Advertising Format Suite

Standard Advertising Formats

  • Standard Big Banner: 760x120, 728x90

    Standard Big Banner: 760x120, 728x90

  • Standard Big Banner: 760x120, 728x90

  • Standard Mrec (Medium Rectangle) 300x250

  • Half Page (Double Skyscraper): 300x600

  • Standard tile: 300x60, 300x50

  • Standard Tile: 300x60, 300x50

  • Billboard 970x250

  • Billboard 970x250

Mobile and Apps

Mobile website ( advertising placements and Apple/Android App options.

  • Mobile website 300x250 mrec

  • 300x50 standard mobile website tile

  • Mobile interstitial collapsing to 300x250 Mrec

  • Mobile interstitial collapsing to 300x50 tile

  • Mobile interstitial collapsing to 320x50 tile

  • Snow app splash screen (sponsorship)

  • Snow app tile 320x50

  • Marine app Maritime New Zealand splash screen (sponsorship)

  • Marine app tile 320x50


  • Towns and cities takeover with background skins and mrec

  • Shark Week homepage takeover

  • Grabaseat "Septemperature" map integration

  • Pak n Save map integration

  • Cruiseabout map integration

  • Mercedes-Benz Homepage map background

  • Interactive billboard takeover

  • Game of Thrones Homepage Takeover

Rich Media

User initiated creatives with animation or video, expandables that go beyond the confines of the standard display spaces, and campaigns that use forecast data.

  • Billboard with video embedded

  • Expandable mrec on homepage

  • Expandable mrec 300x250 > 300x600

  • 760x120 > 760x240 big banner expandable

  • Big banner 760x120 > 760x625 expandable

  • Video pre-roll

  • My Food Bag - 5 Day Forecast intergration (non standard format)

Forecast Photo Replacement

Replacement of forecast photo on towns-cities pages. Photo to replace a forecast type, eg all fine or rain. Can be clickable or/and have a companion mrec. Please refer to spec sheet for details.

  • Forecast image for fine/partly cloudy today with companion mrec

  • Forecast image for fine with companion mrec.

  • Forecast image with mrec.

  • Forecast image with a rugby forecast and companion mrec


A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available, here are some examples

  • Traffic sponsorship

  • Rural news sponsorship

  • Telfast pollen sponsorship (mobile)

  • Telfast pollen sponsorship

  • Email sponsorship

  • Garden guide sponsorship

  • Australia sponsorship

  • HRV Solar Forecast Partnership