Media Releases


Digital · Media Releases · Music · Radio · Television · 30th November 2016

Against a backdrop of rapid media change and a flood of international content NZ On Air’s report to Parliament on its achievements in the 2015/16 year shows ongoing commitment to getting local content to New Zealand audiences.


Media Releases · Music · 6th October 2016

NZ On Air will fund 25 new songs in the latest New Music Single funding round.


Digital · Media Releases · 4th October 2016

Four new web series will be created from a joint initiative between NZ On Air and Google.


Media Releases · Television · 4th October 2016

NZ On Air has committed $9.35m in funding in its latest decisions for special interest television programmes, many of them offering insights to and appreciation of our multi-ethnic culture.


Digital · Media Releases · Television · 3rd October 2016

Pre-schoolers will have a gorgeous new animated series to look forward to next year on TV3.


Media Releases · Television · 30th September 2016

Two new comedy series will bring more uniquely kiwi laughs to TV screens in 2017.


Digital · Media Releases · Television · 29th September 2016

NZ On Air is delighted to be supporting a new initiative from TVNZ to find the next hit webseries.


Digital · Media Releases · Music · Radio · Television · 23rd September 2016

NZ On Air is moving to a single funding strategy for all content investments, in order to remain flexible and relevant in a fast-changing, converging media environment.


Digital · Media Releases · Television · 19th September 2016

A new regional media initiative launching today, Local Focus, joins a stable of regional media funded by NZ On Air to extend local content choices for regional audiences.


Media Releases · Radio · 3rd August 2016

Community access radio is lifting the lid on the incredible diversity of programmes it offers to all New Zealanders.