Sneha Girap (Editor)

Janice Petersen

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Janice Petersen

TV shows
World Watch


Television presenter

Janice Petersen wwwsbscomaunewssitessbscomaunewsfilesim

University of Newcastle

Sbs popasia s eye on psy with world news australia presenter janice petersen

Janice Petersen is an Australian television presenter.


Janice Petersen Janice Petersen SBS News Australia Flickr Photo Sharing

Petersen is currently co-host of SBS World News with Anton Enus on Special Broadcasting Service (SBS).

Janice Petersen Who is your favorit soapie girl General Discussion Chat

Sbs popasia s eye on psy with world news australia presenter janice petersen 18 10 12

Personal life

Janice Petersen Janice Petersen SBS News

Petersen was born in 1977 to parents of South African lineage in Sydney, She was raised in Woy Woy on the Central Coast of New South Wales. Also grew up with her brother Dale Petersen. Janice lives in Sydney with her partner Julian Hamilton of electronic band The Presets. The couple have two daughters, born in 2010 and 2013.

Janice Petersen SBS Newsreader Janice Petersen shares her stylish advice

She is a graduate from the University of Newcastle after qualifying for the Bachelor of Communication degree.

Janice Petersen Janice Petersen and Odessa Hamilton Photos Zimbio

A sports enthusiast, she participated in the high jump, 100 metre and 200 metre sprints, and netball. She is an avid photographer and has had her photographs published for the 2000 Summer Olympics and street life around Sydney.

Janice Petersen MiNDFOOD Celebrating Women Series Janice Petersen YouTube

A portrait painting of Janice by Swiss-born Victorian artist Marc de Jong was named among the finalists in the 2010 Archibald Prize.


Petersen went to work at SBS in 2000 as a freelance staff person and soon was operating the autocue and writing obscure freelance stories, then moved over to ABC in Adelaide, South Australia as a newsreader after landing a bi-media cadetship. Petersen returned to SBS in 2006 as a sports presenter.


Janice Petersen Wikipedia