming workshop about Sewing your own Sanitary Pads this Saturday

Penny Gaylor, Greater Wellington Regional Council, Kapiti representative

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on the Greater Wellington Regional Council, on planting season and The Maclean Family Trust

Bernie Wanden, Mayor of Horowhenua

John Hayes talks to Bernie Wanden, mayor of Horowhenua about finished the Annual Plan after a lot of work. With Bernie and John discussing where money has been allocated

Ricky Bartlett, Sports Expert

Ron Snowden catches up with Real Estate agent/Sports enthusiast, Ricky Bartlett, about golf with Dustin Johnson, football and cricket

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a great book review from our local book and show reviewer, Ralph McAlister, or 'The Thursday Murder Club' by Richard Osman

Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes catches up with Hollie Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board about the Bubble Breakout party and upcoming events in pulsating Paekakariki

Angela Robertson, Author, Life On Our Own Terms

Nigel Hopkins catches up with author, Angela Robertson about her new book, 'Life On Our Own Terms', to be launched Friday, 3 July, 2020 at Ocean Road Community Centre 0930-1130

Grant Nisbett, Sports Commentator

Ron Snowden catches up with National Sports commentator, Grant Nisbett with a review on the Super rugby games last weekend, and also a look ahead to the games in the upcoming weekend

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board, Kathy Spiers about the last meeting, including the roading improvements at Raumati Beach and consultation with the Business Association and the Economic Development Strategy

Mark Ternent, GTB IT Solutions on The Business Lunch Show

Mark Ternent from GTB IT Solutions joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Mark shares how they came to be, his many years in the industry and the tips that you need to know. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti mayor

John Hayes talks to K.Gurunathan, aka "Guru"about the Council performance Review coming out this afternoon

Ben Playford, Bun's Buns on The Business Lunch Show

Ben Playford from Ben's Buns returns to The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Ben, the very first guest on the Business Lunch Show returns to update us how he has been through Covid, how Lockdown was for him, what he has been working on and what other local companies he has been working with. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Sam Ferguson, Horizons Regional Councillor

John Hayes catches up with Horizons Regional Council's, Sam Ferguson, who represents the Horowhenua. Talking about the Buzz Card, allowing customers to tag on and tag off from buses.

Jacinda Thorne, Chair of Kapiti Coast Chamber of Commerce

John Hayes talks to Chair of the Kapiti Coasts Chamber of Commerce Jacinda Thorne about how Kapiti businesses are coping after Covid lockdown and recovering, local spending, keeping the support going, how the government is supporting businesses and her thoughts on the business loans programme and compliance.

James Westbury, Chair Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes with Chair of the Waikanae Community Board, James Westbury talking about the progress of the Waikanae library, the Martin Jenkins report and empowerment of Community Boards

John McBeth, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden talks sport with local Sports Broadcaster, John MacBeth: Super Rugby Aotearoa - looking back at the Hurricanes game last weekend and the games coming up this weekend, Highlanders vs Blues and Crusaders vs Chiefs; the upcoming Mitre 10 cup and Domestic sports starting back up in the country after lockdown; golf, tennis and the Women's football World Cup.

Moko Morris, Kapiti Coast District Council, Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator

The Eco Show on Drive with Tee and Moko Morris, Sustainable Communities co-ordinator from the Kapiti Coast District Council, about the Walk in Wardrobe coming up this weekend in Waikanae as part of no.8 Wire week

Bec Kay, Koakoa Limoncello on The Business Lunch Show

Bec Kay from Koakoa Limoncello joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Bec shares the story of how Koakoa came to be, how the business has grown, what they have added to their products and what is coming up for them. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Theo & Cindy Marais, South African Pantry on The Business Lunch Show

Theo & Cindy Marais from South African Pantry joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Theo & Cindy share there story of how they ended up on the Kapiti Coast, How the start of their business went & how they use local businesses to create products. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council on the first Council meeting since lockdown coming up and the Annual Plan

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to Horoiwhenua mayor, Bernie Wanden on how Horowhenua is transitioning out of Covid lockdown and the decision to decrease rates.

Ricky Bartlett, Sports Expert

Ron Snowden catches up with Ricky Bartlett, Real Estate Agent-turned sports expert about the RBC Heritage golf tournament, the English Premier league and international cricket.

John Mowbray, Mowbray Collectables on The Business Lunch Show

John Mowbray from Mowbray Collectables joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. John tells the history of Mowbray Collectables, What he loves about the industry, what makes something a collectable and where to find him if you have questions. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Andrew London, Musician on The Business Lunch Show

Andrew London, Musician joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Andrew shares his background in Music, how he kept entertaining during lockdown and what he has planned next. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Ralph McAllister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a book review from one of Ralph McAllister Top books of the year, 'Hamnet' by Maggie O'Farrell.

Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Holly Ewans, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board on the Community Awards, Bubble Breakout party, events coming up in Paekakariki

Grant Nisbett, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden talks Sport with commentator and Sports Broadcaster, Grant Nisbett. They discuss the Super Rugby Aotearoa games over the weekend, focusing on the Hurricanes loss over the weekend aslo talk about the All Blacks and the shambles with the Warriors

Manaaki Barrett, Kapiti Island Nature Tours on The Business Lunch Show

Manaaki Barrett from Kapiti Island Nature Tours joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Manaaki shares the story of the family business, how special Kapiti Island is and what it means to him and what their tour offers. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board

first physical board meeting with grants that were requested, including the Kapiti Curtain bank. They also talk about the Gateway sculptures and the Markets in Otaki

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati community Board on the Community Board meeting coming up tonight and what is on the agenda, including funding applications, social isolation and the meetings had with the community for Grants. Also updates on Road Safety in Raumati

Ricardo Reis, Waterfront Bar on The Business Lunch Show

Ricardo Reis from Waterfront Bar joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Ricardo lets us know how they have been impacted by covid, what is next for them and how the industry will bounce during this time. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Sarah Abaniel, Kapiti Chocolate Factory on The Business Lunch Show

Sarah Abaniel from Kapiti Chocolate Factory joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Sarah shares when she took over the factory, her background in Business and things you might not know about the Kapiti Chocolate Factory. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Karl Webber, Kapiti region, and Kapiti Island local and tour guide

John Hayes talks to Kapiti local Karl Webber with more on The Kapiti Gateway and Kapiti Island

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes catches up with Kapiti mayor, K.Gurunathan, (Guru), on his latest public outings, including the installation of Dr Mark Harris as the new Vicar of Waikanae Parrish and the breakout the bubble party in Paekakariki, also the renaming of the old State Highway 1 through Waikanae

Duane Emeny, General Manager, Air Chathams

John Hayes catches up with the CEO of Air Chathams, Duane Emeny. The building back from Covid-19, especially with business traffic from Kapiti. Also the continuation of "the new normal", by keeping clean and protocols Air Chathams are continuing to follow to keep the public safe

Jocelyn Prvanov, Kapiti Coast District Council, Waikanae Ward Councilor

John Hayes talks to Waikanae Ward Councilor, Jocelyn Prvanov about the change of State Highway One, with the "old State Highway One" becoming a Main road or local road, and whats in it for Mahara Place.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, the Kapiti representative on the Greater Wellington Regional Council on Rail Funding and the environment

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to the Mayor of Holrowhenua, Bernie Wanden on getting to the end of The Annual Planning process and savings being made, $1.65 Million received from provincial growth fund for roading projects and the Horowhenua Learning Centre in their new premises

John MacBeth, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden talks to Sports Broadcaster, John MacBeth about getting back into lawn bowls, Super Rugby

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a book review from Ralph McAlister of Kate Quinn's book, "The Alice Network"

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board on Pharmacy over Covid 19, e-scripts and more

James Cootes, Otaki Ward Councillor

John Hayes talks to James Cootes, Otaki Ward Coiuncillor on the opening of the first Otaki Yard Market, ambitions and development of Otaki

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board on Community Boards working together, workshop coming up about empowering Community Boards, the Metlink review of bus links and the board being out in the community for feedback

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti mayor K.Gurunathan, aka. "Guru" with a Reflection on lockdown and working from home, also talking about the new Otaki Yard Family Market

Tanya Roddam, Your Travel on The Business Lunch Show

Tanya Roddam from Your Travel joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Tanya shares how she started in the industry, the harsh truths about how things are at the moment & how they are going to adjust focus with no international travel. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian on damian@beachfm.co.nz or Catherine on catherine@umbrella-multimedia.com This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to James Westbury, Chair of the Waikanae Community Board on the Strategic Planning of Waikanae

Moko Morris, Kapiti Coast District Council Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator

Tee and moko Morris take the first Eco Show after Covid lockdown to talk about the no.8 Wire Workshops, which were postponed because of lockdown

Jacinda Thorn, Thorn PR & Kapiti Chamber of Commerce on The Business Lunch Show

Jacinda Thorn from Thorn PR & Chair of the Kapiti Chamber of Commerce returns to The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Jacinda lets us know how the last month has been for her and her clients, how is the feeling within the chamber, what have they been working on lately and what will they be pushing for now we are in Level 1. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Dr Alana Mitchell, Beachside Dental Surgery on The Business Lunch Show

Dr Alana Mitchell from Beachside Dental Surgery joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Alana shares how she started out in dentistry, what she loved about her early training, how she started her own practice, how they managed to deal with the transmission area of the mouth during lockdown, things for people to watch for with their dental health and what they did different for the community during covid-19. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a book review this week from Ralph McAlister on Anne Enright's book, "Actress"

Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board

Johnm hayes talks to the Chair of the Paekakariki Community Board, Holly Ewens on the board getting back into physical meetings, including their first meeting at the Paekakariki community hall, the upcoming Bubble Breakout Party, Community Award, lots of entertainment and some interesting agenda items on the next Board meeting

Matthew Johnston, Fly By Wire and Coffee @ Ians on The Business Lunch Show

Matthew Johnston from Fly By Wire & Coffee @ Ians returns to The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Matty Jay gives us an update on how they have managed to get through the different levels of covid, how people have been supporting local and how many great sports there are to see in the region, how they have adapted with business and what it will take to keep moving forward. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Julia Palmer, Star People HR & Recruitment on The Business Lunch Show

Julia Palmer from Star People HR & Recruitment joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Julia shares how Star People came to be, what sets them apart from the others, what they can do to help small business and how they see we will get through this current climate. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Matthew Innes, Otaki Yard Family Market

John Hayes talks to Matthew Innes about the upcoming Otaki Yard Market. The first Market is Saturday, 13 June, running weekly. Matthew gives some attractions that will be on show and available this Saturday

Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board

John Hayes has a short talk to Chair of Otaki Community Board, Chris Papps on upcoming meetings involving funding, update on the Pekapeka to Otaki Expressway and more

Martin Halliday, Kapiti Coast Paraparaumu Ward Councillor

John Hayes has a detailed conversation to Kapiti Coast District Councillor for the Paraparaumu Ward, Martin Halliday on a The Gateway Project

Hannah Delaney, Kapiti Collective & Delaney & Co PR on The Business Lunch Show

Hannah Delaney from Kapiti Collective & Delaney & Co PR joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Hannah shares story and what lead to the her starting her own PR company in Kapiti and then creating a shared office area for professionals to use on the coast, how Covid-19 has impacted her business and what the future may hold for our working environments. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Guru, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapiiti Mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka. "Guru" on the organisational review, Emergency Office and Health & Safety at work

25 Seasons of the Hurricanes - Jackson Garden-Bachop - First-Fives, Hurricanes #246

Damian Collins celebrates 25 seasons of the Hurricanes with current First-Five, Hurricanes #246 - Jackson Garden -Bachop on Beach FM 106.3's Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show, Saturday 6th June 2020. Jackson shares what it means to wear the same jersey his Dad Stephen Bachop wore, his journey in first class rugby, how becoming a father has changed his motivation and how excited he is about the possibility of lining up against a couple of the best to ever do it. Each week Damian will hopefully talk to a former and current Hurricanes as we celebrate 25 seasons of Super Rugby. Week One Props - Tyrel Lomax, Bull Allen - #2 & First Captain. Week Two Hookers - Asafo Aumua #247, Norm Hewitt #15 Week Three Locks - James Blackwell #231, Jeremy Thrush #145 Week Four Loosies - Rodney So'oialo #86 & Thomas Waldrom #113 Week Five Halfbacks - Jamie Booth #244 & Jason Spice #64 Week Six First-Fives - Jackson Garden-Bachop #246 & Stephen Bachop #32 Week Seven Second-Fives - ??? The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

25 Seasons of the Hurricanes - Stephen Bachop - First-Fives, Hurricanes #32

Damian Collins celebrates 25 seasons of the Hurricanes with former First-Five, Hurricanes #32 - Stephen Bachop on Beach FM 106.3's Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show, Saturday 6th June 2020. Stephen shares what it was like before the birth of Professional Rugby, what it meant to the players to be called professional athletes, his paths to represent Samoa and New Zealand and if the rules around eligibility should be changed, how much it means to him to see two of his sons in his former teams colours and what he took away from the game of Rugby. Each week Damian will hopefully talk to a former and current Hurricanes as we celebrate 25 seasons of Super Rugby. Week One Props - Tyrel Lomax, Bull Allen - #2 & First Captain. Week Two Hookers - Asafo Aumua #247, Norm Hewitt #15 Week Three Locks - James Blackwell #231, Jeremy Thrush #145 Week Four Loosies - Rodney So'oialo #86 & Thomas Waldrom #113 Week Five Halfbacks - Jamie Booth #244 & Jason Spice #64 Week Six First-Fives - Jackson Garden-Bachop #246 & Stephen Bachop #32 Week Seven Second-Fives - ??? The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

Justin Nelson, National Basketball League GM on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show.s

Justin Nelson, General Manager of the National Basketball League returns to The Kick-Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3 on the 6th June 2020. Justin updates us on how the NBL 2020 is taking shape, the amazing companies that have jumped on board to support them this season, how many players have registered for the Draft and how will it look with teams picking their players. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Chris Craddock, The Rats Bags Racing Show on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Chris Craddock from The Rat Bags Racing Show returns this week with your updates on Racing from around New Zealand. New Zealand's longest running radio racing show, Each Saturday at 9:10am on Beach FM 106.3's The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins.

The Boat City Fishing Report with Mike Johnston

The Boat City Fishing returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3 on the 6th June 2020. Mike Johnston joins Damian Collins as they catch up and talk lockdown and how the restictions were maintained, what kind of fish is about and what people are using to catch them and Boat City have a massive Sale now on in store. Boat City, For Everything On The Water And More, Main Road North, Paraparaumu The Boat City Fishing Report with Mike J on the Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show, 8:35am Saturdays on Beach FM 106.3

Angelo Robinson, Hoop Club Kapiti on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Angelo Robinson from Hoop Club Kapiti returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3 on the 6th of June 2020. Angelo updates us on how the last 7 weeks were for him, how the next generation are fizzing to get back on the courts, what Hoop Club Kapiti are looking like with sports back and how much Kapiti Coast needs it's own sports complex that would rival ASB and Te Rauparaha Arena. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Every Saturday from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3

Elise Niu, Functional HIIT NZ Kapiti on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Elise Niu from Functional HIIT NZ in Kapiti returns to The Kick Off Sports Breakfast with Damian Collins on Saturday 6th June 2020. Elise and Damian started doing little exercises during the show the first week of lockdown and have continued to keep people moving on their Saturday mornings this morning. The Kick Off Break Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3 Kapiti and Horowhenua or Listen Live at www.beachfm.co.nz

Fran Scholey, Netball Central Zone & Pulse CEO on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Fran Scholey, CEO of Netball Central Zone & Central Pulse returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3 on the 6th of June 2020. Fran updates us on all the hard work that has gone on behind the scences to have netball back. How the centres are looking throught the central zone and what could the ANZ Premiership look like for 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

Phil Roache, Wellington Rugby League GM on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Phil Roache, the General Manager of Wellington Rugby League joins the Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins on the 6th of June 2020. Phil confirms when Rugby League will kick off for the region, what their preseason looks like for the clubs and we talk another round of the NRL, but not the Warriors. Nothing to report there. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Cam Prouting, Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union on The Kick-Off Sports Breakshow Show

Cam Prouting from Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins on the 6th of June 2020 Cam confirms what the first round of Ramsbottom Cup will look like, the steps that have point in place for the 2020 season, and why he will be wearing a different jersey this season as he laces up the boots for another season. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Andrew Elms, Kapiti Coast United Football Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Andrew "Elmo" Elms, the Chairperson of Kapiti Coast United Football Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3 with Damian Collins on Saturday 6th June 2020. Elmo updates us on where their teams are playing this weekend, how you can help with contact tracing and how everyone is excited to get back out there on the football field. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Grayson Rowse, Kapiti Coast Hockey Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Grayson Rowse from Kapiti Coast Hockey Club returns to Beach FM 106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins on Saturday 6th June 2020. Grayson let's us know where you can support the club this weekend, how they are going to manage contact tracing and what is coming up next for the club. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 in Kapiti & Horowhenua and Listen Live anywhere on www.beachfm.co.nz

Elise Niu & Emma Goldsmith from Lychee & Co on The Business Lunch Show

Elise Niu & Emma Goldsmith from Lychee & Co joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Elise & Emma share how their idea started on a napkin in Fiji, the journey taking that idea to an actual product, how covid-19 halted production but how these fierce Mums didn't let a global pandemic stop them from launching their company. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Gwynn Compton, Kapiti Coast Districtwide Councillor on The Business Lunch Show

Gwynn Compton, Districtwide Councillor for the Kapiti Coast District Council joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Gwynn shares his story of working in communications with some of the biggest companies, what he learned working at the beehive for the previous prime-ministers, what lead him to put his hand up to run for council and why developing our transport system is so important. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to Mayor of Horowhenua Bernie Wanden about putting together the Horowhenua Annual Plan and trying to balance the books in a Covid-19 environment.

Jocelyn Prvanov, Waikanae Ward Councillor

John Hayes talks to Waikanae Ward Councilor, Jocelyn Prvanov on transition from Board Chair to Ward Councillor for Waikanae, the Gateway Project and the Waikanae Market,

Blair Harley, Tuatara Brewing on The Business Lunch Show

Blair Harley, Manager of the Craft Experience Team at Tuatara Brewing joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Blair shares the classic kiwi story of Tuatara, how he approached them for a job and how he has loved it ever since, how covid-19 has impacted their business and how they used this time to come up with new creations. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Martin Halliday, Paraparaumu Ward Councillor on The Business Lunch Show

Martin Halliday, Paraparaumu Ward Councillor joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Martin shares his background with over 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry, how he followed his now wife to the Kapiti Coast and how passionate he has been about its growth ever since. Martin gets honest about how covid-19 impacted him and those that he dealt with through the council, how his focus is the community and how we can continue to help each other by supporting our region. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, the Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council on the Budget for Council, working from home and things being done differently like Zoom meetings and video conferencing and the advantages

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a book review from Ralph McAlister of Michael Connolly's "Fair Warning"

Charlotte Tollervey, Pom Pom Events & Marketing on The Business Lunch

Charlotte Tollervey from Pom Pom Events & Marketing joins The Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Charlotte shares how she got started in the industry, how she has changed her focus over the years and what she enjoys being part of events that celebrate peoples achievements and how they have adapted due to covid-19. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Scott McNeil, Awatoru Wildfood on The Business Lunch Show

Scott McNeil from Awatoru Wildfood joins the Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Scott shares the story of how Awatoru Wildfood came to be, the early learnings in Business, how they have changed their business through the times and the meaning behind their name. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Henry Iona, Senior Health Promotion Advisor at The Cancer Society, Wellington Division

John Hayes has the fortnightly Q and A this week with Henry Iona, the Senior Health Promotion Advisor at The Cancer Society, Wellington Decision, on Mens Health and Melanoma

Holly Ewens, Chair Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Holly Ewens, the Chair of the Paekakariki Community Board on events starting back up in Paekakariki, Updates on Paekakariki.nz and Holly hosting a story

Sharon Hunter, Paraparaumu Beach Business Association on The Business Lunch Show

Sharon Hunter from the Paraparaumu Beach Business Association joins the Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Sharon shares her business history, the changes she has seen since being involved with the association, why Paraparaumu Beach is a special place to be and how the business community are doing at this time. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Amy Webster, Wakefields Lawyers on The Business Lunch Show

Amy Webster from Wakefields Lawyers returns to the Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3. Amy updates us on what has been keeping Wakefields Lawyers busy over the last month, what are the concerns they are hearing, locals transferring their legal requirements whiling thinking local and Amy brings clarity over being able to continue to work from home. Amy will join Damian every first business day of the month, if you have any topics you would like to see Amy cover please don't hesitate to drop them a message. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Rob McCann, Districtwide Councillor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti Coast Districtwide Councillor, Rob McCann on the Gateway Project

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board, Kathy Spiers on the recent earthquakes and emergency management, Mazengarb Park and Councils Annual Plan

Ms Elizabeth, (Liz) Hird, NZOM, Queens Birthday Honours

Nigel Hopkins talks the 2 latest local recipients of Queens Birthday Honours, Dr Karen Poutasi and Ms Elizabeth Hird

Dame Karen Olive Poutasi, Queen's Birthday Honours

Nigel Hopkins talks the 2 latest local recipients of Queens Birthday Honours, Dr Karen Poutasi and Ms Elizabeth Hird

25 Seasons of the Hurricanes - Jason Spice - Halfbacks, Hurricanes #64

Damian Collins celebrates 25 seasons of the Hurricanes with Former Halfback, Hurricanes #64 - Jason Spice on Beach FM 106.3's Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show, Saturday 30th May 2020. Spicey shares how his first-class cricket career ended, what lead to leave Waikato for the Capital City, what it was like with his old matye David Howell at 10, What he takes away from the 2000 championship winning season and what he will cherish the most about his time in the Hurricanes jersey. Each week Damian will hopefully talk to a former and current Hurricanes as we celebrate 25 seasons of Super Rugby. Week One Props - Tyrel Lomax, Bull Allen - #2 & First Captain. Week Two Hookers - Asafo Aumua #247, Norm Hewitt #15 Week Three Locks - James Blackwell #231, Jeremy Thrush #145 Week Four Loosies - Rodney So'oialo #86 & Thomas Waldrom #113 Week Five Halfbacks - Jamie Booth #244 & Jason Spice #64 Week Six First-Fives - ???? The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

25 Seasons of the Hurricanes - Jamie Booth- Halfbacks, Hurricanes #244

Damian Collins celebrates 25 seasons of the Hurricanes with Current Halfback, Hurricanes #244 - Jamie Booth on Beach FM 106.3's Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show, Saturday 30th May 2020. Jamie shares his love for the Hurricanes born in Region, what it meant becoming captain of his beloved turbos last year, his year away with the sunwolves last season and what he hopes to achieve coming back to play in New Zealand. Each week Damian will hopefully talk to a former and current Hurricanes as we celebrate 25 seasons of Super Rugby. Week One Props - Tyrel Lomax, Bull Allen - #2 & First Captain. Week Two Hookers - Asafo Aumua #247, Norm Hewitt #15 Week Three Locks - James Blackwell #231, Jeremy Thrush #145 Week Four Loosies - Rodney So'oialo #86 & Thomas Waldrom #113 Week Five Halfbacks - Jamie Booth #244 & Jason Spice #64 Week Six First-Fives - ???? The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

Chris Craddock, The Ratbags Racing Show

Chris Craddock from The Rat Bags Racing Show returns this week with your updates on Racing in New Zealand and Overseas. New Zealand's longest running radio racing show, Each Saturday at 9:10am on Beach FM 106.3's The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins.

Ajaz Patel, Central Districts & Black Caps on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Ajaz Patel, Spin Bowler from Central Districts and the Black Caps joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show. Ajaz share his journey with first class cricket, how much he loves playing for CD and being part of the region, The whirlwind that has been the last couple of years for him and what it means to him to now be a contracted New Zealand Cricket player. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Elise Niu, Functional HIIT NZ Kapiti on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Elise Niu from Functional HIIT NZ in Kapiti returns to The Kick Off Sports Breakfast with Damian Collins Elise and Damian started doing little exercises during the show the first week of lockdown and have continued to keep people moving on their Saturday mornings this morning. The Kick Off Break Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3 Kapiti and Horowhenua or Listen Live at www.beachfm.co.nz

Sir Peter Leitch, Talking NZ Warriors on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Sir Peter Leitch, The one and only Mad Butcher himself joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Sir Peter shares how he has been staying busy during lockdown on Waiheke Island, the excitement about the Warriors returning tonight to take on the Dragons, what impresses him the most about the organisation, the player he has most admired over the last 25 years and more. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Liam Collins, The Summer Series on The Kick-Off Breakfast Show

Liam Collins from The Summer Series returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Liam updates us on what they have been up to over the last few weeks preparing to finish the season, what the finals will look like on June the 12th and what they will have on after The Summer Series Finals are completed. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Jamie Wall, Co-Author of Facing The Haka on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Jamie Wall Co-Author of Facing The Haka joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. These two former work mates catch up and Jamie shares his story from writing opinion pieces to writing books, his two previous books "Brothers in Black" and "Heroics & Heart Break" and shares a little of his new book "Facing The Haka" available everywhere on the 6th of August 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or www.beachfm.co.nz.

Cam Prouting, Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast

Cam Prouting from Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show. Cam updates the region on what is happening with HK Rugby, How the clubs are looking for the 2020 season, what they have in place before the 20 June kickoff and talks the launch of the Scrum School. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Phil Roache, Wellington Rugby League on The Kick-Off Sports Break Show

Phil Roache from Wellington Rugby League joins the Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show for the First Time. Phil gives light on what is happening with Wellington Rugby League, how many teams they are looking to have for their 2020 season, what clubs are making a comeback and who is he supporting in the 2020 NRL. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Lisa Jones, Wellington Hockey on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Lisa Jones from Wellington Hockey joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show for the first time. Lisa updates us on what is happening with Hockey in the Wellington Region, how she is finding the new job after coming from Capital Football and when is the return to play for Hockey at all levels. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Andrew "Elmo" Elms - Kapiti Coast United Football Club

Andrew "Elmo" Elms, the Chairperson of Kapiti Coast United Football Club returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3 with Damian Collins. Elmo updates us on what is happening next for football in the region, how numbers are looking for the season and when the start of the season will start and how it will look in 2020. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Carmel Wagg from Netball Kapiti on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Carmel Wagg from Netball Kapiti returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3 with Damian Collins. Carmel updates us on what is happening with netball in the region, what they have put in place for everyone to return safetly and when their season will likely start. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Ben Wiggins, Owner TCB Ski, Board & Bike, Ohakune

Tee catches up with his good mate, Ben Wiggins, Owner of TCB Ski, Board and Bike in Ohakune. Ski Season for Turoa and Whakapapa is ON from 1 July!

David Walshaw, Kapiti Olives on The Business Lunch Show

David Walshaw from Kapiti Olives joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. David shares the story of Kapiti Olives, how they have continued to perfect their craft, how technology has helped their industry over the years and how they have taken on the worlds finest and won. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Helene Judge, Kapiti Business Projects & Kapiti Food Fair on The Business Lunch Show

Helene Judge from Kapiti Business Projects & Kapiti Food Fair joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch show with Damian Collins. Helene tells how Kapiti Business Projects can help your business with managing your special project, how that love of project management lead her to the taking over the Kapiti Food Fair and growing it to what it is today and how the confidence in the vendors lining up to be part of the next Kapiti Food Fair. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Angela Buswell, Kapiti Coast District-wide Councillor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti Coast Districtwide Councillor, Angela Buswell about her very important port-folios at this time, 'Business' and 'Jobs', also The Gateway Building

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

Johm Hayes talks to James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board on The Gateway Project

Hohepa Thompson, The Hori Gallery Otaki on The Business Lunch Show

Hohepa Thompson from The Hori Gallery in Otaki joins Beach FM's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Hori shares his story from his early inspirations and motivations, how his voice and ideas have challenged people, how he handled lockdown and he changed the way he works with technology due to the current climate. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Mathew Watkins, Apostle Hot Sauce on The Business Lunch Show

Mathew Watkins from Apostle Hot Sauces in Paekakariki joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Mathew shares the story of how they took a passion to a business, how hard it was to find the right information when setting up and how they have developed a brand and meanings behind each bottle. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative for the Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to the Kapiti rep for The Greater Wellington Regional Council on Zoom meetings and Public transport, including the review of bus routes through Kapiti

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to the Mayor of Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden on earthquake effects, building standards, Annual Plan and the diversity of our economy

Matt Woodard, The Good Food Society on The Business Lunch Show

Matt Woodard from The Good Food Society joins Beach FM 106's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Matt shares the story of The Good Food Society, how the business has been changed by covid-19 and how with the partnership with other local businesses have allowed them to adapt at this time and continue to move forward. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Brian Martin, Jim's Test & Tag on The Business Lunch Show

Brian Martin from Jim's Test & Tag joins Beach FM 106's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Brian shares what is typically overlooked around the business, how often certain industries should get their electrical's tested and what restrictions they have in place for their staff and public's safety. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a book review this morning about a Dark Novel by Kate Elizabeth Russell, "My Dark Vanessa"

Janet Holborow, Kapiti Deputy Mayor

John Hayes talks to Janet Bolborow, Kapitis Deputy Mayor and District-wide Councilor on The Sculpture being erected at Mclean Park and development of the Park, Gateway Project, and the Covid effect on tourism

Sharon Pirie from Maxi Carpet Services on The Business Lunch Show

Sharon Pirie from Maxi Carpet Services joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Sharon shares the Maxi Carpet story and how much they love being part of the community, the difficulties with their business during level 4 and how the special project they have put in place to support local businesses. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Liz Koh, Chair of KEDA on The Business Lunch Show

Liz Koh, Chair of KEDA returns to Beach 106.3's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins Liz updates us on the KEDA Business Support Network, How she has found the last 6 weeks and talks the current financial concerns and achievements of her clients at Moneymax during this time. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board on how the business community is feeling and what the community board can do to help, The Otaki Yard and how well Otaki have been through Covid lockdown

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati community board about the Update of Mazengarb Park, including a new swing and musical equipment, Maintenance of the Kapiti Community Centre and The Gateway Building

Grant Edser from Edser's Shoe Repairs on The Business Lunch Show

Grant Edser from Edser Shoes Repairs joins Beach FM 10.6's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Grant shares the family story of generations in the industry, how the shop at Kapiti Lights came to be and just how much he is missing sport and the sports chat in the show during this time. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Ray Fawcett from Paraparaumu Taxis on The Business Lunch Show

Ray Fawcett from Paraparaumu Taxis joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Ray shares the story of the Paraparaumu Taxis we know today, how they dealt with and adjusted their business during Level 4 and how you should feel comfortable catching a taxi with what the safety procedures they have in place. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to the Mayor of Kapiti, K.Gurunathan, aka "Guru" on petrol prices, The Emergency Office ceasing operation

Michael Scott, Waikanae Lawyer

Nigel Hopkins talks to Michael Scott on negative interest rates and finances and redundancy

25 Seasons of the Hurricanes - Rodney So'oialo - Loosies, Hurricanes #86

Damian Collins celebrates 25 seasons of the Hurricanes with Loosie, Hurricanes #86 - Rodney So'oialo on Beach FM106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturday 23rd May 2020. Rodney shares what got him into Rugby when he was a football player, who his inspirations were when he starter out, what kept him balanced during his playing years, what he loves about coaching and where he would like to take it and he remembers his brothers that are no longer with us, the greats Jerry Collins & Jonah Lomu. Each week Damian will hopefully talk to a former and current Hurricanes as we celebrate 25 seasons of Super Rugby. Week One Props - Tyrel Lomax, Bull Allen - #2 & First Captain. Week Two Hookers - Asafo Aumua #247, Norm Hewitt #15 Week Three Locks - James Blackwell #231, Jeremy Thrush #145 Week Four Loosies - Rodney So'oialo #86 & Thomas Waldrom #113 Week Five Halfbacks - ??? The Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

25 Seasons of the Hurricanes - Thomas Waldrom - Loosies, Hurricanes #113

Damian Collins celebrates 25 seasons of the Hurricanes with Loosie, Hurricanes #113 - Thomas Waldrom on Beach FM106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturday 23rd May 2020. Thomas the Tank shares the early years of Wellington Rugby development, making the Hurricanes at 20 and who looked out for him, making the move south to further his career which eventually lead him to play in England and finally playing Test Rugby. Each week Damian will hopefully talk to a former and current Hurricanes as we celebrate 25 seasons of Super Rugby. Week One Props - Tyrel Lomax, Bull Allen - #2 & First Captain. Week Two Hookers - Asafo Aumua #247, Norm Hewitt #15 Week Three Locks - James Blackwell #231, Jeremy Thrush #145 Week Four Loosies - Rodney So'oialo #86 & Thomas Waldrom #113 Week Five Halfbacks - ??? The Kick Off Sports Breakfast Show, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

Chris Craddock, The Ratbags Racing Show

Chris Craddock from The Rat Bags Racing Show returns this week with your updates on Racing in New Zealand and Overseas. New Zealand's longest running radio racing show, Each Saturday at 9:10am on Beach FM 106.3's The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins.

Adam Julian, Profiling The Black Ferns A-Z on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Adam Julian, Rugby Commentator & Historian joins The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3 with Damian Collins. Adams shares how he has been Profiling The Black Ferns A-Z for All Blacks.com and with 2/3's of the project complete finds himself unable to finish the project due funding which was impacted because of Covid-19 and share one or two stories from his time with the amazing Wahines that have worn the Black Jersey. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 from Pukerua Bay to Palmerston North and everywhere at www.beachfm.co.nz

Elise Niu, Functional HIIT NZ Kapiti on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Elise Niu from Functional HIIT NZ in Kapiti returns to The Kick Off Sports Breakfast with Damian Collins Elise and Damian started doing little exercises during the show the first week of lockdown and have continued to keep people moving on their Saturday mornings this morning. The Kick Off Break Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3 Kapiti and Horowhenua or Listen Live at www.beachfm.co.nz

Justin Nelson, Basketball NZ GM on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Justin Nelson, General Manager of Basketball New Zealand returns to The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3 with Damian Collins. Justin talks the new look Sals NBL for 2020, the new teams that will be returning to the league, the excitement over the first ever Draft and how anyone can put their name in for consideration. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3 Kapiti and Horowhenua or Listen Live anywhere at www.beachfm.co.nz

Mark Sorenson, NZ Black Sox Coach on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

What was learned from the worst NZ result at a World Championship in over 30 years, what qualities will the next Black Sox captain have and what will it take for NZ Softball to be great again. Mark Sorenson, coach of Softball New Zealand's Black Sox joins the Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3 with Damian Collins. Mark gets very real on what they took away from the last World Champs in Prague, how we can bridge the gap from tee ball to softball & how coaching under 11s has been very good for him, how we need to have more personalities in the game, how the postponement of the next World Championships will be a good thing and maybe going back to every 4 years could be better and much much more. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 in Kapiti & Horowhenua and Listen Live anywhere on www.beachfm.co.nz

Corey Kennett, HK Rugby Union CEO on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Corey Kennett, CEO of Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union joins Beach FM 106.3's Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins Corey talks Nua Health and how important it is to speak up and that it's ok to not be ok. How the 2020 season is looking and how the union has been hit financially by this pandemic. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 in Kapiti & Horowhenua and Listen Live anywhere on www.beachfm.co.nz

Hamish Weir, Kapiti Basketball Association on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Hamish Weir from the Kapiti Basketball Association joins Beach FM 106.3's Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Hamish updates us on when there could be basketball again in the regions, the effects on youth without sports and a quick Last Dance chat. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 in Kapiti & Horowhenua and Listen Live anywhere on www.beachfm.co.nz

Grayson Rowse, Kapiti Coast Hockey Club on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Grayson Rowse from Kapiti Coast Hockey Club joins Beach FM 106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Grayson returns to the show with updates for the season, how the fields are looking and what has gone on to have them up to level 2 standard and with senior squads named things are looking good for the club. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 in Kapiti & Horowhenua and Listen Live anywhere on www.beachfm.co.nz

Marten Kooij, HK Football Referees on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show

Marten Kooij from Horowhenua Kapiti Football Referees returns to Beach FM 106.3's Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Marten updates us on return to play for football, new rule changes coming into with the new season and more. The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show with Damian Collins every Saturday from 7AM to 10AM on 106.3 FM and streaming live on www.beachfm.co.nz

Cerid Jones, Lindale Artists Guild on The Business Lunch Show

Cerid Jones from Lindale Artists Guild joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins Cerid talks the changing times and way that artists are adapting with technology, how a creative block has lead to more writing and how you can get involved in the Lindale Artists Guild. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Peter Avery, Shoreline Cinema Waikanae on The Business Lunch Show

Peter Avery from Shoreline Cinema Waikanae joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Peter shares the story of Shoreline Cinema Waikanae, how they have changed their setup for the safety and comfort of all their visitors and how they could be getting more releases soon even with the UK & USA not releasing films during covid. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Jacinda Thorn, Chair of Kapiti Chamber of Commerce

John Hayes talks to Jacinda Thorn, Chair of Kapiti Chamber of Commerce talking on working at home and the benefits in the long term, impact survey of Covid19, Commercial rents and supporting locals and the Real Impact of Covid

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board about progress with the Waikanae Market and progress on the Waikanae library

Ian Carson, Otaki Today on The Business Lunch Show

Ian Carson, Editor of Otaki Today joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Ian shares the story of Otaki Today, his experiences in the media industry, how will local newspapers come out of this and how they have changed their publication with the times. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, Kapiti rep on Greater Wellington Regional Council about An environmental package and other projects coming up and being planned by the council and trains

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to Horowhenua Mayor, Bernie Wanden on the Annual Plan and the final plan, including assumptions that were 'up-ended' due to Covid 19, Zoom meetings that were had, employment, Services that are back up and running, Shannon library makeover and more

Kim Karaitiana, Refinery Bar & Eatery on The Business Lunch Show

Kim Karaitiana from Refinery Bar & Eatery joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Kim shares the story of Refinery Bar & Eatery, growing up in Kapiti and how much it means to be part of the community, lessons learned in the starting out, how they have got through this time and how with their space they can cater to everyone safely. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Adriana Wilton, Wilton & Co Realty on The Business Lunch Show

Ever wanted to go out on your own and take charge of your destiny? What about doing it during a global health pandemic? Adriana Wilton from Wilton & Co Realty joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins Adriana shares her love of Real Estate and how much she loves being part of the Horowhenua Region. Taking the chance of following through with what she had already started pre-covid and starting her own company during these crazy times and that confidence is still up if you are buying or selling in the region. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a review from Ralph McAlister this week of The Museum of Broken Promises

Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chair of Paekakariki Community Board on the new playground in Paekakariki, the 'Seedlings', the Paekakariki Pub Story and predator-free Paekakariki

Samson Samasoni, Umbrella Multimedia on The Business Lunch Show

Hear from over 35 years in the Public Relations and Marketing fields, what was doing PR in Qatar like? And what are the 5 tips to getting the most out of your social media marketing. Samson Samasoni, General Manager of Umbrella Multimedia on Beach FM 106.3 Business Lunch Show with Damian. Samson shares his experiences doing PR in the middle east, what he has learnt over the many years in the industry and he breaks down the 5 common things that are over looked when businesses use social media for their Marketing. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Elise Niu, Functional HIIT NZ on The Business Lunch Show

Elise Niu from Functional HIIT NZ in Kapiti joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Elise shares her love for health and fitness, how she adapted her business that it thrived during Level 4 while balancing a bubble with her husband and 4 children and what Level 2 looks like for her Gym with restrictions. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to the Chair of Paraparaumu Community Board, Kathy Spiers on Level 2 and coming back to "normality", including upcoming meetings about buses, Social Isolation, Road Safety Improvements on Raumati Beach

Jake Moeke, Owner of Dosed Coffee on The Business Lunch Show

Jake Moeke, Owner/Operator of Dosed Coffee on Kapiti Road joins Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Jake shares his story from Pukerua Bay working at BP Paekakariki to working in management & a stint overseas that eventually lead him back home to the Coast and learning what he wanted to do next. The local products that he uses and how he is always thinking differently to improve his business and the industry. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Brad McAneney, Harbour City Funeral Homes on The Business Lunch Show

Brad McAneney, Funeral Director from Harbour City Funeral Homes joins Beach FM 106's Business Lunch Show with Damian Collins. Brad shares the story of Harbour City & what lead him into the career he has loved for the last 19 years. How they have had to change their operations since Covid-19 has come into our lives and the way they are using technology to help those families that can't be together. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Guru - Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka "Guru" about Air Chathams return to Kapiti Airport, with the importance of air traffic control and the Kapiti Gateway Project

25 Seasons of the Hurricanes - James Blackwell - Lock, Hurricanes #231

Damian Collins celebrates 25 seasons of the Hurricanes with Lock, Hurricanes #231 - James Blackwell on Beach FM106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturday 16th May 2020. James shares what being a Hurricanes means to him, the grind of making the team after being called in once or twice and what he has learned from the culture and traditions that the Hurricanes have. Each week Damian will talk to a former and current Hurricanes as we celebrate 25 seasons of Super Rugby. Week One Props - Tyrel Lomax, Bull Allen #2 & First Captain. Week Two Hookers - Asafo Aumua #247, Norm Hewitt #15 Week Three Locks - James Blackwell #231, Jeremy Thrush #145 Week Four Loosies - ???, Rodney So'oialo #86 & Thomas Waldrom #113 The Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

25 Seasons of the Hurricanes - Jeremy Thrush - Locks, Hurricanes #145

Damian Collins celebrates 25 seasons of the Hurricanes with Lock, Hurricanes #145 - Jeremy Thrush on Beach FM106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturday 16th May 2020. Thrushy shares growing up watching the Hurricanes and the early memories of making the team, how much his Hurricanes legacy means to him and how he would like to be remembered and he shares the story of making the All Blacks and The Lions winning the Ranfurly Shield. Each week Damian will talk to a former and current Hurricanes as we celebrate 25 seasons of Super Rugby. Week One Props - Tyrel Lomax, Bull Allen - #2 & First Captain. Week Two Hookers - Asafo Aumua #247, Norm Hewitt #15 Week Three Locks - James Blackwell #231, Jeremy Thrush #145 Week Four Loosies - ???, Rodney So'oialo #86 & Thomas Waldrom #113 The Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

Chris Craddock - The Rat Bags Racing Show

Chris Craddock from The Rat Bags Racing Show returns this week with your updates on Racing in New Zealand and Overseas. New Zealand's longest running radio racing show, Each Saturday at 9:10am on Beach FM 106.3's The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins.

Matt Walsh - NZ Breakers CEO

Matt Walsh, NZ Breakers CEO joins Beach FM 106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Matt shares his love of New Zealand, the positive from the frustrating season, how they changed the game opening a pathway for younger talent to follow last years signing of RJ Hampton and his thoughts on the New Zealand system. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 in Kapiti & Horowhenua or listen live on www.beachfm.co.nz

Blake Weston - Weston Design

Blake Weston of Weston Design joins Beach FM 106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Blake shares how he combined his love of Graphic Design with his Love of Sport and the teams that he currently works with, How he always never did graphics and how he thanks a teacher for changing his mind and what he has been up to during lockdown to change up his business. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 in Kapiti & Horowhenua or listen live on www.beachfm.co.nz

Carrell Knight - Kapiti Bowls Centre

Carrell Knight from the Kapiti Bowls Centre returns this week with your updates for Bowls around the region. The Bohanna Motors Bowls Report, Each Saturday at 8:10am on Beach FM 106.3's The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins.

Elise Niu - Functional HIIT NZ Kapiti

Elise Niu from Functional HIIT NZ in Kapiti returns to The Kick Off Sports Breakfast with Damian Collins Elise and Damian started doing little exercises during the show the first week of lockdown and have continued to keep people moving on their Saturday mornings this morning. The Kick Off Break Show with Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3 Kapiti and Horowhenua or Listen Live at www.beachfm.co.nz

Cameron Prouting - Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union

Cameron Prouting from HK Rugby Union returns with updates on all things rugby. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, each Saturday 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 in Kapiti and Horowhenua or Listen Live on www.beachfm.co.nz

Grayson Rowse - Kapiti Coast Hockey Club

Grayson Rowse from Kapiti Coast Hockey Club joins Beach FM 106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins. Grayson joins the show for the first time and shares how much he loves the club, how they are preparing for the season, where you can find them and how you can get involved. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 in Kapiti & Horowhenua and Listen Live anywhere on www.beachfm.co.nz

Andrew "Elmo" Elms - Kapiti Coast United Football Club

Damian Collins has Andrew "Elmo" Elms, the Chairperson of Kapiti Coast United Football Club on The Kick-Off Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3. Elmo updates us on what is happening next for football in the region, how numbers are looking for the season and things we need to know for Level 2. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Jacinda Thorn, Chair of Kapiti Chamber of Commerce on The Business Lunch Show

Jacinda Thorn, Chair of the Kapiti Chamber of Commerce returns to Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. We catch up with Jacinda and see how the last few week have been treating her, how businesses are utilising the Kapiti Chamber of Commerce and what to watch out for coming up. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Dave Morgan, General Manager of LINK on The Business Lunch Show

Ever wanted to buy your own job? Thinking of selling your business? Looking for all round advice for your business? Dave Morgan the General Manager of LINK joins Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Dave explains who LINK is and how the range of advice they can provide during this time. his advice for those unsure and the concerns that businesses have shared and his thoughts on how we will come out the other side better off. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Duane Emeny, CEO of Air Chathams

Nigel Hopkins with the breaking interview of Air Chathams return to service from Kapiti to Auckland return

Lakesh Kumar, Global Shoes Coastlands on The Business Lunch Show

Lakesh Kumar from Global Shoes Coastlands joins Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Lakesh shares his love for Kapiti Coast, how his business has adapted & kept up with the industry over the last 15 years & how does the new normal look like for retail. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Helge Ritthammer, Signcraft Kapiti on The Business Lunch Show

Helge Ritthammer from Signcraft Kapiti in Waikanae joins Damian Collins on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Helge shares how his experience in design lead him to purchasing Signcraft Kapiti in 2012, how he is continuously investing in his company to keep at the forefront of his forever developing industry & what his business does that makes Signcraft different than the others. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Craig Andrews, General Manager of Southward Car Museum on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins talks with Craig Andrews, General Manager of Southward Car Museum on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Craig shares the story of Southward Car Museum, how they have changed to keep up with the times & that they are more than just a car museum, they cater for such a range of events. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Coral McLean from I Love Labels on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins talks with Coral McLean, Owner/Operator of I Love Labels in Raumati on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Coral shares her story from studying retail and working in some of the biggest fashion stores and how it brought her to setting up in Raumati, how she has adjusted her business and what it will take for retail to survive. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Trudi Szytkiel from Harcourts Paraparaumu on The Business Lunch Show

What is the confidence of the Real Estate Industry? What growth could we see in the Region as a result of COVID-19? Damian Collins talks with Trudi Szytkiel from Harcourts Paraparaumu on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear how Trudi made the step from administration to consultant, what she loves about the job and the good that they do in the community and explains the changes she has seen on the coast and could we see another boom due to the current climate. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Allan Thomson, Classic Apparel & Print Levin on The Business Lunch Show

Why send your apparel order overseas when you get can get it done just down the road? Damian Collins talks with Allan Thomson, Owner/Operator of Classic Apparel & Print Levin on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear from 40 years in the industry, how they have adapted with the times and how their product isn't being made overseas but one of the few being made in Aotearoa. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Karen McMillan, Author

John Hayes talks to Author, Karen McMillan who has written a childrens book, Alphabet Resort

Marilyn Stevens, Deputy Chair, Otaki Community Board

John Hayes talks to the Deputy Chair of The Otaki Community Board, Marilyn Stevens about The Otaki Community Network and whats happening in "these lockdown days" and things that can help us during lockdown, especially with young

Kathyn Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board on Roadworks on Main Road South and getting playgrounds ready for Level 2!

Teresa Ngobi - Labour Party Candidate for Otaki

Nigel Hopkins talks to the Labour Party Candidate for the Otaki seat in the upcoming General Election

Daniel Montgomery, Rutherford & Bond Toyota Kapiti on The Business Lunch Show

What principles have made Rutherford & Bond the brand it is today? How have they adjusted with the times and how is the confidence in the industry as we move through levels of COVID-19. Damian Collins talks with Daniel Montgomery, Team Leader of Rutherford & Bond Toyota Kapiti on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Monty tells us how he has been promoted through the company since the early days on the tools, What changes he HAS seen in the industry over the last decade and what Rutherford & Bond have put in place to keep their customers safe and business moving forward. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti Mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka. "Guru" about Shovel-ready projects, Kapiti Community Centre, Island Gateway Building Project,

Willy Palmer - Kapiti Coast Softball Club

Willy Palmer from the Kapiti Coast Softball Club returns to talk the KCSC's end of season awards, what players to watch out for in the future and how the club performed during the 2019/2020 season. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, each Saturday 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3

Marten Kooij - Horowhenua Kapiti Football Referees

Marten Kooij from Horowhenua Kapiti Football Referees returns to update us on what Level 2 Football looks like, when will the season most likely start under Level 2 and what rule changes to watch out for this year. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, each Saturday 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or listen live anywhere on www.beachfm.co.nz

Cameron Prouting - Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union

Cameron Prouting returns with updates on what Rugby will look like under level 2, what does Sport New Zealand funding mean for clubs? and what former Hurricanes lock he would like to see us talking to next week. The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins, each Saturday 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3

Carrell Knight - Kapiti Bowls Centre

Carrell Knight from the Kapiti Bowls Centre returns this week with your updates for Bowls around the region. The Bohanna Motors Bowls Report, Each Saturday at 8:10am on Beach FM 106.3's The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins.

Liam Collins - The Summer Series, Competition Director

How did the Summer Series come about and how has it grown? How did the Kapiti Basketball players make an impact this year? How much work goes into creating a 2K tournament? Damian Collins talks to Liam Collins, the Competition Director of the Summer Series Basketball Competition. Liam explains what the tournament is and that it is helping all teams and not just the best ones. His hightlight of the season being one made by the Kapiti team and what would they change if anything? The Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

Chris Craddock - The RatBags Racing Show

Chris Craddock from The Rat Bags Racing Show returns this week with your updates on Racing in New Zealand and Overseas. New Zealand's longest running radio racing show, Each Saturday at 9:10am on Beach FM 106.3's The Kick Off Breakfast Show with Damian Collins.

Tony Giles - Softball New Zealand CEO

Could we still see a Club Nationals to finish the season? What does the future look like for upcoming Softball World Championships? What does the introduction of the U23 World Championships mean for New Zealand's development? Damian Collins talks to Tony Giles, CEO of Softball New Zealand on Beach FM 106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show. Tony gives us an update on the various changes to upcoming World Championships due to Covid-19, the thoughts and processes of having the right people in the right jobs, was was the positives taken away from the Under 18 World Champs in Palmerston North eariler this year? The Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

Fran Scholey - Central Netball Zone CEO

How is Netball looking for numbers for the region? What could a ANZ Premiership look like for 2020? How are they keeping the community engaged? Damian Collins talks to Fran Scholey, CEO of Netball Central Zone on Beach FM 106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show. Fran talks what Netball might look like under Level 2, what could be the cause in numbers to grow for the season and what does a premiership look like and when could it get started? The Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

Rodger Thompson - Sport Wellington General Manager

Who are Sport Wellington and what is their goal? What does Sport under level 2 look like? and what do you need to know about the Sport New Zealand's funding to support Sports? Damian Collins talks to Rodger Thompson, General Manager of Sport Wellington on Beach FM 106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show. Rodger tells us all about Sport Wellington and how they help all sporting bodies. How their is a way you can help your club or association with funding from sport NZ and he lets us know how the sporting community is really feeling during this time. The Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

25 Seasons of the Hurricanes - Asafo Aumua - Hooker, Hurricanes #247

What's it like learning from the guy that changed the way a hooker plays the game? How did he find out he had been named in the All Blacks? How does a 22 year professional athlete keep motivated during lockdown? Damian Collins celebrates 25 seasons of the Hurricanes with Hooker, Hurricanes #247 - Asafo Aumua on Beach FM106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturday 9th May 2020. Asafo catches up with Damian and shares the story of how he found out he was named in the All Blacks, how much he has learned from the one and only Dane Coles and if he is a 2K or Fortnite player. Each week Damian will talk to a former and current Hurricanes as we celebrate 25 seasons of Hurricanes Super Rugby. Week One Props - Tyrel Lomax, Bull Allen - #2 & First Captain. Week Two Hookers - Asafo Aumua #247, Norm Hewitt #15 Week Three Locks - James Blackwell #231, ??? The Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

25 Seasons of the Hurricanes - Norm Hewitt - Hooker, Hurricanes #15

What was the feeling & buzz at the birth of Super Rugby? How do you learn to set the benchmark and when you are the first of your kind? What was the defining moment that turn around the season that created "Blood, Sweat & 14 Years". What can you do to help yourself during these strange times. Damian Collins celebrates 25 seasons of the Hurricanes with Hooker, Hurricanes #15 - Norm Hewitt on Beach FM106.3's Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturday 9th May 2020. Norm gets honest and reflects on his career, the start of super rugby, the 2000 NPC winning Lions and his advice for everyone feeling a bit lost at the moment. Each week Damian will talk to a former and current Hurricanes as we celebrate 25 seasons of Super Rugby. Week One Props - Tyrel Lomax, Bull Allen - #2 & First Captain. Week Two Hookers - Asafo Aumua #247, Norm Hewitt #15 Week Three Locks - James Blackwell #231, ??? The Kick Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays from 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or live online www.beachfm.co.nz

Eddie Winkel, Double Winkel Real Estate on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins talks to Eddie Winkel from Double Winkel Real Estate on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Eddie returns to the show and gives us an update on the Real Estate industry during the current climate, the confidence around the region and what we should know about Level 2. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Nic Charmers, Levin & Horowhenua Veterinary Centre on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins talks to Nic Charmers from the Levin & Horowhenua Veterinary Centre on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear how the vets have been an essential service during Covid-19, Is us being at home everyday good for our pets and how will they be affected when we all go back to work properly. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board on Shopping locally, businesses needing to become more tech Savvy, Pharmaceuticals and how we may have "dodged a bullet" with Covid 19

John O'Sullivan, Founder of Summerset Retirement Villages on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has John O'Sullivan, Founder of Summerset Retirement Villages on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Listen to the 2015 Electra Business and Innovation Awards, Hall of Fame Laureate recipient and how Summerset came to be, the principals that have been the key to his success, what keeps him busy since the sale of Summerset and what he thinks the industry that will thrive post Covid-19. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Jo & Grant Symons, Flooring Xtra Kapiti on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins talks to Jo & Grant Symons from Flooring Xtra in Kapiti on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear from the Husband & Wife team started in the industry, the early learning's they had starting their business, how the industry has changed over the last 10 years and things to think of in your home. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes with Penny Gaylor, the Kapiti representative on the Greater Wellington Regional Council, talking about the Draft Annual Plan and Submissions, Proposed Budget ands dealings with Central Government

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

Recovery Plan, Council meetings, and what's coming next with regard to Covid 19, including Spending and planning

Glen Olsen, Deputy Chair of KEDA on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Glen Olsen, Deputy Chair of KEDA on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear about Glen's background in Sustainability, Product Management and Information Technology, how the confidence is in the region during this time, updates on the Business Support Network and how else KEDA has been working on. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Matthew Johnston, Fly By Wire & Coffee @ Ians on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Matthew Johnston from Fly By Wire & Coffee @ Ians on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear from Matty J all the way from Pukerua Bay whose family have run the site at the bottom of Paekakariki Hill Road for the last 28 years, how he gave up managing hundreds to managing just himself & fellow a passion to bring Fly By Wire back to the Coast, his thoughts his industry and how it will survive through Covid-19 and how Coffee @ Ians is back & ready to go. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a review from Ralph McAlister of the book, "Knife Edge" by Simon Mayo

Janet Holborow, Deputy Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Janet Holborow, Kapiti Districtwide Councillor and Kapiti Deputy Mayor about life in Level 3, including work from the Potty Potters, work from the Housing Trust and local emergency response unit

Matu Booth, Manager of Nga Manu Nature Reserve

Nigel Hopkins talks to Matu Booth, the Manager of Nga Manu Nature Reserve, Waikanae about how this jewel on the Coast and all animals, have been handling lockdown

Pattrick Smellie from Business Desk on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins talks to Pattrick Smellie, Chief Executive of Business Desk on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear from one of New Zealand's leading Business Journalists and a brief look at his impressive career, his thoughts on the government changing their mind on the small business loan scheme, his view on the overall business landscape & how airlines shutting down could affect business regionally. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Paula from Paulas Home & Living on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins talks Home & Living with Paula from Paulas Home & Living on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear how Paula gave up the rat race to open a business she knew nothing about but grew to love, how they got through the first couple of years of business during the GFC, the principals to her success and how buying from her store is supporting so many New Zealanders that make her products. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Amy Webster from Wakefields Lawyers on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Amy Webster, Employment Lawyer from Wakefields Lawyers on Beach FM 106.3 Business Lunch Show. Amy talks the things you need know in Employment Law, the changes with different governments, how she keeps up with the legislation of the current schemes and the concerns around the region during covid-19. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Brent Mulholland from ELE Group on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins catches up with previous guest Brent Mulholland, Director of ELE Group on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Brent tells us how the first week of Level 3 went for his company and his clients, what are the confidence levels out there, thinking differently with transferable skills and how it is important to stay driven & talking during this time. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Carmel Wagg - Netball Kapiti Center

Damian Collins has Carmel Wagg from The Netball Kapiti Center on The Kick-Off Sports Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3. Find out how Netball was tracking in the region before Covid-19, what their 2020 season is looking like and how much Carmel loves being part of the sport called Netball. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Carrell Knight - Kapiti Bowls Centre

Damian Collins catches up with show regular Carrell Knight from The Kapiti Bowls Centre on The Kick-Off Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3. Hear how Carrell has been during Covid-19, how the bowls community are keeping in touch and what this means to the AGMs coming up and what Level 2 looks like for the them. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Andrew "Elmo" Elms - Chair of Kapiti Coast United Football Club

Damian Collins has Andrew "Elmo" Elms, the Chairperson of Kapiti Coast United Football Club on The Kick-Off Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3. Hear how they club was tracking before Covid-19, what the 2020 season may look like and we find out why Elmo loves his club so much. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Chris Craddock - The Ratbags Racing Show

Damian Collins has Chris Craddock from The Ratbags Racing Show on The Kick-Off Breakfast Show on Beach 106.3. Hear how Chris has been keeping, the update on the horses that he was looking after and the offspring of one of them and when racing will be back in New Zealand and it is not far away. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Matt Gibbs - Horowhenua Kapiti Cricket Association

Damian Collins catches up with Matt Gibbs from Horowhenua Kapiti Cricket Association on The Kick-Off Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3. Matt recaps the 2019/2020 season, who were the winners after the season was cut short and how did they work it out, what will they be doing with prizegivings and what did he enjoy the most during the season. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Cameron Prouting - Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union

Damian Collins catches up with show regular Cameron Prouting from Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union onThe Kick-Off Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3. Hear what Level 2 looks like for rugby, how much he is enjoying being in front of the camera showing off his skills and Cam lets us know who is favoutire Hurricanes are from the last 25 seasons. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Tyrel Lomax - Hurricanes Prop & All Blacks #1180

Damian Collins has Tyrel Lomax, Hurricanes Prop & All Blacks #1180 on The Kick-Off Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3. Hear all about this 24 year olds story, how he made the hard decision between Rugby and Rugby League while young, how Steve Hansen helped him choosing New Zealand over Australia and how his journey has lead him home in the Hurricanes region. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Brendan McGurk - NZ American Football Federation

Damian Collins has Brendan McGurk from The New Zealand American Football Federation on The Kick-Off Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3. Brendan let's us know who they are and what they do, how they are keeping the community engaged, how you can enter their Madden Tournament and we talk the NFL off-season Draft, Trades and Free Agency. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Jarrad Martin - Junior Black Sox Head Coach

Damian Collins has brand new Softball New Zealand's Junior Black Sox Coach Jarrad Martin on The Kick-Off Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3. Hear how Jarrad is doing just a couple of days after landing the new role as Head Coach of the Junior Black Sox after 4 campaigns as the Assistant Coach, his thoughts on the World Championships in Palmerston North in March and a part from winning it all what he would like to achieve as the new head coach.. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Justin Nelson - General Manager of Basketball New Zealand

Damian Collins has Basketball New Zealand General Manager Justin Nelson on The Kick-Off Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3. Justin gives an update on the potential competition that could be the 2020 season, how he has been keeping during Covid-19 and his history and love of motorsport. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

25 Seasons of the Hurricanes - Bull Allen - 1st Captain, Hurricanes #2

Damian Collins celebrates 25 Seasons of the Hurricanes Super Rugby with their very first captain Mark "Bull" Allen on The Kick-Off Breakfast Show on Beach FM 106.3. Hear how Bull has been keeping these days, Bull talks about the early days of Professional Rugby, the first time getting together as a team, how a back injury cut his career short and how Martin Crowe got him involved with commentating College Rugby. The Kick-Off Breakfast Show, Saturdays 7am to 10am on Beach FM 106.3 or online at www.beachfm.co.nz

Jacinda Thorn, Chair of Kapiti Chamber of Commerce on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Jacinda Thorn, Chair of Kapiti Chamber of Commerce on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. We get to know Jacinda more with her story in Broadcasting and Public Relations, her first steps into being a business owner and how those networks lead her to the Kapiti Chamber of Commerce. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Darren Shilling, Owner/Operator of SIL on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Darren Shilling, Owner/Operator of SIL (Stealth Installation Ltd) on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Darren talks joining the family business, his love of technology and how he keeps up with his forever changing world and how he made things work for his clients when they needed to change their world and work from home. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Owen Woodman from Auto Super Shoppe Waikanae on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Owen Woodman from Auto Super Shoppe Waikanae (Woodman Automotive) on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear from over 55 years experience in the automotive industry, what were the biggest changes in that time, the most common thing overlooked when owning a car, his amazing history with MTA and what to do before bringing in your car to get worked on. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Louise Duncan of Louise Duncan Hair Design on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Louise Duncan, Owner/Operator of Louise Duncan Hair Design on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Louise shares the story of her love of the business and how much she has overcome to be in the position she is today, what things she learned early on having her own business and what tips has she got to look after your hair during this time. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Concil

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, the Kapiti representative on the Greater Wellington Regional Council; about how the Council is working through L3 of Covid

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to the Mayor of Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden about his thoughts of how we have come together, not only in Horowhenua, but as a country through Covid 19

Mark Brosnahan from Brien Electrical on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Mark Brosnahan the Managing Director of Brien Electrical on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear how this trusted name in the Kapiti Coast is still going strong after 30 plus years, The important things to watch out for as we get closer to winter and how the team are managing now in Level 3. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Frankie and Bevan from M & M Master Butchers on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Frankie & Bevan from M & M Master Butchers in Kapiti on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear from experienced butchers who have a love for what they do and the region they do it in, how they have changed with the times and how their sausages aren't your standard but yet award winning. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

James Jefferson, Controller of Kapiti Emergency Operations Centre

John Hayes talks to the Controller of the Kapiti Emergency Operations Centre, James Jefferson

Hollie Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talking to Chair of Paekakariki Community Board Chair, Holly Ewens, who has many positions in Paekakariki for various boards talking about how busy its been in Paekakariki with those boards, their preparation and food deliveries

Rebecca Casey from Strive 2B Fit on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Rebecca Casey, Owner/Operator of Strive 2B Fit on Beach FM 's Business Lunch Show. Find out how this personal trainer gave up the life she knew to become her own boss, how she changed the way she does her personal training during Level 4 and what she has planned for the future knowing what she knows now. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Andrew Quinn from Quinns Contracting on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Andrew Quinn, Owner/Operator of Quinns Contracting on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Find out how this 26 year has owned his own business for 3 years, How his love for trucks and diggers has never wavered and how he is managing safety at the workplace during Level 3. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

James Cootes, Otaki Ward Councillor

What is happening in the Kapiti Business community and work with Elevate, Otaki

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to the Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board about the last Zoom meeting for the community board and funding approved for Kapiti Birthright, Kapiti Womens Centre and business funding, and the Gateway Project

Josh Blackmore Executive of Student Volunteer Army

Nigel catches up again with Josh Blackmore, the Executive of the Student Volunteer Army

Sharleen Giles from Life Pharmacy Coastlands on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Sharleen Giles the Manager of Life Pharmacy Coastlands on as the Tenth guest on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear about Sharleen's 25 years in the industry, how they are have adjusted their business during Covid-19, how awesome her stellar team have been and the silver linings during this time. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Angela Buswell from KCDC on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has KCDC (Kapiti Coast District Council) Councillor Angela Buswell on as the ninth guest of Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear how Angela's background in retail and factory has shaped the way she looks at business, what she has enjoyed about being a District Councillor and their lastest project about Buying Local The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Tim Costley, Otaki Candidate for National Party

John Hayes talks to the new National Candidate for the Otaki seat, Tim Costley

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board about Covid 19, coping with level 4 and going into Alerts Level 3 next week and coming forward to the Community Board for money for organizations

Josh Blackmore, Student Volunteer Army

Nigel Hopkins talks to Josh Blackmore from the Student Volunteer Army

Brent Mulholland from ELE Group on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins talks Employment with Brent Mulholland the Director of ELE Group as the seventh guest on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Brent has many years experience in his field and a very driven mindset. Hear how they have dealt with the extreme in the past and his advice for people about there not knowing what they should do next.

Craig Pope from Pope & Co Mortgages on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins talks Financial with his eighth guest Craig Pope from Pope & Co Mortgages on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear from over 20 years experience in the financial industry as Craig talks KiwiSaver, Confidence in the Market and how Covid-19 has changed mortgages. The Business Lunch Show is supporting Local Business with experts giving advice, updates on important information for businesses and having local businesses share their stories and how we can find them. If you would like to be a guest on The Business Lunch Show and tell us your story hit that message button or contact Damian by email to damian@beachfm.co.nz This show is proudly brought to you by PlaceMakers Kapiti & Horowhenua - Together We Are Rebuilding New Zealand.

Kiri Shaw - NZ Junior White Sox Coach

Damian Collins caught up with NZ Junior White Sox coach Kiri Shaw eariler this month on Beach FM 106.3's Saturday Sports Show. Kiri talks her love for Softball, how excited she was to get the appointment how the women's game is in the USA, how the postponement of the Junior World Championships has changed her planning and how she is keeping teenage women motivated during Level 4 lock down. Photo is 3 Generations of Shaw to represent New Zealand (From Left to Right) Kiri Shaw, Denva Shaw-Tait & Naomi Shaw.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Coundil

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, ,Kapiti rep on Greater Wellington Regional Council with the an update of the transport services and return of normal timetable for essential appointments

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to the Mayor of Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden talking ANZAC day, the Annual Plan and economic recovery in the Horowhenua

Eddie Winkel, Double Winkel Real Estate on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins talks Real Estate with Eddie Winkel the Principal Owner and Director of Double Winkel Real Estate Paraparaumu & Tawa as the sixth guest of Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Hear from over 40 years experience in the real estate industry, how the market was trending pre-covid 19 and how business could look like through level 3 and 2.

Liz Koh, Chair of KEDA on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Liz Koh the Chair of KEDA (Kapiti Economic Development Agency) on as the 5th guest on Beach FM 106.3's Business Lunch Show. Liz talks about the launch of their "Business Support Network", which industries are covered and how important it is to ask for help and use the knowledge that is on offer.

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a review from Ralph McAlisters new book, "Into The Fire"

Simon Bridges, National Party leader

Nigel Hopkins talks to National Party leader and also the Chairman of the Epidemic Response Committee for Economy, Trade & Workplace, Simon Bridges.

Daniel & Kelly Gordon from HMC Kapiti & Horowhenua on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins gets to know husband and wife team of Daniel & Kelly Gordon from HMC Kapiti & Horowhenua as the fourth guests on Beach FM's Business Lunch Show. Hear how they started out, how they have weathered the storm before, how level 4 has been at home with 6 kids and how they will adjust to the times once again.

Corban Halcrow from Kapiti Coffee Roasters on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins catches up with Kapiti Coffee Roasters owner Corban Halcrow as the third guest on Beach FM's Business Luinch Show. Corban shares his story from travelling young, experiencing coffee all over the planet and how his Kapiti operation is changing the game with a very scientific approach to his absolute passion.

Samson Samasoni from Umbrella Multimedia on The Business Lunch Show.

Setting up a TV platform in this current environment sounds challenging but thats exactly what Paraparaumu-based Umbrella Multimedia have done. Damian Collins talks to Samson Samasoni from Umbrella Multimedia on The Business Lunch Show as the second guest. Samson fills us in what Umbrella Multimedia and how did they get started, what the connection is to Beach FM and lets us know what Oriana TV is and where they want to take it.

Ben Playford from Ben's Buns on The Business Lunch Show

Damian Collins has Ben Playford on the first show of Beach FM's Business Lunch as the very first guest. Ben tells us his story about how he became a baker, how he brought the bakery 5 years ago and what he has been up to during Level 4 Lockdown.

Wendy Huston, CEO of Kapiti Retirement Trust

John Hayes talk trust and the age-care s to Wendy Huston, the CEO of the Kapiti Retirement Trust about the massive change in times and challenges in retirement and age-care industry

Chris Papps, Chair Otaki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board about the economic dimension we are going through with Covid-19 in Otaki and the businesses community

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board about what has been happening with the Community Boards Zoom meetings, including Grants applied for and accepted, and the petition to support the continuation of the Paraparaumu airport flight information service

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapityi mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka. "Guru" about the decision to be made from Central government, as to whether/when we move up to Alert Level 3 for Covid-19

Duane Mutu - Co-Founder of NZ E-Sports Federation

Damian Collins branched out this week with something new and wasn't let down by having NZ E-Sports Federation Co-Founder Duane Mutu on the show. Duane breaks down who they are and what they do, the crazy numbers of their community, what kind of money is made and what it means to them now they are recognized as a Sporting Body by the NZ Government.

Tom Walsh - Olympian Shot Putter & Commonwealth Games Gold Medalist

Damian Collins caught up with Olympian Shot Putter, current World Indoor Champion and 2018 Commonwealth Games Gold Medalist Tom Walsh to see where he was at with his road to Tokyo when the Olympics were postpone, how his home gym came to be and how his dog Ripper will find life once Tom is back on the road. Photo Credit: Alisha Lovrich - www.alishalovrich.com/new-home

Roman Gabriel - NZ White Sox Coach

Damian Collins has newish NZ White Sox Softball Coach Roman Gabriel on this show this week as they talked about Romans history in the game, debuting for the Black Sox in 1995 and finally winning a World Championship in 2004. Being assistant in his few spell with the White Sox in 2006 & 2010 and he give\s his thoughts on the current state of the game and what he would like to achieve in the role. Photo (Left to Right): Donny Hale, Roman Gabriel, Lunn-hing Matai & Melisa Tupuivao

Scott Waldrom - The Rugby Toolbox Podcast

Damian Collins catches up with adopted big brother, All Black 1085, former Hurricane & former All Blacks Sevens Coach Scott Waldrom about his latest project with The Rugby Toolbox Podcast, how he is keeping busy during Covid-19, who he would not like to be in lock-down with and what former team-mate would likely join tik-tok. Photo Credit: Taken by Stephen Donald after All Blacks vs Munster, Limerick, Ireland 2008.

Damien Ekenasio - Central Zone Basketball Trust General Manager

Damian Collins has multi-time NBL Champion during a 16 year NBL career mostly with the Wellington Saints and now General Manager of Capital Zone Basketball Trust Damien Ekenasio on the show as they talked about Damien's new project with youth development, how his buddle is managing through Level 4 and what he is looking forward to the most with the release of Michael Jordans - The Last Dance. Photo Credit: Andrew Turner - https://www.atphoto.co

Cory Jane - Hurricanes Defensive Coach & Centurion

Damian Collins catches up with World Cup Winning All Black 1080, Veteran of 123 games for the Hurricanes and now their Defensive Coach about how life is treating him at home during lock-down, how he has taken to the new coaching career, who he wouldn't mind being stuck in lock down with and why he doesn't need to step up to the trick shot challenge. Photo Credit: David Brownlie Photos - https://photos.brownlie.kiwi.nz

James Westbury, Chair Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board about Covid 19 and especially with his busy pharmacy, Westbury Pharmacy

Chris & Karen WIlliams, UK residents

Nigel Hopkins talks to residents in the United Kingdown, Chris & Karen WIlliams about Covid 19 in the UK

Jacinda Thorn, Chair of Kapiti Chamber of Commerce

John Hayes talks to Chair of Kapiti Chamber of Commerce Chair, Jacinda Thorne about help for businesses from the Chamber and central government.

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, Kapiti rep on Greater Wellington Regional COuncil about how the Council is working in lockdown, meetings online ad more

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talking to Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua mayor on the work being put in from the Council and staff and the annual plan

Brad Shields - Ex-Hurricane Captain & England International

Damian catches up with ex-Hurricanes Captain and now England International Brad Shields and talks about how life has changed on his Overseas Experience, being so far away from home during this crazy time and how it felt facing his mates when he took on the All Blacks at Twickenham.

Ralph McAlister, Book & Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a book review from Ralph McAlister,. This week, a book by John Boyne, "The Mutiny On The Bounty"

Holly Ewens, Chair Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to the Chair of Paekakariki Community Board, Holly Ewens about paekakariki.nz and how its helping with lockdown in Paekakariki and the latest publications on the website

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka "Guru" with an update on how Kapiti is going with Covid 19 lockdown

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers of the Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board about grants given to Kapiti Age Concern and Kapiti Primary School, also an update on the annual plan. Also the Kapiti Health Advisory Group, (KHAG), in which Kathy is also Chair of

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative from Greater Wellington Regional Council with the week's happenings with the Greater Wellington Regional Council during the Covid-19 lockdown, including transport

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to the Mayor of Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden, with the latest in Horowhenua during Covid 19 lockdown

Christine Papps, Chair Otaki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Otaki Community Board Chair, Chris Papps in isolation and the latest with the Otaki community board in lockdown, with Chris checking up with people making sure they are doing OK

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talking with Kathy Spiers, Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board while both are in isolation with the latest with Covid, including the Kapiti Foodbank and more

Jerry Bardon, President of Kapiti Coastguard

Nigel Hopkins talks to Jerry Bardon, the President of Kapiti Coastguard on how they are handling and going to handle the lockdown with the Kapiti Coastguard

Sarah Sundgren - Waikanae Volunteer Chief Fire Officer

Nigel Hopkins talks to the Chief Fire Officer of the Waikanae Volunteer Fire Brigade, Sarah Sundgren who

Martin Halliday - KCDC, Paraparaumu Ward Councillor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti Coast District Paraparaumu Ward Councillor, Martin Halliday on the local response to Covid 19

K. Gurunathan - Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti mayor, K.Gurunathan, aka "Guru" about how life is in "lockdown" with the positives coming from this, including the digital and essential services, Council services available and more

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti Rep on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes broadcasting from home, talks to the Kapiti representative on the Greater Wellington Regional Council, Penny Gaylor, talking about how the Greater Wellington Regional Council is operating during the lockdown.

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes, broadcasting from home, talks to Bernie Wanden, mayor of Horowhenua talking about how things have gone after a week of lockdown for Covid 19, and the Annual Plan, Civil Defence and volunteers and problems with waste being disposed of

Ralph McAllister, Book & Show Reviewer

John Hayes talks to Ralph McAllister, Book & Show Reviewer and gets a review on Hilary Mantells book, "The Mirror & The Light"

Holly Ewens, Chair Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to the Chair of paekakariki Community Board, Holly Ewens about Problems with Wet Wipes, Social Media and the commited Covid page on paekakariki.nz and supporting local musicians

Helene Judge, Organiser, Kapiti Run For Youth, 2020

Nigel Hopkins talks to Helene Judge, organizer of the Kapiti Run For Youth, 2020, now gone virtual!

Ros Alsford, General Manager, Central Region, SPCA New Zealand

Nigel Hopkins talks to the General Manager of the Central Region for SPCA New Zealand on how Wellington reacted towards adopting pets leading up to lockdown and also reminding that SPCA are an essential service

Wendy Huston, CEO Kapiti Retirement Trust

Nigel Hopkins talks to Wendy Huston, CEO of Kapiti Retirement Trust and how they are dealing with lockdown

Lucy Tahere, Manager of Otaki Foodbank

Nigel Hopkins talks to Lucy Tahere, Manager of Otaki Foodbank on how they are helping and dealing with Level 4 Lockdown in Otaki

Corey Kennett, Chief Exebutive Officer of Horowhenua/Kapiti Rugby

Nigel Hopkins talks to the CEO of Horowhenua/Kapiti Rugby about the cancellation of Heartland Championship and all Provincial rugby

Kerry Lovell, Kapiti Food Bank Co-ordinator

Nigel Hopkins talks to Kerry Lovell from the Kapiti Food Bank on how they are going with Isolation, and that they are still open

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to mayor of Kapiti, K.Gurunathan, a.k.a "Guru" while we are in isolation. Touching on the health of volunteers, business of the Council, Welfare team of the KCDC, and closure of the playgrounds

Jonty Mills, CEO Water Safety NZ

Nigel Hopkins talks to Jonty Mills, the CEO of Water Safety NZ.

Janet Holborow, Deputy Mayor Kapiti Coast and Paekakariki Ward Councillor

Nigel Hopkins talks to Deputy Mayor of Kapiti Coast District Council, Janet Holborow in Isolation down in Paekakariki. telling us to keep it safe!

Rob McCann, KCDC Districtwide Councillor

John Hayes talks to KCDC Districtwide Councillor Rob McCann discussing The Housing portfolio and how Covid 19 is affecting Housing

K.Gurunathan, Mayor of Kapiti

John Hayes talks to mayor Gurunathan, "Guru" who gives an update with the local situation of dealing with Covid 19

Peter Edwards, Shoreline Cinema Reviewer

John Hayes gets a review of the movie, 'All At Sea' by reviewer, Peter Edwards

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John talks to Chair of Waikanae Community Board, James Westbury, whose in self-isolation!

Jacinda Thorne, Chair of Kapiti Chamber of Commerce

John Hayes talks to Jacinda Thorne, Chair of Kapiti Chamber of Commerce, about the evolving Coronavirus pandemic, effects on businesses and getting through it

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to the Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council about what the Regional Council are doing to help us get through Coronavirus

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to Bernie Wanden, mayor of Horowhenua about how the Council and Horowhenua are coping with Covid-19, the Annual Plan and Donnelly and Kowhai Parks

Ralph McAlister, Book & Show Reviewer

John Hayes talks to Ralph McAlister, who gives a review on the book, "American Dirt"

Hollie Ewens, Chair Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to the Chair of the Paekakariki Community Board, Hollie Ewens about the effect Coronavirus is having on Paekakariki, with entertainment and events. But Mulled Wine Concert is still on!

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to the Chair of the Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board, Kathy Spiers about a potential pop-up shop in Raumati for the Community Board and Ministry Of Health

Kerry Lovell, Co-ordinator Kapiti Community Foodbank

John Hayes talks to Kerry Lovell, the co-ordinator for the Kapiti Community Foodbank post the big Coronavirus announcement on the weekend

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Mayor K.Gurunathan, (Guru), about Coronavirus, with the effect its having on the community and on the Councils work for the community

Aleni Feagaiga, Event Co-ordinator, Pasifika Celebration Day, 2020

John Hayes talks to the Event Co-Ordinator for the Pasifika Celebration Day

Gail Hall, Shoreline Movie Reviewer

John Hayes gets a review from Gail Hall of the movie, Military Wives, now showing at Shoreline Cinema in Waikanae

Renee Corlett, WREMO

John Hayes talks to Renee Corlett from the Wellington Region Emergency Management Office, (WREMO), about an emergency drill taking place on Saturday, 14th March to help be prepared!

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellingtno Regional Council

John Hayes talks to the Kapiti representative on the Greater Wellington Regional Council, Penny Gaylor about scholarships she is putting forward to local colleges and the environment, and the Greater Wellington Regional Council visits and the Tukutai Climate Change Summit that happened last weekend in Otaki

Bernie Wanden, Mayor of Horowhenua

John Hayes talks to the Mayor of Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden about Water Restrictions being lifted in Foxton, the need for rain, Parks Week, Horowhenua NZ Trust, Coronavirus, Activities and events on in the Horowhenua including the Pasifika Festival

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to James Westbury, Chair of the Waikanae Community Board with more on Annual Plan, including prioritizing investments, Waikanae library, "localism" of Waikanae and of course, Coronavirus!

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a Review of the autobiography by Michael Cashman - 'One Of Them'

Holly Ewens, Chair Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board about St Peters Hall being closed for the month , being given a new floor, A Guide To Housing Model on Sunday

John McBeth, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden talks to John McBeth about Sport! Bowls, Rugby, Cricket, Hockey, Olympics and the Coronavirus

Chris Papps, Chair Otaki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Christine Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board about Disabled toilet in the Civic Building, Community Board Grants, and Transport

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board about Flooding and Stormwater, Otarawa Park and spending money!

Grant Nisbett, Sports Broadcaster

Ron Snowden talks Sport with Sports Broadcaster, Grant Nisbett reviewing the Super Rugby games over the weekend, upcoming cricket between The Black Caps and Australia and Israel Adesanya and golf

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Mayor Guru about Sports Bank, the Takutai Climate Change Summit on Sunday, Coastal properties, District Plan, Covit 19

Jan Dykstra, Shoreline Movide Reviewer

Jan Dykstra reviews another great movie now showing at Shoreline CInemas in Waikanae, "Bombshell"

James Westbury, Chair Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chair of Waikanae Community Board about the Annual Plan, including re-establishing the Waikanae library, and other funding for Nga Manu and Waikanae Park and consultation

Moko Morris - KCDC Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator

Tee talks to Moko Morris, the KCDC Sustainable Communities Co-Ordinator about the upcoming Takutai Summit on in Otaki this Sunday

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti Representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to the Kapiti representative on the Greater Wellington Regional Council about Climate Change and the Takutai Summit this weekend

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to Bernie Wanden, Mayor of Horowhebua about the Annual Plan, touching on Values of Land, Building and Transport and Covit19

Gwynn Compton, KCDC Districtwide Councillor

John Hayes talks to KCDC Districtwide Councilor, Gwynn Compton about the Kapiti/Horowhenua commuter rail campaign

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a book review from Ralph McAlister of the book by Anne Griffin, "When All Is Said"

Holly Ewens, Chair Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Board about the upcoming Market Day, Bike library, Kapiti Aeromodellers Club rally and some Indian entertainment tomorrow at St Peters

Grant Nisbett, National Sports Commentator

Ron Snowden talks sport with Sky Sports Commentator, Grant Nisbett about bowls, and cricket with the Black Caps/India series and The Plunket Shield, and Rugby with the Hurricanes

Grant Miller, Selwyn District Councillor

John Hayes talks to Selwyn District Councilor, Grant Miller about emergency management, particular focus on emergency health services in a Natural Disaster Emergency

Chris Papps, Chair Otaki Community Board

John Hayes talks to chair of Otaki Community Board, Christine Papps about priorities for the community board, including the Stride & Ride, Disabled toilet in the Civic Building and Finishing the toilets in the pavilion

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Mayor Guru about Hospital and Health in Kapiti

Peter Edwards, Shoreline Movie Reviewer

John Hayes gets a movie review from Peter Edwards about the current movie, "The Current War - Directors Cut" playing at Shoreline Cinema in Waikanae

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to James Westbury about the Annual Plan, rates rises, transport and more

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes gets a review of Greg Hurwitz' latest, 'Orphan X' and talk about Helen Kelly

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers, Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board about the Beach by-law, Community Patrol and infrastructure

Gail Hall, Shoreline Movie Reviewer

John Hayes gets a Shoreline Cinema review of the movie, "The Professor and The Madman from movie reviewer, Gail Hall

Moko Morris, Kapiti Coast District Council, Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator

Tee talks to Moko Morris, the KCDC Sustainable Communities co-ordinator about the great idea of Refill NZ

Sam Pritchard, Deputy Chair Kapiti Chamber of Commerce

John Hayes talks to the Deputy Chair of Kapiti Chamber of Commerce, Sam Pritchard, giving a lead in to the International Womens Day Event coming up 6 March, Kapiti Coast Business Network meeting, Train Service in Otaki and internal review of Kapiti Coast District Council

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, the Kapiti representative on the Greater Wellington Regional Council about transport committee, rail and buses and public participation at meetings

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to mayor of Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden, touching on Shannon Car Club Show, Solway Park, Performing Arts Awards, Water Pipe Renewals, growth and infrastructure, and water rates

Ralph McAlister,Book & Show Reviewer

John Hayes talks to Ralph McAlister and gets a review of the book, "Your House WIll Pay"

Hollie Ewens, Chair Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Hollie Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board about, of course, entertainment in Paekakariki, the recent board meeting and engagement, the closing of Kapitis longest running petrol station, building & infrastructure and the new project for the Surf Club

Marco Zeeman, Chair The Whale Song Charitable Trust

John Hayes talks to Marco Zeeman, the Chair of The Whale Song Charitable Trust. Imagine, you’re standing on the seabed at 20 metres (60 feet) below the surface and looking up at a pod of Humpback Whales ... Whale Song is a life sized work of art devoted to the truly remarkable, and not often seen, Humpback whales which transverse our coast each year. The mission of this public art project is to tell the whales stories and enlighten people about the marine environment and how to look after it.

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to the Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board, Kathy Spiers about Waste Minimisation, the Beach By-law, Kapiti Community Patrol and 2 Grants

K. Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to the Mayor of Kapiti, K.Gurunathan, aka, "Guru". They talk the opening of the New Kapiti Performing Arts Centre, "Te Raukura ki Kapiti", and Transmission Gully

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, the Kapiti rep on Greater Wellington Regional Council about Chair of the Environment committee about meeting of committee with a number of issues

Jan Dykstra, Shoreline Cinema Review

John Hayes talks to Jan Dykstra and gets a review of the movie, "Emma" playing at Shoreline Cinema

Professor John Dunmore, Chair Coastal Ratepayers United

John Hayes talks to Professor John Dunmore, Chair of Coastal ratepayers United with the History of Coastal Ratepayers United and the LIM reports

Moko Morris, Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator from KCDC

Tee has a korero with Moko Morris, Kapiti Coast District Council Sustainable Communities Co-Ordinator about the Takutai Climate Change Summit in Otaki, March 8

Bernie Wanden, Mayor of Horowhenua

John Hayes talks to Bernie Wanden, mayor of Horowhenua about an important meeting had in Wellington to connect the Horowhenua with the Capital, Work Program, Growth and Economics, and stormwater and Lake Horowhenua

Leigh Ramsey, Chair Energise Otaki

John Hayes talks to Laigh Ramsey of Energise Otaki

Ralph McAlister, Book and Show Reviewer

John Hayes talks to Book and Show Reviewer, Ralph McAlister, to get a review on the Oscars the book, ,"Four Soldiers"

Janet Holborow, Deputy Mayor and Paekakariki Ward Councillor

John talks to Janet Holborow, Deputy Mayor and Paekakakariki Ward Councillor about the recent board meeting, entertainment in Paekakariki including the reuniting of Crimson Club and a Review of the big event in Paekakariki for Waitangi Day

Matthew Wright - Author

John Hayes talks to Author mof a book, 'Living On Shake Ground, the science and story behind New Zealand earthquakes

Guy Burns, Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Guy Burns from the Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board about the new Council, consultation with community board members, Beach by-law, and disposal of NZTA land

K.Gurunathan, Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Mayor of Kapiti, K.Gurunathan, aka. "Guru" about events on the Kapii Coast ie. Toot Suite, Kapiti Performing Arts Centre, Migration, Climate Change Conference, Coastal Consultation and more

Kirsty Doyle, Otaki Kite Festival Co-ordinator

John Hayes talks to the Co-Ordinator of the Otaki Kite Festival, Kirsty Doyle

Jan Dykstra, Shoreline Cinema Review

Jan Dykstra talks to Johnj Hayes and gives a Review of the movie, 'Midway' at Shoreline Cinema in Waikanae

James Westbury - Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to James Westbury, Chair of The Waikanae Community Board about the library, District Plan, Commercialisation of Waikanae Beach and Resource Management Act

Holly Ewens, Chair Paekakarikim Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chair of Paekakariki Community Board, Holly Ewens about the big Waitangi Day event at Campbell Park

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chair of Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board, Kathy Spiers talking about Kapiti Road opening of extra lane, and upgrades of reserves and reminder of being at Paraparaumu Beach Saturday Market this Saturda

Guru - Kapiti Mayor

John Hayes talks to Kapiti Mayor K.Gurunathan, aka "Guru" about an upcoming retirement seminar, confirmation of the Otaki to NOrth Levin Highway, Capital Connection and empowerment

Gail Hall, Shoreline Cinema Reviewer

John Hayes talks to Gail Hall and gets a Great Review about the movie just released at Shoreline, 'Roxane'

James Westbury, Chair of Waikanae Community Board

John Hayes talks to James Westbury, Chair of the Waikanae Community Board and gets James' views on community boards and also his views of the Sunday Cantina and by-laws

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti rep on Greater Wellington Regional Council

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, the Kapiti representative on the Greater Wellington Regional Council about toxic algae in our rivers and the Capital Connection rail service

Bernie Wanden, Horowhenua Mayor

John Hayes talks to Bernie Wanden, Mayor of Horowhenua about the recent Highway Announcement, economic boost and making Levin a destination to visit! Also touch on the wonderful train service, The Capital Connection

Ralph McAlister, Book & Show Reviewer

John Hayes talks to Ralph McAlister to get a review today about Roslund & Hellstrom's book, Three Hours

Holly Ewens, Chair Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Holly Ewens, Chair of Paekakariki Community Board about what is happening in Paekakariki, including plans for Waitangi Day and a reminder of upcoming community board meeting. Find out more at paekakariki.nz

Chris Papps, Chair Otaki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Chris Papps, Chair of Otaki Community Board about the upcoming community board meeting, council submissions, Otaki Kite Festival, Beach By-Law and Haruatai Park

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers in studio about Emergency Management, Beach By-Law and Alarm Warning System

K. Gurunathan, Mayor of Kapiti

John Hayes talks to K.Gurunathan, aka "Guru", mayor of Kapiti about the Coronavirus pandemic, the Sunday Cantina table and growth of Mahara Place, and Canadian Geese

Moko Morris, Kapiti Coast District Council, Sustainable Communities Co-ordinator

Tee talks to Moko Morris, the Sustainable Communities Co-Ordinator or the Kapiti Coast District Council on the Eco Show, about RAW milk available in Manakau from Faith Farm Fresh

Suzanne Brooks-Pincevic - Author

John Hayes talks to Suzanne Brooks-Princevic, the Author of the book, Dubrovnik My Love - Grandparents NZ

Penny Gaylor, Kapiti representative of Greater Wellington Region

John Hayes talks to Penny Gaylor, the Kapiti representative on the Greater Wellington Regional Council about Queen Elizabeth park, the Maclean family and some new innovations

Bernie Wanden, Mayor of Horowhenua

John Hayes talks to Mayor of Horowhenua, Bernie Wanden about his State of the district address, the Emergency Management Centre in Palmerston North and the Restricted Fire Season in Horowhenua

Holly Ewens, Chair Paekakariki Community Board

John Hayes talks to Holly Ewens, Chair of the Paekakariki Community Board about Music coming to Paekakariki for Waitangi Day

Kathy Spiers, Chair Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board

John Hayes talks to Kathy Spiers, Chair of the Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board about Maclean Park, Walking Tracks and meeting with WREMO

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