Aussie Inventions That Changed The World Cast

Historically Australia has punched well above its weight on the world stage of timely innovations, scientific breakthroughs, and brilliant new technologies.

Matt Parkinson

Matt Parkinson

Comedian, Actor, Writer, Radio Presenter and Game-show Winner

Matt Parkinson has over three decades of experience in the Australian entertainment business.

As a comedian, actor, writer and radio presenter his credits run the full gamut, including The Big Gig, Full Frontal, Spicks and Specks, A Country Practice, The Doctor Blake Mysteries, regular spots on ABC radio and co-hosting top-rating commercial breakfast show The Cage. Read more…

Anja Taylor

Anja Taylor

Science Journalist, Actor and Filmmaker

Anja’s road to becoming one of Australia’s best-known science journalists wasn’t a typical one. Stepping onto the set of the 1970s hit series Chopper Squad as a five year old, she looked set to follow her famous dad’s footsteps into acting. Read more…

David Hunt

David Hunt

Award-winning Historian, Writer, Podcaster and Speaker

David jumped to national attention with his award-winning first history book, Girt: The Unauthorised History of Australia. His dry wit, selection of curious historical moments and vivid portrayal of the heroes and villains of Australia’s past breathed fresh life into the nation’s story.  The audiobook version of Girt, read by David, is one of Audible Australia’s top 5 bestselling audiobooks of all time. Read more…

Sally Dominguez

Sally Dominguez

Inventor, Designer, Innovation Educator and Futurist

Sally’s experience is steeped in innovative practice and commentary. As an inventor, she has won seven international awards for her products Rainwater HOG and Nest highchair, including Rainwater HOG being named one of USA’s Top 10 Green Building Products in 2008. Read more…