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Entertainment, Arts and the Media

Distinguished Old Boys – Entertainment, Arts and the Media

Kerry O’Brien – Winner of 6 Walkley Awards for Journalism; 2011 Queensland Greats Award; 1992 Gold Walkley.

Robert Cronin AM – For Services to Print Media and Journalism and founding Director of Information Radio (print for handicapped people). Editor and Chief of “The West Australian”; 2014 Walkley Foundation award for Journalism Leadership and 2018 Australian Media Hall of Fame recipient 

Anthony Frangi – Former ABC and 4BC Radio Host and documentary producer

Ross Symonds – Former News Presenter and winner of the News Presenters’ Clear Speech Award 10 times

Wayne Smith – Respected Journalist and long standing Rugby Writer 2013 ASC Award – Best profiling of an athlete, team or coach – print media

Gerard Lee – Author, Screenwriter and Director

Anthony Cooper – Author – Darwin Spitfires: The Real Battle for Australia

Murray  Foy – Teacher, actor and theatre director Inaugural NIDA class in 1959. Served on the Australian Council for the Arts in the 1970’s (now Australia Council)

Terry Quinn – former editor, the Telegraph, Brisbane; former editor, The Sunday Mail, Brisbane; and former managing editor, The Courier-Mail, Brisbane

Conrad Sewell – Singer/ Songwriter – 2015 Aria Song of the Year with “Start Again”