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Whakaari He Rā Whakamaumaharatanga – Whakaari Anniversary

Tuesday, 1 December 2020, 1:50 pm | Maori Television

One year on from the 2019 Whakaari eruption, Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa with support from Māori Television will remember the lives lost and acknowledge the efforts of many during the tragedy. Special iwi commemorations will be held on December 9 in ... More >>

Tāmaki Makaurau Debate Closes Out Whakatau 2020 Series Sunday, October 11

Friday, 9 October 2020, 11:56 am | Maori Television

Incumbent Peeni Henare (Labour), Māori Party Co-Leader John Tamihere and Green Co-Leader Marama Davidson will face off in the last of Māori Television's election debates on Sunday, October 11 at 7pm. Panellists critiquing the debate will be Kingi ... More >>

2020 Matariki Awards Recipients Shone Bright In Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori

Sunday, 20 September 2020, 5:10 am | Maori Television

19 September The stars shone bright at Ngā Whetū o Matariki Awards 2020 as Te Wiki o te Reo Māori draws to a close.  In what can only be described as an unprecedented year, tonight 11 categories and 27 finalists were celebrated and ... More >>

2020 Matariki Awards Winners Announced Tonight

Saturday, 19 September 2020, 4:01 pm | Maori Television

The stars have aligned with the rescheduled Ngā Whetū o Matariki Awards 2020 now taking place during Māori Language Week 2020. The Awards, which were originally scheduled to take place in Auckland last month with a live audience of 500, was postponed ... More >>

Māori Television Launches Its Whakatau 2020 Election Coverage

Wednesday, 5 August 2020, 5:53 pm | Maori Television

Māori Television is set to offer unprecedented bilingual election coverage, featuring polling of the Māori electorates, leadership debates for the seven Māori seats, Election night and post-Election special. Shane Taurima, Māori Television's Tāhuhu More >>

Pasifika TV And Māori Television Partner To Launch New Pacific Contribution Hub

Friday, 31 July 2020, 3:59 pm | Maori Television

Māori Television and Pasifika TV, a 24/7 channel service of Pacific Cooperation Broadcasting Limited (PCBL), today announced the successful launch of a new Pacific Contribution Hub (PacHub) to be housed at Māori Television’s East Tāmaki Studio. ... More >>

Māori Television Welcomes Additional Funding

Friday, 15 May 2020, 12:10 pm | Maori Television

Māori Television welcomes the $3.5 million of additional funding announced in Budget 2020 that will further support the Māori Media Sector to deliver Māori News and Current Affairs. “This funding will enable Māori Television and Iwi Radio to continue ... More >>

Ko Tā Whakaata Māori He Whakapāho Kaupapa Ako Reo Māori

Tuesday, 14 April 2020, 8:40 am | Maori Television

E whakahīhī nei a Whakaata Māori e mahi ngātahi nei me Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga ki te tuku i a “Mauri Reo, Mauri Ora”, hei tautoko i ngā putanga ako tawhiti mō ngā tamariki me ngā rangatahi. More >>

Te Reo Pioneer Dr Huirangi Waikerepuru Passes Away Aged 91

Thursday, 9 April 2020, 3:43 pm | Maori Television

Ka tanuku e! Ka tanuku e! Ka tanuku te tihi o Taranaki! Ka tanuku! E kapo ki te whetū, e kapo ki te marama! E kapo ki te ata o taku raukura ka riro Ki te kāpunipunitanga o nunui mā, o roroa mā i te waro hunanga o te pō Kei te toa mārohirohi, kei te ... More >>

Statement on pay-for-play accusation

Monday, 23 September 2019, 11:32 am | Maori Television

Māori Television acknowledges the actions in this instance are inappropriate and fall well short of the organisation’s editorial standards. More >>

Audience feedback sought on Te Huapae – Our Plan For Success

Monday, 9 September 2019, 4:40 pm | Maori Television

Māori Television is seeking audience feedback on its updated Outcomes Framework - Te Huapae – Our Plan For Success (Te Huapae) . More >>

WatchMojo Māori launched in Aotearoa

Monday, 9 September 2019, 1:19 pm | Maori Television

Māori Television rangatahi team members with Members of Parliament (L-R) Jordan Cherrington, Jordan Vahaakolo, Green Party Co-leader Marama Davidson MP, Minister for Youth Hon Peeni Henare MP, Riria Morgan. More >>

PM tells, I want less time spent on the sport of politics

Tuesday, 11 June 2019, 1:35 pm | Maori Television

Moana Maniapoto has put the hard questions to Prime Minister in an interview that tackled services and support for Māori, the revitalisation of Te Reo Māori and Jacinda Adern’s own Reo journey. More >>

Te Matatini Championships to showcase NZ to the world

Friday, 15 February 2019, 9:25 am | Maori Television

Māori Television is set to exclusively provide all the action, live from the national kapa haka championships, Te Matatini Ki Te Ao 2019. More >>

Toni Urlich heading back to Māori Television

Monday, 19 November 2018, 5:35 pm | Maori Television

Māori Television has taken an innovative step forward by utilising an external production company’s New Media team, together with the MTS internal team, to grow sales and content partnerships. More >>

Māori TV renews call for E Tū union to settle dispute

Friday, 3 August 2018, 11:56 am | Maori Television

Māori Television remains committed to working with the E Tū Union to bring to a close a prolonged collective bargaining process in the interest of its staff. More >>

Māori Television calls on E Tū union to settle pay dispute

Tuesday, 31 July 2018, 2:11 pm | Maori Television

Māori Television has called on the E Tū Union to ratify and bring to a close a prolonged collective bargaining process in the interest of its staff. Since initiation of negotiations 10 meetings have been held with a view to seek a resolution. More >>

Māori Television Board welcomes new director

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 12:22 pm | Maori Television

Chairman of the Māori Television Board Hon Dame Georgina te Heuheu welcomes the appointment of Māori language consultant and broadcaster Kingi Kiriona (Ngāti Ruanui, Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngāti Apa) to the board. More >>

Nominations invited for the 3rd annual Matariki Awards

Tuesday, 13 March 2018, 11:31 am | Maori Television

Māori Television invites nominations for the third annual Matariki Awards to be held at the Auckland Museum on Saturday 14 July 2018. More >>

Māori Television to Broadcast WWE

Friday, 16 February 2018, 11:34 am | Maori Television

Māori Television to Broadcast WWE® Programming on Free-to-Air TV For the First Time in New Zealand AUCKLAND, New Zealand and STAMFORD, Conn., February 15, 2018 – WWE (NYSE: WWE) and Māori Television, New Zealand’s indigenous broadcaster, ... More >>