Tagata Pasifika

The Pacific voice on
New Zealand television

since 1987

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‘Ikale Tahi Build to RWC 2015

Last weekend’s Pacific Barbarians game is part of the fundraising and team build up to next year’s Rugby World Cup. Their development and build up is hampered somewhat by the lack of tough games, even tests against Tier 1 nations. They hope to have more games between now and RWC 2015

‘Mau and the Visitor’ play, runs for a second season

‘Mau and the Visitor’ play, runs for a second season Playwright Pulotu Canada McCarthy has assembled an 11-strong cast for the second season of his play “Mau and the Visitor.” The show depicts one of Samoa’s darkest days in history, the killing of Tupua Tamasese Lealofi III.

#Talanoa – Diabetes Action Month

This week we #Talanoa about Diabetes Action Month in NZ, and we find out how our people are living with this disease.

#Talanoa – Obesity and Childbirth

This week, we Talanoa about the links between childhood obesity and childbirth following the government’s new plan to tackle childhood obesity – and we’re joined by Mafi Funaki-Tahifote from the NZ Heart Foundation.

2009 Samoa Tsunami: Ten Years On

We visit Samoa as they mark the 10th anniversary of the earthquake and tsunami that devastated its southern coastline and neighboring islands.Directed by Anauli Karima Fai'ai Made with the support of NZ On Air

2011 Christchurch Earthquake: 10 Years On

It's been a decade since the Earthquake that devastated Christchurch killing 185 people and causing severe damage to parts of the city; many Pacific people lost their jobs, homes and churches. Reporter Anauli Karima Fai'ai travelled to the Garden City to see how they're coping 10 years on.

2012 Pacific Music Awards finalists announced Tagata Pasifika TVNZ 19 April 2012

2012 Pacific Music Awards finalists announced Tagata Pasifika TVNZ 19 April 2012

2014 Pacific Music Awards finalists – Brownhill

Pacific Music Awards Finalists — Brownhill send a message to their fans …

2014 Polyfest sensation Lina Lee from Epsom Girls Grammar

Epsom Girls’ Grammar School student sensation Lina Lee chats with Marama and Tom along with Samoan tutors Joyce Toleafoa and JulianaSopoaga …