Brendon Adams

Brendon has been involved in First Nations media, film and tourism for over 30 years. A proud Ku-Ku Yalangi/Woppaburra man from far north Queensland, Brendon worked at 4K1G in Townsville and before moving to the small outback town on Barkindji country (Wilcannia, NSW) where he works at Wilcannia River Radio. In 2019, Brendon and his team won the Tony Staley Award for Excellence in Community Broadcasting for their coverage of issues relating to the Murray-Darling basin. His work also includes facilitating numerous projects that address the challenges and barriers faced by First Nations people, as well as fostering social and emotional wellbeing in the local community.