The Panel-logo

The Panel

RNZ New Zealand

The Panel features a range of panellists from across the opinion spectrum, together with expert phone guests.

The Panel features a range of panellists from across the opinion spectrum, together with expert phone guests.

Location:

New Zealand

Description:

The Panel features a range of panellists from across the opinion spectrum, together with expert phone guests.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Panel with Janet Wilson and Johny O'Donnell (Part 2)

11/29/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Janet Wilson and Johny O'Donnell discuss Consumer's petition for a repairability label for appliances. Plus, they talk about the US ban on certain NZ fish and whether the country should have a national "Cat Act."

Duration:00:24:27

The Panel with Janet Wilson and Johny O'Donnell (Part 1)

11/29/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Janet Wilson and Johny O'Donnell discuss a High Court case between Te Whatu Ora and the parents of a sick baby, who don't want him to received blood donated by someone who has received a covid vaccine. Plus, they discuss the Finnish Prime Minister's visit to NZ and a run-down dairy at the centre of a community fight in Balmoral.

Duration:00:24:15

The Pre-Panel with Janet Wilson and Johny O'Donnell

11/29/2022
Wallace and panellists Janet Wilson and Johny O'Donnell discuss "gaslighting," Merriam-Webster's word of the year with word-smith, Mark Broatch. Plus, our panellists tell us what has been on their mind this week.

Duration:00:14:57

The Panel with Chris Wikaira and Niki Bezzant (Part 2)

11/28/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Chris Wikaira and Niki Bezzant discuss why some retirees are doing it tougher than others and New Zealand's gaming sector losing talent to Australia. Plus, they discuss the pay of of profession female sports players.

Duration:00:24:57

The Panel with Chris Wikaira and Niki Bezzant (Part 1)

11/28/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Chris Wikaira and Niki Bezzant discuss the motivations behind fleeing drivers and political donations. Plus, they talk about a French worker who won the right to not be "fun" in the workplace.

Duration:00:24:44

The Pre-Panel with Chris Wikaira and Niki Bezzant

11/28/2022
Wallace and panellists Chris Wikaira and Niki Bezzant discuss the night a German U-Boat entered the Gisborne Harbour. Plus, our panellists tell us what has been on their mind this week.

Duration:00:14:22

The Panel with Anna Dean and Steve McCabe (Part 2)

11/27/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Anna Dean and Steve McCabe talk about the Elon Musk Twitter take-over and what it means for the Christchurch Call. Plus, they discuss eagle helicopters creating a buzz over Auckland and the parvo outbreak in Christchurch.

Duration:00:25:15

The Panel with Anna Dean and Steve McCabe (Part 1)

11/27/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists speak to dairy owners about violent crime affecting their business and what they want to see from the Government. Plus, they find out why New Zealand lamb is cheaper in the UK and discuss whether parents should be fined for their children skipping school.

Duration:00:24:56

The Pre-Panel with Anna Dean and Steve McCabe

11/27/2022
Wallace and panellists Anna Dean and Steve McCabe discuss why it is so tough to find good plus sized fashion in NZ stores. Plus, our panellists tell us what has been on their mind this week.

Duration:00:14:12

Phil Paikea on White Ribbon Day

11/24/2022
In support of White Ribbon Day – a global movement to end male violence against women and girls – The Panel welcomed a special guest. After an abusive childhood and years as a Black Power gang member, Northland man Phil Paikea now works for the charity SafeMan SafeFamily.

Duration:00:11:57

The Panel with Sarah Sparks and Mark Sainsbury (Part 2)

11/24/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Sarah Sparks and Mark Sainsbury discuss White Ribbon Day and the continual work to prevent domestic violence. Plus, they discuss Christmas spirit and what it takes to organise the country's biggest Christmas Parade, and the history of the Waterbed in Aotearoa.

Duration:00:24:56

The Panel with Sarah Sparks and Mark Sainsbury (Part 1)

11/24/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Sarah Sparks and Mark Sainsbury discuss whether the OCR hike from this past week has caused people to view Black Friday as a chance to save rather than spend. Also, they discuss whether income insurance is a necessary safety net for New Zealanders, and whether chewing gum during an interview is acceptable.

Duration:00:24:50

The Pre-Panel with Sarah Sparks and Mark Sainsbury

11/24/2022
Wallace and panellists Sarah Sparks and Mark Sainsbury open up the mailbag with correspondence from the past week of news and discuss what's inside. Plus, our panellists tell us what has been on their mind this week.

Duration:00:14:08

The Panel with Jo McCarroll and Liam Hehir (Part 2)

11/23/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Jo McCarroll and Liam Hehir discuss the new Critical Material Taskforce the government has set up. Plus, they discuss what to do if you have a slip on your property, and Bathgate Park School's musical rest home tour.

Duration:00:25:38

The Panel with Jo McCarroll and Liam Hehir (Part 1)

11/23/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Jo McCarroll and Liam Hehir discuss the impact of the OCR on mortgage rates. Also, they discuss Foodstuff using facial recognition technology, and whether crocs can replace sandals for school uniforms.

Duration:00:25:10

The Pre-Panel with Jo McCarroll and Liam Hehir

11/23/2022
Wallace and panellists Jo McCarroll and Liam Hehir discuss a survey that shows road rage has increased on our roads and the consequences. Plus, our panellists tell us what has been on their mind this week.

Duration:00:14:58

The Panel with Leonie Freeman and David Slack (Part 2)

11/22/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Leonie Freeman and David Slack discuss the Clean Car Standards and whether they're realistic. Plus, they discuss LIM reports and the legislation changes, and what things you didn't realise couldn't actually be recycled.

Duration:00:24:35

The Panel with Leonie Freeman and David Slack (Part 1)

11/22/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Leonie Freeman and David Slack discuss the OCR increase of 75 basis points to 4.25%. Also, they discuss youth mental health statistics and funding, and talk to a man who was struck by lightning in his vehicle.

Duration:00:23:41

The Pre-Panel with Leonie Freeman and David Slack

11/22/2022
Wallace and panellists Leonie Freeman and David Slack discuss Saudi Arabia beating Argintina in the FIFA World Cup, and Cristiano Ronaldo leaving Manchester United. Plus, our panellists tell us what has been on their mind this week.

Duration:00:14:38

The Panel with Anjum Rahman and Peter Dunne (Part 2)

11/21/2022
Today on The Panel Wallace and panellists Anjum Rahman and Peter Dunne discuss antibiotic resistance on World Antimicrobial Awareness Week. Plus, they discuss the comments a visitor made about Aotearoa not having good freedom camping and the Snooker National Championships.

Duration:00:25:49