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Watch Live: Official Launch Of Whakaata Māori

Wednesday, 8 June 2022, 2:51 pm | Maori TV

New Zealanders are invited to celebrate the historic dawn launch of the new name for Māori Television. Whakaata Māori, which means ‘to mirror’, ‘to reflect’ or ‘to display’, will be the official name reflecting the network’s growth ... More >>

The Resurgence Of TĀ MOKO

Monday, 16 May 2022, 11:06 am | Maori TV

The decline of traditional tā moko (Māori tattoo) and its modern-day revival is explored in a compelling story of survival, self-determination, courage, healing and reclamation of identity. Funded by Te Māngai Pāho, MOKO features tā moko artists, ... More >>

Kairākau Ii: This Time It’s For Real – On Māori Television!

Monday, 4 April 2022, 3:29 pm | Maori TV

Blood, revenge, love, honour and death engulf the iwi of three prominent chiefs from neighbouring tribes, who are forced into doing whatever it takes to maintain their mana and keep their people safe. Series two of the historical drama series, ... More >>

Have A Very ‘Pere’ Christmas – With Māori Television!

Friday, 17 December 2021, 11:17 am | Maori TV

Seven classic Christmas carols – translated and sung in Māori – will be launched by multi-award winning artist Pere Wihongi in a one-hour music and entertainment special, PERE KIRIHIMETE – CHRISTMAS IN TE REO, screening on Māori Television ... More >>

Award-winning Documentary Films From Home And Abroad – On Māori Television!

Monday, 15 November 2021, 12:52 pm | Maori TV

Compelling, informative and insightful real-life stories from at home and abroad headline Māori Television’s prime-time MONDAY FEATURE DOCUMENTARY slot. Screening every Monday at 8.30 PM, the local and and international award-winning documentaries ... More >>

14th Annual Waiata Māori Music Awards – On Māori Television And On Demand!

Thursday, 7 October 2021, 10:10 am | Maori TV

Māori Television game show presenter Luke Bird of LUCKY DIP fame and radio personality and MC extraordinaire Kiino Krystal Edwards, will host the 14TH ANNUAL WAIATA MĀORI MUSIC AWARDS to be streamed on MĀORI+ and mā on Saturday 9 October ... More >>

Tall Ferns Face Japan At Fiba Asia Cup Basketball - Live On Māori Television!

Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 2:48 pm | Maori TV

The Tall Ferns must pick themselves up from their opening round loss to Korea and face up to the formidable Olympic silver medalists Japan in their second match at the FIBA Asia Cup in Jordan – 8.00 PM tonight on MĀORI TELEVISION , streaming ... More >>


Friday, 24 September 2021, 2:23 pm | Maori TV

Coming to you live and exclusive from the FIBA Asia Cup in Jordan, watch the Tall Ferns in their quest to qualify for the Basketball World Cup –11.00 PM Monday night on MĀORI TELEVISION. All games featuring the Tall Ferns will be livestreamed across ... More >>

5 Minutes Of Fame Final – Thursday 29 July At 9 Pm On Māori Television!

Wednesday, 28 July 2021, 8:49 am | Maori TV

The final episode of 5 MINUTES OF FAME sees the last 8 artists and groups competing in a two hour special on Thursday, 28 July from 9 PM on Māori Television - or catch it one hour earlier at 8 PM on the Māori+ app! The finals will see all four categories ... More >>

Māori+ – Leading Our Stories

Monday, 19 July 2021, 8:39 am | Maori TV

Māori Television continues to lead Māori content at your fingertips with the exclusive release of AKE AKE AKE on Friday 16 July 2021. The trilogy documentary series provides real behind the scenes insights into #protect ihumātao, the fight which riveted ... More >>

Taikura 2021: Waiata From Kaumātua Across The Motu

Tuesday, 6 July 2021, 11:02 am | Maori TV

The unique insights and kapa haka know-how of kaumātua takes centre stage today. The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa and Māori Television proudly present Taikura 2021, celebrating much loved waiata from kaumātua, filmed in their rohe ... More >>

Tonight On Terei Tonight – On Māori Television!

Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 3:27 pm | Maori TV

Kiwi funny man Rhys Darby and actress Miriama McDowell – an ‘Intimacy Coordinator’ in the film and television world – share the couch with Pio Terei and Nicola ‘Nix’ Adams on PIO TEREI TONIGHT – screening on Māori Television tonight, Wednesday ... More >>

ASB Polyfest 2021 Live And Free-to-air – On Māori Television

Thursday, 15 April 2021, 8:53 am | Maori TV

Māori Television presents its most extensive coverage yet of the ASB Polyfest as the official television partner of the largest Polynesian festival in the world. ASB POLYFEST 2021 will showcase the best of Auckland’s secondary school kapa haka ... More >>

ANZAC 2021 Commemorates Women And War – On Māori Television

Thursday, 15 April 2021, 8:47 am | Maori TV

The service and sacrifice that women have played in the military is the theme of Māori Television’s dedicated ANZAC Day coverage on Sunday 25 April 2021. For the 15th year in a row, New Zealand’s flagship indigenous television broadcaster will ... More >>

Terei Tonight Back By Popular Demand – On Māori Television

Thursday, 15 April 2021, 8:39 am | Maori TV

One of New Zealand’s most loved entertainers, Pio Terei, reunites with social media superstar, Nicola ‘Nix’ Adams, in a new series of PIO TEREI TONIGHT premiering on Māori Television on Wednesday 28 April 2021 at 8.30 PM. Described as the Kiwi ... More >>

Hari With The Maori Sidesteps – On Maori Television!

Monday, 1 March 2021, 11:52 am | Maori TV

Variety show HARI WITH THE MAORI SIDESTEPS premieres its classic Maori showband style of comedy on Maori Television this Wednesday 3 March 2021 at 8.00 PM. Cohen Holloway (Ngati Toa Rangatira), Jamie McCaskill (Ngati Tamatera), Regan Taylor (Ngati ... More >>

Māori TV Has Nine Finalists In The New Zealand Television Awards

Wednesday, 4 November 2020, 2:09 pm | Maori TV

Māori TV is proud that it is a finalist in seven programmes and two individual awards in this year’s New Zealand Television Awards that acknowledge excellence in the industry. “Our recognition as finalists by the New Zealand Television Awards ... More >>

Whakatau 2020: Election Debates – Te Reo Māori Only Cross-party Debate Tuesday 6 October 2020

Monday, 5 October 2020, 3:38 pm | Maori TV

Māori Television will televise New Zealand’s only te reo Māori cross-party debate this Tuesday 6 October 7pm as part of its Whakatau 2020 election debates. While the focus for the station is the Māori seats, the debate in the Māori language provides ... More >>

Maori Television Heralds Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori 2017

Friday, 8 September 2017, 1:34 pm | Maori TV

Maori Television Heralds Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori 2017 with Exclusive Live Performance And Bespoke Sharable Content. Māori Television has something for all levels of te reo Māori this Māori Language Week 2017 and is proud to launch proceedings with ... More >>

Māori TV Opens New Offices & Launches High Def Transmission

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 9:02 am | Maori TV

Māori Television celebrates opening of new offices and launches high definition transmission - 24 August 2017 More >>