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Barker, Anne

Occupation
Journalist and Radio Journalist

Summary

As correspondent for the Northern Territory, Anne Barker's beat includes everything from Aboriginal affairs to cyclones, crocodiles and cane toads. She has been with the ABC for nearly two decades since she joined the Melbourne newsroom as a radio cadet, straight out of university. Barker has spent time in the Canberra press gallery and has had assignments in East Timor, Indonesia and Fiji.

Details

Events

c. 1987 -
Career in journalism active
2007
Walkley Award (Radio) - Radio - Radio Current Affairs Reporting - Winner; Australian Broadcasting Corporation Radio, "NT Intervention"

Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.walkleys.com/winners/database.html.

Nikki Henningham

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