New Zealanders living across the Ditch say they’re being treated as guest workers after the latest Australian Government-led erosion of their rights.

Kiwis there pay taxes but can’t vote, can’t become civil servants, can’t get disability insurance, and now have to pay more to go to university.

Meanwhile, Australians in New Zealand have all the rights that have been taken away from Kiwis in Aussie. Has the Trans-Tasman relationship become too one-sided?

Will our Government stand up to our ANZAC big brother?

Reporter: Mark Crysell

Producers: Louisa Cleave, Jo Mitchell

Camera: Ken Dorman

Editor: Phil Brown



Holly Walker was a serial over-achiever. Everything she put her hand to she excelled at, even becoming an MP on her first attempt to Parliament.

But no other job would ever come close to the challenge that Holly would face as a mother.

Suffering from Post-Natal Depression, Holly did the unexpected.  In her rage at not coping she turned her anger on herself… hitting and bashing her head till she was bruised and ashamed.

Her candid account of her battle with the baby blues.

Reporter: Billie Jo Ropiha

Producer: Julie Clothier

Cameras: Ken Dorman

Editor: Ben Selkirk



An unlikely friendship between a scruffy stray dog and a ultra-marathon runner.

During a gruelling race across China's forbidding Gobi Desert last year, Dion Leonard and Gobi – a little chihuahua bitzer - became inseparable for the entire marathon.
An inspiring tale of courage and mateship.

Channel 7 “SUNDAY NIGHT”