Outsiders

Outsiders: The Perishable Rescue

Graeme is joined by Gerard Hindmarsh every week, for a new Outsiders.

19/02/2018

Outsiders: The Harriet affair

Gerard Hindmarsh sits down with Graeme Hill to talk about one of the most harrowing and brutal events in NZ history.

12/02/2018

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh

Graeme Hill talks with Gerard Hindmarsh, who is back with Outsiders - this week all about Abel Tasman.

05/02/2018

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - Richard Pearce

Graeme Hill talks with Gerard Hindmarsh as Weekend Variety Wireless returns for 2018, with Outsiders - this week on Richard Pearce.

29/01/2018

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh

This week Felix Von Luckner’s incredible life, his resourcefulness and outrageous escape from NZ as a prisoner of war in WW1.

30/10/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh

Captain John Howell, The Father of Riverton, one of our earliest settlements. Go here for the Outsider archive.

18/09/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh- The Banaban People

Gerard is in the bush this week so carrying on from last week’s story of human trafficking in the Pacific we replay his sad story of the Banaban peopl

11/09/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - The Blackbirders of the Pacific

Human cargo, slavery and forced labour in the Pacific and its legacy left today.

04/09/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - Tyree Photographers

This week the astounding work and historical images collection left by the industrious and enterprising Tyree Photographers of Nelson.

20/08/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - The Battle for Bellevue Spur

New Zealand’s darkest day. The Battle for Bellevue Spur during the 1917 Passchendaele offensive.

14/08/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - The Waterlilly escapade

The story of 7 young New Zealanders who sought to escape the gloom of the Great Depression and set sail for another life in the islands.

31/07/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - Harry Moffatt

This week the Anatori Goldfields storekeeper Harry Moffatt.

24/07/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - Karamea

The early purple prospects of what was an important port. Karamea and how it faded to the sleepy lovely town at the end of the road it is today.

17/07/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - Lighthouse Keepers of Kahurangi

This week 2 generations of the Page Family, Lighthouse Keepers of Kahurangi 1916-1958.

03/07/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - Ironworks

The Ironworks of Golden Bay. Now just a fascinating ruin, Gerard explains the grand industrial ambitions of John Haskett.

26/06/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - James Allen Ward

James Allen Ward VC, who saved his bomber and crew by climbing out on the wing to extinguish a fire in flight over Europe.

05/06/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - Ghost towns

This week the Ghost Towns and failed communities of New Zealand.

22/05/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh - The great tin rush

This week The Tin Rush! In 1888 one man became obsessed with imaginings of great wealth in one of our harshest landscapes, sub-alpine Stewart Island.

16/05/2017

Outsiders with Gerard Hindmarsh

This week The Lost Tribe of Fiordland. Myth and legend surround the remnant Hawea Tribe who were driven to the most isolated locations, but what is the truth behind these people?

07/05/2017