Saturday 23 September 2017
Below is a round up of media coverage for the New Zealand Election 2017 results tonight.
ABC News 24
ABC News is broadcasting ABC News: NZ Votes from 5 pm to 8 pm.
New Zealand election 2017 live commentary.
Sky News Live – Foxtel
Sky News Live (Ch 601) is broadcasting New Zealand Decides 2017 from 4.30 pm to 10.00 pm AEST.
NewsHub are tracking the results from 7 pm, NZ Elections 2017: Live Results.
Radio NZ Election17
RNZ’s election night coverage will be presented on a whopping seven different platforms as well as being projected onto the moon. John Campbell will be presenting from his Checkpoint studio in central Auckland with RNZ’s Political Editor Jane Patterson and Māori Affairs reporter Mihingarangi Forbes, and Guyon Espiner will be joined by a team of six expert commentators at the University of Auckland’s state of the art television studio in Shortland Street.
1 NEWS Vote 17 Election Night Special
This election night special will be fronted by Seven Sharp’s Mike Hosking and Breakfast’s Hilary Barry, 1 NEWS at Six’s Simon Dallow and Wendy Petrie, 1 NEWS political editor Corin Dann and Sunday’s Jehan Casinader. Will feature “new state of the art graphics and studio tech” and give viewers their first look at 1 NEWS’ new augmented reality studio.
Hosted by Duncan Garner, who will be joined by Newshub political editor Patrick Gower, The Nation host Lisa Owen.
Māori Television’s Election Aotearoa
Oriini Kaipara, Matai Smith and Heta Gardiner will be crossing to reporters across the country, and in the studio former Māori Party leader Dame Tariana Turia and former Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu chairman Sir Mark Solomon will be joined by seasoned broadcasters to dissect the incoming results. A second studio youth panel with anchor Kawe Roes will canvass social media.
Join hosts Morgan Avery and Ben Gracewood for NZ’s most independent and lowest budget election results show, with up-to-the-minute results, probably ill-informed blustering and their World Famous* Cupcake Parliament data visualisations.
Post election coverage
Māori Television The Morning After special
24 September, 8.00am, Māori Television
RNZ National’s post-election coverage
24 September, 9.00am, streamed live on RNZ Nation
Morning Report presenter Susie Ferguson and Nine To Noon host Kathryn Ryan join forces for a 2 hour special.
The Hui post-election night 60-minute special
24 September, 9.00 am, Three
The Nation post-election show
24 September, 10.00 am, Three
[With thanks to the Spinoff Election page].