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Fale Malae Trust Thrilled By Budget 2020 Funding

2020 May 20

The Fale Malae Trust says it is thrilled with the support provided in Budget 2020 for the Fale Malae Trust and Pasifika communities in their shared vision of building a twenty-first century Fale1Mal…

Sport Recovery Package announced

2020 May 17

The Sport and Recreation sector will receive a multi-million dollar boost as part of the COVID-19 response funded at Budget 2020.  Grant Robertson says the Sport and Recreation Sector contribute…

Massive Response To Creative NZ's COVID-19 Emergency Support, With Some Phase 1 Timeframes Shortened

2020 May 16

In just four weeks, Creative New Zealand has invested almost $8 million of an available $16 million through Phase 1 of its COVID-19 Emergency Response Package and, due to the overwhelming response, …

NZ On Air welcomes budget boost on behalf of vital public media services

2020 May 14

Vital public media platforms have been thrown a timely lifeline by today’s Budget 2020 announcement of a funding boost.  NZ On Air is delighted to learn it will receive $6.25m more each year1ove…

NZ’s home for children’s media content is on the move

2020 May 12

HEIHEI, the safe, ad-free home for children’s media content is moving its shows to TVNZ OnDemand from next week.   Funded by NZ On Air and operated by TVNZ, HEIHEI was launched in May 2018 to p…

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra appoints new CEO

2020 May 12

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra (NZSO) has appointed Peter Biggs CNZM as the Orchestra’s new Chief Executive, Chair Laurence Kubiak announced today. Peter Biggs CNZM, image courtesy of the…

Updated guidance on community sport at Alert Level 2

2020 May 12

Following yesterday’s announcement on the transition to Alert Level 2, Sport NZ can confirm that the 10 person gathering limit does apply to all community sport. “We have worked closely with m…

Audio Described Aotearoa goes online

2020 May 11

Royal New Zealand Ballet’s announcement in April that it would livestream videos of previous productions, making them available to a global online audience, was seen by Audio Described Aotearoa as…

New Zealand Implements Screen Sector Health and Safety Protocols

2020 May 08

The New Zealand Screen industry’s COVID-19 Health and Safety Standard and Protocols were endorsed on 7 May by New Zealand Government agency WorkSafe, laying the way clear for local production to r…

New Zealand marks the 75th anniversary of VE Day

2020 May 08

The 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War in Europe will be acknowledged in New Zealand on 8 May with video messages from the Governor-General and Prime Minister. New Zealand will1jo…

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