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Explore our past newsletters
We send an email newsletter highlighting collection items, upcoming events and other news from the Archive every three weeks.
28 March 2023
Māoriland Film Festival, two anniversaries, a chocolate treat, and more.
7 March 2023
Te Matatini, Split Enz, and a tourism relic of the space age.
14 February 2023
Waitangi Day, Valentine's Day, our new way of working, and more.
24 January 2023
Celebrating 100 years of the Chatham Cup, Tauranga on film, and more.
6 December 2022
Recent events and our contribution to Aotearoa New Zealand Histories.
15 November 2022
The Dame Gaylene Preston Legacy Project and more.
25 October 2022
Jazz from Cairo, live cinema event, 9 ½ and the EPA at 50.
4 October 2022
Utu Redux, The Te Kooti Trail, and some big anniversaries.
13 September 2022
Candid glimpses of the Queen, Te Wiki o te Reo Māori, and the New Zealand Wars on film.
23 August 2022
Winter sports, Free Radicals in Hong Kong, MAKURU and more.
3 August 2022
Classic cartoons in the Archive.
19 July 2022
Life aboard a troop ship, new Histories curriculum, and early colour footage.
14 June 2022
Introducing the Norm Hatch Collection.
17 May 2022
New Zealand Music Month at the Archive.
20 April 2022
Weaving and war stories.
29 March 2022
Homemade biscuits and homemade tanks.
8 March 2022
A Rail Roundup and Produce Exports.
15 February 2022
A special compilation and a new building.
18 January 2022
The Making of 'PATU!' and a gathering of waka.
21 December 2021
Best wishes for the holidays 🌞
30 November 2021
100 years of radio plus the stories of New Zealand.
2 November 2021
The invisible work of film preservation, plus kids review Len Lye.
12 October 2021
Cabbages, public health and a special delivery.
21 September 2021
Archival te reo words and a wavy journey.
31 August 2021
Online exhibitions for lockdown viewing.
10 August 2021
TOHE now open – the 1981 Springbok Tour and ‘PATU!’
20 July 2021
The voices of the past, Len Lye’s films, and a new exhibition on the Springbok Tour.
29 June 2021
Two new exhibitions – Len Lye and the '81 Springbok Tour.
8 June 2021
Our Oldest Film and Special Nitrate Videos.
18 May 2021
Archival cooking, DocEdge, and the Ahipara Women’s Fire Brigade.
27 April 2021
Handling nitrate film, 60 years of ads plus classic music videos.
6 April 2021
Caring for nitrate, our favourite jingles, and happy 40th to our film collection.
16 March 2021
Madam Carmen and A Colourful Collaboration.
23 February 2021
🎥 Dunedin 'Then and Now' Plus Mātauranga Māori.
2 February 2021
Reflecting on Waitangi, the Hawkes Bay Earthquake and more.
12 January 2021
'Stay Home Cinema', 1950s Road Safety, and DVDs to be Won.