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Famous Presenters from Australia

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

List is made up of a variety of people, including David Koch and Steve Irwin.

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

Use this list of renowned Australian presenters to discover some new presenters that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. {#nodes}
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    Steve Irwin

    Dec. at 44 (1962-2006)

    BirthplaceEssendon, Victoria, Australia


    Stephen Robert Irwin (22 February 1962 – 4 September 2006), nicknamed "The Crocodile Hunter", was an Australian zookeeper, conservationist and television personality. Irwin achieved worldwide fame...  more

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    BirthplaceHolmesville, Australia


    Jennifer Hawkins (born 22 December 1983) is an Australian model, television presenter and beauty queen best known for being crowned Miss Universe Australia and later the same year Miss Universe 2004....  more

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    #6 of 119 Hottest Australian Models#13 of 44 Female Celebrities Who Are 5’11"

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    BirthplaceSanford, Florida, United States of America


    James “Jim” Spencer Courier (born August 17, 1970) is an American former world No. 1 professional tennis player. For 15 years, he has been the main commentator on the Australian Open for the host...  more

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    David Koch

    Age: 64

    BirthplaceAdelaide, 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
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    BirthplaceKogarah, Australia


    Clive James (born 7 October 1939) is an Australian author, critic, broadcaster, poet, translator and memoirist. He has lived and worked in the United Kingdom since 1962....  more
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    BirthplaceWangaratta, Australia


    Anne Curtis-Smith-Heussaff (born 17 February 1985) is a Filipino-Australian actress, model, television host, VJ and recording artist in the Philippines. She is currently one of the hosts of the...  more

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    BirthplaceKent, United Kingdom


    Gabrielle Richens is a British model and TV presenter. She was born in Kent of British, Indian and Chinese extraction although her parents are from South Africa. Richens has worked as a model since...  more
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    BirthplaceDonnybrook, Western Australia, Australia


    Keisha Castle-Hughes (born 24 March 1990) is a New Zealand actress who rose to prominence for playing Paikea "Pai" Apirana in the film Whale Rider. She was nominated for several awards, including an...  more
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    BirthplaceTamworth, 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....  more
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    Zoe Naylor

    Age: 43

    BirthplaceSydney, Australia


    Zoe Naylor (born 4 July 1977) is an Australian actress as well as journalist, MC, keynote speaker, writer, voice-artist and producer....  more
  • 11

    BirthplaceMelbourne, Australia


    Sophie Falkiner (born 20 March 1973, in Melbourne) is an Australian television presenter. Sophie has previously presented an entertainment news series Confidential on Fox8. She was also a presenter...  more
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    BirthplaceHackney Central, London, United Kingdom


    Patricia Gloria Goddard (born 23 December 1957) is an English television presenter and actress best known for her morning talk show Trisha, which was broadcast on a mid-morning slot on ITV before...  more

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  • 13

    BirthplaceBassendean, Australia


    Rolf Harris (born 30 March 1930) is an Australian entertainer whose career has encompassed work as a musician, singer-songwriter, composer, comedian, actor, painter and television personality.Harris...  more

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    BirthplaceSydney, Australia


    Tim Campbell (born 27 September 1975) is an Australian television and stage actor and singer, best known for playing the character of Dan Baker in the soap opera Home and Away between 2004 and 2008....  more
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    BirthplaceSydney, Australia


    Andrew Christopher Denton is an Australian television producer, comedian, Gold Logie-nominated television presenter and former radio host, and was the host of the ABC's weekly television interview...  more

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    #87 of 194 Celebrities Who Identify as Atheists#18 of 38 The Funniest Australian Comedians of All Time

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    Anton Enus is a South African-born Australian news presenter. He is currently co-host of SBS World News on Special Broadcasting Service (SBS)....  more
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    Robert Hughes

    Dec. at 74 (1938-2012)

    BirthplaceSydney, Australia


    Robert Studley Forrest Hughes AO (28 July 1938 – 6 August 2012) was an Australian-born art critic, writer, and producer of television documentaries. His best seller The Fatal Shore (1986) is a study...  more
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    BirthplaceCronulla, Australia


    Toni Michelle Pearen (5 June 1972, Cronulla, New South Wales), is an Australian actress, singer, songwriter and TV presenter. She initially became recognisable through her role on soap opera E Street...  more
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    Chloe Maxwell (born 6 July 1976) is an Australian television presenter and model who appeared as the "Jeans West Girl" in a Jeans West campaign. She was discovered by chance during an A Current...  more
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    BirthplaceLondon, England, UK


    Alternative NameAndrew G^! Andrew Günsberg

    Osher Günsberg (born Andrew Günsberg), widely recognised by his former stage name Andrew G, is an Australian television and radio presenter and journalist who is best known as the host of the reality...  more
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    BirthplaceParramatta, Australia


    Reginald Dawson Livermore (born 11 December 1938) is an Australian actor, singer, theatrical performer and former television presenter....  more
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    BirthplaceBrisbane, Australia


    Sandra Sully (born 18 February 1961) is an Australian news presenter and journalist and editor for Sydney's 10 News First since 2011, previously being the presenter of the news bulletin on Network...  more
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    BirthplaceBlue Mountains, Australia


    Bessie Bardot (born Bessie Wilson on 10 September 1974) is an Australian businesswoman, author, body model, television host, and socialite. Her career began in the 1990s, when she was discovered by...  more
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    Rob Astbury (1948 – 9 November 2017) was an Australian radio and television sports journalist and real estate agent....  more
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    BirthplaceCamperdown, Australia


    Raelene Elaine Ebaler Villania-Arellano (born June 29, 1986), better known as Iya Villania, is a Filipino Australian television presenter, actress, and host. . She has been widely known for her work...  more