Who is Dan Bourchier?
Dan Bouchier is an Australian journalist and television presenter. He currently hosts the ACT edition of ABC News which runs from Sunday to Thursday on a weekly basis on the ABC TV station in Canberra. On top of that, he frequently presents The Drum and makes an appearance on Insiders.
In addition to his work for ABC TV in Canberra, Bourchier has also hosted the ABC News program for New South Wales and anchored certain programming for the national ABC TV and ABC News networks, such as Weekend Breakfast.
Dan Bourchier Age
Bourchier has not revealed his birth details. As a result, his exact age is not known. All we know for sure is that he was raised in the outback Northern Territory mining town of Tennant Creek.
Dan Bourchier Height
Bourchier stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Dan Bourchier Heritage
Bourchier is an Indigenous Australian, with Aboriginal ancestry on his mother’s side of the family. He developed a strong interest in the culture, history, and social justice concerns of Australia’s First Nation people because of the early years that he spent at Tennant Creek and his Aboriginal lineage from the coastal region of Victorian.
Indigenous Australians are those who have ancestry in one of the ethnic groups who inhabited Australia before British colonization. The Aboriginal peoples of Tasmania and the Australian mainland make up the two district groups that make up this population.
Dan Bourchier Education
Bourchier took a strategos course in strategic theory for practice, military, and strategic leadership from Deakin University.
Dan Bourchier Partner
Bourchier is openly gay. He has been in a relationship with his partner, Karl Lijnders for many years. Karl is the founder of Weather Matters alongside Karl Lijnders. His program provides daily analysis including topics like temperature, rainfall predictions, and severe weather.
Dan is an advocate for gender and cultural diversity and as a result, he does not participate in any panels that exclude women. Additionally, he refuses to moderate discussions about a certain group of people if none of those persons are present.
Dan Bourchier Salary
Bourchier earns a salary that ranges between $34,849 – $94,839. He presents the ACT edition of ABC News on the ABC TV station.
Dan Bourchier ABC News
Dan presents Breakfast on ABC Radio Canberra as well as the 7 pm News bulletin on ABC TV from Monday to Thursday. He began his career in television journalism in 2010 at NITV, where he worked in Sydney and Canberra.
In 2012, he joined Sky News Australia and was made the head of their Northern Territory bureau, which is situated in Darwin. Later, in October 2015, he moved to Canberra to begin a new job as a political journalist and national Indigenous affairs reporter.
He moved to ABC in 2017. Virginia Haussegger departed the station in October 2016, and effective February 16, 2017, Bourchier took over as the local ABC News anchor for ABC TV in Canberra.
Beginning in early 2017, Bourchier also took up hosting duties for ABC Radio Canberra’s regional breakfast program from Philip Clark, who moved to Sydney to take over as the program’s national Nightlife host. Bourchier’s departure from his position as ABC Radio Canberra’s breakfast host was confirmed for December 2019, and Lish Fejer took over.
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How Rich is Dan?
Dan has an estimated net worth of $1 million. He generates his income from his career as a journalist.
Where Did Dan Go to College?
Dan attended Deakin University.