Ministry Press Releases
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1 Jun 2012
The first official broadcast in New Zealand occurred on 1 June 1960 and now 52 years later the country is preparing to go digital.
New Zealand television will start to go digital on 30...
28 May 2012
National War Memorial staff want to reassure people the Wellington landmark remains open to visitors during its current renovation.
28 May 2012
A documentary recounting the story of a tragic wartime incident off Paekakariki in 1943 that claimed the lives of 10 US...
25 May 2012
Over the last two months Going Digital information officers have covered over 2,822 kilometres as the going digital message has been...
23 May 2012
Six poets from opposite sides of the globe are meeting for a special once-in-a-lifetime experience next month.
The Transit of Venus Poetry Exchange brings together three German and...
17 May 2012
An investigation by Consumer magazine into the costs to go digital shows that it pays to shop around.
Consumer magazine looked at the costs for purchasing and installing a UHF aerial or...
9 May 2012
Berlin, 09. Mai 2012: Bevor es heute...
8 May 2012
New Zealand TV starts to go digital in less than five months and 84 per cent of households nationally are ready for it.
New Zealand is going digital in stages with...
6 May 2012
Record breaking number of New Zealand book rights sold into Germany
New Zealand’s role as Guest of Honour at the Frankfurt...
28 Apr 2012
Canterbury is going digital in 12 months which means everyone in the region who wants to watch TV after 28 April 2013 will need Freeview...