Media Releases


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.


Media Releases · Music · 24th March 2016

Decisions from NZ On Air’s March 2016 Making Tracks funding round.


Digital · Media Releases · 17th March 2016

NZ On Air and the Canada Media Fund (CMF) announced today a financing package of CDN $1 million for three digital media co-production projects under the Canada-New Zealand Digital Media Fund.


Digital · Television · Media Releases · 14th March 2016

NZ On Air is seeking ideas to provide a fresh way to connect New Zealand children with New Zealand audiovisual content online.


Television · Media Releases · 11th March 2016

Documentaries and factual programmes spanning a wide range of subjects are set to add to the diversity on local free-to-air television, with support from NZ On Air.


Digital · Television · Media Releases · 11th March 2016

As audiences in New Zealand continue to look around on new platforms for content, NZ On Air funding is moving with them.


Television · Media Releases · 4th March 2016

NZ On Air congratulates the production team at Country Calendar and TVNZ for providing beautiful, stimulating television for 50 years.


Media Releases · Music · 26th February 2016

Decisions from NZ On Air's February 2016 Making Tracks round


Media Releases · Digital · 15th December 2015

Audiences who enjoy documentaries are being invited to experience a more interactive way of factual story-telling with four new online interactive projects funded by NZ On Air.


Media Releases · Television · 15th December 2015

A new series that promises to be a ‘bold voice in Māori current affairs’ has been supported by NZ On Air as part of its ongoing Platinum Fund support for specialist current affairs programmes.