NBAA 2017 Grand Finale Breakfast
Guest Speaker: John Silvester, Crime reporter and author - "From Preston to the underworld" -
John Silvester is Victoria's most experienced crime reporter. He has written, edited and published crime books that have sold more than 1 million copies in Australia and has won industry awards for print, radio, television and online reporting.
His work was adapted into the top rating Underbelly television series and he has acted as presenter in a series of critically acclaimed television crime documentaries. He has won seven Melbourne Press Club Quill awards, nine Victorian Law Foundation Awards, three Walkley Awards, a Ned Kelly Award for true crime writing and a Ned Kelly lifetime achievement award.
He is the senior crime reporter for The Age and writes the Walkley Award winning Naked City column. He appears weekly on 3AW as crime commentator Sly of the Underworld. He has given evidence in Royal Commissions on crime and corruption. Mr John Silvster appears by arrangement with Saxton Speakers Bureau.