Hunting Aotearoa

Media3Russell Brown’s media commentary TV show has been given another incarnation with NZ On Air announcing funding for a new series called Media Matters which will air in 2014 on Maori Television.  Russell wrote on his blog:

There will be 20 episodes next year of what will now be known as Media Matters. There will be a Maori co-host (we’re talking to people) and, as you would expect, attention paid to Maori media and Maori in the media, but it’s absolutely a show for everyone interested in media issues.

I haven’t been directly part of the many discussions that have led to this happy news, but I would like to acknowledge the support and goodwill of Maori Television’s news and current affairs division – a crew we’ve always had great respect for.

I can’t tell you any more for the time being, but we will be on in a good timeslot. Continue reading »

Thursday 24 January 2013, 10.30 pm on Maori Television

Tonight the crew finish up their time on the East Coast. Host Howard Morrison Jnr goes pig hunting with Quinten Pardoe and his brother Dean on the outskirts of Ruatoria. (REPEAT)

Thursday 17 January 2013, 10.30 pm on Maori Television

Tonight, host Howard Morrison Jnr heads out with a few of the locals in Hicks Bay, for a deer and pig hunt

Thursday 10 January 2013, 10.30 pm on Maori Television

It’s the Tokomaru Bay Te Puka Hunting Competition and Howie joins the local kids for a night hunt of possum, rabbit and eel. (REPEAT)

Thursday 03 January 2013, 10.30 pm on Maori Television

Tonight host Howard Morrison Jnr heads out with long range shooter Shane Kapene in Gisborne, and then with George Williams for a deer hunt. (REPEAT)

Thursday 27 December 2012, 10.30 pm on Maori Television

This week it’s a review of the series so far, including some behind the scenes footage. (REPEAT)

Thursday 20 December 2012, 10.30 pm on Maori Television

This week Howie heads down south to the Fiordland region. His mate Andrew Clegg takes him on a jet boat ride with a difference.

Thursday 13 December 2012, 10.30 pm on Maori Television

This week we continue the Sir Howard Super 4 Competition in Opotiki and we find out which hunting club will be taking home the Super 4 Trophy. (REPEAT)

Thursday 06 December 2012, 10.30 pm on Maori Television

Tonight it’s the first ever Sir Howard Super 4 competition held in Opotiki. Hunting clubs from around New Zealand are invited to compete. Each must catch a trout, a snapper, a deer and a pig. (REPEAT)

Thursday, 25 October 2012, 9.30 pm on Maori Television

It’s the final episode of this series! We take you through a highlight reel of Matua’s first season as presenter of Hunting Aotearoa. (FINAL)