Hugh Riminton

Hugh Riminton is an award-winning journalist, humanitarian, news presenter, and foreign correspondent. He has been a journalist and foreign correspondent for nearly 40 years, working chiefly for CNN and Australian television. He has received major journalism honours in Australia, the United States, and Asia, including the Dupont-Columbia Award (US), two Asian TV Awards, two Walkley Awards, a Logie, honours from the Australian Human Rights Commission, and the UN Association Peace Award. He has reported wars and conflicts on four continents and witnessed some of the largest humanitarian disasters in recorded history. He is currently a senior reporter for Network Ten and host of Sunday Extra on ABC Radio National. He is a foundation board member of Soldier On and a foundation board member of the John Mac Foundation. His memoir, Minefields: A life in the news game, was published in 2017.