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Ashlea Hansen

Ashlea Hansen

About Ashlea

Ashlea Hansen is a highly respected broadcast journalist and national news anchor. For two decades Ashlea has been breaking news stories, beginning her career in radio before becoming a familiar face on Sydney’s 7News.

Ashlea has reported on some of the nation’s highest profile criminal cases and covered stories in the United Kingdom, Brazil, Indonesia, America and the Middle East. Ashlea is now a freelance news anchor on Sky News and available for other freelance bookings

TV Presenter

Freelance News Presenter on Sky News


Over 20 years experience as a Broadcast Journalist

MC and Speaker

MC and keynote speaker & panel moderator


Available for podcast hosting & guest bookings

Ashlea's Work

Ashlea has built a reputation for breaking crime stories and has covered some of the nation’s highest profile cases including the Lindt Café Siege, the disappearance of William Tyrrell, Parramatta terror shooting, Schapelle Corby deportation and Sydney’s ongoing gangland war.

Ashlea has travelled the world reporting on a wide ranging mix of international stories including the 2017 deportation of convicted drug smuggler Schapelle Corby, Hurricane Lane hitting Hawaii and Aretha Franklin’s funeral. Ashlea has also completed placements in Channel Seven’s Los Angeles Bureau.

Australian True Crime Podcast

The multinational effort to bring Cecilia Haddad's killer to justice​

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MC and Speaker Bookings

Need a keynote speaker who can captivate your guests or an MC who can smoothly guide your event and bring out the best in your audience?

Ashlea is available for bookings for Sydney based events and is also happy to travel domestically. For more details – email

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If you would like to collaborate with, or book Ashlea for a variety of broadcast and speaker roles, please get in touch