Kiwi team, Aviation Bacon, in Australian Spartan.

Australian Spartan
Starts Sunday 4 March, 7pm on TVNZ 2

The New Zealanders are coming to take on the Aussies, in the toughest test of teamwork ever!

Inspired by the world-wide fitness phenomenon, Australian Spartan will have you on the edge of your seat.

Teams take on the world's toughest obstacle course, in the ultimate test of strength and speed.

Kiwi para skier, Corey Peters.

PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games
Starts Friday 9 March on DUKE

This year, the Games will see 670 athletes from 45 countries, compete in 80 events across six Para sports. 

TVNZ will deliver comprehensive coverage for the fans, live and free on DUKE.

The opening ceremony starts midnight Friday 9 March, live from the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium.


The Week the Landlords Moved In.

The Week the Landlords Moved In
Starts Wednesday 7 March, 7.30pm on TVNZ 1

In the UK, growing demand and lack of supply means it's fast-becoming a landlord's market. 

The number of renters is increasing, but the living standards are dropping. 

This series challenges successful landlords to spend an eye-opening week living in one of their rentals, on their tenant's budget.


Murder Uncovered host, Michael Usher.

Murder Uncovered
Starts Tuesday 6 March, 8.45pm on TVNZ 1

In this acclaimed new series, delve into Australia's most infamous and chilling high-profile crimes. 

Each episode revisits a different case that enraged the country, featuring new breakthroughs and fresh leads. 

Gain access to interviews with the police, victims, witnesses, prime suspects, and in some cases even the murderers. 


A bridge featured in Supersize Structures.

Supersize Structures
Starts Wednesday 7 March, 9.50pm on TVNZ 1

Take a look at one hundred years of striving to make the biggest, heaviest and tallest structures. 

The meaning of 'supersized' has changed over time. For example, the modern cruise ship Oasis is five times the size of the famous Titanic.

We'll also hear from the experts about the logistical challenges in creating these supersized marvels. 


Arnold Schwarzenegger as the Terminator.

Terminator: Genysis
Sunday 4 March, 8.30pm on TVNZ 2

In the latest Terminator instalment,  Sgt. Kyle Reese is sent back to 1984 to safeguard the future. 

But an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline, endangering humankind.

Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Emilia Clarke.


Kate Elliot as Jean Batten.

Thursday 8 March, 8.30pm on TVNZ 1 or stream now on TVNZ OnDemand

To celebrate International Women's Day, TVNZ 1 is re-screening the story of New Zealand's most famous aviator. 

Jean Batten, a celebrity and mystery, risked everything to be the first person to fly solo from England to NZ. 

At the 2017 Television Awards, Jean won Best Drama, Best Actress, Best Script and Best Director. 


On the slopes in Slick as Ice.

Slick as Ice
Sunday 4 March, 8.30am on TVNZ 1 and 8pm on DUKE

From the slopes of the South Island's Cardrona ski field, to PyeongChang, South Korea.

Meet the elite snow athletes heading to the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games. 

We take a look at the pain, dedication and commitment the Paralympians invest in the lead up to the Games.


Jack and his grandpa.

Grandpa's Great Escape
Monday 5 March, 12pm on TVNZ OnDemand

The heart-warming adaptation of David Walliams' best-selling children's book. 

Jack decides to help his grandpa, a WW2 flying ace, escape from the old folks' home where he lives. 

Starring Tim Courtenay, Jennifer Saunder and David Walliams himself.