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.
  • Hidden Immunity Idols: For the First time in the New Zealand' Series, Hidden Immunity Idols will be Hidden around the camps and Contestant will be given or find clues to help locate the Immunity Idols.
  • 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.
  • Vote Steal: A vote steal advantage was offered as the reward from The Outpost on Day 19.


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 josh t Josh Hickford
27, New Plymouth, TKI
Khangkhaw Chani 6th Voted Out
Day 18
NZ2 jt t JT Muirhead
32, Ashhurst, MWT
Chani Khangkhaw Quit
Day 20
NZ2 dylan t Dylan Conrad
26, Whangarei, NTL
Khangkhaw Chani 7th Voted Out
Day 20
NZ2 arun t Arun Bola
30, Hamilton, WKO
Chani Chani Phsan 8th Voted Out
1st Jury Member
Day 24
NZ2 brad t Brad Norris
27, Nelson, TAS
Khangkhaw Khangkhaw 9th Voted Out
2nd Jury Member
Day 27
NZ2 renee t Renee Clarke
28, Auckland, AUK
Chani Chani 10th Voted Out
3rd Jury Member
Day 30
NZ2 eve t Eve Clarke
26, Auckland, AUK
Chani Khangkhaw 11th Voted Out
4th Jury Member
Day 32
NZ2 matt t Matt Hancock
25, Auckland, AUK
Khangkhaw Chani 12th Voted Out
5th Jury Member
Day 33
NZ2 adam t Adam O'Brien
28, Auckland, AUK
Khangkhaw Chani 13th Voted Out
6th Jury Member
Day 36
NZ2 dave t Dave Lipanovic
26, Auckland, AUK
Chani Chani 10
NZ2 lisa t Lisa Stanger
38, Christchurch, CAN
Khangkhaw Khangkhaw 4
NZ2 tara t Tara Thorowgood
44, Hamilton, WKO
Khangkhaw Khangkhaw 1
NZ2 tess t Tess Fahey
24, Christchurch, CAN
Khangkhaw Khangkhaw 3

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 May 6, 2018 Chani Khangkhaw Franky 6-1 3rd Voted Out
Day 9
4 May 13, 2018 Khangkhaw Chani Kaysha 5-2-1-1 4th Voted Out
Day 12
5 May 20, 2018 Khangkhaw Chani Liam 4-3 5th Voted Out
Day 15
6 May 27, 2018 Chani Khangkhaw Josh 4-2-1 6th Voted Out
Day 18
7 June 3, 2018 Khangkhaw Khangkhaw JT No Vote Quit
Day 20
Lisa4 Dylan 5-1 7th Voted Out
Day 20
8 June 10, 2018 Khangkhaw Matt Arun 5-3-2 8th Voted Out
1st Jury Member
Day 24
9 June 17, 2018 Brad
Matt, Tess]
Eve Brad 5-3-1 9th Voted Out
2nd Jury Member
Day 27
10 June 24, 2018 Dave, Lisa,
Matt, Tess
Adam Renee 5-3 10th Voted Out
3rd Jury Member
Day 30
11 July 1, 2018 Eve
Matt Eve 6-1 11th Voted Out
4th Jury Member
Day 32
12 July 8, 2018 Survivor
Dave Matt 3-2-1 12th Voted Out
5th Jury Member
Day 33
13 July 15, 2018 Tess
Tess Adam 3-2 13th Voted Out
6th Jury Member
Day 36

^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 Merged Tribe
Episode #: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Eliminated: NZ2 josefien t
NZ2 karla t
NZ2 franky t
NZ2 kaysha t
NZ2 liam t
NZ2 josh t
NZ2 jt t
NZ2 dylan t
NZ2 arun t
NZ2 brad t
NZ2 renee t
NZ2 eve t
NZ2 matt t
NZ2 adam t
Vote: 6-3 7-1 6-1 5-2-1-1 4-3-01 4-2-1 No Vote 5-1 5-3-2 5-3-1 5-3 6-1 3-2-1 3-2
Dave Jose Karla Franky Josh Dylan Lisa Brad Renee Eve Matt Adam
Lisa Dylan Liam Arun Brad Renee Eve Matt Adam
Tara Dylan Liam Dave Brad Renee Eve Matt Adam
Tess Kaysha Liam Dave Dave Dave Eve Tara Lisa
Adam Kaysha Dylan Dylan Arun Dave Dave Eve Tess Lisa
Matt Kaysha Dylan Dylan Arun Brad Renee Eve Tess
Eve Jose Karla Franky Brad Lisa Brad Renee Dave
Renee Jose Karla Franky Josh Dylan Arun Dave Dave
Brad Kaysha Liam Dave Renee
Arun Karla Karla Franky Josh Dylan None2
Dylan Tess Josh Matt
JT Jose Karla Franky Brad Quit
Josh Kaysha Renee
Liam Karla Karla Franky Brad
Kaysha Adam
Franky Jose Karla Eve
Karla Jose Liam
Jose Karla

^1 Eve played a Hidden Immunity Idol, but no votes were cast against her.
^2 Lisa used the vote stealing advantage, allowing her to cast a second vote by denying another player the right to vote for that Tribal Council. She chose to steal Arun's vote.



  • All post-switch eliminations were contestants who switched from one tribe to another.
  • All pre-switch eliminations were female contestants.
  • All post-switch eliminations were male contestants.