Television News


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 · 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.


Media Releases · Television · 14th December 2015

The homegrown murder-mystery series The Brokenwood Mysteries will be back for a third season with the support of NZ On Air.


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.


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.


Television · Digital · Radio · 19th October 2015

NZ On Air is currently reviewing its Children's Content funding strategy to take account of changing media use by young audiences.