Reporters Wikitōria Day and Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne bring you today's latest news direct from the Māori Television newsroom.
In today's news:
* RSA, Defence Force, Countdown joining forces to collate special packages to send to NZ troops overseas this Xmas holiday
* Daylight savings this weekend, check our some helpful tips on our website
* Mark Hager announces Black Sticks Women's team, 5 Māori players make the main squad
Tune in to Te Kāea later today at 5:30pm with live subtitles, and 7pm (repeat).