Ben Hills is an award winning author /journalist
Walkey Award winner
Ben won this Walkley Award -- Australia’s equivalent of the Pulitzer Prize -- in 1991 for investigative journalism. Among other awards, he was “highly commended” in the Graham Perkin Award for Australian journalist of the year. More recently his book Breaking News -- the Golden Age of Graham Perkin won an Alex Buzo Prize for excellence in research, was long-listed for the Walkley Awards and short-listed for the 2010 awards by the Prime Minister and the Premiers of NSW and WA.