Josh Holt was devastated when 10 News First recently axed its local Brisbane bulletin. But now he’s secured himself an exciting new national role.
Josh Holt was devastated when 10 News First recently axed its local Brisbane bulletin. But now he’s secured himself an exciting new national role.

Josh Holt to be the new Tim Bailey

After a seven-year stint in the River City, 10 News First's Brisbane weather presenter Josh Holt is headed back to his hometown of Sydney in a new national role.

Josh Holt with fiance Skye Davis.
Josh Holt with fiance Skye Davis.

Holt has been tapped on the shoulder to present the weather for Brisbane, Sydney and Perth on the new weekday bulletin alongside newsreaders Sandra Sully and Tim Burke.

 

Bianca Dye's epic birthday fail

Jett Kenny on the $200 tracksuit every bloke needs

 

The Sydney-based 90-minute bulletin debuts next Monday but it's understood Holt will present from Brisbane for the time being until timing and restrictions allow him to relocate.

Channel 10 weather presenter Tim Bailey, who recently lost his job.
Channel 10 weather presenter Tim Bailey, who recently lost his job.

10 News First's Melbourne and Adelaide bulletin will be presented by Adelaide's Kate Freebairn to be based in Melbourne.

Network 10's Director of News Content Ross Dagan said, "We are delighted that two talented and familiar faces from our existing Queensland and Adelaide weekday bulletins continue with the network in our two weather presenting and production hubs. This change is possible because we've evolved our plan for weather, so it mirrors that of news and sport."

Josh Holt and Ten colleague Georgina Lewis. Picture: Claudia Baxter
Josh Holt and Ten colleague Georgina Lewis. Picture: Claudia Baxter

10 News First's current Brisbane bulletin wraps up this Friday.

 

*Check out A-List Confidential in The Sunday Mail this weekend for an exclusive interview with Josh Holt about his new role.

 

 

Originally published as Josh Holt to be the new Tim Bailey



BURNS, BIKES, BROWN SNAKES: Busy week for chopper

Premium Content BURNS, BIKES, BROWN SNAKES: Busy week for chopper

Chopper transports patients between four different hospitals across and interstate...

PETS OF THE WEEK: Cute pups and kittens looking for love

Premium Content PETS OF THE WEEK: Cute pups and kittens looking for love

Every week Happy Paws Haven has cute cats and dogs up for adoption

PHOTOS: Groms Comp off to a flying start in Coffs

Premium Content PHOTOS: Groms Comp off to a flying start in Coffs

Three junior champs have been crowned at Park Beach today.