Lauren Phillips has carved her path to become one of television’s most loved presenters. After landing a presenting role on “Postcards”, Channel Nine’s popular Victorian travel program in April 2008, Lauren’s profile has continued to skyrocket ever since.
In 2020, Lauren was announced as the weather presenter on Channel 9’s Weekend TODAY program. Her role sees her travel around Australia each weekend. Lauren is also presenting various segments on the TODAY Show.
Lauren’s role on on Postcards sees her travel around the State to present travel and lifestyle stories. She has travelled to Canada and Ireland with the show and also presents various Postcards special features.
Alongside her presenting role on Weekend TODAY and Postcards, Lauren also co-hosted ‘Kids WB’ nationally with Go! for nine years. Kids WB was shot in-studio and from various locations including Movie World on the Gold Coast, Warner Bros Studios in LA, New York, Arizona and Miami.
Lauren also presented on Channel 9’s Helloworld Travel show, along with popular travel program, Getaway, which last year saw her shoot some amazing stories wrangling crocodiles in Australia’s Northern Territory.
She also presented the ‘colour’ stories on location at Channel 9’s coverage of the 2019 and 2020 Australian Open Tennis.
Lauren has also showcased her versatile presenting skills on the Nine Network’s Today Show, Today Extra, A Current Affair, the Logies, Nine News Now and 20 to 1. She has also presented on the Channel 9 Australian Women’s Weekly Easter and Christmas specials, and has sung live at Carols by Candlelight.
Lauren brings to the screen a natural charm and fun and down to earth presenting style that is refreshing and appealing.
In addition to television, Lauren has also enjoyed radio roles and has filled in for the top rating FOX FM ‘Matt & Jo’ Show in Melbourne, along with co-hosting the ‘Scoopla’ program alongside Jules Lund.
Lauren is an Ambassador for Mazda and Carroten. She has also worked for brands including L’Oreal, Lipault, Hush Hush Lingerie, Calvin Klein Watches + Jewellery, FILA, Telstra and G Adventures. Lauren is also in high demand for corporate appearances and MC work. She also took part in the Lexus Celebrity Race for the 2011 and 2014 Australian F1 Grand Prix, which she considers a major highlight.
Born and bred in Melbourne, Lauren has developed a passion for travel and fashion and also enjoys a strong social media following.