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Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :'We're making progress with Maori TV - we've come up with the perfect name for it...just a handful of people actually believe in it, and we're unlikely ever to see it.' Taniwha TV. Otago Daily Times, 2 December 2002.

Reference Number: H-690-001

The New Zealand Minister of Maori Affairs, Parekura Horomia, shows off the new name 'Taniwha TV' on a television screen. A taniwha is a creature from Maori mythology.

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1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary), related to Garrick Tremain, Hon Parekura Tureia Horomia, Otago Daily Times (Newspaper), Maori Television Service, Cabinet ministers, Maori - Politicians and Maori - Television broadcasting.

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Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :'We're making progress with Maori TV - we've come up with the perfect name for it...just a handful of people actually believe in it, and we're unlikely ever to see it.' Taniwha TV. Otago Daily Times, 2 December 2002., Reference Number H-690-001 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 photocopy/iesA4 size photocopy. Single art work

Historical Notes: There was a wide belief at the time this cartoon was drawn that Maori television would never start broadcasting. This was proved wrong not long afterwards

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