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Matt Tinney is the Perth Correspondent for Channel 7’s Sunrise.
Born, raised and educated in Melbourne, Matt moved to Perth in 2008 and the following year was awarded the tourism award at the Western Australian Journalists Association Awards.
Matt provided LIVE coverage of the Bali Nine executions in Indonesia and has reported on stories across WA, including Cyclone Christine and the Perth Hills bushfire. Matt has also interviewed everybody from Russell Crowe, Alan Bond and Miranda Kerr to characters like Claude Choules, who was the last surviving combat veteran of WWI.
Matt comes from an Italian family and lives in Perth with his children Florence and Vance and dog Harry.