Saturday Fresh: In case you missed it

Saturday Fresh 31/03/2018

In case you missed it, here's a look back at Saturday Fresh with Carly Flynn for March 31st, 2018.

How to get a refund on school and charity donations

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If you’re a parent, a grandparent or have children in school then you’ll know that in many cases you’re asked to pay a donation to the school. What you may not know is that you can get a tax rebate on donations.

Chris Cuniffe from Tax Management NZ joined Carly Flynn to tell you how.

Is it time for a kiwi emoji?

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What’s been going on in the digital world this week? Aziz Al-Sa’afin joined Carly for the Saturday Social wrap.

There have been a few massive scandals this week but of course the biggest was the Australian Cricket ball-tampering scandal, Aziz took a look at how the digital world reacted. TradeMe is lobbying for a new emoji to represent New Zealand - and of course it’s a kiwi!

New book celebrating New Zealand women

Image: Go Girl by Barbara Else

There's a brand new book celebrating amazing kiwi women. It's just hit the shelves and it's called Go Girl. Author Barbara Else joined Carly along with fashion designer Karen Walker who is one of the feature stories!

Stories exploring experiences and aspects of mental wellbeing in Aotearoa

Image: Our Mental Story

Mental is a brand new online journal sharing first hand accounts of mental health issues and experiences. The founder, kiwi Liv Young joined Carly to talk about Mental empowers individuals to share their mental health stories, but to also educates people on mental health by telling lived experiences.

The newest electric vehicles on the market

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Motoring expert Jacqui Madelin has just spent the weekend driving around VW's e-Golf, a pure electric car with 220km range. Plus Toyota have just launched their new range of electric vehicles, the Camry and Prius Prime.

Saturday Fresh with Trudi Nelson in for Carly Flynn, 10am - 2pm and streaming live on 'rova' channel 9 - available on Android and iPhone.