34 year old Tim Balckwell has had more than 15 years experience in the radio industry and has solidified his name as one of Australia’s biggest names in radio. His fun natured, easy going personality has been the key to his success.
Since joining Nova in 2001, Tim has worked as part of Nova 100 biggest shows and is now one third of Australia’s number one rated radio show Kate, Tim and Marty entertaining listeners on the drive home weekdays from 4pm-6pm across Australia.
Since joining Nova’s national drive team, Tim along with his co-hosts have brewed their own cider, turned two of their favourite segments into mobile games and broadcasted their show from a private jet. Their success has earned them an Australian Com- merical Radio Award (ACRA) for Best Networked Program in 2015 and in the same year Tim won a ACRA for best Entertainment/ Music Presenter. In 2016, the show saw Tim win Best on-air team alongside his co-hosts at the annual ACRA’s.
Tim not only has 15 years radio experience, he has also been part of Channel 10’s ‘The Project’ since it began, doing the Metro Wip as well as a number of live desk appearances and is now taking part in more produced stories for the show.
Tim also appears regularly on Channel Nine’s Today Extra and Getaway. On his downtime, Tim is a devoted husband to Monique and father to daughter, Bo, and son, Alfie. He is also a passionate AFL
supporter, being heavily involved with the Hawthorn Football Club.
Being one of Australia’s most loved personalities Tim is what Australia is all about, with his postive outlook and down to earth nature.