16:14 A full military welcome has been rolled out for the state farewell of Sir Jerry Mateparae from the role of Governor-General.

16:13 New Zealand First will continue to pressure the Government to make a planned child sex offender register public.

16:07 First reports of casualties are coming through after a big earthquake in central Italy. An elderly couple was killed when their home collapsed.

15:43 The Australian government is surprised that Kiwis who set up new lives in Australia do not feel at home there.

15:41 People are trapped under rubble in central Italy after a powerful earthquake. There are reports of damage and blackouts near the epicentre, Rieti.

Tue, 18 Sep 2012

Rhys Darby spoke at Christchuch Boys' High today

Rhys Darby has responded favourably to a request from a student for the comedian to speak at his school - Rhys explained to RadioLIVE Drive how the visit happened. Rhys said that even though he gets many requests, this was a very special request and there were many factors that helped in his decision to attend. 18 September 2012

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