Media Releases


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.


Media Releases · Television · 2nd October 2015

NZ On Air is pleased to expand the range of diverse factual programmes available on television including new programmes on music superstars, paralympic heroes and the characters you find in the halls of Parliament.


Media Releases · Music · 1st October 2015

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


Media Releases · Digital · 22nd September 2015

NZ On Air and the Canada Media Fund (CMF) have renewed their successful joint incentive for digital media co-production.


Media Releases · Music · 28th August 2015

NZ On Air will fund 20 new music projects in its latest MakingTracks funding round.


Media Releases · Television · Digital · 31st July 2015

As we celebrate Māori language week NZ On Air is pleased to announce support for a range of new television programmes that help to bring te ao Māori to broad New Zealand audiences.


Media Releases · Music · 30th July 2015

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


Media Releases · Television · 28th July 2015

Local stories will feature strongly in next year’s television line-ups with NZ On Air investing $20.3 million from its first funding round of the financial year in drama and dramatised documentary.


Media Releases · Television · 27th July 2015

Rivalling Coronation Street in longevity, and the very best documentary series worldwide, Country Calendar will next year celebrate 50 years on air. NZ On Air has been backing the series since 1991.


Media Releases · Television · 23rd July 2015

NZ On Air is backing a raft of new local arts and culture television programmes to appeal to audiences across the spectrum.