Television News


Digital · Media Releases · Music · Radio · Television · 28th July 2016

New research commissioned by NZ On Air shows New Zealanders’ media consumption habits are changing rapidly as the media environment and technology changes. And the most rapid change is with younger audiences.


Media Releases · Television · 26th July 2016

There’s more diversity than you can shake a stick at, in the latest television funding decisions from NZ On Air.


Media Releases · Television · 25th July 2016

NZ On Air’s latest funding decisions showcase the diversity and quality of NZ drama being created.


Digital · Media Releases · Television · 22nd July 2016

Science, social issues, health, and history are just some of the brilliant array of topics covered in new and returning documentary and factual programmes for a variety of television and online platforms.


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 · 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.


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.