Programme highlights

International news and current affairs

Aljazeera News Hour

News and current affairs from the world’s first ever English language current affairs and news channel to be headquartered in the Middle East

DW Journal from Berlin

Broadcast from Berlin, this prestigious news services features international news in English

French News

A round up of domestic news from France – subtitled in English

Newshour with Jim Lehrer

Highly-respected US news anchor, Jim Lehrer, brings extensive international news and current affairs coverage with in-depth interviews with today’s movers and shakers

National news and current affairs

In Conversation with Noel Cheer

A lively in-depth conversation with a weekly guest – hosted by Wellington personality Noel Cheer


A 15-minute interview with a guest who is involved in matters of importance to Aucklanders – hosted by well-known editor and journalist, Edward Rooney

Regional television programmes


Waikato regional news and current events

Farming Today

A look at New Zealand horticulture and farming focusing on the Waikato

TVHB Chatroom

This locally-made programme features a chat with interesting people in the Hawke’s Bay

All About Us / Gametime / Short movies / Community news

Four shows from Gisborne on local life, sport, movies and events

FTN News

Events in Rodney and the North Harbour region, including North Shore City

School TV

Produced by students and staff at Pt England School in Auckland and highlights school trips, computer animation made by pupils and other happenings at the school

Southern Newsweek

A 30 minute round-up of the week’s news from the Dunedin and Christchurch region

Dunedin Diary with Dougal Stevenson

A feature on arts and culture in Dunedin.


TV Samoa

Hour-long panel talkshow – guests, documentaries, sports news & entertainment, in Samoan

Indianz TV

A magazine show with news and lifestyle features from Fiji, in Hindi

Mirchee Indian Television

A round-up of lifestyle, news, current affairs and chat from India

T News

Tongan news magazine programme produced in Auckland, broadcast in Tongan

Pasefika Nius

A Samoan cultural and religious show


Planet Nerd

A humorous perspective of the inner geek in all of us


An out-there ‘real blokes’ comedy from Australia

The Brownies

Irrepressible Samoan fun, comedy and mayhem


Classic movies

Great movies from the past screened on Friday, Saturday and Sundays at 11pm

Sproquets Gay & Lesbian Television Festival

Triangle Television’s popular gay and lesbian film and documentary festival begins an eight-week season starting October 7


Te Vaka

Two live concerts – each at different venues – by the internationally-respected Pacific Island group, Te Vaka. Both are being broadcast on Triangle Stratos’s first day on air (October 3): 12.30pm and 8.30pm

Lifestyle shows

Cruizin TV

Classic car show from Australia


Lifestyle show with Alice Worsley featuring guests and products and services to enhance your interior decor, entertaining and lifestyle options


European lifestyle show

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