Media

Liz is an experienced media personality, and has been appearing on radio and television both during her playing career and post-retirement.

Media

Since her retirement in 2007, Liz has become the premier commentator of the sport she played and loves, as well as expanding her coverage to other sports including golf, motorsport and the Commonwealth Games.

Liz’s media highlights include:

Television  
2017 Sports Sunday, Nine Network, Regular Panellist
2017 Suncorp Super Netball, Nine Network, Regular Commentator
2017 Today Show, Nine Network, Guest
2016 Fast5 Netball, Nine Network, Expert Commentator
2016 Today Show, Nine Network, Guest
2016 Wide World of Sports, Nine Network, Guest
2015-16 The Project, Network Ten, Guest Panellist
2015 The Back Page, Fox Sports, Guest Panellist
2015 Costellation Cup- International Test, Foxtel and Network Ten, Commentator
2015 V8 Supercars Show, Fox Sports, Panellist
2015 Netball coverage, Foxtel and Network Ten, Commentary Co-host and Expert Comments
2014 Commonwealth Games, Network Ten, Commentator- Opening Ceremony and Netball
2013- 14 Studio 10, Network Ten, Guest Co-host
2013- 14 Netball Commentary, Fox Sports/SBS, Co-host and Expert Comments
2013 Sportsnight SKYNews, Regular Panelist
2013 Slideshow, Seven Network, Guest
2012 City to Surf, Network Ten, Commentator
2012 Formula One Grand Prix, Network Ten Reporter
2012 The Circle, Network Ten Co-host
2012 Bedtime Story CBeebies, UKTV, Guest
2008-12 Netball Commentary Channel 10 Co-host
2012 Formula One- Grand Prix – Channel 10 Reporter
2012 The Circle Channel 10, Guest co-hosts
2012 Bedtime Story CBeebies, UK TV
2011 Can We Help? ABCTV, Guest appearance
2010 Ladies Masters and Aust. Open Golf Tournaments ONE HD, Host
2010 Commonwealth Games Channel 10 and ONE HD, Opening Ceremony Host and Commentary
2009-10 Thursday Night Live ONE HD, Regular Panellist
2009-10 The 7pm Project Channel 10, Guest panellist
2009 The Squiz SBS, Guest appearance
2005-09  The Einstein Factor ABCTV, Guest appearance
2008 Netball Trans-Tasman Series and The Back Page, Fox Sports, Foxtel, Co-host
2008-11 Good News Week Channel 10, Panellist
2007 Sunrise Channel 7, Guest appearances
2006-09 20 to 1 Channel 9, Guest appearances
2006 David Tench Tonight Channel 10, Guest appearance
2006-11  Celebrity Ready Steady Cook Channel 10, Guest appearances
2006 Temptation Channel 9, Guest appearance
2005-06 The Glasshouse ABCTV, regular guest panellist
2005 60 Minutes Channel 9, Guest story
2005 Beat the Chef ABCTV, Guest appearance
2004 Athens Olympics: Overnight updates Channel 7, Presenter
2004 110% Tony Squires Channel 7, Guest appearances
2003 Rugby World Cup Channel 7, Reporter / Panellist
2003-04 Sunrise Sports Wrap Channel 7 Presenter/Guest appearance
2002 Home and Away Channel 7, Guest appearance
2001-02 Personal Best Network 10, Host
2001 Great Outdoor Games Channel 10, Guest host
2000-03 Sportsworld Channel 7, Guest appearances
2000-01 Winter X Games Channel 10, Commentator
2000 Sydney Olympics Games Channel 7, Overnight Host
1999-00 The Fat ABCTV, Guest appearances
   
Radio  
2016-17 National Weekend Mornings, ABC National Radio, Summer Fill Ins
2015 Australia All Over, ABC Local Radio, Summer Fill Ins
2014 Summer Afternoons, ABC Local Radio, National Host
2012-13 Summer Afternoons, ABC Local Radio, National Host
2011-13 Afternoons 702 ABC Radio Sydney, Guest fill-in host
2010-11 National Afternoons ABC Local Radio, Guest fill-in host
2010 Grandstand ABC National Radio, Guest co-host
2007-08 Wil and Lehmo Triple M’s National Drive Show, Guest appearances
2006-08 The Shebang Triple M’s National Drive Show, Guest appearances
2006-07 The Cage Breakfast Show Triple M, Syd/Melb, Guest appearances
2005-06 Dead Set Legends Triple M Sydney, Guest co-host
2005-06 Radio National ABC, Guest appearances
2005-06  Saturday Breakfast 2UE, Guest appearances
2003 Big Sports Breakfast 2KY, Guest appearances
1999-04 Breakfast show Triple J, Weekly Sports update ( with Adam and Wil )
   
Writing  
2014-Current  The Age/Sydney Morning Herald, Regular Netball Columnist
2013 Netball.com.au, Regular Columnist
2005 Netball Heroes, Book, Allen and Unwin
2003 The Australian, Regular Columnist
2001 Playing the Game, A guide to playing netball, Published 2001 (reprinted 2002, Harper Collins)
2001 Australian Netballer Magazine, regular contributor
   
Live  
2015-16 The Centurions, live stage show with Sharelle McMahon and Catherine Cox

 

Links to media

Video

 
Liz Ellis Showreel  Netball Australia Hall of Fame induction video
 
 The Circle pregnancy announcement  Drink Wise Australia
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Bigpond TV IV (Clinic footage) with
Russell Barwick
 

 

Print/Online articles

Liz's Fairfax columns

Liz Ellis Told A Great Joke Which Said Everything About Womens' Sport Now

Readers Digest Trust Survey

The Roar Aust Athlete of the Year

Top 100 Most Admired Women 2011

Empower Magazine cover story (Feb/March 2010)

© 2014 Liz Ellis

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