The NZ TV Awards are happening!

Posted Wednesday 22 Jul 2020

Roll out the red carpet, the New Zealand Television Awards are back - yes, as a proper event! The Gala and Craft ceremonies will be combined into one celebratory event, and the Awards will be supper-style with table seating for guests. Tickets will be on sale from 30 September, so watch this space!
The helpful publicity team offer these tips to make the entry process a smooth one:

"Google Chrome or Safari are the best browsers to use for our entry portal website. Safari and Explorer don't always play nice!

Copyright owners are asked to approve entries directly from our portal. Please let them know they'll be receiving an email from and that it may end up in their junk folder!

Depending on the security settings of your organisation, emails from Akudos may be blocked.  If you're expecting a login link and it doesn't come through - get in touch with and Janine will send you a direct link

We check all videos before submissions are progressed to judging. Please remember to ensure the links are unbroken and stay live for the judging period (28 August - 20 September)."

Click here for more information on entering

When: Wednesday November 18, 2020

Where: Shed 10 in Auckland

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Travel in your backyard

Travel in your backyard

Posted Wednesday 22 Jul 2020

We're in awe of hardworking mum Faye McNeil and her husband Preston who have come up with a novel idea to indulge in some post-lockdown travel with their whanau. The couple are filming their road trip with their three kids (Khan, 8, Arcarius, 6 and Wilde, 1) along SH1 from Wellington to Picton, showcasing family-friendly experiences, budget tips and the best places to eat and stay. They film with a DJI Mavic Air 2 drone, three action cameras mounted in the car, their iPhones on a handheld gimbal, plus an H4 Zoom for recording interviews and in-car audio. When the kids are in bed, Faye and Preston do their post-production work, trying not to work past midnight!

Click here to watch episode one

Follow them on Instagram @epicfamilyroadies