Born and raised in the Riverina, Adam Drummond is an actor, presenter, and businessman with a history in real estate and the entertainment industry. In May 2015, he combined his knowledge of business and his experience in front of, and behind the camera, to create waggawagga.tv – a 24-7 online TV and video stream of local content, including sports, news, business, and chat shows.
Rick Knight is creative director of local TV production company RickCreative and the presenter/producer of the Darwin Gig Guide on Channel 9, GO and GEM. Rick is also well known as the former Breakfast host on radio Mix 104.9.
Rick has been selected to MC major Territory events including:
- The 2015 Territory Day Concert at Mindil Beach (15,000 attended)
- The 2013 - 2016 Launch of the Qantas Darwin Turf Club Racing Carnival
- The 2015 and 2016 Australia Day Gala Ball at Skycity Darwin
Julieanne Horsman is passionate about regional Australia and was active in promoting success and innovation in the bush during her eight years as a news journalist.
She was named runner-up for the Kennedy Award for Outstanding Regional Reporting in 2013 for her work at Win Television in Wagga Wagga before moving to Channel 9's Sydney Bureau.
Bushy Martin is a specialist MC & stage host, a serial entrepreneur and currently one of Australia’s leading speakers and authors on property investment finance.He recently stage hosted the 3 day national Property Buyer Expo in Melbourne.
As a ‘boy from the bush who has made it in the big smoke’ he is passionate about re-invigorating regional Australia through enabling entrepreneur’s. As a creative entreprenuer, he has led the growth of 10 businesses locally and overseas as well as successfully starting 7 profitable enterprises.
Dugald is the breakfast presenter on ABC Western Plains, based in Dubbo, but serving a number of communities across the region such as Mudgee, Wellington, Narromine, Coonabarabran, Coonamble, Cobar, Walgett and Bourke. He brings over 25 years of radio experience to the role, and has been with the station since 2008.
He has worked around the country during his career, starting at Cooma and the NSW Snowy Mountains, through Gippsland and the Latrobe Valley in Victoria, on to Brisbane and then Sydney.
John or ‘Fitzy’ isn’t a big believer in titles and describes himself as ‘the bloke who signs the cheques’ but his tax returns show he is currently the General Manager of Radio Ballarat Pty Ltd, operators of 3BA & Power FM. He has spent the majority of his career working in radio and television at both presenter and management level, as well as pouring a few beers in pubs along the way.
With Craig Hutchison he developed AFL Live, Australia’s first Regional only AFL Radio Broadcast heard on over 100 stations across Australia. He has been involved in a broad range of community organisations, most recently as a board member of Ballarat Regional Tourism and Director of the North Ballarat Football Club and previously as chair of the Community Safety Advisory Committee.
Stan Shaw is a WA boy and has been an ABC broadcaster for over 6 years, presenting programs in regional towns like Albany, Esperance and now Bunbury.
At the moment Stan is an early riser, presenting the South West breakfast program from 6.30am each weekday.
Stan loves sharing other people’s stories, particularly those that inspire and show the true human spirit when we overcome adversity.