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Libbi
Gorr

A unique Australian icon.

Profile

Libbi Gorr is multi award winning radio and Tv Broadcaster, which makes her very happy given to date she merely boasts logie nominations and single Aria Acknowledgement. When the work is good you get noticed and Libbi has made an art form out of being noticed.

Whether is be her ground-breaking social satire documentaries and Elle McFeast, or being the First Woman on Australian TV to host her own tonight show (Live & Sweaty, McFeast) Libbi has always found a way to approach her subject matter with wit, lateral though and warm embracing humour.

Current Work

Now, as a guest reporter for ANC TV’s flagship current affairs show 7.30, and producer presenter of the ABC Radio Melbourne Sunday program (Health and Wellness for the Chroncially Flawed yet Eternally Optimistic), Libbi has fashioned a unique role in the media landscape that plays to her eclectic and broad range of skills.

Whether she is talking to the Prime Minister or porn stars, troubled or business folk, Libbi employs wit and intelligence to tell an authentic, candid story with insight and intimacy.

As a content producer, Libbi creates broadcast events for the ABC (both radio and TV), including Radio Melbourne’s Comedy Debates; a Grand Final Conversation Piece, the International Women’s Day Comedy Debate 2017, 2018 IWD Comedy debate and the RN Local Radio and iView.

Libbi is also a member of the AFLW advisory committee and features as a columnist in the Sunday Age for her lateral sports thoughts.

As a speaker, host and facilitator Libbi can manage and conduct nights of entertainment and celebration, or in other areas, moderate conversation and discussion with gravitas, intelligence and insight. She brings a warmth and generosity and awareness factor to anything to which she turns her hand.

Previous Experience

Author: Libbi is the author of two books “ the Bedtime Poem for Edible Children” and the “The A-Z of Mummy Manners: An Etiquette Guide for Dealing with other Children’s Mothers.” She is currently working on her third book for Bonnier Publishing.

Feedback
Everyone was over the moon about your talk tonight. It was a brilliantly astute account and hysterically funny. Great work you're a champion! Art Gallery of NSW

Libbi is certainly a first-class performer! She did an excellent job at preparing her team for our inaugural great safety debate and delivered a fabulous closing argument. She captured the audience's attention and had them in fits of laughter

Comcare

We loved her (and I am looking into her eyes!) and without a doubt she gave us the fun/take off we needed!

Tattersalls Club Pink Ribbon Breakfast

A huge thank you to Libbi. She was a fantastic MC - really good at balancing warmth and sincerity with humour. We would love to have her back again next year!

Museums and Galleries NSW

Libbi was great - so many people have said so - and added just the right touch of levity to the lunch. Please pass on our special thanks to her.

ANZ Trustees

Libbi was a sensational start to our conference, her presentation transformed the crowd from 'barriers up' to 'receptive and open' for the rest of the day....her down to earth manner pleasantly mixed with humour allowed her message to relate to everybody. I was also impressed with Libbi making the time in a pre-conference phone interview to understand exactly the crowd she was going to be addressing

Real Estate Institute of Queensland

It was an absolutepleasure to have Libbi facilitate our panel discussion. Her preparation was exemplary. Her presentation was full of humor and intelligence and was received enthusiastically by everyone. Libbi performed excellently. She is an asset to your management group and I would have no hesitation in engaging her again and recommending her to others. Libbi was everything I had anticipated and more.

Rothworx Professional Development Events

Libbi was terrific. Moree certainly knows she was here as the women haven’t stopped raving about her! She hit the nail on the head for a lot of women who took what Libbi said in her presentation about looking after ourselves and for many they are considering making some changes in their lives to enable them to have time for themselves. This is the result we were looking for! She is a very interesting in-depth person who is very knowledgeable and it shows.

NSW Department of Housing

Thankyou, yet again, for another raucously entertaining and uniquely insightful talk- characteristically witty, intelligent and highly entertaining. It’s such a pleasure to work with you.

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Libbi performed excellently. Preparation exemplary, Libbi was everything I had anticipated and more.

Rothworx Professional Development Events

Libbi was great - so many people have said so - and added just the right touch of levity to the lunch.

The Mary Jane Lewis Scholarship Foundation Fundraising Committee ANZ Trustees

The audience loved her. She was very warm and personable and very quickly was adopted by everyone in the room. Libbi did a great job of hosting our event and added just the right about of humour to the night.

The Registered Clubs Association of NSW

Libbi did her job with heart. …high emotional intelligence….really engaged with all levels of people at our event ….and in fact, drew out some of their stories that we otherwise would not have got to hear. Libbi was a warm and charming host and performed her MC role with professionalism and style.

Hesta

Enormous success… a performance of great humour, sensitivity, intelligence and integrity…. brilliantly constructed with unique moments of “magic” that made for a very special and memorable evening.

Australian Dance Awards
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