NZ’s Exotic Forests

NZ’s Exotic Forests

Watch this Archives NZ clip – a film on New Zealand’s Exotic Forests – and learn more about Aotearoa’s forests. Archives NZ is the official guardian of New Zealand’s public archives.

Weta Workshop – Blade Runner

Weta Workshop – Blade Runner

Did you know that Wellington’s Weta Workshop contributed practical miniatures, selected cinematography, and concept design work to Blade Runner 2049? Watch this clip to find out more.

Wild New Zealand – The Mountain Stone Weta

Wild New Zealand – The Mountain Stone Weta

Watch this video to find out more about New Zealand’s Mountain Stone Weta – an insect with an extraordinary survival technique. The footage published by BBC Earth is taken from Wild New Zealand.

Manta 5 – Riding On Water

Manta 5 – Riding On Water

What if you could ride a bike on water? NZ entrepreneur Guy Howard-Willis came up with the idea of the Manta5 that allows you to do exactly that. The Hydrofoil Bike can be ridden in both fresh and salt water.

Stunning Aurora Australis Timelapse

Stunning Aurora Australis Timelapse

Watch this short clip to see a compilation of timelapse footage of Aurora Australis photography taken in New Zealand from 2015-2017. The video was published by Stephen Voss.

Air New Zealand’s Digital Human

Air New Zealand’s Digital Human

Air New Zealand has been working on developing a ‘digital human’ to assist with answering questions about the airline and NZ tourism. Get a glimpse of their new digital brand ambassador Sophie in this clip.

WOWA 2017 Highlights

WOWA 2017 Highlights

Watch this clip to see the highlights of this year’s World of Wearable Art. WOWA is a leading international design competition in Wellington, New Zealand that attracts hundreds of entries from all over the world.

Maggie Marilyn Interview

Maggie Marilyn Interview

Listen to this interview to hear Maggie Hewitt and Jo Knight speak about the launch of their label Maggie Marilyn. Maggie Marilyn is a New Zealand based fashion brand that launched in September 2016.

Have Scientists Rediscovered NZ’s 8th Wonder of the World?

Have Scientists Rediscovered NZ’s 8th Wonder of the World?

Have scientists rediscovered the 8th wonder of the world in New Zealand? Listen to this 5 minute clip by 21 News to hear more about New Zealand’s Pink and White Terraces.

Rocket Lab Launch Animation

Rocket Lab Launch Animation

Two weeks ago Rocket Lab launched the maiden flight of its battery-powered, 3D-printed rocket Electron from New Zealand’s remote Mahia Peninsula. Watch this video animation of the rocket’s launch.

The New Zealand Kiwi

The New Zealand Kiwi

Love New Zealand’s national icon – the Kiwi bird? Watch this short documentary from Nat GEO Wild and find out a bit more about our flightless bird. New Zealanders have been called ‘Kiwis’ since the nickname was bestowed by Australian soldiers …

Alan Gibbs’ Field of Dreams

Alan Gibbs’ Field of Dreams

Watch this clip to get a glimpse of one of the world’s largest contemporary art parks in New Zealand – created by New Zealand businessman, entrepreneur and art collector Alan Gibbs.

How Blue Whales Feed

How Blue Whales Feed

Oregon State University researchers were able to capture how blue whales feed in a rare clip filmed with a drone. The footage was taken in the Southern Ocean off New Zealand.

New Zealand Nature Documentary Adventure Earth

New Zealand Nature Documentary Adventure Earth

Watch this 25 minute-long documentary with Bryan Maltais about New Zealand nature and find out more about NZ’s wild West Coast and more.

Inspiring Voices – Daniel Flynn

Inspiring Voices – Daniel Flynn

Watch this clip from Air New Zealand and hear what World Class means to Daniel Flynn, creator of social enterprise Thankyou.

Rocket Lab Preparing for Launch

Rocket Lab Preparing for Launch

New Zealand’s Rocket Lab is preparing for its first launch. Watch this clip to see the moment their Electron rocket arrives at the launch complex. To read more about the launch click here.

Christchurch Launches Driverless Shuttle Trial

Christchurch Launches Driverless Shuttle Trial

Christchurch Airport has trialled its new autonomous electric vehicle – the first in New Zealand. The shuttle can carry up to 10 seated and five standing passengers.

New Year’s Fireworks in Auckland – 2017

New Year’s Fireworks in Auckland – 2017

Did you miss the Auckland New Year’s fireworks? Watch this clip to see how New Zealand’s biggest city celebrated the New Year.

Bug Lab Exhibition

Bug Lab Exhibition

Watch this Weta Workshop clip and see what Clifton Terrace Model School pupils say about Te Papa’s Bug Lab exhibition.

An Invitation for Wildness

An Invitation for Wildness

Watch this short film by Happen Films about Robert and Robyn Guyton’s 23-year-old food forest in the small town of Riverton. Once a neglected piece of land the property has been transformed into a thriving ecosystem.

Spark Lab – Brendon King on Virtual Reality For Business

Spark Lab – Brendon King on Virtual Reality For Business

Do you know the difference between augmented, virtual and mixed reality? Do you want to know how businesses apply these technologies? Listen to this clip featuring Brendon King from Immersify to find out.

Spark Lab – Diane Foreman on Marketing

Spark Lab – Diane Foreman on Marketing

As part of Marketing Month at Spark Lab Diane Foreman, one of New Zealand’s leading entrepreneurs, shared her insights on marketing and how she focuses on what matters. Watch it here.

Auckland’s Lego Christmas Tree

Auckland’s Lego Christmas Tree

If you’ve been to Aotea Square recently you will have noticed the Christmas tree made entirely of LEGO. Watch this video by Auckland Council to see a timelapse of how the tree came together.

Domino’s Delivers Pizza by Drone in New Zealand

Domino’s Delivers Pizza by Drone in New Zealand

Domino’s Pizza in New Zealand has started to deliver pizzas using drones in Whangaparaoa. Watch this clip to see how it all works.    

NZ Police – Elevator Cops

NZ Police – Elevator Cops

The New Zealand Police have released a new clip showing that they do more than just policing. Earlier this year the country’s police made headlines with their Running Man Challenge.

Steven Adams Sings

Steven Adams Sings

Watch this clip posted by NBA Off the Court and see how Kiwi basketball star and his teammates sing a Backstreet Boy song in their car. Steven Funaki Adams is a New Zealander professional basketball player for the Oklahoma City Thunder …

Orca Hunting Stingray

Orca Hunting Stingray

Watch this clip by New Zealand wildlife photographer Jack Preston and watch Orcas hunting stingray in the shallows of the Mercury Islands in New Zealand.

NZ Story – Energy and Resources

NZ Story – Energy and Resources

Watch this clip by NZ story, which sheds light on the unique characteristics of New Zealand’s energy and resources industry.

VR – Air NZ Inspiring Voices

VR – Air NZ Inspiring Voices

Watch this 360° interview with Guy Norris (world renowned Stunt Coordinator & 2nd Unit Director), Harrison Norris (Proxi VR), Barry Sandrew (Ph.D, Founder of Legend3D), Catherine Patterson (Global Director of Interactive & Activation, Y&R) and Mark Frieser (CEO, SyncSummit). The …

NZ Seniors ‘Shake It Off’

NZ Seniors ‘Shake It Off’

Watch this special tribute to Taylor Swift’s hit song ‘Shake It Off’ made by a group of 50 senior citizens, staff and grandchildren from NZ retirement home Julia Wallace in New Zealand.

Top NZ Firm Fletchers Seeks British Building Pros

Top NZ Firm Fletchers Seeks British Building Pros

Graham Darlow, CEO of Fletcher Construction wants to talk to you  about coming to New Zealand to work for Fletchers in this clip, which is part of the construction company’s recruitment drive ProjectYou. The construction company is hosting an event …

NZ Police at Hip Hop Unite

NZ Police at Hip Hop Unite

The New Zealand Police stunned the audience at New Zealand’s HipHop Unite Championship when they showed off their hip hop moves. Earlier this year the NZ Police challenged other police departments around the world with their Running Man dance stand-off.

Air NZ: Inspiring Voices – Dame Anne Salmond

Air NZ: Inspiring Voices – Dame Anne Salmond

“What is world class?” Watch Air New Zealand’s new ‘Inspiring Voices’ clip to find out how celebrated anthropologist, environmentalist and writer Dame Anne Salmond defines world class.

Rare Drone Footage of Whales Off the Coast of Auckland

Rare Drone Footage of Whales Off the Coast of Auckland

Watch this unique drone footage of a Bryde’s whale feeding off the coast of Auckland in this clip captured by an AUT University research team. A young calf can also be spotted feeding next to the adult whale.

Tape Face

Tape Face

Watch how Kiwi performer Sam Wills aka Boy with Tape wins over the jury and audience of America’s Got Talent with his unique performance. In 2008 Wills won the The Press People’s Choice Award at the World Buskers Festival.  

Auckland Museum: Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa

Auckland Museum: Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa

Auckland Museum have recently announced their upcoming landmark exhibition Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa (October 2016-May 2017). Volume will tell the story of music in New Zealand. Visitors will have the opportunity to step on stage themselves and experience how it …

World’s First High Speed ‘Amphitruck’ – Humdinga

World’s First High Speed ‘Amphitruck’ – Humdinga

Watch the Humdinga – a high-speed amphibious vehicle drive across the Thames in London. The amphitruck, which is being tested as luxury taxi-cab application for an unnamed luxury hotel was developed by Gibbs Technology and has the potential to change …

NASA Releases Super Pressure Balloon

NASA Releases Super Pressure Balloon

Watch this Euronews clip of NASA releasing a super-pressure, 2,366 kg weather balloon at Wanaka airport on Tuesday, May 17. The launch was the first successful attempt.

Air NZ, NZFire Service & Wlg Paramedics Running Man Challenge

Air NZ, NZFire Service & Wlg Paramedics Running Man Challenge

Watch these three new Running Man Challenge clips by Ajay Sidhu11. Air New Zealand, NZFire Service and Wellington paramedics staff dance to the twenty-year-old tune of 1996’s ‘My Boo’ by Ghost Town DJ. The New Zealand Police was the first …

NZ Police Running Man Challenge

NZ Police Running Man Challenge

Watch the New Zealand Police do the running man dance in this video released as part of their year-long recruitment campaign. With their clip the New Zealand Police challenged Victoria Police, NSW Police Force, Western Australia Police, Queensland Police Service, …

Viral Video: Grandson and Grandmother Dance

Viral Video: Grandson and Grandmother Dance

Take a look at a viral video of Jarryd Stoneman as he films himself dancing with his 93 year-old grandmother, Katie. Little did he know that it would become a big hit all over the internet and was humbled by …

Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow

Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow

Watch as large crowds gather for the bi-annual Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow at Easter 2016. The show celebrates classic aircraft and warbirds, as well as modern jets, sport aircraft and many more aviation attractions.

The Great New Zealand Baking Book

The Great New Zealand Baking Book

Take a look at the next book after ‘The Great New Zealand Cook Book’, presents The Great New Zealand Baking Book. Full of great kiwi baking recipes we know and love from sixty of our finest bakers.

Deep Snow Train Footage

Deep Snow Train Footage

Watch this spectacular footage of a Kiwirail train plowing through deep snow on a route going to Christchurch from Arthurs Pass.

Otaika Valley – Happy Free Range Chickens

Otaika Valley – Happy Free Range Chickens

Watch this viral video of Otaika Valley Free Range Chickens and Eggs in New Zealand. The video shows Otaika Valley’s hens enjoying the great outdoors and doing what chickens do best.

The Free Store

The Free Store

Take a look at this video featuring The Free Store. The Free store is a non-profit organisation founded in 2010 located in Wellington with the purpose of re-distributing perfectly edible food to those in need instead of wasting precious resources.

New Year Fireworks in Auckland

New Year Fireworks in Auckland

The Telegraph presents the 2016 New Year Fireworks held at the Sky Tower in Auckland as the kiwis became one of the first countries to start the New Year.

Flip City Team Tricks

Flip City Team Tricks

Flip City from Palmerston North share what they have to offer with this quirky video. The Flip City team show you all the fun tricks you can do at their trampoline center.

Indiana Jones in Real Life!

Indiana Jones in Real Life!

devinsupertramp have a bit of fun at the Zorb in Rotorua as they recreate an Indiana Jones scene. Have a bit of fun during this summer with Zorb! Filmed by Devin Graham using the RED Dragon in 6K resolution, with …

Coca Cola Christmas in the Park 2015

Coca Cola Christmas in the Park 2015

Watch the annual event organised by Coca Cola held at the Auckland Domain. During the festival the night is filled with an amazing fireworks display and people of all walks of life in New Zealand convene in the massive playground …

Christmas Tree Cupcakes

Christmas Tree Cupcakes

Want to make some festive Christmas Tree Cupcakes for Christmas? Watch to see how easy to create such cute and festive Christmas tree cupcakes by allrecipes. They are great for Christmas party, or as a fun project with kids!

Christchurch Christmas Light Show

Christchurch Christmas Light Show

Have a look at Christchurch’s Christmas Light show by Carl & Maureen from RockinLights Ltd. They have put on another great show with some new characters, displays and music to make this even better than last.

Women in the NZDF – Beyond the Uniform: LIFE ON DUTY

Women in the NZDF – Beyond the Uniform: LIFE ON DUTY

Watch as six servicewomen from the New Zealand Defence Force discuss how they balance family and friends with work, and how they are supported in their challenging but rewarding careers.

Bride Wears Gown While Eating Hamburger at Post-Wedding Hockey Game

Bride Wears Gown While Eating Hamburger at Post-Wedding Hockey Game

New Zealand newlyweds Erica Skuta and Lewis Black spent their evening at a Minnesota Wild hockey game after their wedding. The Bride, Erica was caught by Fox Sports North cameras chowing down on a burger while still dressed in her …

NZ Celebrates VE Day (1945)

NZ Celebrates VE Day (1945)

New Zealad National Film Unit presents ‘NZ Celebrates VE Day’, from Weekly Review 195 (1945). Shows people gathered at the front of the government building in Wellington and a General claimed the end of European War. Meanwhile, the Prime Minister …

Dramatic Glacier Collapsing

Dramatic Glacier Collapsing

Have a look at a glacier collapsing in Mt Cook National Park, New Zealand caught by photographer Ryan Taylor during a ski mountaineering trip. Aoraki / Mount Cook is the highest mountain in New Zealand. Its height since 2014 is …