48 weeks and counting until we can watch all 48 matches via Maori TV

That’s right, just 48 weeks to go – and counting down – to the start of Rugby World Cup 2011! New Zealanders around the country are anxiously preparing for the biggest event to have hit Aotearoa in quite some time – if ever! Rugby fans are preparing to share in the atmosphere and excitement of [ Read More ]

New M?ori Language Learning TV Show – Toku Reo launches

A teaching resource that has already taught te reo M?ori to tens of thousands of absolute beginners is set to get a new life as a free-to-air show on M?ori Television. TOKU REO will premiere on the national indigenous channel tonight, Tuesday March 31 at 8.00 PM, and will screen Tuesdays through to Saturdays in [ Read More ]

Maori Language captioning of key TV shows

As part of TVNZ’s celebration of Māori Language Week, the broadcaster will be screening Māori Language subtitles on two of its highest rating programmes. On Wednesday, Shortland Street on TV2 will be captioned in Māori, and on Saturday night Country Calendar on TV ONE will also feature Māori captioning. In both cases, the captioning will [ Read More ]