Te Rina Kowhai

Te Rina Kowhai is Newshub's first ever Māori Affairs Correspondent.

She joined the Newshub team at the start of 2022, and a finalist for two categories at the 2023 Voyager Media Awards.

For more than a decade she has worked in Māori Media on various News and Current Affairs programmes as a reporter, producer and director.

She was also part of the first-ever live reo commentary team for the Silver Ferns Constellation Cup Series in 2021.

Te Rina was raised in Gisborne and is of Ngāti Porou and Ngāpuhi descent. She is a bilingual speaker with knowledge of Te Ao Māori.

Email: terina_kowhai@discovery.com

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