Pennells, Steve

Steve Pennells

Steve Pennells started his career at The Esperance Express and Kalgoorlie Miner before joining The West Australian where he was the state political editor, heading the south-west, Sydney and Melbourne bureaux. He was briefly the Nine Network’s Perth chief-of-staff before returning to The West as a special correspondent that saw him on assignment in Iraq, Sudan, China, Europe, the US and south-east Asia before he left to spend four years freelancing in Europe. He returned to Australia in 2011 as The West Australian's chief writer. He is a five-time Walkley Award winner, including a Gold Walkley in 2012.

Session Venue Date Time
Press FreedomRomeo Tent, Perth Writers Festival Precinct23 Feb 20141pm-2pm