Te Aroha Mineral Baths have a long and interesting history and were renowned for their therapeutic values. “Taking the waters” was a very popular and fashionable thing to do in the early 1900’s in New Zealand. Nancy interviews Janice Parlaine from the Te Aroha Museum on these wonderful baths which are still a great tourist attraction in this area.
In 2017 Planet FM turned 30 years old. Planet FM’s history reflects the life of the region we represent and the communities who have chosen to make media in support of established and new communities in up to 52 languages. Among the rich array of programming there are cultural reflections, special needs and interests, colourful music selections and a great array of community conversations. We celebrate not only our 30 years but our role in reflecting Aucklanders in all our diversity.
Muffin Talk invites you to take a break and consider all aspects of spirituality. Host and guests explore ecology, meditation, prayer, health, civil society, the history and values of religions, grief and dying, storytelling and spirituality and many more topics of the heart and spirit. An opportunity to pause for 30 minutes of thought-provoking insights.