Alana McLean is a Perth based TV and Radio Presenter.
Most recently, Alana was a TV host on Australia’s first Digital News Network, Ticker News based in Melbourne, hosting news bulletins, the Breakfast show ‘Jumpstart’ and her own feature program ‘TickHER’ – showcasing the success and achievements of business women and celebrities.
In addition to her work on screen, Alana has 4 years experience in Commercial Radio - hosting Breakfast and Drive shows for some of Australia’s leading media companies including; SevenWest Media (RED FM WA), Southern Cross Austereo (Mix 94.5), Grant Broadcasters (Star 1063 QLD).
Alana has been a guest columnist for PerthNOW – a subsidiary of The West Australian newspaper, a guest Presenter on Channel 7’s Today Tonight and Channel 7’s Telethon – leading the $15,000 challenge with Australian comedian and star of Kath & Kim, Pete Rowsthorn.
In 2019, Alana was awarded a prestigious ACRA award, the highest award for the Australian Commercial Radio Industry, for her interview with music superstar and Grammy Award winner, David Guetta. Alana has had a strong relationship with Racing via Racing and Wagering WA. Alana has been hosting the prestigious Fashions on the Field program in WA for 3 years.
Alana has hosted numerous events including;
• Music Festivals - featuring The Veronicas, Sheppard, Bliss & Eso and The Temper Trap.
• Community Council Events (Town of Claremont, City of Rockingham, City of Cockburn)
• Fashion Runways (Prive, Perth Fashion Festival)
• Fringe World shows (Let’s Burlesque!),
• Trade Shows (AHA Conference) and
• Award Ceremonies (Perth Thoroughbred Racing Awards, HIA Perth Housing Awards, Perth Rangers Awards)
• Premium Social Events (MARQUEE New Years Day and SUITED Melbourne Cup, Gascoyne Food Festival)
Throughout her career, Alana has interviewed some of the biggest celebrity names names including;
• Grammy Award Winners: Sheryl Crow and DJ David Guetta
• Pop Artists: Jess Mauboy, Guy Sebastian and Delta Goodrem
• Melbourne Cup Winning Jockey Michelle Payne,
• Olympic swimmers, Cate and Bronte Campbell
• TV and Film Personalities Sonia Kruger, Rachel Griffiths, Radha Mitchell, Melissa Doyle, Osher Ginsberg, Lynne McGranger, Rebecca Maddern & more!
Alana is a versatile and accomplished MC and is available to host your event in Perth or Melbourne!