Master Of Ceremonies (MC)

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event host and MC

Tom Williams has earned a reputation on Channel Seven as the resident thrill-seeker. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). As a reporter on The Great Outdoors, Tom certainly gave his passport a work-out when he paraglided over Switzerland’s Matterhorn, trekked through the dense Guatemalan jungle, explored an active volcano in Costa Rica and walked the Inca Trail into Machu Picchu.

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event host and MC

Bob Downe is one of Australia's most loved and enduring comedy characters - the creation of journalist, comedian, actor and broadcaster Mark Trevvorow. Born 4 February 1959 in Melbourne, Mark trained as a journalist at the Herald Sun (Australia's top selling daily) from 1977-81. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). He moved to Sydney in 1982 with the success of his cabaret group The Globos, who enjoyed two National Top 20 singles, ‘Tintarella di Luna’ (1982) and ‘The Beat Goes On’ (1983), along with four seasons at the legendary Kinselas Cabaret, a national tour support for Cliff Richard and multiple TV appearances including The Mike Walsh Show, The Don Lane Show, Hey! Hey! It’s Saturday and Countdown.

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event host and MC

With his fun-loving, witty and enthusiastic personality, radio presenter Daniel Gawned stepped into the limelight when he joined Melbourne's Nova 100 breakfast radio program, the Hughesy and Kate Show, as anchor. Currently living in Sydney, Daniel has featured on Nova 969 on the Fitzy & Wippa Show where he engaged audiences with his comical banter. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). As an experienced MC, Daniel has MC’d major events for the Nova Network and clients including Vodafone, Shock Entertainment in store events and Australian Open Concerts at Hisense Arena.
  • Nova Network (Radio)

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award winner event host and MC

Hugh Sheridan was the host and mentor on Network Ten's talent show, I Will Survive. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). Straight after graduating from NIDA, Hugh was cast as ‘Ben Rafter’ in Australia’s highest rating family drama, Packed to the Rafters, for which he received three Silver Logie Awards for Most Popular Actor, a 2011 Silver Logie nomination for Most Outstanding Actor, a Silver Logie Award for Most Popular New Male Talent and a Graham Kennedy Award nomination for Most Outstanding New Talent.
  • 2009 Logie Award: Most Popular New Male Talent
  • 2010 Logie Award: Most Popular Actor
  • 2011 Logie Award: Most Popular Actor
  • 2012 Logie Award: Most Popular Actor
  • Packed to the Rafters (TV Series)
  • INXS: Never Tear Us Apart (TV Mini-Series)
  • I Will Survive (TV Program)
  • Play School (TV Program)

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event host and MC

It’s been a rapid rise for Alex Cullen who joined the Sunday Night team in early 2010. Since then, Alex has travelled to all corners of the globe from Vanuatu to Alaska, Vietnam to Cuba and calls Laos his favourite country. He’s covered a broad range of stories including the Japan tsunami in 2011 and interviewed global stars like Stevie Nicks and Lionel Ritchie. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). The 33-year-old started his career with 7 as a general reporter in Perth in 2006. In 2007 he joined Sunrise and six months later, he became a general reporter for Seven News. Highlights include reporting on the Bathurst 1000, the Melbourne Cup, and the inspiring story of Jane McGrath.
  • Sunday Night (TV Program)
  • Seven News (TV Program)
  • Fair Chase (TV Program)
  • Network Seven
  • National Breast Cancer Foundation

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event host and MC

TV & Radio personality, Tim Blackwell can be heard from 4-6 PM each week day co-hosting NOVA’s National Drive show with Kate Richie and Marty Sheargold. Tim has been appearing on radio ever since he convinced his local Sydney community station to let him on air. Since then, he hasn’t stopped and now he actually gets paid to do what he loves! Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). Having started with the Nova Network occupying a studio chair as a late night announcer in 2001, Tim was the first voice on air to launch Perth’s Nova 93.7 FM in 2002 with the Red Hot Chilli Peppers. Soon after, he packed his bags and moved back to Sydney to host the drive show on Nova 96.9 FM. After stints as breakfast anchor, co-host on nights, breakfast and drive, Tim found his new home alongside Kate Ritchie and Marty Sheargold for the national drive show in 2014.

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event host and MC

Former rugby league international, Allana Ferguson has seamlessly transitioned from the world of sport into the Australian media industry. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). Now a regular on Channel 9’s rugby league coverage, Allana has used her mindset as a professional athlete and her high rugby IQ to analyse today’s modern game.

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event host and MC

After 25 years in TV and Radio, Mark Beretta, or ‘Beretts’, is one of Australia’s favourite big event MC’s and speakers. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). Best known as the Sport Presenter on Australia’s Number 1 Breakfast TV show, ‘Sunrise’ on Channel 7, and as the host of Seven’s major sport broadcasts, Mark is the only Australian to MC at Buckingham Palace for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke Of Edinburgh.

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   author event host and MC

Peter Switzer is one of Australia's leading business and financial commentators. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). An award-winning broadcaster, twice runner-up for Best Current Affairs Commentator in radio, and former economics lecturer at UNSW, Peter currently works with Yahoo!7, The Australian and ABC Radio to bring you the biggest breaking stories in finance and business.
  • 2GB Radio
  • The Super Show (Radio Program)
  • Sky News (Television)
  • Switzer Media and Publishing
  • Switzer Financial Services
  • ABC 702 Radio

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event host and MC

Renowned for his engaging presence as one of Australia's most beloved television personalities, Tim Davies boasts two decades of expertise in journalism and hosting. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). Whether reporting on world-changing events such as Presidential visits, Royal tours, natural disasters, and the Olympics or brightening up households nationwide with his vibrant weather, travel, and community segments every morning on Channel Nine’s Today Show, Tim’s versatility and charisma shine through.
  • Channel 9 Network
  • Nine News
  • Today Show