About.

THE MAVERICK JOURNALIST

Seasoned newspaper reporter, columnist and editor Steve Price is celebrated for his unbiased and transparent communication skills in print, radio and television for over five decades.

Known for his strong opinions accompanied by compelling audience interactions, including national talkback. He is also the first choice to host and interview personalities across industries, including politics and entertainment.

One of Steve’s talents is coverage of live breaking news including disasters both local and international such as the September 11 terror attacks, the Bali bombings, Port Arthur massacre, Australian bushfires and of course political coups including the Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard battle plus the Tony Abbott and Malcolm Turnbull stoush.

Steve loves a debate and enjoys moderating discussions for business functions and charity and hosting awards ceremonies.

Work Experience

Work Experience.

THE MAN AT WORK

Daily Newspapers

ADELAIDE NEWS

Steve started as a junior cadet reporting on crime and sport was an opinion columnist and interstate correspondent.

MELBOURNE HERALD

Steve was chief reporter specialising in crime and politics, served as Royal reporter before becoming the daily Chief of Staff and then Deputy Editor.

SYDNEY SUNDAY TELEGRAPH

Opinion columnist

MELBOURNE HERALD SUN

Opinion columnist

Radio

3AW NEWS-TALK MELBOURNE

Steve was a producer, program and news director and presented Melbourne’s number 1 rated Drive program from 1996 until 2002.

2UE NEWS-TALK SYDNEY

Steve presented Breakfast, Drive and the nationally syndicated Morning program from 2002 until 2010.

MTR NEWS TALK MELBOURNE

Hosted breakfast program and was program director.

2GB-3AW-4BC-2CC and NETWORK STATIONS

Hosted a nationally syndicated Night-time program heard on over 60 stations.

2GB SYDNEY 4BC BRISBANE and 2CC CANBERRA

Networked afternoon talk-back program.

AUSTEREO TRIPLE M MELBOURNE

Hot Breakfast host by Eddie McGuire and Luke Darcy weekly opinion spot.

1ZB NEW ZEALAND

Mike Hosking breakfast program opinion spots twice weekly.

Television

Steve co-hosts Network Ten’s The Project every Monday night for a decade. The Project is a national news and entertainment program with a unique mixture of news and comedy. Steve is a regular guest every Wednesday.

Steve also starred on the reality survival show I’m A Celebrity Get me out Here set in Africa and entertained the contestants with his jungle radio that ran for two seasons of the show.

He has also been a regular guest on:

  • Sunrise Seven Network
  • Today Show Nine Network and A Current Affair
  • Q and A on the ABC
  • The Bolt Report Sky News
Skills

Work Skills.

ONE MAN, MANY TALENTS

With years of journalistic and reporting experience under his belt, Steve knows how to deliver the news and engage his audience in any setting. From radio hosting to live news coverage, read through Steve’s varied work experience.

LIVE PERFORMER

Experienced live performer on all media including long form live radio and TV, presenting strong opinions with audience interaction including national talkback. Live interviewing of guests from politicians to entertainers, authors and sports stars.

COVERAGE

Long form coverage of disasters, both local and international, including the September 11 terror attacks, Bali bombings in 2005 and the 2019-2020 Australian bushfires, as well as floods and cyclones and political coups, including the toppling of Prime Ministers and State Premiers.

MODERATOR

Moderator on political debates and post Budget analysis MC at business functions and awards ceremonies and function host at sporting events.

Clients

Clients.

THE TOP CHOICE FOR BRANDS

Beyond the news, you can also find Steve endorsing some major local and international brands.

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MERCEDES BENZ

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MALO DENTAL CLINIC

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TEN NETWORK

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AUSTEREO TRIPLE M

Testimonial..

Steve is not only one of Australia’s best broadcasters but has an incredible connection with his audience. Steve not only has an innate understanding of business and what drives trust, but also knows how to communicate to his audience and drive awareness, credibility and engagement.

Adam Schwab, Luxury Escapes
GET IN TOUCH

Contact.

LET’S TALK.

Thinking of getting in touch with Steve for a collaboration or to host your next event? You may contact him using this form.