Narelda Jacobs (she/Her)

Narelda Jacobs is a Whadjuk Noongar journalist and presenter hailing from Boorloo/Perth now living on Gadigal Country in Sydney. Narelda has worked at Network 10 since 2000 and spent 19 years in the Perth newsroom before heading to Sydney where she co-hosts Studio 10 and presents 10 News First Perth. Once a week, she finds herself at NITV where she co-hosts the network’s flagship program “The Point”. Once a year, she co-hosts NITV’s January 26 “Sunrise Ceremony”. She’s a regular on news panels at ABC TV & co-hosted Sydney Mardi Gras 2018-2020. Narelda has shared the stage with Prime Ministers, international leaders, humanitarian advocates and superstar artists. She’s passionate about promoting equality, diversity and inclusion and is on the board of Walkley Foundation. She’s on the inaugural National Indigenous Advisory Committee for Football Australia and is an ambassador for MND Foundation,  WA Aboriginal Leadership Institute and The Pinnacle Foundation.

Narelda Jacobs in a pink jacket stands in front of a background of yellow, red and black diagonal stripes

Acknowledgement of country

Sydney WorldPride will take place on the lands of the Gadigal, Cammeraygal, Bidjigal, Darug, Dharawal people who are the Traditional Custodians of the Sydney Basin.

We pay our Respects to their Elders past and present. Always was Always will be Aboriginal Land.

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people come from many different clans and communities across Australia & in 2023 will come together as one, to celebrate with our global LGBTQIA+ community.