Geraldine Doogue was the host of Radio National’s Life Matters program for 11 years from its inception in 1992. She received a United Nations Media Peace Prize and two Penguin Awards for her role in ABC TV’s coverage of the Gulf War. She was the host of Compass on ABC TV from 1998 to 2017. Since 2005, she has hosted the Extra and Saturday Extra programs on Radio National. In 2018, Doogue was inducted into the Australian Media Hall of Fame.