Media Releases


Media Releases · Television · 14th December 2015

NZ On Air will invest $5.27 million in a sparkling line-up of new and returning documentary and factual programmes exploring New Zealand’s stories and characters.


Digital · Media Releases · Music · Radio · Television · 2nd December 2015

NZ On Air’s Annual Report for the 2014/15 year has today been tabled in Parliament by the Hon. Amy Adams, Minister of Broadcasting.


Music · Media Releases · 26th November 2015

Decisions from NZ On Air’s November 2015 Making Tracks funding round


Media Releases · Music · Radio · 18th November 2015

The collection of original New Zealand art music is in a healthy state after five years of the Resound project.


Media Releases · Music · 11th November 2015

NZ On Air has appointed David Ridler as the funding agency’s new Head of Music and Radio, leading the funding and promotion of local music.


Media Releases · Television · 2nd November 2015

NZ On Air has given the greenlight to another quality local drama project for TV One’s Sunday Theatre.


Media Releases · Music · 29th October 2015

Decisions from the October 2015 Making Tracks funding round


Media Releases · Television · 6th October 2015

A new animated pre-school series encouraging kids to explore simple science ideas is the first co-production funded by NZ On Air that is hoping to access the revamped NZ Screen Production Grant scheme.


Media Releases · Digital · 5th October 2015

Four innovative new digital projects have been selected from a very competitive field of applicants, along with three flourishing previously funded online projects, to extend the variety of content available for online audiences.


Media Releases · Television · Digital · 2nd October 2015

NZ On Air has been inundated with creative, innovative stories for audiences on multiple screens and devices. With the latest funding decisions, viewers are being given even greater choice of local content, and more options for how to enjoy it.