The Spinoff

Society
Sep 8, 2021

How to help during the delta outbreak

Keen to help but not sure how? Here are a few places to start.

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Media
Sep 7, 2021

The bumper Toby Morris & Siouxsie Wiles Covid-19 box set

All the illustrations and animations in one place.

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Politics
Sep 3, 2021

Live updates, September 3: 'Violent extremist' responsible for mall terrorist attack was 'known threat to New Zealand' 

Bringing you the latest on today's terror attack, the Covid-19 delta crisis – and more.

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Society
Sep 3, 2021

The Spinoff’s last minute lockdown Father’s Day gift guide

Did you forget about Father's Day because of all *gestures around* this? We've got you covered.

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Television
Sep 2, 2021

Every night Mum feeds the stray cats

In Night Ride – part of the Loading Docs 2021 collection – filmmaker Todd Karehana attempts to get to the bottom of his mum’s unusual nightly routine.

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New to streaming
Sep 1, 2021

What’s new to Netflix NZ, Neon and other streaming services in September

We round up everything coming to streaming services this month, including Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney+, Apple TV+, Neon and TVNZ OnDemand.

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Society
Aug 25, 2021

Watch every episode of On the Rag here

Join Alex Casey, Michèle A’Court and Leonie Hayden as they wrestle with some big issues in The Spinoff's feminist web series On the Rag.

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Society
Aug 25, 2021

No place for anti-vaxx rhetoric in maternity care, midwives told

Reports of midwives telling pregnant people not to get vaccinated has the industry worried.

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The Single Object
Aug 24, 2021

Watch every episode of The Single Object here

Five everyday objects, five incredible stories.

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Media
Aug 24, 2021

The best podcasts to listen to on your stupid little walk

Going on your lockdown walk and don’t want to be alone with your own thoughts? We’ve got you covered. 

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Society
Aug 23, 2021

Watch every episode of climate series 100 Year Forecast

How will Aotearoa change over the next century if we don't take climate action now? And what difference can we still make if we do?

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Society
Aug 20, 2021

Watch: The streets of Auckland under level four lockdown

Auckland’s usually busy streets are again all but empty after the country returned to level four lockdown – here's what that looked like.

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Politics
Aug 19, 2021
Politics
Aug 18, 2021

Live updates, August 18: New locations of interest date back more than two weeks

Bringing you the latest as New Zealand moves back into lockdown.

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Politics
Aug 17, 2021

Live updates, August 17: All of NZ to enter snap level four lockdown at midnight

“We have planned for this eventuality,” said Ardern. “Going hard and early has worked for us before."

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Media
Aug 6, 2021

We’re hiring: Membership and marketing coordinator

The Spinoff is recruiting a coordinator to assist with the delivery of marketing campaigns and to support our successful membership programme.

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Media
Aug 5, 2021

We’re hiring: part-time office manager, 12-month contract

Seeking an office manager to join our dynamic, creative organisation on a fixed-term contract as maternity cover.

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Media
Aug 4, 2021

‘A culture of acceptance of misconduct’: The MediaWorks review, explained

'I would like to unreservedly apologise on behalf of MediaWorks for MediaWorks’ failures over the past years.'

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NEON
Aug 2, 2021

Real talk: The highlights of Neon’s Documentary Spotlight

A bunch of the best TV documentaries of the year arrive on Neon this week. Here are the ones you won’t want to miss.

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New to streaming
Aug 1, 2021

What’s new to Netflix NZ, Neon and other streaming services in August

Everything coming to streaming services this month, including Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney+, Apple TV+, Neon and TVNZ OnDemand.

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Television
Jul 30, 2021

All sports interviews should be like this

Ruby Tui and Michaela Blyde look unassailable in the race for 'best interview at the Tokyo Olympics' gold.

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Media
Jul 28, 2021

We’re hiring: HR specialist, The Spinoff Group

The Spinoff Group is looking for an experienced HR specialist to help us navigate through a serious growth phase.

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Media
Jul 15, 2021

We’re hiring: account management roles at Daylight Creative

We are seeking an account director and an account manager to join the team at Daylight Creative, the new creative studio within The Spinoff Group.

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The Bulletin
Jul 13, 2021

We’re hiring: editor, The Bulletin

We're on the hunt for the next editor of our flagship morning newsletter.

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Science
Jul 9, 2021

‘So many wonderful ways of telling the story’: reflections on Drawing Science

Inspired by the success of Toby Morris and Siouxsie Wiles' Covid-19 collaborations, we brought 30 illustrators and scientists together to see if sparks would fly.

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