TVNZ Highlights: 1-7 September
Welcome back to Drover's Run, this week with TVNZ.
Saturday 1 September, 12pm on TVNZ OnDemand
Claire, Tess, Jodi, Nick and Alex... they're all back here OnDemand!
Long-lost sisters Tess and Claire are reunited upon the death of their father, and they team up (somewhat reluctantly) to run the family cattle station together.
Relive the heart-stopping action, laughter and tense emotion across all eight seasons.
Tuesday 4 September, 8.30pm on TVNZ 1
In January 2000, seven babies were born into the new millennium. They were filmed at six weeks old, and then again in 2003 for the local documentary Millennium Families.
In 2017, with their 18th birthdays approaching, they agreed to take part in this brand new follow-up documentary.
Each teen shares their own story, of the fun times and the challenges that have made them the people they are today.
Shop Well for Less
Starts Tuesday 4 September, 7.30pm on TVNZ 1
In this spinoff to Eat Well for Less, Alex Jones and Steph McGovern are on a mission, to help families stop their bad shopping habits.
They surprise people with the facts about how much they could save, on everything from fashion and beauty to cars and energy providers.
They also uncover the traps many of us fall into, and offer money-saving alternatives without making lifestyle changes.
Thursday 6 September, 12pm on TVNZ OnDemand
Edgewalkers is the 10-part, gritty docu-soap, depicting what it's like to be young, African and Muslim, following your dreams in Auckland 2018.
Offering a rare look into a largely unseen world, we see the reality of what it's like to be an Edgewalker - bridging the gap between two colliding cultures.
They face the everyday challenges of cementing an identity, remaining true to their roots and seeking approval, and trying to stay cool while doing it.
AFL - Finals Season
Thursday 6 and Friday 7 September on DUKE
The AFL competition heats up, as the regular season comes to an end and the Playoffs begin.
Can the Richmond Tigers retain their last season Premiership title?
The first qualification final is this Thursday night, followed by the second round on Friday. Check the LIVE TV page for confirmation of teams and start times.
Season Finale - Travel Guides Australia
Monday 3 September, 7.30pm on TVNZ 2
The second season of the hilarious and addictive Travel Guides comes to a close this week.
The guides took us to Bologna, Cape Town, Sri Lanka and even beautiful Wanaka!
The final episode sees them take on Western Australia, for some local adventures and a unique mermaid experience.
Season Finale - A Place to Call Home
Friday 7 September, 8.30pm on TVNZ 1
Bitter confrontations, unexpected flings, death and multiple meltdowns - the fifth season of A Place to Call Home had it all!
The death of Regina has reverberated through the community, and the Bligh family must deal with some deep ethical questions.
Will they reveal the truth and face the consequences, or remain quiet with the comfort of safety? Find out in the gripping final episode.
Bad Teen to Ballroom Queen
Starts Thursday 6 September, 9.30pm on TVNZ 2
Get ready for fireworks and fisticuffs, as eight badly behaved teens attempt to tame their wicked ways and become better people - by learning to ballroom dance...
The teens will tackle a mixture of classical dances, under the watchful eye of ballroom legends Mick and Lorna Stylianos.
At the end of each week, they're scored for their dancing and their behaviour, fighting tears and tantrums on the journey of a lifetime.
In the Long Run
Monday 3 September, 12pm on TVNZ OnDemand
London 1985, amid the tower blocks and shell suits, life for Walter and Agnes Easmon is all about quiet routine.
But when Walter's brother Valentine arrives, his exuberance and lust for life changes everything.
Created by and featuring Idris Elba, this is a comedy about family, community and what home really means.
Sunday 2 September, 7pm on TVNZ 2
TVNZ 2's got your Father's Day movie sorted!
A mild-mannered radio executive is looking to become the best stepdad to his wife's children... just as their freeloading, intimidating biological father arrives back on the scene.
Starring Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg.
Sunday 2 September, 9pm on TVNZ 2
Three overworked, under-appreicated moms are pushed beyond their limits.
So they decide to ditch their conventional responsibilities and have some fun.
Starring Kathryn Hahn, Mila Kuis and Kristen Bell.
Talkin' Bout Your Generation
Starts Wednesday 5 September, 9.30pm on TVNZ 2
This brand new, comedic game show pits three generations against each other, for a riotous battle of wits!
To compete, the teams must answer questions, and play fun and irreverent pop culture games.
It's time to find out which generation really does rule the family roost!