Speakers Profile - Angela Catterns

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Angela Catterns is a well-known Australian media veteran and broadcaster.

Depending on your generation, you may have seen her on Simon Townsend's Wonder World! or heard her present Mornings on Triple J, the National Evening Show on ABC local Radio and Breakfast on 702 ABC Sydney, where she went to number one in the ratings.

She has also broadcast on commercial radio stations 2SM and VegaFM in Sydney, and on WKYS in Washington DC.

Angela's distinctive tones were the Voice of the Olympics: recording all the public domain announcements for Sydney Olympic Park and she was the voice of pre-flight safety announcements for Qantas. She also presented their in-flight music channel 'Soul Food'.

You can still hear Catterns tellling you to take your seat at the Sydney Opera House.

She has produced and presented several podcast series, including:

Is it Just Me with Wendy Harmer,
Suddenly Senior with Ian Rogerson,
50 Years of Griffin for the Griffin Theatre and
Business Bites for Northern Rivers Food.
In 2014, Angela was awarded an AM for service to the broadcast industry and to the community.

These days, Angela presents Saturday Breakfast on ABC North Coast .

Some Australians say they feel like they've grown up with Angela Catterns. And in a way they have.