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Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision

Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision

Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision focuses on the housing of documentaries, home movies, newsreels, television commercials, feature and short films, music videos, television programmes and associated material. 

Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision is the New Zealand Archive of Film, Television and Sound Ngā Taonga Whitiāhua Me Ngā Taonga Kōrero.

The archive was formed by the amalgamation of the New Zealand Film Archive Ngā Kaitiaki O Ngā Taonga Whitiāhua, Sound Archives Ngā Taonga Kōrero and the Television New Zealand Archive between 2012 and 2014.

The Ministry manages the Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision's relationship with the Crown and administers government funding.  Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision also receives income from the Lottery Grants Board.

Organisation details

  • Chair – Simon Murdoch
  • Chief Executive - Honiana Love 

Contact details

  • Online contact form
  • Tel (04) 384 7647
  • Freephone: 0800 NGA TAONGA (0800 642 826)
  • Postal Address - PO Box 11 449,  Wellington 6142

Physical address: 70 Molesworth St, Thorndon, Wellington 6011.

Board Membership

Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision is governed by a Board of Trustees, whose skills reflect archival expertise, screen and audio industry experience, knowledge of tikanga, and governance experience. The Board welcomes Expressions of Interest from people interested in serving as a Trustee of Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision.

  • Simon Murdoch - Chair
  • Lisa Bates
  • Whetu Fala
  • Emily Loughnan
  • Jock Phillips
  • Dr Areti Metuamate 
  • Lynell Tuffery Huria

Related links

Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision website


Updated on 7th April 2021