Rereātea - Midday News Bytes 24 August

Te Kāea reporters Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne, Rahia Timutimu and Native's Ward Kamo bring you today's latest news direct from the Māori Television newsroom.

Here's what was discussed today:

* NZ Fashion Week kicks off this week, Wepiha Te Kanawa talks with Māori designers

* Lisa Carrington wins gold at the Canoe Racing Worlds

* Tonga Mahuta Shield & Fox Memorial update

* Native Affairs explores the King's controversial speech made at the Coronation, and has Tukoroirangi Morgan in studio tonight

Tune in to Te Kāea later today at 5:30pm with live subtitles, and 7pm (repeat), and catch Native Affairs at 8:30pm tonight or livestream on