Travels from: Victoria
Categories: Facilitators, MCs & Hosts, Women in Business
Full Presenter Profile & Bio
Highly experienced corporate moderator/facilitator and MC Tracey Curro began her career as a reporter on regional television in Shepparton, Victoria. A year later she returned to her home state to join National Nine News Brisbane as a reporter and weekend news presenter, before being head-hunted by Channel 10 to present Eyewitness News Melbourne and Ten Morning News nationally.
Tracey moved away from daily reporting in 1991, spending the next six years travelling the world as a reporter, first for the acclaimed science and technology show "Beyond 2000" on Seven, and then as a reporter on "60 Minutes" where she is best known for eliciting Pauline Hanson’s 'please explain'. She then turned her attention to documentary film-making, producing several documentaries for the Nine and Seven networks and international broadcasters.
Tracey has penned many feature stories for Australian Women's Weekly magazine, beginning with her mother's battle with ovarian cancer, and Kerry Packer's obituary.
Tracey Curro rejoined the National Nine News team in Melbourne in 2003 as a news presenter. Since late 2006, she has been General Manager of Communications at Sustainability Victoria, the Victorian Government agency helping the state's householders, businesses, industries and schools to take action on climate change, and is an Al Gore climate change ambassador.
As an ambassador for the Women's Cancer Foundation, Tracey Curro has played an active role in promoting awareness of ovarian cancer and fundraising for research into an early detection test , and also serves as an ambassador for the Bone Marrow Donor Institute's Cord Blood Bank in Melbourne.