Sarah Ferguson is the anchor of ABC’s flagship current affairs program Four Corners. In 2015, she wrote and presented ABC TV’s acclaimed documentary series on the Rudd Gillard years, The Killing Season. Next, she wrote and presented the seminal award-winning ABC series on domestic violence Hitting Home, which gained an audience of over 2 million viewers.

At Four Corners Sarah won two Walkleys and the Gold Walkley in 2011 for ‘ A Bloody Business’, four Logies for Most Outstanding Public Affairs Report in 2010, 2011,2012 and 2013, the Melbourne press Club Gold Quill in 2013 as well as the George Munster award and the Queensland Premier’s Literary Award. These were for a series of reports on people smuggling, live export and the culture of rugby league.


Journalist & Anchor

Media With Impact: Docs, Features, TV & News – Tools for a Culture in Crisis?

Meeting Room 11, Level 1

In an increasingly fragmented market, how do you draw an audience to stories that matter? What can ‘impact’ projects do to actually have, well..impact. This panel consisting of industry experts with backgrounds in feature film, factual films, current affairs and branded content will discuss strategies, new collaboration models and opportunities and challenges in the impact […]