Te Pūtaketanga o Ngā Taonga Kōrero

Ko te pāhotanga mātāmua i tō mātou pātaka Ngā Taonga Kōrero (te pātaka Māori a RNZ), koia tēnā, ko te hui i tū ai i Ngāruawāhia…

The earliest broadcast recording archived in our Ngā Taonga Kōrero collection (the archive of RNZ’s Māori radio programmes) is from the hui held at Ngāruawāhia in March 1938…


Advertising is part of our collective culture as New Zealanders. Each generation has ads that linger in the subconscious – which ad is it for you? Browse this selection of Kiwi cinema, TV and radio ads from the 1920s - 2000s – alongside behind the scenes photographs of their making – to jog your memory.

Anzac: Sights and Sounds of World War I

Experience the sights and sounds of the Anzac corps and the World War I era. Produced in partnership with the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, Anzac: Sights and Sounds of World War I showcases a curated selection of expertly restored and digitised archival films, songs, recorded interviews, documents and photos.