Plunket and TVNZ to work together on new TV series

Iconic New Zealand early childhood organisation Plunket will be a feature on TVNZ’s new digital channel TVNZ 6, which launched on Sunday. The Royal New Zealand Plunket Society and TVNZ have agreed to make programmes that will screen later in the year to try and make New Zealand a safer place for children. Plunket and [ Read More ]

TVNZ 6 starts broadcasting on Freeview

TVNZ 6, New Zealand’s first advertising-free public service television channel, started broadcasting at 10am Sunday on Freeview. TVNZ 6 will feature between 50 percent and 70 percent local content, with no advertising. TVNZ CEO Rick Ellis said that having a channel free from advertising-driven ratings pressures makes it possible to give the channel a more [ Read More ]