Tim Shaw has over twenty-five years’ experience in television and radio broadcasting as a highly respected Host, Presenter and Producer. He is the Host of 1206 2CC Canberra Breakfast radio since January 2016. Prior to this appointment he was Thailand Correspondent representing the Seven Network Australia as a senior journalist, covering news, current affairs, lifestyle, arts, tourism and entertainment in Thailand for Australia’s largest commercial television network.
Tim studied a BA in Media with a major in indigenous cultural studies at Macquarie University in Sydney. He was a foundation student of the Macquarie University Indigenous Studies Program. Tim’s media experience combined with his sales and business career, enables him to produce and present to a global audience, the news and views that count in tis Asian Century from Australia’s National Capital Canberra.
An accomplished radio broadcaster, Tim hosted his own program, The Tim Shaw Show on Sydney Radio 2GB 873. He also hosted Legal Matters and broadcast nationally one of the most informative and entertaining overnight talk radio programs on Sydney Radio 2UE 954 and networked stations throughout Australia including 2CC.
His guests have included Prime Ministers, past and present and the key players in business, politics, the arts, science, technology, culture and lifestyle. He has appeared on all commercial television networks in Australia and on current affairs programs such as the seven Network’s Today Tonight and My business. He was a Sydney New South Wales 2000 team member at the Sydney Media Centre, Darling Island during the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games co-ordinating radio, print and TV media in the Rocks Precinct to a global audience. Tim is also proud to be an Australia Day Ambassador since 1995.
Tim is a member of the Federal Parliamentary Press Gallery and The National Press Club of Australia.