The SA LIFE Team
Michael has more than 35 years’ experience in the media. He’s currently a FIVEaa radio personality and writes for SA Life magazine as well as co-hosting the hugely popular Out of the Blue with fishmonger Michael Angelakis. Michael loves living spaces, and will use his vast horticultural experience to showcase some of the state’s finest gardens, interesting homes, outdoor kitchens and renovations, as well as present a regular monthly garden diary.
When it comes to the media - Grant's just about done it all! He's worked as a journalist, been a television weather presenter and newsreader, edited a surfing magazine and had a lengthy radio announcing career. Enticed out of self-imposed retirement with an offer too good to refuse, Grant will present a regular ‘SA Life and Times’ segment and believes that to get a sense of place you have to know a place and the best way to do that is to dive headfirst into its history.
Briony will be keeping an eagle eye on what’s new in our state’s vast food, wine, accommodation and lifestyle range. A lifelong love of travel, has taken her from the peaks of Annapurna to the fabled slopes of Mt Ararat, from Burkina Faso to Beverly Hills but she always looks forward to returning home to South Australia. Briony has worked as a Discover Presenter, Seven News reporter, producer and chief of staff, and has worked on everything from Elections to the Olympics.
Chef Rosa’s meals are characterised by simplicity, and she’ll use this motto on SA Life to prove that cooking is for everyone, to appreciate fine, simple food – from the garden to the table. Rosa opened her own cooking school in 1989 and quickly earned a reputation for turning people of all ages into confident cooks. Rosa has appeared on lifestyle programs such as Italian Food Safari and has recently joined the SA Life magazine team in the role of food writer.
Barossa-born Callum Hann believes he is addicted to food. Since shooting to fame as the popular runner up of MasterChef in 2010, Callum has been busy writing a cookbook, conducting cooking classes and travelling the world. With a passion for South Australian produce and the personality to tell a good story, Callum will travel through every region to film roving reports on our finest food producers.
Living in the Adelaide Hills with her husband and daughter, Kelly has an eye for detail and a passion for style. She loves to search out the newest hot-spots so viewers can expect to find Kelly browsing unique design stores, cafes, wineries, vintage haunts and galleries.Kelly was a regular presenter on Channel 7 “Discover” program for 8 years; she has also taken on on-air presenting roles at Mix 102.3 and produced that station’s number one breakfast radio show for 2 years.
Pete Michell, a friend and colleague for many years, sadly passed away in July 2014. Pete was the action man of SALife TV, he loved a challenge, always made us laugh, and his unique style was an integral part of our presenting team. He will be deeply missed by us all. In our hearts and minds – Pete will forever remain a member of our crew.