Two of our most highly regarded journalists, Leigh Sales and Lisa Millar, discuss their decades-long friendship, the art of storytelling and life lessons from thirty years at the front line of journalism.
This session is part of our Director's Choice series and is available to live stream from home. Find out more on our Director's Choice page (link below).
Leigh Sales is one of Australia’s most respected journalists. As the new presenter of Australian Story and recent host of 7.30, she has interviewed dozens of world leaders and celebrities. Sales is the winner of three Walkley Awards and the author of several books, including Well Hello and Any Ordinary Day. She is the co-host of the popular podcast Chat 10 Looks 3 with Annabel Crabb. In 2023, she was recognised with an honorary doctorate from Edith Cowan University.
Lisa Millar is the co-host of ABC TV's News Breakfast. Millar returned to the ABC in Australia after finishing a decade-long posting as bureau chief in both London and Washington DC, covering some of the world's biggest stories. She began her career at the Gympie Times in 1988 and has worked in print, TV and radio. She won a Walkley Award in 2005 for investigative reporting.