Coast New Zealand

Historian Neil Oliver is joined by a team of local experts to celebrate New Zealand's unique history, people, archeology, geography and wildlife. Shot with the trademark Coast award-winning cinematography, this series transports viewers to a picturesque paradise. With a wealth of intriguing tales and inspiring locations to draw from, this is a fun and informative tour of a remarkable coastline.


Air Date: June 22, 2019 - 42:15
South Westland covers a narrow tract of land that extends from glacier to ocean. Dave Murray lands his own plane on remote Big Bay paving the way for a historic flight of the NZ's first ever commercial aircraft
Air Date: June 15, 2019 - 43:55
It was once the country's busiest port, but Kaipara Harbour is also the deadliest; thought to have claimed up to 150 shipwrecks since the 1840s. Neil Oliver hits Ripiro Beach and is treated to a sound and light show at Gibbs Farm.