Steve Pennells

Steve Pennells is a five-time Walkley Award-winning investigative journalist. He began his lengthy career in newspapers before making the move to television in 2013 when he joined the Seven Network’s Sunday Night. In 2012, he received Australia’s highest journalism honour – the Gold Walkley Award – for his reports on Gina Rinehart’s multi-billion dollar battle with her children. He has won four other Walkleys, the Clarion Award for Most Outstanding Contribution to Journalism and has been awarded the United Nations Media Peace Prize a record six times. In 2018, he became the youngest living person to be inducted into The Australian Media Hall of Fame.