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Tuesday, 21 November 2023, 2:15 am | Whakaata Maori

Whakaata Māori will stream the prestigious 2023 MĀORI SPORTS AWARDS live on MĀORI+ from 6.00 PM on Saturday 25 November 2023 . The Awards show will also be broadcast on Whakaata Māori from 6.30 PM on Sunday 26 November. More than 500 guests from ... More >>

NZSC Super 8 Seven’s Tournament In Rotorua – On Māori Active

Tuesday, 31 October 2023, 8:15 pm | Whakaata Maori

Watch all the action from the NZ Secondary Schools’ Super 8 Sevens Tournament on MĀORI ACTIVE this weekend, from 10.00 AM on 4th November & 10.15 AM on 5th November. All games will be livestreamed to MĀORI ACTIVE the YouTube channel ... More >>

City Slickers Go Bush: Haututū Hunters – On Whakaata Māori

Friday, 27 October 2023, 6:24 am | Whakaata Maori

They say you can take the boy out of the country, but what happens when you take four ‘city slickers’ back to the whenua and ask them to hunt for their kai? Funded by NZ On Air, HAUTUTŪ HUNTERS is a six-part series premiering on Tuesday 7 November ... More >>

Kia Hiwa Rā! Quiz Show ‘Brain Busters’ Coming In Te Reo Māori – On Whakaata Māori

Wednesday, 18 October 2023, 7:13 pm | Whakaata Maori

Move over Lucky Dip, the kids are coming to town in BRAIN BUSTERS reo Māori version, presented by co-hosts, Ahikāroa star Turia Schmidt-Peke, popular TV personality Sonny Ngatai and the “O.G.” Brain Buster himself, Chris Kirk. BRAIN BUSTERS, ... More >>

Peeni Henare Ahead In Tāmaki Makaurau Poll

Tuesday, 10 October 2023, 9:05 pm | Whakaata Maori

Peeni Henare is holding on to Tāmaki Makaurau with a 10-point lead, a latest poll reveals. The final Whakaata Māori poll of the Māori electorates places Henare on 37% as the preferred candidate, followed by Takutai Tarsh Kemp of Te Pāti Māori ... More >>

Rawiri Waititi Set To Return To Parliament

Monday, 9 October 2023, 8:39 pm | Whakaata Maori

Te Pāti Māori co-leader, Rawiri Waititi, is set to reclaim his seat in the Māori electorate of Waiariki. But the incumbent MP still needs to convince voters his party is worth backing. The latest Whakaata Māori poll of the Māori electorates has Waititi ... More >>

World Indigenous Content Conference Coming To Aotearoa – Whakaata Māori

Friday, 6 October 2023, 10:56 am | Whakaata Maori

A global gathering of Indigenous storytellers will come together to celebrate Indigenous narratives and the transformative influence of storytelling with Hawaikirangi - 2024 World Indigenous Content Conference. Hosted by Whakaata Māori in partnership with ... More >>

Against All Odds In Hauraki-Waikato

Tuesday, 3 October 2023, 9:04 pm | Whakaata Maori

The youngest candidate in this year’s election is closing in on the Labour stronghold of Hauraki-Waikato. A Whakaata Māori exclusive poll has revealed that Te Pāti Māori newcomer, Hana-Rawhiti Maipi-Clarke, is just four percentage points behind Labour’s ... More >>

A Game Of Two Halves In Ikaroa-Rāwhiti

Thursday, 21 September 2023, 9:31 pm | Whakaata Maori

The Māori electorate of Ikaroa-Rāwhiti is anyone’s game where a third of voters are yet to choose their candidate. Ikaroa-Rāwhiti was flung open when former Labour minister, Meka Whaitiri, switched to Te Pāti Māori in May. A Whakaata Māori exclusive ... More >>

Ngā Manu Kōrero National Competition Live From Dunedin

Monday, 18 September 2023, 7:53 pm | Whakaata Maori

Te Whakataetae ā-Motu mō Ngā Manu Kōrero ki Ōtākou will be livestreamed on MĀORI+, beginning with the pōwhiri at 1.00 PM Tuesday 19 September. Ngā Manu Kōrero is one of the most significant events in the Māori education calendar and is a prestigious ... More >>

E Tū Hawaikirangi: New Studio And Training Facility Opens At Whakaata Māori

Monday, 4 September 2023, 10:40 am | Whakaata Maori

He kura whakaaio ki te rangi, he kōmata whakanui ki te whenua, ko Hawaikirangi e tau nei. Our traditional stories glisten in the skies, in the pursuit for excellence. This is Hawaikirangi. The largest television studio floor and production training ... More >>

Meet The WEST COASTERS – On Whakaata Māori

Monday, 4 September 2023, 10:35 am | Whakaata Maori

An intimate documentary series transports the viewer with its poignant narrative of resilience and heritage exploring the lives of Māori on the rugged Te Tai o Poutini (West Coast) of Te Wai Pounamu. Funded by NZ On Air, WEST COASTERS premieres at 7.30 ... More >>

Shane Taurima Reappointed To Steer The Waka Of Whakaata Māori

Thursday, 31 August 2023, 12:27 pm | Whakaata Maori

Whakaata Māori Toihau (Chair), Jamie Tuuta has announced the reappointment of Shane Taurima as Kaihautū (Chief Executive) of Whakaata Māori. “Shane’s strong leadership has been instrumental in guiding Whakaata Māori through the Māori Media sector ... More >>

Rangatahi Sports Clocks 1.4 Million Viewers On Whakaata Māori

Wednesday, 23 August 2023, 6:27 am | Whakaata Maori

Coverage of secondary school sports on Whakaata Māori has scored a home run with rangatahi and whānau across Aotearoa. Since launching in March 2022, total audiences have hit 1,481,820 with more than one thousand hours of hākinakina rangatahi available ... More >>

Softball’s White Sox World Cup Quest Begins – On Māori+

Thursday, 20 July 2023, 7:42 pm | Whakaata Maori

Whakaata Māori will stream live to MĀORI+ all five games of the New Zealand women’s softball team, the White Sox, at the 2023 WBSC Women’s Softball World Cup Group C in Italy from 22-26 July. The White Sox are set to take on Olympic champions Japan ... More >>

Shining Stars Of Aotearoa Recognised At Matariki Awards 2023

Thursday, 13 July 2023, 6:11 pm | Whakaata Maori

NGĀ WHETŪ O AOTEAROA RECOGNISED AT NGĀ TOHU MATARIKI O TE TAU 2023 Tame Iti, Tā Haare Williams KNZM and Joelle King MNZM featured among an impressive list of award winners at tonight’s prestigious Ngā Tohu Matariki o te Tau 2023 broadcast ... More >>

Mānawatia A Matariki – On Whakaata Māori

Friday, 30 June 2023, 2:52 pm | Whakaata Maori

Celebrate te tau hou Māori, Matariki, with the special five-hour national broadcast, MĀNAWATIA A MATARIKI from 6.00AM on 14 July, followed by a day of special whānau programming, on Whakaata Māori and MĀORI+. Beginning at dawn with the traditional ... More >>

Kids Don’t Come With A Manual – On Whakaata Māori

Friday, 16 June 2023, 6:18 pm | Whakaata Maori

Kia tika te wā. Kia tika te wāhi. Kia tika te tangata; Kia ora te whanau! Neuroscience educator and child counsellor, Nathan Wallis (Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Kahu), shares his perspective on the challenges of parenting today. Funded by NZ On Air, the series ... More >>

Inky Pinky Ponky – On Whakaata Māori

Friday, 16 June 2023, 12:30 pm | Whakaata Maori

When a young fakaleiti falls in love with the Captain of the First XV at St Valentine’s High School, she must navigate her way through a world of intolerance and bigotry to find happiness - in an unexpected place. <img src="" ... More >>

Matariki Season New Year, New Shows – On Whakaata Māori

Tuesday, 13 June 2023, 5:21 pm | Whakaata Maori

Whakaata Māori launches its Matariki Season with all new shows for everyone in the whare. The new season includes popular tamariki favourites re-versioned in te reo Māori, innovative podcasts, new fluent drama, informative and educational factual ... More >>





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