Natalie Ahmat is a Presenter, Producer and Senior Journalist at National Indigenous Television (NITV). A proud Mudburra (NT) and Maluyligal (Torres Strait, QLD) First Nations woman, Natalie is the face of NITV News, Australia’s only Indigenous television news bulletin, and is one of the hosts of NITV’s flagship current affairs program, The Point.
Natalie joined NITV in 2008 to help give Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals a voice in the Australian media. Since then, has anchored NITV News bulletins and specials from some of the most remote parts of the country, covering a number of significant Indigenous stories and events. Some highlights include fronting NITV’s live coverage of the Garma Festival from Arnhem Land, as well as broadcasting live programs from the Constitutional Convention at Uluru, and the 50th Anniversary of the Wave Hill Walkoff.