Speaker Details

Full Name
EJ Garrett
Burnett River Media Pty Ltd
Country (Address)
EJ is a producer, director, videographer, editor and writer of indigenous content. Specialising in factual story telling. EJ started his career in media as producer/presenter, video journalist and producer of community focused media campaigns.

EJ has produced, directed and written documentaries for broadcast including as Director of the ‘Fire’ episode for the Elements series NITV/SBS, a 30min documentary; a producer for ‘Always Black and Always Cracked’ a 15 minute documentary for NITV/SBS; and as writer and consuslting directr for ‘Rock Bottom and Rockhampton’ a 15 minute documentary for NITV/SBS.

EJ is a Darumbal man from the coastal lands of Central Qld and his mother is from the Wulli Wulli people of the Burnett region. All of EJ’s content that he produces about his people are positive and contemporary. EJ Garrett is a multi skilled individual with experience covering community engagement, media and communication.

In EJ’s previous professional life he has worked across many fields including construction, community services, management, human resources and media. He has also performed many roles as a volunteer within the community and strives to continue his work with communities across Australia.