Walter Neilands MC/Entertainer Profile


Versatile Visionary of the Airwaves

Walter Neilands is a cheerful up-beat television host, writer, MC, speaker and business owner. He’s renowned for his high-energy and creative activity on shows such as TV3’S Cadbury Dream Factory, Dancing with the Stars, and NZ’s most popular youth show Sticky TV. Walter has been hosting and writing television for a decade now, and has interviewed stars ranging from Guy Sebastian to legendary former All Blacks. He’s built a reputation for death defying stunts and adlib comedy, which has garnered him a large connection with NZ audiences. In 2019, Walter brought his joyful spirit to Dancing with the Stars, for his chosen charity Kidney Kids NZ - who he is also an ambassador for. In 2020 during Covid lockdown Walter wrote, filmed and presented the hugely successful TV show AMPED (TV3) about how to have fun during the lockdowns. Walter’s enthusiasm fills every room and always creates an engaging experience, making him an excellent MC, host and speaker. He never fails to light up an audience with his quick-wit and infectious humour.






Auckland, New Zealand


Adventure, Comedy, Extreme sports , Health & Fitness, House renovation

Speaking Topics

Entrepreneurship, Health, Presenting/Public Speaking, Property Investment, Sales & Marketing

Social Links

Event Highlights

2023Checker of the Year Series 2023, Type 40 Events - MC
2022Checker of the Year Series 2022, Type 40 Events - MC
2022Foodstuffs 100th Birthday Staff Function, Type 40 - MC

Testimonials (4)

Natasha Thomas | Events Manager

We had the pleasure of working with Walter for some in store events in December 2019. He was such a delight, full of energy and the customers, both children and adults absolutely adored him! We highly recommend him and look forward to the opportunity to work with him again!

Farmers VIP Christmas Events 2019

The Farmers Trading Company Limited