Alicia Loxley is a Melbourne based journalist and is currently the weekend anchor for 9 News and host of Nine’s 4pm news.
Her career began at the ABC in radio, which took her to Perth for 5 years, where she became the lead anchor for ABC TV News. She also hosted the State-wide Drive program on ABC Local Radio.
After returning to Melbourne as a reporter for 9 News, she again relocated to Sydney to join the Today Show team.
Alicia has had a box seat to the biggest news stories of the past decade. She led Channel 9’s Black Saturday bushfires coverage in 2009, was a key member of the network’s Olympics team in London, and co-hosted Victoria Decides 2014. She’s regularly hosted the Today Show and was a reporter for Channel 9’s Inside Story.
Alicia will be running with The Barney Army to support young Barney. Barney was diagnosed with NF when he was 2 years old. He has 2 brain tumours – one on his brain stem and one on his optic nerve. Barney spends hours on hospital having these monitored. You can donate to the Barney Army here: https://cupidsundierun2018.everydayhero.com/au/the-barney-army