Walkley Finalists Announcements – Sydney & Melbourne

  • October 19, 2017
  • 6pm for 6.30pm start
  • Sydney and Melbourne ( please see details below )

It’s time to grab your buddies and celebrate another year of fabulous work at the  2017 Walkley finalists announcements – hopefully things don’t get too messy!

Join us at simultaneous events in Sydney and Melbourne on Thursday, October 19, and be the first to know this year’s Walkley Award contenders.

These are free events, but you must register to attend by Monday October 16.


  • 6pm for 6.45pm
  • Hosts: Ann Sanders (Seven) and Allan Clarke (NITV)
  • Venue: Canva, 2 Lacey Street, Surry Hills


  • 6pm for 6.45pm
  • Hosts: Laurel Irving (Seven) and Nick McKenzie ( Fairfax Media)
  • Venue: Highlander Bar, 11A Highlander Ln, Melbourne

**The Melbourne event will be held in conjunction with Melbourne Media Drinks

VIP guests attending the Melbourne event include…

  • Adele Ferguson
  • Belinda Hawkins
  • Alex Coppel
  • Mark Knight
  • Ben Schneiders
  • Royce Millar
  • Klaus Toff
  • Nick Toscano

Photo credit: Photo credit: Marina Neil, Newcastle Herald, “Oh Paddle Pop, Its’s Hot”