20th January 2011
2010 will be remembered as the year that 3D movies finally hit
the mainstream. Hits like Avatar, Alice in Wonderland, How to Train
Your Dragon, Clash of the Titans and Toy Story 3 delivered a
dazzling 3D experience like filmgoers had never seen before.
Admittedly, children's 3D animation...
17th January 2011
The Lumix DMC-FT10's reputation as one of the world's
most rugged digital cameras was put to the test at this year's
Heineken Open, where Pro Tennnis players Eric Butorac and
Jean-Julien Rojer tried to smash the FT10 with their serving. Watch
the video to see who won the "serve off"...
12th January 2011
Today's product spotlight is on a recent addition to the
New Zealand market - the Panasonic ES-8249 Wet/Dry
Now you can enjoy dry shaving or the refreshing feeling of a wet
shave, with all the convenience of an electric razor. Fully water
submersible - you can even...
15th December 2010
The arrival of colour television to New Zealand in 1973 was a once
in a generation event which opened up a new chapter in how Kiwi's
saw themselves and others in an increasingly technological
Perhaps less dramatic, but no less significant, is the official
full switchover of...
14th December 2010
Get set for another exciting Heineken Open featuring the
Panasonic Singles and Doubles with more of the world's best ATP
tennis players alongside our top Kiwi talent too. It's New
Zealand's biggest and best men's professional sporting event and a
not-to-be-missed component of the summer...
1st December 2010
The 3D phenomenon, which broke all-time box-office records after
its theatrical release in December 2009, is now available in the
home on 3D Blu-ray Disc, exclusively with Panasonic!
Through a partnership between Panasonic and Twentieth Century Fox
Home Entertainment, consumers will...
22nd November 2010
Panasonic would like to congratulate participants of this
season's Panasonic People's Triathlon races. For full race results
and pictures from the event see http://www.peoplestri.com/default.asp?PageID=18776
Sunday › November 21, 2010 › Maraetai Beach › 8am start
22nd November 2010
As the Official Technology Sponsor of New Zealand's own Rhythm
and Vines Music Festival, Panasonic is giving FIVE lucky Kiwis the
chance to win a 3-day festival double pass to the event.
To enter, simply follow us on twitter at http://twitter.com/PanasonicNZ,
reply with a tweet to...
18th November 2010
To mark the official New Zealand launch of the world's first
professional 4/3" camera, Panasonic NZ are holding Product Release
Presentations in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.
Although primarily focused on the revolutionary new AG-AF102
camera, we will also be talking about...
14th November 2010
The compact HM-TA1 is Panasonic's new Full HD
multimedia camera built for easy video recording & image
Pocket Sized Pleasures
Small enough to pop in your pocket or slip into your bag, the HM-TA1
offers both full-HD video recording and high-quality photo...
12th November 2010
Panasonic is proud to have become the Official Technology
Partner of the Keep New Zealand
Beautiful Society in 2010. Nation-wide Keep New Zealand
Beautiful programmes have been running for over 20 years with
strong community support from volunteers. The organisation carries
20th October 2010
Discover the joys of bread-making with Simon and Alison Holsts'
new Bread book. In this new book two of New Zealand's best-loved
cooks show you with step by step instructions and colour photos how
to make your very own great-tasting breads.
Learn how to make basic white, brown or multi-grain...
20th October 2010
The Panasonic People's Triathlon Series is Auckland's longest
running triathlon series and in the 2010/2011 season will stage
four events between November and April. Two of these will be held
from Maraetai Beach while the other two will be held from Mission
As part of this series...
20th October 2010
The AF100 series is the world's first professional AVCHD Camera recorder with Four
Thirds Image Sensor (
full AG-AF102 details here). To help introduce this new
range, European Technical Product Manager, Luc Bara gives insights
into this new range of 4/3" handheld video cameras.
6th October 2010
The Panasonic Toughbook range of
laptops are engineered to cope with some of the most demanding
environments imaginable. All Toughbook models are made to meet or
exceed military specifications in our Panasonic factories.
The Toughbook has a long history of innovation which is...
4th October 2010
First things first: can I use my new 3D TV to watch regular
2D TV - or am I going to need two TVs?
You don't need two TVs to enjoy the 3D experience. Every Panasonic
Viera Full HD 3D TV is a highly capable Full HD 2D TV in its own
right, so you can watch as much of either type of content...
1st October 2010
In a recent survey conducted by SquareTrade, the leading
direct-to-consumer warranty company, Panasonic Lumix digital cameras have been
heralded as the most reliable point and shoot cameras
(Full report available
SquareTrade analysed failures for over 60,000 new
27th September 2010
Panasonic has recently introduced two new DIGA video recorders,
the DMR-BW880 Blu-ray recorder and the DMR-XW380 DVD
recorder. Both recorders feature twin freeview HD tuners which
enable users to record digital broadcasts in full-HD quality.
Besides their ability to record two digital...
24th September 2010
Due to popular demand, the much loved Panasonic bread bakery has
returned to New Zealand. The easy to use Panasonic
SD-257 bread maker is now available at all good retail
Alongside all the included recipes, we would also suggest giving
George Dale's gluten free bread recipe...
21st September 2010
Kids Witness News (KWN) is a hands-on film education programme
created to encourage students from years 5 to 13 to develop their
cognitive, communication and organizational skills through
developing a short documentary film using the latest Panasonic HD
Video and DVD technology.
25th August 2010
Winter 2010 saw the launch of a number of new Panasonic Lumix
models: the Lumix G2, TZ10 and FT2. Our colleagues over in
Australia have put together a series of great ads for each of these
The Lumix G2
G2 includes Intelligent Auto (IA) so you don't...
21st August 2010
Panasonic's 2010 line up of VIERA CAST-enabled high definition
TVs now allow for voice and video communication over Skype.
Our partners at Panasonic North America provide a great
explanation in the video below.
Official New Zealand press release
AUCKLAND, 17th June 2010...
20th August 2010
Alongside being a good platform to upload and share your photos
online, Flickr is also a good point of reference if you want to see
photos taken with a particular digital camera. The Flickr "camera finder"
tool groups photos taken by a particular camera and allows you to