Young Journalist of the Year Awards
Coverage of Community/Regional Affairs
Henry Zwartz (@henryzwartz) is a reporter with ABC News Regional in Burnie, Tasmania. Henry has previously been a reporter at The Sydney Morning Herald and worked as a journalist at Nine in Sydney. He cut his teeth working as a journalist at Karen News, an ethnic news media startup based in Burma and Thailand. He’s received two Tasmania media awards for his work in Burnie looking at the island state’s drug trade and the use of riot technology on wild seals by aquaculture companies.