The streaming giant’s first ‘Australia and New Zealand’ slate includes precisely zero New Zealand content, The Spinoff reports. A slate, within the industry, means a clutch of newly commissioned shows. But so far, it’s obvious that these are true-blue, fair-dinkum, throw-another-shrimp-on-the-barbie shows by Australians for Australians. This Disney+ slate is far from alone in Aotearoa having fallen off the map. The biggest subscription streaming platform is still Netflix – and it has just a tiny handful of shows from New Zealand, most buried deep in its catalogue.

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