The Spinoff presents SUPERPOD 2019

Join the hosts of various The Spinoff podcasts as we look back at the car crash that was 2019.

The NZ-made menstrual cup that’s taking on the world

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to Robyn McLean, co-founder of The Hello Cup.

Food podcast: It’s our ham-crazed, Negroni-fuelled Christmas special

Dietary Requirements is The Spinoff’s monthly podcast in which we eat, drink and talk about it too, with special thanks to Freedom Farms. This month, we're joined by Hilary Pearson, general manager of Freedom Farms, for our Christmas episode.

The Spinoff Book podcast: Contemplating the end of the world with Alex Braae

In the second instalment of our new pop-up podcast, The Spinoff Book Out Loud, Alex Braae reads his unexpectedly personal post about the rise of climate protest movement Extinction Rebellion.

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The Real Pod: Colin Mathura-Jeffree tells us the story of the decade

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

FoodBowl is New Zealand’s food technology Wonka factory

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to Campbell Ellison from Callaghan Innovation and Alexandra Allan, CEO of Food Bowl.

The Fold with Duncan Greive: A new podcast covering the chaos of NZ media

A new podcast devoted to analysing New Zealand's media as it undergoes the biggest and most troublesome transition in its history.

The Spinoff Book podcast: Madeleine Chapman on life after those chip rankings

In the first instalment of our new pop-up podcast, The Spinoff Book Out Loud, Madeleine Chapman on the response to her scandalous ranking of New Zealand chips.

Politics podcast: Kris Faafoi and other tips for texting powerful MPs

Hell's bells it's Gone By Lunchtime, shooting the breeze on Kris Faafoi, Jason Kerrison, Winston Peters, NZ First donations, a cannabis referendum, and the year to come.

The Real Pod: In which the bread is dead and the top sheets divide us

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

Lessons learnt from a failed custom shoe start-up

This week, Business is Boring talks to Jodie Fox, co-founder of Shoes of Prey.

Papercuts books podcast: Band on the Run

Welcome back to Papercuts, our monthly books podcast hosted by Louisa Kasza, Jenna Todd and Kiran Dass.

On the Rag: Sometimes the best self-care is just having a big rage

Alex Casey, Leonie Hayden and Michèle A’Court tackle the past month in women, with thanks to our friends at The Women’s Bookshop.

How New Zealand could help save the world with environmental innovation

Clean tech could be a man-made solution to the man-made problem of climate change and Callaghan Innovation is leading the charge in New Zealand.

The Real Pod: In which we pray to the towering Bake Off pastry nun

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

The Auckland startup turning microgreens into green

This week Business is Boring host Simon Pound talks to Jeff Xu, CEO, and Ollie McDermot, co-founder and designer of Micropod.