Chrissie Swan is one of Australia's most loved media personalities and probably one of the busiest working mums in the business! From Big Brother, to Breakfast Radio Host, TV Host and Author, winner of most popular presenter and nominated for a Gold Logie in 2011. Chrissie also has her own range of clothing at Big W.
From Monday to Friday Chrissie sets her alarm for 4am for her breakfast radio show with Jane Hall on Melbourne's Mix 101.1 and also The 3pm Pick-up, which is syndicated nation-wide across the MIX network.
Chrissie has now entered into fashion design and has her own range of trendy and affordable plus-size women's clothing available exclusively at BIG W.
Many fans have followed Chrissie from her days as a runner-up on Network Ten's Big Brother in 2003 and her stints on breakfast radio in Maroochydore and Melbourne alongside Ian 'Dicko' Dickson and Dave O' Neill on Vega 91.5FM. This lead to Chrissie joining Network Ten's new morning chat show, The Circle, alongside Yumi Stynes, Gorgi Coghlan and Denise Drysdale in 2010. The Circle was honoured with three Logie nominations in 2011 and Chrissie won Most Popular Female Presenter and she was also nominated for the highly prestigeous Gold Logie.
In 2012 Chrissie hosted Can of Worms on Network Ten and again in 2013 when the show went live. For her work on Can of Worms she was nominated for another Logie in 2013 for Most Popular Female Presenter.
A gifted writer who happily over-shares the amusing and sometimes challenging realities of day-to-day life for many working mums in Australia, Chrissie has been a regular columnist for Fairfax's Sunday Life magazine and has written for News Limited's Weekend magazine and Fairfax's Good Weekend magazine.
Chrissie published her first book , 'Is It Just Me?: Confessions of an Over-Sharer', in October 2013 and is available in all good bookstores and online.
Chrissie is also an ambassador for CARE Australia who help women in poverty throughout the world.
In her personal life, Chrissie and her partner, Chris (affectionately known as The Chippie) are the proud parents to three young children, Leo, Kit and Peggy.
Chrissie is Melbourne-based. Outside of her Mix 101.1 radio commitments Chrissie is available for MC, keynote and hosting opportunities in Melbourne.
Chrissie is forever on a mission to entertain and make people laugh. Any event will be full of fun and surprises with Chrissie on stage!
Excellent MC... Across all Award Name pronunciations and so much fun on & off stage. Guests loved her.