Jonathan Swan Google+

Jonathan Swan

Jonathan Swan is a Fairfax Media reporter based in the Canberra bureau, Parliament House.

Ray Hadley settles with man he allegedly bullied

Jonathan Swan Top rating radio host Ray Hadley has settled for an undisclosed sum to resolve allegations he bullied and harassed a junior colleague at his radio station 2GB.


ACMA: Ray Hadley's Wayne Swan comments breached radio code

Ray Hadley

Jonathan Swan Talkback host Ray Hadley's morning program has been found to have breached the commercial radio codes when broadcasting false claims about the former treasurer Wayne Swan.

'The Duck'

'The Duck': Ray Hadley's hefty minder and bearer of bad news

The Duck

Jonathan Swan Meet “The Duck”. He's been variously described as Ray Hadley's “henchman”, executive assistant, agent/manager and "bearer of bad news".


Ray Hadley sued over alleged 2GB bullying incident

Ray Hadley

Jonathan Swan Radio star facing allegations of "false imprisonment" because junior colleague was kept in office to receive spray.

20,000 Leagues

Labor MP cool over $20m for film producers

Your message is ready to be sent with the following file or link attachments:

Note: To protect against computer viruses, e-mail programs may prevent sending or receiving certain types of file attachments.  Check your e-mail security settings to determine how attachments are handled.


Hugh Jackman in The Wolverine

Jonathan Swan Labor backbencher Ed Husic has questioned the government's decision to spend more than $20 million on a Disney film, saying the money could be better spent on more urgent needs.

Hadley says sorry and show goes on

Ray Hadley.

Jonathan Swan RAY HADLEY said sorry.

Ray Hadley says sorry to 2GB staff

ray hadley

Jonathan Swan Ray Hadley has apologised to the entire staff of 2GB after a week of mounting pressure about his alleged bullying, including reducing a young staffer to tears.

Hadley suspension row: the show's not over until Singo sings

2GB Radio announcer and talkback host Ray Hadley pictured live on air.

Jonathan Swan SYDNEY'S 2GB radio station is in crisis after a clash between morning show star Ray Hadley and the network's managing director which has embroiled the company's biggest shareholder, John Singleton.

ABC boss grilled over studio closure

Mark Scott

Jonathan Swan Does the ABC show too much Stephen Fry? Is the national broadcaster giving too much love to Sydney and Melbourne and not enough to regional Australia?

ABC grilled

Less Fry, more Tassie, ABC Senate inquiry hears

stephen fry

Jonathan Swan Does the ABC show too much Stephen Fry? Is it giving too much love to Sydney and Melbourne and not enough to regional Australia?

Comments 174

Did 2Day FM prank break the law?

radio on air

Jonathan Swan Radio presenters skirted right to the edge of the law, and possibly beyond, with royal prank call.

2Day FM suspends all advertising amid royal prank backlash

Coles continue to gain market share against larger rival Woolworths in the first financial year quarter.

Jonathan Swan and Neil McMahon RADIO network Austereo has suspended all advertising on 2Day FM in response to advertiser boycotts following the suspected suicide of a British nurse caught up in the royal prank call scandal.

An 'appy New Year: Kylie unveils Sydney's December 31 plan


Jonathan Swan Pop princess Kylie Minogue is calling on Sydneysiders to use their mobile phones to get in on the action this New Year's Eve.

Television comes to the Block, but for a different drama

Family and friends of Aaron McGrath, one of the stars in 'redfern now' watching it on stage. The block, redfern, Sydney. 31st October 2012. Photo by Tamara dean 


Jonathan Swan WHEN the television industry comes to the Block in Redfern, it is usually a news crew chasing the latest misfortune.

The Blackfella's Guide to New York

Artist wins lawsuit after film wrongfully taken off website

.Artist Richard Bell

Andrew Taylor and Jonathan Swan Controversial Aboriginal artist Richard Bell usually thumbs his nose at authority. But not when it comes to protecting his property.

Mardi Gras float's another hit record for Kylie

Mardi Gras

Christine Sams, Jonathan Swan KYLIE MINOGUE, who has received an Order of the British Empire for services to music, was awarded another high honour last night when she became part of history at Mardi Gras.

Mike Willesee returns

Willesee's TV comeback at 69: 20 targets in his sights


Jonathan Swan He had a reputation for making the powerful squirm - now Mike Willesee is returning to television at the age of 69.

Children's laureates have some stories to tell


Jonathan Swan TWO of Australia's most-loved children's authors will be appointed as Australia's first laureates for children's literature at a ceremony in Adelaide today.

It was rolled gold but KB Lager may be on the way out

KB Lager

Jonathan Swan, Damien Murphy THE consumption of alcohol in NSW risks becoming lonesome, morbid and drear as a last great historic link with local brewing, KB Lager, teeters towards extinction.