Posts Tagged ‘stunt’

I didn’t set out to become a famous car salesman when I decided to get into radio but that’s what happened in 1994. My second ever paid job on commercial radio was at 5SE in South Australia. As well as presenting the Breakfast Show, I was also presenting TV commercials for a local supermarket called […]


Sorry seems to be the hardest word. At one of the first Morning Show Boot Camps I attended in the USA, there was a session called “What To Do When You Mess Up”. On the panel were members of on-air teams that had made BIG mistakes. One show had used the ‘N’ word on the […]


I nearly ruined the BOB fm Fireworks Show this year. I’ve hosted loads of fireworks events for different radio stations over the years but I don’t usually get to see any fireworks. That’s because after our bit on stage has finished and we’ve done the big countdown, I head off. With a crowd of around […]


I checked that the crash helmet chin strap was tight, put the car in gear and took off. That’s when thousands of television viewers saw things go horribly wrong. In 1994, I presented a series of TV commercials for a car dealers in Mount Gambier South Australia. After filming one day I was having a […]