Ron Wilson

MC, presenter and journalist

Ron Wilson was living and working in Darwin at the local television station when cyclone Tracy hit in the Christmas of 1974.

It was this tragic event in Australian history that prompted Ron to move south and launch his career as a news and radio presenter. This included roles at 2WL Wollongong, 2SM, 2UE, Good Morning Australia.

Since 1994, Ron has co-presented Channel Tens’ ‘News at Five’.

Ron is a brilliant MC who has hosted numerous award nights such as; Small Business of the Year Awards, NSW Young Australian of the Year Awards and the National Airports Awards.

Ron has also provided in-house Media Training for large corporations including QANTAS and the Commonwealth Bank as well as many state and federal politicians.

Ron has hosted the Salvation Army's Red Shield Appeal in Sydney for the last ten years and is also heavily involved in assisting the work of both the Variety Club of Australia and Father Chris Riley's Youth off the Streets.