New Zealand’s news & multimedia

Balanced. Fair. Accurate. Independent. The media all media turn to.

  • Emily Smith and Brooke Peris of Australia challenge Emily Naylor of New Zealand during a women's hockey trial match at the XX Commonwealth Games.
    Emily Smith and Brooke Peris of Australia challenge Emily Naylor of New Zealand during a women's hockey trial match at the XX Commonwealth Games.
  • New Zealand have enjoyed a second romp at the Four Nations women's hockey tournament in Dublin as they build up for the Commonwealth Games. (EPA/BAS CZERWINSKI)
    New Zealand have enjoyed a second romp at the Four Nations women's hockey tournament in Dublin as they build up for the Commonwealth Games. (EPA/BAS CZERWINSKI)
  • New Zealand world champion sailors Peter Burling and Blair Tuke have maintained their post-Olympic winning streak with victory at European 49er championships in Finland. (EPA/MONTSERRAT T DIEZ)
    New Zealand world champion sailors Peter Burling and Blair Tuke have maintained their post-Olympic winning streak with victory at European 49er championships in Finland. (EPA/MONTSERRAT T DIEZ)
  • New Zealand have been crowned rowing World Cup series winners following another heavy medal haul at the third and final regatta in Switzerland. (EPA/URS FLUEELER)
    New Zealand have been crowned rowing World Cup series winners following another heavy medal haul at the third and final regatta in Switzerland. (EPA/URS FLUEELER)
  • Warriors coach Andrew McFadden lauded his side's composure after their 48-0 thrashing of the Eels at Mount Smart Stadium on Saturday night.  (AAP Image/Action Photographics, Shane Wenzlick)
    Warriors coach Andrew McFadden lauded his side's composure after their 48-0 thrashing of the Eels at Mount Smart Stadium on Saturday night. (AAP Image/Action Photographics, Shane Wenzlick)
Next News Previous News
  • About NZN

    The source you can trust

    NZN is owned and operated by the highly reputable news agency, Australian Associated Press. Its New Zealand team of journalists are passionate about the country, ensuring they fairly and accurately report events and issues of interest to New Zealanders.

    View
  • Services

    Breaking news comes to life

    Stories can be told in many ways; it's not just about the words. Images, video and interactive graphics add layers and context and bring stories to life. NZN is about informing, entertaining and inspiring its audience.

    View
  • Behind the News

    Integrity woven into our DNA

    NZ Newswire is staffed and run by experienced New Zealand journalists with the full backing and resources of AAP, which has a reputation as one of the most trusted and innovative independent news agencies.

    View
  • Contact Us

    Wellington

    P:  +64 4 917 5100

    Auckland

    P:  +64 9 928 5050

    Enquiries & Subscriptions
Headlines
  •    Greens looking at one less MP   |   Dire party vote leaves Labour foundering   |   High spirits at NZ First event   |   National venue waits for blue wave   |   Nats could govern alone if its vote holds   |   Man sets himself alight in Tauranga   |   Hansen wants lessons via wins not losses   |   KatiKati fisherman gets himself ashore   |   Convicted fraudsters win retrial   |   Roosters beat Cowboys in NRL thriller   |   Powered by AAP