Te Reo (TV channel)
Te Reo logo
|Launched||28 March 2008|
|Owned by||New Zealand Government
Te Putahi Paoho
|Picture format||576i 16:9
|DVB 64-QAM on band IV|
|DVB QPSK on 1925 @ 12456 MHz|
Te Reo (Māori: "the language") is a New Zealand TV station broadcasting programmes exclusively in the Māori language (Te Reo Māori) with no advertising or subtitles. It also broadcasts special tribal programming and offers particular focus on new programming for the fluent audience.
The channel initially broadcast for three hours a day, seven days a week, during the prime time hours of 8.00 PM to 11.00 PM from Friday 28 March on Freeview Satellite. It was later added for Sky/Vodafone subscribers.
At present, the channel broadcasts, on average, from 11:30am to 11:00pm.