A blind ranking of the lucky souls on The Amazing Race: Australia

Let’s meet the brave Australians who threw caution to the wind in search of $250,000 and a free trip around the planet. 

What you need to know about the world of Noughts + Crosses

Sam Brooks brings us up to speed on what you need to know before you watch Noughts + Crosses, set in an alternate version of present day Britain.

The Kirstie and Phil guide to conflict resolution

Tara Ward investigates how property gurus Kirstie and Phil can help us with our own interpersonal property dilemmas.

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Bringing back the Buchmans: Celebrating the mad ’90s moments in Mad About You

Nearly 30 years after its first episode, Mad About You is back. Tara Ward travels back to in time to celebrate the show’s most '90s moments. 

Meet the dog who is absolutely mad for Country Calendar

To celebrate the return of Country Calendar to TVNZ1, Alex Casey tracks down the show's biggest canine fan. 

How to watch the best European TV drama for free

Tara Ward rounds up the best European drama for your viewing pleasure. 

The underdog bites back: Meet the consumer crusader behind Fair Go

After 43 years on the telly, Fair Go knows exactly how to stick up for Kiwi consumers. Tara Ward talks to Sophie Baird, the woman changing New Zealand, one consumer complaint at a time. 

The only thing Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist needs is more Kiwi bangers

Sam Brooks investigates what would happen if Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist took a trip to New Zealand to listen to our finest export: Our bangers.

All the things that Jamie Oliver does when he’s not cooking lovely grub

Tara Ward celebrates the former Naked Chef's achievements both inside and outside the kitchen.

Here’s how long it will take to watch some of the most bingeable shows

Sam Brooks covers how long it’ll take to binge some of the most bingeable shows – and how to prepare to for it.

Finally, a cricket game we can all relate to

If the rugby players look like garbage out there on the field – well, that’s us too.

You keep us hanging on: Celebrating the best-ever Shortland Street cliffhangers

Tara Ward pens a tribute to the one constant in New Zealand television: The Shortland Street Christmas cliffhanger.  

All the things in David Attenborough’s new series that will make you cry

The gentle godfather of nature returns in Seven Worlds: One Planet on TVNZ 1 tonight, and you best have your tissues at the ready. 

How Josh Thomson became Satan for Christmas

Alex Casey talks to Josh Thomson about his satanic transformation in tonight’s Wellington Paranormal Christmas Special on TVNZ2. 

First, clench your jaw: The perfect recipe for a quality British crime drama

Another British drama, another moody small town with more murders than actual people – but what makes a truly great one? Drama masterchef Tara Ward has the recipe down.