Kiwi Podcasts

A curated podcast list by Dean Warwick
Creation Date January 20th, 2019
Updated Date Updated October 1st, 2019
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Podcasts from New Zealand creators
History of Aotearoa New Zealand Podcast
The History of Aotearoa New Zealand Podcast is a chronological and narrative telling of the history of New Zealand. Each episode we tell the story of our island nation in an interesting and informative way! Join us to learn more about what made Aotearoa what is today from the first settlement by Tangata Whenua, The Treaty of Waitangi, The Land Wars, The King Movement, WWII and a whole host of other topics! I recommend listening in order as that will give you a fuller and deeper understanding of what we talk about in later episodes. So crack into Episode 0 and I hope to see you soon!
Straight Up!
🎙 Our podcast 🎙is about human centred led people/companies - we will be hosting 🥝 kiwis 🥝(plus some international guests) from all industries, like business, design, customer experience, sales, tech etc. To tell us about their process, experiences and what does human centre means to them 🍻 Each of us has the knowledge and experiences they accumulated through life. ✨ Learning from the experience of others is one of the things that accelerate the progress of work and the understanding of how to evolve and innovate ↗️↗️↗️ 👐 You are invited to join us on this fascinating journey and dive into the mind of curious and exceptional people 👑 We are 👉 Steven Male - Founder of Inbound NZ 👈 & 👉 Avi Shenkin - Founder of EndUser 👈
Up In Ten Club
Start your day with Jaslyn, your morning toast, as she helps you get up with ten more minutes of entertainment.
On The Rag
Every month Spinoff TV editor Alex Casey, comedian and writer Michele A’Court and Mana magazine editor Leonie Hayden come together to discuss the previous month for women in New Zealand.
Mud & Blood
Mud & Blood is a podcast focused on tabletop RPGs of a grim & dark nature. Join Liam Stevens and Matt Kay as they discuss and review RPGs and interview their creators. Connect with us on: Website: ; Twitter: @mudandbloodcast ; Facebook: @mudandbloodcast ; Discord: ; Google+: ; Twitch: @mudandbloodcast ; YouTube: . Music used with permission by Danheim.
Morgue reads his own tweets out loud
Morgan Davie (@mr_orgue on twitter) reads his tweets out loud, so you can hear them read out loud.
Diceratops Presents
Comedians, improvisers and game designers bring tabletop games like Dungeons & Dragons to the stage! Enjoy sold-out Diceratops live shows, along with behind-the-scenes moments and other special features. Diceratops is based in Wellington, New Zealand. Our shows are for everyone and every show stands alone, so jump in anywhere!
Still Any Good?
We run the risk of ruining our childhoods by revisiting fondly remembered films. Hosted by Robert Johnson and Christopher Webb.
Hearts and Dice podcast
Steve, Dan and Jamie talk about roleplaying, social psychology, things we've learned, social contracts and consent in tabletop gaming. (Some LARP mentions, some profanity.)
How To Save The World Podcast
An environmental podcast that uses science, humour and suggestions on real world action you can take to make a positive contribution to help the planet. Hosted by Waveney Warth (an environmental advocate who went 100% waste-free for an entire year) and Tim Batt (a comedian who’s trying to learn and do better by the planet). We discuss everything from organic farming to Fairtrade, to renewable energy to greenwashing, aiming to inform and arm you with ways to help the environment.
Jewels From NZ
Kia Ora! Welcome to New Zealand. Seen as the home of fantasy, rugby and sheep, I'm keen to tell you more about who we are. Jewels from NZ is a weekly podcast talking NZ news, history, culture and myths. Along the way you'll hear about all about me and my crazy life. So who am I? I'm Julz: singer🎶, RPG podcaster⚔, whiskey drinker🥃, comedian😂 and HUGE fan of Aotearoa New Zealand 🥝. Kiwi's are known for our easy-going, can-do attitude. So I'm learning as I go but 'She'll be right. Sweet As!' Thanks for listening 💖 Aroha nui! Lets be Instabuddies!
Taringa Podcast
Whakarongo ki a Taringa - listen to Taringa, a bilingual podcast brought to you by Te Wānanga o Aotearoa.
The Watercooler
Inspired by many well-known storytelling events and podcasts held worldwide (The Moth, This American Life), The Watercooler is a platform for people from all walks to tell stories both true and imagined. Storytellers are given a simple brief to share a story inspired by the month’s theme, whether based on real-life experiences or entirely fictional. Recorded live Basement Theatre (Auckland). Want to share your story? Register your interest to speak at a future event by emailing the organiser:
New Zealand Real Estate Report
New Zealand Real Estate News is a weekly round-up of residential property news with business journalist Steve Hart. The programme reports on housing trends, home loans, property investment and anything to do with residential real estate. See
The Frickin Dangerous Bro Show
Kiwi sketch comedy legends Frickin Dangerous Bro serve up news, pop culture and social commentary with a large helping of laughs. Starring Jamaine Ross, James Roque and Pax Assadi.
Cult Popture
If movies and TV mattered, we’d be talking about the issues that matter.Home of Film Franchise Fortnights, our podcast where we watch and discuss a randomly chosen film franchise every two weeks! LIKE US ON FACEBOOK ► FOLLOW US ON TWITTER ► SUBSCRIBE TO US ON YOUTUBE ► SUBSCRIBE TO US ON ITUNES ► EMAIL US AT ► FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM ► VISIT THE WEBSITE ►
RNZ: Black Sheep
The shady, controversial and sometimes downright villainous characters of New Zealand history, presented by William Ray.
SH People's Politburo
SH People’s Politburo is a podcast hosted by three New Zealand-based socialists, Emmy, Ti, and Justine. People’s Politburo is a fortnightly podcast that digs deep into the dungheap of New Zealand and international politics, giving you a steaming socialist perspective on current affairs. Be sure to subscribe to the podcast on your podcatcher of choice so you don’t miss out on any episodes. Please consider supporting our Patreon so we can continue to trash talk about New Zealand’s ruling class and its absurdities. Here’s a link:
The N.Z Music Show
No more flipping stations in primitive fashion to find quality independent Music from very talented musicians/artists from ALL genres across New Zealand will be featured on The N.Z Music Show.
Tales of History and Imagination
Strange and eccentric tales from throughout History from musician, academic and former Mastermind contestant Simone T Whitlow
A podcast series chronicling New Zealander Guy Montgomery efforts in hosting prospective friend and Australian man, Carlo Ritchie in his house for one week. Each day they chart their experiences and feelings for your listening pleasure.
Worst Idea Of All Time Podcast
Comedians Guy Montgomery and Tim Batt review a movie once a week, every week, for a year. Year one: Grown Ups 2. Year two: Sex and The City 2. Year Three: We Are Your Friends. A podcast host by two boiz who have more commitment than talent.
The N to Z of Film
A podcast where Andy and Rajeev talk about movies. All movies discussed (so far) have some sort of connection to that hobbit filled paradise: New Zealand.
Boners of The Heart Podcast
Rose Matafeo and Alice Snedden are three things: Female, funny and friends. This podcast is an exploration of two comedians' unlikely celebrity crushes (including Rick Moranis and Danny DeVito) and all the divergent personal stories which may explain why these gals turned out how they did. Rose's globe-trotting, TV-starring comedy chops come up against Alice's hilarious improv-honed brain and abandoned (though completed) law degree.
Fate of Isen: A Kiwi D&D Podcast
The Fate of Isen is a fun and loose D&D actual-play podcast recorded in Wellington, New Zealand. Join the quest as three unlikely heroes - Banffor, Marley, and Trestlespoon - fumble their way through saving the world of Isen from the evil Arkvale Empire. There’s gods, demons, weta folk, and so much more!
Waiting for Review
A weekly discussion between two iOS developers and special guests from the community. We talk about the Apple ecosystem, our lives, our projects, and usually get far too excited about the release of Apple products. Waiting for Review is hosted by Dave Nott, in the UK, and David Wood, in New Zealand.
The Wolf of Queen Street
Welcome to the Wolf of Queen Street. Business insights, trends and some chaos from a South African making New Zealand home.
Class Act
The leaky homes debacle has caused untold misery and stress for literally thousands of New Zealand homeowners. Class Act tells the story of one of the biggest class action lawsuits in New Zealand legal history brought by ordinary Kiwis alleging that a building product manufacturer’s products are defective, substandard and have ruined their lives.
Sunshine & PowerCuts
Embark on a journey to reconnect with nature and re-sync yourself to the world around you. Tune in for insights into life off-grid. Re-discover what Lights You Up and Let the Light In so that you can Shine Bright! Life is beautiful; Enjoy its beauty and be [em]powered by nature.
Regen E Racing Podcast
Electric Racing Podcast. Deano & Chris will cover news, previews, race reviews, and more. Series covered: Formula E, Moto E, Extreme E, Roborace & Jaguar I-PACE eTrophy.
Access Granted NZ
🎙️ Behind the scenes of #tech, #media, and #startups #podcast🤗 Hosts of @WellyTechNZ🎧 Find us on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify and your podcast app
High Expectations Podcast
High Expectations is a podcast by New Zealand women about relationships, pop culture, friendship, films, books, sex positivity, music, and whatever we feel like talking about!
Smile And Pod
Smile and Pod is a podcast hosted by Jess Smith. It features guests who have succeeded in their chosen fields, both well known and new names, and focuses on how they got to where they are now, challenges they overcame and any advice they can pass on to listeners. Prepare to be inspired!
Retrospect '60s Garage Punk Show
'60s garage punk, garage rock, proto-punk, freak beat and psychedelia from the entire planet. Your regular toe-tapping trip down memory lane this ain't! This is a weekly show hosted by Phil Grey and first broadcast on Free FM [Hamilton, New Zealand], an Access radio station proudly supported by NZ on Air, with repeat airings across New Zealand and selected Canadian community and campus stations.
The Musician's Map Podcast
Interviews and discussions with musicians and music industry professionals - it's all about positive progress and sharing knowledge for musicians, artists and anyone in the music industry.
NZFreeLaw Podcast
Legal Podcast about the law in New Zealand. Learn about the law in NZ.
So, anyway... a podcast
A variety podcast recorded in the Old Chronicle building, Whanganui, New Zealand. A different guest each episode.
The Human Show: Innovation through Social Science
If you want to understand how social scientists study human behaviour, how design specialists innovate or want to know more about how they can successfully work together and enhance each other, then you have come to the right place! Join Corina and Angel as they engage with anthropologists, other researchers and industry specialists from all over the world. The discussions will be about their specific work in understanding people and how they apply that understanding to advance business and/or larger societal goals. Whether you are a professional working in business and/or academia, still doing your studies or just simply interested in this topic, thank you for being here, and we hope you enjoy it!
The SpecFicNZ Podcast
A new podcast featuring New Zealand based creators of speculative fiction, science fiction, and fantasy. A new episode is published approximately once a fortnight.
Stupid Questions for Scientists
A brilliantly entertaining podcast hosted by Dr Michelle Dickinson that brings together top comedians and scientists in a show for grown-ups.
Tekau Nga Waiata Pai - NZ Indie Top 10
Monthly Top 10 New Zealand indie/alt music tracks as chosen by Free FM side-project The Hum 106.7FM and Hamilton Underground Press
Field Officer 60302 Gwen Ortiz is a glass-mender in charge of investigating the shattering incident, an event where every piece of glass within a five mile radius was blown to smithereens. During her investigation, she becomes entangled in an old friendship, one that drags her into the underbelly of [Redacted] City.
Sweetman Podcast
In-depth conversations with writers, artists, actors, musicians - I talk to creative people about what they do, why they do it and how they manage their work, hobbies and life.
NZ Tech Podcast
Each episode, Paul Spain and guests discuss what's happening in the world of technology, gadgets and telecommunications around the world and in New Zealand.
Electric Vehicle Podcast: EV news and discussions
Electric Vehicle / EV news, interviews and discussions - keeping audiences informed about the latest on electric cars - plus broader discussion around electric bikes, boats, planes and sustainability.
TVNZ Football Club
Weekly football show with Chris Chang, focussing on the Premier League, NZ football and the game worldwide.
Phoenix City
Join Frostie, Cam, Dave and Ella as they discuss Wellington Phoenix FC's plight in the Hyundai A-League, as well as everything in New Zealand football.
Life and Times of Warwickz Farm
Trials and tribulations of building a rare breeds farm on a shoestring budget. This podcast in part is a reading of my book Canterbury Tails by Chris Gilberd and also antics and new stories from a host of delightful creatures on the farm.
Either or Neither
A would you rather podcast that looks at the hard questions pie or cake... Vegemite or Marmite. Each episode brings a new topic and new mayhem!
Don't Give Up Your Day Job's Podcast
Don’t Give Up Your Day Job is a podcast series from kiwi musicians Bobby Kennedy and Danny McCrum.The idea of this podcast is to give people an insight into the real workings of the careers of creative professionals. The fact is creative professionals are fascinating characters who have had to work very hard and overcome many personal and professional obstacles. They are dedicated, multi-talented people who make great sacrifices and take great risks and we think this is worth celebrating.So join us as we chat to musicians, producers, actors, artists, engineers and others about their professional and personal stories.
Talking with Dinosaurs
Angry person discusses dinosaurs. You like dinosaurs, so you'll love this! A short, punchy comedy podcast detailing the minutiae of dinosaurs, and why they are just plain ridiculous. Get in quick, positions are limited!
The Chris and Sam Podcast
The podcast of two friends Chris and Sam from New Zealand, covering randomness technology and life. Every week we talk about something that will entertain, enlighten or is just interesting in a lighthearted setting. Tune in and pull up a bar stool and see what we have been up to lately.
We promote the positive side and positive people of Maoridom! This podcast's aim is to provide everyone, Maori and non-Maori alike to experience our beautiful culture and people as it is, not as it has been stigmatised to be in the past. Hosted by Scott and Daz, we're bringing you onboard with us to listen to some amazing Maori people absolutely crushing it in modern society and challenging all of the norms. Fuuuee Whanau - lets get our ears excited!
One More Crime
A NZ based true crime podcast , where we talk crimes that shocked the nation, as well as unsolved mysteries.
Soul Sisterhood NZ
Hello and welcome to Soul Sisterhood. Lucia and Katie are two women in their 20's ready to talk about the real stuff. Passionate about sharing their stories and opinions, reflecting on the world and bringing everyone into the sisterhood. Grab a cup of tea and join in on the conversation about the struggles and spontaneity of life. Love K & L xxxx
Hashtag ME - Podcast Network
The home of NZ social media, web, tech and gaming podcasts!
Movie Reviews in 20 Q’s
What happens when you take a popular movie, and ask 20 funny, poignant, or just plain weird questions about it? This.
Podcast weblog for seminars presented at Manatū Taonga - the Ministry for Culture and Heritage
The History of Egypt Podcast
Learn about ancient Egypt, as *they* described it. We use ancient texts, archaeology and social history to explore their civilization and weave a tale of pharaohs, pyramids, gods, monuments and people. The History of Egypt Podcast uses the ancients' own words to describe their society, and is written by a trained Egyptologist. A member of the Agora Podcast Network.
The Nerd Degree
The Nerd Degree is a monthly comedy panel show performed live at Orange Studios in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Kiwi Talkz
Guests from all over New Zealand talk about their particular fields of expertise. From nutritionists to actors, rappers to politicians every podcast will be different