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Moana Maniapoto Wins At Voyager Media Awards

Saturday, 25 May 2024, 4:58 am | Whakaata Maori

Whakaata Māori’s weekly current affairs programme, Te Ao with Moana, has claimed its fifth win in five years at the Voyager Media Awards. More >>

Only In Aotearoa – Wāhine Edition – On Whakaata Māori

Tuesday, 21 May 2024, 8:04 am | Whakaata Maori

Thursday night’s comedy line up on Whakaata Māori is set to get a whole lot funnier when New Zealand’s favourite comedy skit show returns for a third season – and it’s FAF (Funny as Females) More >>

Tāmaki Kapa Haka Regionals – On Whakaata Māori

Friday, 10 May 2024, 5:26 am | Whakaata Maori

Get ready for two days of thunderous beats, electrifying chants and amazing choreography as the TĀMAKI KAPA HAKA REGIONALS descend upon Auckland’s Spark Arena this weekend. More >>

ANZAC 2024: Kia Kotahi Rā! ‘We Are Of One House, And If Our Pākehā Brothers Fall, We Fall With Them'

Friday, 12 April 2024, 2:13 pm | Whakaata Maori

The full day of Anzac programming, the 19th year of Whakaata Māori coverage, will include live crosses to the Auckland War Memorial Museum Dawn Service, and Gallipoli commemorations in Turkey. More >>

Sports Galore On Māori Active This Month

Friday, 5 April 2024, 3:34 pm | Whakaata Maori

There is sports galore on MĀORI ACTIVE – the Youtube sports channel of Whakaata Māori – and plenty of reo Māori too, this April. More >>

MĀ TĀTOU – FOR ALL OF US 20 Years Of Whakaata Māori

Friday, 22 March 2024, 3:43 pm | Whakaata Maori

The Minister for Māori Development, Tama Potaka, has paid tribute to Whakaata Māori and its contribution to national identity. Minister Potaka visited Whakaata Māori today on the eve of its 20 year milestone and said the network was built on the legacy ... More >>


Wednesday, 20 March 2024, 6:17 am | Whakaata Maori

Two hugely popular entertainment shows that earned a special place in the hearts of all New Zealanders, HŌMAI TE PAKIPAKI and CODE make their return across two nights, as Whakaata Māori counts down to the 20th anniversary of its first broadcast in ... More >>

Home, Land & Sea Series 2 Premieres Tonight – On Whakaata Māori

Monday, 19 February 2024, 6:30 pm | Whakaata Maori

A documentary series showcasing Māori innovation and success on whenua, awa and moana premieres tonight, Monday 19 February at 7.30 PM on Whakaata Māori and MĀORI+. HOME, LAND AND SEA highlights how the Māori approach to farming invariably differs ... More >>

Waitangi 2024 – Live On Whakaata Māori & Māori +

Thursday, 1 February 2024, 7:16 pm | Whakaata Maori

Whakaata Māori is proud to bring LIVE coverage of events at Waitangi on 6 February 2024. Join hosts Peter Lucas-Jones, Blake Ihimaera and roving reporter Pere Wihongi from the Treaty Grounds. We will go LIVE from 5:00AM – 6:00AM for the Dawn Service ... More >>

2024 Waka Ama National Sprint Championships

Thursday, 4 January 2024, 7:06 pm | Whakaata Maori

The biggest event in te ao waka ama Aotearoa is coming. From Sunday 14 January, thousands of competitors, representing clubs from the far, far north to the deepest south, will gather on the shores of Karāpiro for seven days of exciting racing across ... More >>


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 >>





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