Verity James

Leading television and radio presenter.


Verity has been one of Perth’s leading television and radio presenters for the past 12 years.

Verity is an extremely polished and professional master of ceremonies who has hosted numerous government and corporate events including Sir David Brand Tourism Awards, Royal Australian Institute of Architects Awards (W.A.), Sheraton Hotel Wine Industry Awards, Property Council of Australia Awards, National Heart Foundation Ball, 2006 Visitor Servicing Association Conference, Elder Abuse Conference and Breakfast Forum, and Tourism Australia Regional Convention.

Current work

Verity has a strong interest in cooking and food preparation and spent three years as Restaurant Critic for The West Australian, and is now a contributor to Spice Magazine.

Verity is currently a presenter on ‘Can We Help You’ a national ABC TV show which airs at 6.30p.m. on Friday evenings. She was also the inaugural Ambassador for Australian Red Cross and sits on the board of various Western Australian charities.

Previous experience

TV: Verity commenced her career as a TV news presenter for ABC Canberra and fulfilled this role for ten years before moving to Perth.

Radio: Once in Perth Verity joined ABC Radio and quickly became the host of her own daily afternoon program on ABC 720 which she presented for eight years. She also hosted numerous other TV and radio productions for the ABC.