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Leigh Sales

Anchor, ABC 7.30
Leigh Sales anchors the ABC’s prime time flagship current affairs program, 7.30.  She has interviewed world leaders in politics, business and the arts, along with every living Australian Prime Minister.  Before hosting 7.30, she held roles at the network including National Security Correspondent and Washington Correspondent from 2001-2006. Leigh is the author of two books, Detainee 002 and On Doubt and has two Walkley Awards, Australia’s highest journalism honour. She co-hosts the popular Chat 10, Looks 3 podcast with Annabel Crabb, covering politics and the arts.

My Speakers Sessions

Wednesday, August 30