Nas Campanella is a journalist and radio newsreader with the ABC via Triple J.
She lost her sight when she was six months old. Nas also has a sensitivity condition which means she can’t read Braille.
Winning an ABC cadetship in 2011, Nas spent her first-year news gathering and reading in Bega at ABC South East.
In 2013 Nas joined Triple J, where she produces, writes and reads the news several times a day.
Nas Campanella is the only blind radio newsreader in the world.
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