Method represents NZ at the Vega Awards

Press Release – Method Communications

As the only NZ winners at the Vega Awards, Ponsonby based digital agency, Method have walked away with 5 awards, placing for all their entries. Read more »

Ending homelessness (again)

Column – Green Party

Arriving in London for the first time on my OE, I saw vagrants and beggars everywhere, sleeping rough under bridges, in parks, in any nook that offered a little shelter from the wind and rain. I loved that I came from a country that was better than this … Read more »

Return of Searcy’s Karaka Premier Yearling Sale Preview Show

Press Release – NZ Bloodstock

Tonight at 7pm (AEST) on Sky Thoroughbred Central Foxtel channel 528 take a big step towards finding your next champion of the turf! Read more »

Freeviewplus Goes From Strength to Strength

Press Release – FreeView

The free On Demand and live TV platform, created by Freeview in partnership with leading free-to-air broadcasters TVNZ, MediaWorks and Mori Television, has seen consistent growth since launching in July 2015. Read more »

TVNZ New Blood Web Series Opens

Press Release – TVNZ

Acclaimed Kiwi actor Danielle Cormack; award-winning director and writer Roseanne Liang; and television critic Alex Casey are among the panellists wholl be shortlisting entries for TVNZs New Blood Web Series Competition which opens today. Read more »

McCaw wedding coverage touted with hefty copyright warning

Article – BusinessDesk

Jan. 16 (BusinessDesk) – Woman’s Day publisher Bauer Media spent as much space warning rival publishers from overstepping copyright bounds as it did hustling free publicity for its exclusive coverage of former All Black captain Richie McCaw’s wedding with … Read more »

Mediaworks Weekly Highlight Report

Press Release – Mediaworks

TV3 Wins Saturday Night, Newshubs Digital Traffic Sets New Records & the Projects Presenters Announced Read more »

Attitude Cops Target Alcohol Advertising And Sponsorship

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

Attitude Cops Target Alcohol Advertising And Sponsorship New Zealand First says the government must make it crystal clear that there will be no ban on alcohol advertising or sponsorship. The attitude cops are back and theyre pushing a neo-puritanical … Read more »

Science Deadline: Alcohol ads, record year for climate

Column – Science Media Centre

TV sport prime time for booze New research adds to a call to ban alcohol marketing and sponsorship from sports. Read more »

Fairfax NZ posts first annual loss in four years in 2016

Article – BusinessDesk

Jan. 12 (BusinessDesk) – Fairfax New Zealand posted its first annual loss in four years as it wrote off than $100 million from the value of its mastheads and buildings and more than doubled its bill to pay out redundancies in 2016, all while resuming … Read more »

Media Prize For Stories On Anaesthesia Or Pain Medicine

Press Release – The Australian and NZ College of Anaesthetists

Journalists in Australia and New Zealand are invited to enter this years ANZCA Media Award. ANZCA will award a prize of $A5000 for the best news story, feature or series about anaesthesia or pain medicine that appears in print, on radio, on … Read more »

Matt McLean joins Breakfast

Press Release – TVNZ

Former 1 NEWS reporter, Matt McLean will take up the role of Breakfasts Weather Presenter, as long-standing weatherman Sam Wallace departs on a new venture in radio. Read more »

Denying Most Kiwis Live Cricket Not a Fair Go

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

Kiwis are again being denied the chance of seeing top live free-to-air sport on television over the Christmas-New Year break when the Blackcaps take on Bangladesh, says New Zealand First Spokesperson for Sport and Recreation Clayton Mitchell. Read more »

OMSA Members Join the New Zealand Press Council

Press Release – Online Media Standards Authority

The members of the Online Media Standards Authority (OMSA) are pleased to announce that all online publications over which they have editorial control will now be under the jurisdiction of The New Zealand Press Council. This change is effective 1 January … Read more »

Social media targets young campers

Press Release – Tourism Industry Aotearoa

Young international visitors who like to free camp on their travels around New Zealand are being targeted with an informative social media campaign this summer to encourage them to behave responsibly. Read more »

NZ On Air confirms new platform neutral funding strategy

Press Release – NZ On Air

19 December 2016 NZ On Air confirms new platform neutral funding strategy NZ On Air will adopt a new single strategy and single media fund from July 1 2017, after receiving overwhelming support for the new approach from stakeholders. Read more »

Campaign to keep two TVNZ reporters in Otago/Southland

Press Release – Clare Curran

Please sign the petition and share on social media. Or print off the attached petition and ask your workmates, neighbours and friends to sign. Please drop off signed pages at my Dunedin office Read more »

Petition launched to keep two TVNZ reporters

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

TVNZs refusal to properly resource its coverage of the Otago Southland region is generating a local backlash and demonstrates an utter lack of commitment to regional New Zealand, Labours Broadcasting Spokesperson Clare Curran said. Read more »

WeCreate welcomes government study of creative sector

Press Release – WeCreate

WeCreate, the alliance of New Zealands creative industries, has welcomed MBIEs new report Copyright and the Creative Sector. The report is the result of positive engagement with content creators and creative businesses who were provided with the … Read more »

SKY TV issues profit warning, shares fall 8%

Article – BusinessDesk

Dec. 14 (BusinessDesk) – Sky Network Television, which is awaiting a decision from the Commerce Commission on a proposed merger with Vodafone New Zealand, cut its 2017 earnings guidance citing rising content costs, and falling revenue and subscribers. … Read more »

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