Other Resources

Local Media

Some of the most popular newspapers in New Zealand include the New Zealand Herald (Auckland-based), Dominion-Post (Wellington-based) and The Press (Christchurch-based).

The state-run television network Television New Zealand (TVNZ) operates TV One and entertainment-based TV 2. Private networks include Prime TV, TV 3 and Sky TV (pay-TV). Maori Television delivers the majority of its prime-time content in Maori (sometimes with sub-titles in English).

The public broadcaster, Radio New Zealand, operates 3 radio networks: National Radio, Concert FM and the AM Network. Other radio stations include:

  • The Edge (pop music)
  • Niu FM (for New Zealand's Pacific islander communities)
  • Radio Hauraki (rock music)
  • Radio Network
  • Radio Works
  • Ruia Mai (Maori-language)

Tourist Boards in UK

Tourism New Zealand, Level 7, New Zealand House, 80 Haymarket, London SW1Y 4TQ, tel (020) 7930 1662, fax (020) 7839 8929.