Tagata Pasifika

Tagata Pasifika

Tagata Pasifika is TVNZ's flagship Pacific news show, telling the stories of Pacific Islanders and its community. Made with the support of NZ on Air

Saturdays at 9.30am on TVNZ 1

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    Saturday 5 Jan
    • Season 2019, Episode 1

    Tagata Pasifika's new Summer Series hosted by John Pulu and Alistar Kata. In our first episode we discuss dating in the 21st century with guests Johnson Raela, Lavinia Uhila and Josephine Bartley.

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      • Season 2019, Episode 42

      Today we celebrate Niue Language Week, we take a look at the Creative New Zealand Arts Pasifika Awards and meet inspiring Aucklander Keren Mavae.

      • Season 2019, Episode 41

      We bring you highlights of the Tuia 250 commemorations in Gisborne and we take a look at the Pacific Fusion Fashion Show 2019.

      • Season 2019, Episode 40

      We look at the impact climate change could have on Tuvalu's language and we meet the father and son team behind an amazing documentary project.

      • Season 2019, Episode 39

      Special: We mark the 10th anniversary of the 2009 earthquake and tsunami that devastated Samoa and neighbouring islands.

      • Season 2019, Episode 38

      Tonga farewells its pro-democracy hero; We meet Pasifika candidates in the Auckland, Porirua and Palmerston North local body elections.

      • Season 2019, Episode 37

      We catch up with NZ's Physical Disability Rugby League team as they prepare for one of their biggest matches yet.

      • Season 2019, Episode 36

      We discover the social media sensation bringing new meaning to comfort food; we find out what lessons can be learnt from a renovation nightmare; and we meet Tongan youngsters who are getting a taste of culture.

      • Season 2019, Episode 35

      We investigate the impact that the measles outbreak is having on the Pacific community, and we meet a Cook Islander who is blending culture and fitness.

      • Season 2019, Episode 34

      We meet the South Auckland group supporting families who have lost a baby; plus we chat to a Tongan chef who is making healthy meals on the go.

      • Season 2019, Episode 33

      We meet a Solomon Islander who is mastering the art of pounamu carving, and we look at new Kiwi-Samoan comedy film 'Take Home Pay'.

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