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Annabelle Lee-Mather

Producer, Journalist [Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngāti Māmoe]

2020 Women in Film and Television (WIFT) NZ Awards
Award for Success in Television and Digital

2020 New Zealand Television Awards
Nominated for Best Current Affairs Programme (with Mihingarangi Forbes, Rewa Harriman and Philip Smith): The Hui
Te Māngai Paho Best Māori Programme (shared with Mihingarangi Forbes, Mahanga Pihama, Philip Smith and Deb Cope): NZ Wars - Stories of Waitara
Nominated for Best Original Reality Series (with Philip Smith, Carmen J Leonard and Susan Leonard): The Casketeers - Season 3

2019 Huawei Mate30 Pro New Zealand Television Awards
Best Original Reality Series (shared with Carmen J Leonard, Susan Leonard, and Philip Smith): The Casketeers
Best Māori Programme (shared with Carmen J Leonard, Susan Leonard and Philip Smith): The Casketeers

Nominated for Best Current Affairs Programme (with Rewa Harriman, Mihingarangi Forbes and Philip Smith): The Hui
Nominated for Best Live Event Coverage (with Mihingarangi Forbes, Rewa Harriman and Philip Smith): The Hui: Mike King Special

2018 Huawei Mate20 New Zealand Television Awards
Best Documentary (shared with Mihingarangi Forbes, Carmen J Leonard, Colin McCrae and Adrian Stevanon): NZ Wars: The Stories of Ruapekapeka 
Best Māori Programme (shared with Mihingarangi Forbes, Carmen J Leonard, Colin McCrae and Adrian Stevanon): NZ Wars: The Stories of Ruapekapeka
Best Original Reality Series: The Casketeers

Nominated for Best Māori Programme: The Casketeers
Nominated for Best Current Affairs Programme: The Hui

2018 Voyager Media Awards
Nominated for Best Team Investigation: for The Hui, Ngā Mōrehu: Survivors of State Abuse episode
Nominated for Best Innovation in Digital Storytelling: for NZ Wars: The Stories of Ruapekapeka

2017 New Zealand Television Awards
Best Māori Programme (shared with Adrian Stevanon and Mihingarangi Forbes): The Hui
Nominated for Best Current Affairs Programme (with Adrian Stevanon and Mihingarangi Forbes): The Hui

2014 World Indigenous Journalism Awards
Best Investigative Reporting (shared with Adrian Stevanon, Richard Langston and Mihingarangi Forbes) for: Native Affairs, Feathering the Nest episode

2011 Aotearoa Film and Television Awards
Best Current Affairs Series: Native Affairs