About Brad Watts

Brad is all-rounder media professional with extensive experience in all forms of news media including television, radio, newspapers and online.

As a former Federal Press Gallery journalist and ‘news breaker’ in Canberra, Brad has strong affinity with covering political, business and economic issues as well as a passion for tourism, food, wine and hospitality in the nation’s capital.

He also enjoys photography and video production.

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New Singapore tourism appointment a game-changer for the ACT region
Canberra’s international visitor numbers are set to rise following an exciting new appointment in Singapore aimed at luring more South East Asian travellers to the ACT region. In a major first for the tourism sector, VisitCanberra has employed a full-time tourism professional in Singapore to promote Canberra as a leisure and business destination. It’s also the first official appointment by...
Canberra Tourism Awards to showcase excellence in tourism
More than 300 people will celebrate excellence in Canberra’s growing tourism industry at the 2018 Canberra Region Tourism Awards gala dinner on Friday, November 23. Showcasing the region’s best and most innovative tourism organisations, leaders and initiatives, the prestigious annual awards will embrace a Masquerade Ball theme this year at the newly-refurbished Hotel Realm. Entrants will contest more than 30...
Idyllic escape to tranquil temple on the South Coast
Health & Wellbeing
Everyone knows the time-honoured axiom: “Happy wife, happy life”. However, this relationship motto is especially important when your partner is a mother of two young children and needs a well-deserved break. So I made it my duty to find a relaxing, soul-cleaning retreat that wasn’t too far from Canberra for a much-needed getaway. We needed somewhere luxurious, quiet and secluded...