Famous Journalists from Australia

List of notable or famous journalists from Australia, with bios and photos, including the top journalists born in Australia and even some popular journalists who immigrated to Australia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Australian journalists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These journalists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known journalist from Australia is included when available.

List is made up of many different people, including David Koch and Julian Assange.

This historic journalists from Australia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Australian journalists of note?" and "Who are the most famous journalists from Australia?" These prominent journalists of Australia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Australian journalists.

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  • David Koch
    Age: 66
    • Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia
    David James Koch ( KOSH; born 7 March 1956) nicknamed "Kochie" ( KOSH-ee) is an Australian television presenter best known as a host of the Seven Network's breakfast program Sunrise. From Adelaide, ...more
    • Birthplace: Townsville, Australia
    Julian Paul Assange (; né Hawkins; 3 July 1971) is an Australian editor, publisher, and activist who founded WikiLeaks in 2006. WikiLeaks came to international attention in 2010 when it published a ...more
    • Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
    Germaine Greer (; born 29 January 1939) is an Australian writer and public intellectual, regarded as one of the major voices of the second-wave feminist movement in the latter half of the 20th ...more
    • Birthplace: Tamworth, Australia
    Kylie Gillies (born 4 May 1967) is Australian television presenter for the Seven Network, based in Sydney, Australia. Gillies is the co-host of The Morning Show with Larry Emdur.
  • Zoe Naylor
    Age: 45
    • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
    Zoe Naylor (born 4 July 1977) is an Australian actress as well as journalist, MC, keynote speaker, writer, voice-artist and producer.
    • Birthplace: Maryborough, Australia
    Phillip Andrew Hedley Adams AO FAHA FRSA (born 12 July 1939) is an Australian humanist, social commentator, broadcaster, public intellectual and farmer. He hosts Late Night Live, an Australian ...more