audio close compressed excel CS_logo_icon_solid_yellow_alt Created with Sketch. x x image insta-black menu pdf Print BTN - Shortlist Created with Sketch. Share Asset 1 word


A hugely entertaining media personality.


Highly sought-after speaker and MC, Kerre Woodham is a well-known media personality. She currently hosts the Newstalk ZB morning show every weekday and has a weekly column in the New Zealand Woman’s Weekly.

Kerre began her television career on Fair Go and has made regular appearances on TV over the 35 years that followed including Intrepid Journeys, Heartland, Ready Steady Cook and most recently on Dancing with the Stars. She has also hosted several TV documentaries. Kerre is popular for product launches and awards events where she can put to use all facets of her talents.

She has written three best-selling books - ‘Short Fat Chick to Marathon Runner’ which went into an 8th reprint in New Zealand, ‘Short Fat Chick in Paris’ and ‘Musings from Middle Age.’

Kerre is a brilliant MC and guest speaker. She is lively and warm and quite simply a national treasure!

People loved Kerre. Guests said she livened up the awards evening with her humour and vitality. Waikato Master Builders Association

Added a warm, professional approach to the evening. The audience identified with [Kerre].

Restaurant Brands (NZ) Ltd

Kerre provided the 'entertainment factor' I was looking for. She certainly increased the enjoyment of the function... She had people laughing...

Tourism Auckland

The audience loved Kerre. We had very positive responses on the night & have received written responses since saying that she was a highlight and brought a lot of life into the party ... She was very entertaining and professional.

ZESPRI tm International Ltd

Kerre was awesome. The vast majority of people raved about her and thought she was extremely entertaining as an MC. She filled gaps really well and had the audience laughing along with her.


Kerre quickly understood the audience, tone of the event, level of engagement. She also communicated well with the organisers. Great to deal with. Very professional but balanced with a friendly engaging response.

Cuisine at Clyde

Kerre worked hard to get herself thoroughly involved in the event, and was therefore a delight to work with.

New Zealand Defence Industry Association Conference

We had the most successful evening with Kerre. The client and the crowd really enjoyed her sensitive mix of humour, professionalism and fun. She was a delight to work with!

Watson & Wyatt Design

Kerre was absolutely amazing! She had us all in stiches right from the get go and helped deliver an amazing gala awards evening. I would recommend Kerre for any sort of event moving forward. She made the evening a lot of fun and was also professional at the same time.

Hampton Downs Motorsport Park

Kerre was entertaining and authentic, the team laughed continuously, sorely needed after working through lockdowns and covid control measures. The outcome has been an almost immediate lift in team confidence and engagement.


Kerre did a fantastic job for tailoring a presentation for the audience. Delegates came up to me after the keynote addressing saying words like brilliant, fantastic, what a great choice of speaker, she was so funny, surprisingly open, brave, awesome. After quite an open, personal and funny experience, Kerre pulled it right back with her closing words that resonated with the audience about getting through adversity, challenges, how we identify ourselves and about being true to oneself. A delight!

Tourism Export Council

Kerre definitely helped make the night! She is a wonderful talent.

Kiwi Harvest
Let us know

and we'll send all the latest Celebrity Speakers updates and news direct to your inbox
Thanks, you have been subscribed
View Shortlist