Media Releases


Media Releases · Music · 30th June 2016

NZ On Air will fund 23 new music projects in the last MakingTracks music funding round for the 2015/16 funding year. It is also the last Making Tracks funding round before the funding scheme changes on 1 July.


Digital · Media Releases · 23rd June 2016

NZ On Air and Google have teamed up to give successful New Zealand YouTube creators the opportunity to hone their craft, learn from experts and build new audiences.


Media Releases · Music · 9th June 2016

NZ On Air’s support for new music is changing to recognise the fast changing nature of audience behaviour, and to better connect audiences with local music.


Media Releases · Music · 26th May 2016

NZ On Air will fund 23 new music projects in the latest MakingTracks music funding round.


Digital · Media Releases · Television · 23rd May 2016

A report just released by NZ On Air shows gender and ethnicity gaps in some key roles in the television and digital media production sectors.


Media Releases · Television · 13th May 2016

In the last funding round of the financial year a new five-part drama series based on the life and career of the late high profile criminal lawyer Mike Bungay has been supported by NZ On Air.


Media Releases · Television · 13th May 2016

There’s plenty to stimulate brain cells and discussion in the new line up of documentary and factual programmes funded by NZ On Air in the last round of the financial year.


Media Releases · Television · 12th May 2016

Audiences in seven regions across New Zealand will be served a new range of multi-media regional news and information, with funding from NZ On Air.


Media Releases · Music · 28th April 2016

NZ On Air will fund 24 new music projects in the latest MakingTracks music funding round.


Media Releases · Television · 15th April 2016

The amount of local content on NZ free-to-air television increased last year, however new programme hours continued to decline. Underlying trends though are more revealing of shifts in what’s on our screens.