Speaker Details

Full Name
Fran Kelly
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Journalist & Radio Presenter
Country (Address)
Fran Kelly is one of Australia's leading political interviewers and commentators. She has earned a reputation as an intelligent, informed and balanced journalist who has been a key contributor to the nation's political and social debates for almost two decades.

Fran hosted ABC Radio National’s Breakfast programme for 17 years from 2005 until she hung up her microphone in December 2021. RN Breakfast is Australia's agenda-setting national morning current affairs radio show. Its daily agenda is a mix of national and international politics, social issues and the arts.

In 2021 Fran hosted her own TV chat show, Frankly, which brought together thinkers, adventurers, entertainers, musicians and change makers to broaden our minds and make us laugh and feel good on a Friday night.

She is also co-host of the ABC Political podcast, The Party Room.
Fran Kelly