NZ Quiz Championships

In search of New Zealand's smartest pub quiz team

Every year a pub's quiz night culminates in a nationwide search for New Zealand's smartest pub quiz team, the best of which gather in a three hour extravaganza which is often only decided by a point or two!

Registrations Now Live!
2018 SKY TV NZ Pub Quiz Championship

Saturday 13 October 2018, Alexandra Park, Auckland

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2018 Registrations Now Live!

Registrations for the 2018 SKY TV New Zealand Pub Quiz Championships are officially open!

New Zealand's premiere trivia event is back for its 19th year with The Crowd Goes Wild's very funny, very talented James McOnie as its host! On Saturday 13 October 2018, the best quiz-goers from all around the country will once again gather at Auckland's Alexandra Park to compete for the glory of being crowned New Zealand's best quiz team. If you think you and your teammates have what it takes, fill in the entry form and send it to, along with your entry fee.

Download the 2018 Entry Form

The entry fee is $240 per team. Each team may have a maximum of eight people. Entries close at 5pm on Friday 5 October 2018. The event is strictly limited to the first 60 teams who have registered and paid on a first-come-first-served basis so get in quick!

SKY TV Pub Quiz Championships Table 2017–2000

Year Team Location
2017 The Brofessors The Elephant Wrestler, Takapuna, AKL
2016 Fifty Shades of Freeman Freeman & Gray, Ponsonby, AKL
2015 Irrelephant The Dark Horse, Mairangi Bay, AKL
2014 Fifty Shades of Freeman Freeman & Grey, Ponsonby, AKL
2013 Eureka The Elephant Wrestler, Takapuna, AKL
2012 Once & Future Kings The Kingslander, Kingsland, AKL
2011 Space Monkeys McCarthy's, Parnell, AKL
2010 Steve McDonald's Bagpipes De Post, Mt. Eden, AKL
2009 Eddie M'Bubu Cambridge Hotel, Te Aro, WLG
2008 Ultimate Deathray The Drake, Freemans Bay, AKL
2007 The Men Who Would Be Kings Kingslander, Kingsland, AKL
2006 Eddie M'Bubu Exchange Hotel, Lower Hutt
2005 Eddie M'Bubu Murphy's Law, Petone, WLG
2004 NFI Bob Guada Mexican Bar, Manukau, AKL
2003 R & C Social Gables Tavern, Herne Bay, AKL
2002 Britomart Six Empire Tavern, CBD, AKL
2001 Champignons Horse & Trap, Mt. Eden, AKL
2000 Die, Di, Die Horse & Trap, Mt. Eden, AKL

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