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TUKU: the new home for rangatahi content launched

Friday, 8 November 2019, 3:53 pm | Maori Television Service

“TUKU is a dedicated space to provide content for young people that is authentic, accessible and shareable,” says Shane Taurima, Tāhuhu Rangapū of Māori Television. More >>

Celebrating Te Ao Māori at the 2019 Matariki Awards

Sunday, 30 June 2019, 11:03 am | Maori Television Service

Māori Television recognises ten deserving winners Winners of the 2019 Matariki Awards were celebrated at the fourth annual ceremony which was broadcast live on Māori Television from Eden Park in Auckland tonight. More >>

Shane Taurima New CEO for Māori Television

Wednesday, 29 May 2019, 2:13 pm | Maori Television Service

Kua mana, ko Shane Taurima (Rongomaiwahine, Ngāti Kahungunu) te Tāhuhu Rangapū o Whakaata Māori ināianei. More >>

Working together gets the treats

Wednesday, 21 November 2018, 9:08 am | Maori Television Service

Ahikāroa , the digital-first, bilingual rangatahi serial has recently secured funding for its second season. It is a collaborative effort from Te Māngai Pāho, NZ On Air and Māori Television It is made by Kura Productions who are in a joint venture ... More >>

The Ring Inz New Season

Wednesday, 8 August 2018, 3:40 pm | Maori Television Service

The Ring Inz return to deliver a fresh, new vibrant style of comedy drama to our screens. Viewers will again be transported to a delightful world of collaboration, conflict and strong sense of whānau, all centred on this motley crew’s overwhelming ... More >>

Maihi Karauna strengthens te reo Māori revitalisation

Friday, 3 August 2018, 4:37 pm | Maori Television Service

The on-going commitment to strengthening te reo Māori is further reinforced with the launch of the Crown’s draft Māori language strategy, the Maihi Karauna. More >>

Jamie Tuuta appointed Chairman Māori Television board

Monday, 7 May 2018, 4:12 pm | Maori Television Service

Iwi business leader Jamie Tuuta (Ngāti Mutunga, Ngāti Tama, Te Ati Awa and Taranaki Tuturu) has today been announced as the new Chairman of the Māori Television Board. More >>

Fresh leadership for the Māori Television Service board

Monday, 7 May 2018, 4:06 pm | Maori Television Service

I pānui tahitia e ngā Hoa-Toihau o Te Mātāwai, a Mereana Selby rāua ko Waihoroi Shortland he tīma kaihautū hou mō te Poari o Te Aratuku Whakaata Irirangi Māori. More >>

Māori Television mourns the passing of Kingi Ihaka

Wednesday, 18 January 2017, 9:10 am | Maori Television Service

Māori Television mourns the loss of Kingi Ihaka, kaumātua from Te Aupōuri, and former broadcaster and cultural advisor who passed away surrounded by his whānau in Auckland this morning. More >>

Māori Television honoured to receive award

Saturday, 12 November 2016, 4:07 pm | Maori Television Service

Māori Television honoured to receive award for Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori Champion 2016 More >>

Māori Television calls on E Tū union to settle pay dispute

Friday, 22 July 2016, 4:25 pm | Maori Television Service

Māori Television has called on the E Tū Union to bring to a close a prolonged collective bargaining process in the interest of its staff. More >>

Maori TV to Screen Tall Blacks Olympic Qualifier Games

Monday, 4 July 2016, 3:42 pm | Maori Television Service

Maori Television to Screen Tall Blacks Olympic Qualifier Games Maori Television will follow the Tall Blacks road to Rio screening five games from the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament, to be held in Manila, Philippines this week. All games will ... More >>

Māori Television leading the way with New Zealand content

Saturday, 16 April 2016, 1:19 pm | Maori Television Service

Friday, April 15, 2016 Māori Television leading the way with New Zealand content A new report released by NZ on Air has revealed that Māori Television continues to lead the way as the largest free-to-air provider of local content in prime time ... More >>

Māori Television mourns the death of Whai Ngata

Monday, 4 April 2016, 10:05 am | Maori Television Service

Distinguished broadcaster and master communicator Whai Ngata, who reported on and witnessed many landmark events in New Zealand’s social history for more 30 years, died this morning at Auckland Hospital, after a long illness. He was 74. More >>

John Tamihere appointed to Māori Television Board

Thursday, 31 March 2016, 11:00 am | Maori Television Service

Urban Māori advocate and former Cabinet Minister Hon John Tamihere has been appointed to the Board of Māori Television. More >>

Dr Ranginui Walker tangihanga to be livestreamed on Māori TV

Wednesday, 2 March 2016, 9:55 am | Maori Television Service

The tangihanga for the late Dr Ranginui Walker will be livestreamed on at 10.45am today and tomorrow and also live broadcast on Māori Television on Friday. More >>

Maori Television To Stay In Auckland

Wednesday, 21 October 2015, 12:16 pm | Maori Television Service

Māori Television will remain in Auckland, it has been decided by the Māori Television board. More >>

Māori TV crew returning safely from Israel

Tuesday, 30 June 2015, 12:14 pm | Maori Television Service

A Māori Television crew will be flown back from Israel after their boat was detained by the Israeli Navy while attempting to break the Gaza blockade. More >>

Ousted Kōhanga trustee to give Native Affairs exclusive

Tuesday, 9 June 2015, 4:34 pm | Maori Television Service

An exclusive interview with former Te Kōhanga Reo National Trust board member Toni Waho will be broadcast on Native Affairs next Monday, June 15 at 8.30pm. More >>

Māori Television Publishes Te Iti Kahurangi Haka

Tuesday, 10 March 2015, 2:37 pm | Maori Television Service

Māori Television has this afternoon published the haka performance by Te Iti Kahurangi as part of its online coverage of Te Matatini 2015. More >>