This Week's Media Movements
Chris Uhlmann has been announced as the new Chief Political Editor for the Nine Network, replacing Laurie Oakes. Chris currently works in the Press Gallery for the ABC Network as a Political Editor. Chris is a Walkley Award-winner and earlier this year gained worldwide recognition for his report on the dysfunctionality of current United States President Donald Trump. He will start in October.
Hit 92.9's Woody Whitelaw, Host of Perth’s Heidi, Will and Woody, is moving back to Melbourne. It is believed he will join KIIS FM. Woody also currently co-hosts the Wine and Snacks podcast with Will McMahon.
Will McMahon is also leaving Hit 92.9 to move to Melbourne to supposedly join Woody Whitelaw at KIIS FM. Will writes for The Big Smoke, co-hosts Wine and Snacks podcast with Woody and works on a Soundcloud series titled Good Boys and Fruit.
Kevin Mitchell is the new Presenter for Double J lunchtimes taking over from Myf Warhurst while he takes a break. Kevin is a musician best known for his work singing for Jebediah under the stage name Bob Evans. He has previously Presented the Artist In Resistance program.
Editor-in-Chief of the Gourmet Traveller, Sarah Oakes, has launched the magazine’s official podcast with 'Set Menu' now available on iTunes. Sarah has previously been the editor of the Daily Life, Sunday Life, CLEO and Girlfriend.
Sarah Grigg is returning home joining Flow FM as a Journalist starting this week. Sarah has previous experience working as a volunteer for Radio Adelaide as well as Editor of her University's magazine.
Presenter of Hit 104.7's The Ryan and Tanya Breakfast Show in Canberra and 2Day FM's Saturday breakfast, Ryan Jon, has launched his new podcast this week. Ryan's new show 'Am I ready To Be A Father?' released the first three episodes on Monday.