HGTV NZ, and sister broadcast station Choice TV, joined the Discovery, Inc. family in late 2019. Discovery, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) is a global leader in real life entertainment, serving a passionate audience of superfans around the world with content that inspires, informs and entertains. Discovery delivers more than 8,000 hours of original programming each year and is available in 220 countries and territories in nearly 50 languages.
Both HGTV NZ and Choice TV are Discovery’s first free-to-air channels in the Australia, New Zealand and Pacific region. Since 2016, HGTV NZ has provided New Zealand audiences with home and property improvement programmes.
HGTV NZ is available on New Zealand’s Freeview Channel 17 and Sky’s Channel 21. Discovery has operated in New Zealand since 1994, when its Discovery Channel first launched on Sky. Choice TV and HGTV join Discovery’s six local pay-tv channels: Discovery Channel, Animal Planet, TLC, Food Network, The Living Channel and Discovery Turbo.