The New Zealand Herald

The New Zealand Herald Windows App gives you the latest news and most important stories of the day - hand-picked by our editors. It allows you to truly immerse yourself in the latest news in a highly visual and engaging way. Get the very best of the Herald at your fingertips, download now


  • Read all your favourite sections of the Herald - National, World, Business, Sport, Technology, Video, Entertainment, Motoring, Lifestyle, Travel and Opinion.
  • Pinch to view the full section navigation
  • Swipe between sections, and tap on the headline to read the full story.
  • Easily share stories with your social networks.
  • View the latest photo galleries and video in full screen.
  • Customise the news that matters to you by filtering and swiping in or out the sections of your choice.
  • Minimise the App to a side ‘snapped view’ to keep up-to-date while you’re doing other things.
  • Get the very best of the Herald at your fingertips.

Comments View all



4 June 2013

Still no scrolling!


25 January 2013

Used to be great but now the words have disappeared? Where is the news?


3 November 2012

Really great to stay tuned with NZ news on Surface!


26 October 2012

An easy to use and visually attractive application; NZ Herald is a worthwhile app' to have on your start menu - local news is only a tap away.


8 October 2012

beautiful news app, really love it