Helen Dalley


Helen Dalley is a Walkley Award-winning journalist and one of Australia's most experienced and highly respected TV journalists and interviewers.

Helen joined Sky News in 2007 and currently anchors the primetime National News. Helen also most recently hosted Late Agenda on Sky and Business View on Sky News Business. She is the alternative host of The Nation on Sky News.

Helen co-hosted Sky's coverage of the 2007 Australian Federal Election and was part of the national coverage of the 2010 Federal Election, as well as the Federal Budget coverage for five years.

Helen has interviewed many business and political leaders, including former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, in 2011.

An award-winning television journalist, she was with the Nine Network for two decades before joining Sky. A senior reporter and alternate host on the well-regarded, agenda-setting Sunday program for 16 years, her outstanding reporting and interviewing for the network was acknowledged with a prestigious Walkley Award in 1999 with the judges commending her versatility and the wide range of stories she covered.

At Nine, Helen Dalley was a host of the network's coverage of the 2003 invasion of Iraq and the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 attacks on New York and Washington.

Before television Helen was with Australian Consolidated Press, first with The Australian Women's Weekly before a New York posting, writing for The Weekly, The Bulletin, Cleo and Australian Business magazine.