Survivor New Zealand: Thailand
Season Information
Version: New Zealand
Season No.: 2
Filming Location: Lake Vajiralongkorn, Khao Laem National Park, Thailand
Filming Dates: January 2018 - February 2018
No. of Days: 40
No. of Survivors: 18
Tribes: Chani
Survivor nz thailand cast
Opening Sequence
Survivor NZ Thailand - Intro

Survivor NZ Thailand - Intro

Season Chronology
Previous: Nicaragua

Survivor New Zealand: Thailand is the second season of competitive reality TV show Survivor New Zealand.



  • 18 Castaways: For the first time in the New Zealand series, the season will begin with 18 castaways.
  • The Outpost: When called upon, tribes will send a representative to "The Outpost" where castaways will receive a challenge for reward and/or a dilemma to complete.


Contestant Tribe Affiliation Finish Votes
Original Tribe Switched Tribes Merged Tribe
NZ2 josefien t Jose Maasdam
23, Blenheim, MBH
Chani 1st Voted Out
Day 3
NZ2 karla t Karla Karaitiana
37, Palmerston North, MWT
Chani 2nd Voted Out
Day 6
NZ2 franky t Franky March
24, Auckland, AUK
Chani 3rd Voted Out
Day 9
NZ2 kaysha t Kaysha Whakarau
24, Horowhenua, MWT
Khangkhaw 4th Voted Out
Day 12
NZ2 liam t Liam Hose
23, Tauranga, BOP
Chani Khangkhaw 5th Voted Out
Day 15
NZ2 adam t Adam O'Brien
28, Auckland, AUK
Khangkhaw Chani 1
NZ2 arun t Arun Bola
30, Hamilton, WKO
Chani Chani
NZ2 brad t Brad Norris
27, Nelson, TAS
Khangkhaw Khangkhaw 3
NZ2 dave t Dave Lipanovic
26, Auckland, AUK
Chani Chani
NZ2 dylan t Dylan Conrad
26, Whangarei, NTL
Khangkhaw Chani 2
NZ2 eve t Eve Clarke
26, Auckland, AUK
Chani Khangkhaw 1
NZ2 jt t JT Muirhead
32, Ashhurst, MWT
Chani Khangkhaw
NZ2 josh t Josh Hickford
27, New Plymouth, TKI
Khangkhaw Chani
NZ2 lisa t Lisa Stanger
38, Christchurch, CAN
Khangkhaw Khangkhaw
NZ2 matt t Matt Hancock
25, Auckland, AUK
Khangkhaw Chani
NZ2 renee t Renee Clarke
28, Auckland, AUK
Chani Chani
NZ2 tara t Tara Thorowgood
44, Hamilton, WKO
Khangkhaw Khangkhaw
NZ2 tess t Tess Fahey
24, Christchurch, CAN
Khangkhaw Khangkhaw 1

Season Summary

Episode Guide

Episode Air Date Challenges Eliminated Vote Finish
Reward Immunity
1 April 22, 2018 Jose1
Khangkhaw Jose 6-3 1st Voted Out
Day 3
2 April 29, 2018 Khangkhaw Khangkhaw Karla 7-1 2nd Voted Out
Day 6
3 April 29, 2018 Chani Khangkhaw Franky 6-1 3rd Voted Out
Day 9
4 April 29, 2018 Khangkhaw Chani Kaysha 5-2-1-1 4th Voted Out
Day 12
5 April 29, 2018 Khangkhaw Chani Liam 4-3 5th Voted Out
Day 15

^1 For winning the first individual reward challenge, Jose won the right to pick another person to help her divide the tribes in a schoolyard pick style.
^2 This contestant won reward at the outpost.
^3 This contestant was chosen to sit out at the immunity challenge in exchange for individual immunity through a dilemma given at the outpost.

Voting History

Survivor New Zealand: Thailand Voting History
Original Tribes Switched Tribes
Episode #: 1 2 3 4 5
Eliminated: NZ2 josefien t
NZ2 karla t
NZ2 franky t
NZ2 kaysha t
NZ2 liam t
Vote: 6-3 7-1 6-1 5-2-1-1 4-3-01
Adam Kaysha
Arun Karla Karla Franky
Brad Kaysha Liam
Dave Jose Karla Franky
Dylan Tess
Eve Jose Karla Franky Brad
JT Jose Karla Franky Brad
Josh Kaysha
Lisa Dylan Liam
Matt Kaysha
Renee Jose Karla Franky
Tara Dylan Liam
Tess Kaysha Liam
Liam Karla Karla Franky Brad
Kaysha Adam
Franky Jose Karla Eve
Karla Jose Liam
Jose Karla

Notes: ^1 Eve played a Hidden Immunity Idol, but no votes were cast against her.