Tanya Hennessy is a breakfast radio announcer at HIT104.7 Canberra, a writer for news.com.au, actor, comedian and YouTuber.
Then, in 2016 started at HIT104.7 Canberra with co-host Ryan Jon. In 6 months, the show has become and remained the number 1 FM show in Canberra. No easy feat. Since moving to Canberra she shared her story about the difficulty of moving to a new town and having no friends. Which saw her create a national conversation – being one of the most viewed stories on news.com.au, (250,000 clicks in 12 hours) the story also featured on National 9 News, MamaMia, Studio 10, Weekend TODAY Show and The Project.
In June 2016, Tanya filled in for Maz Compton on the Dan and Maz show on national breakfast and also worked with Jules Lund as the permanent fill in on national weekend breakfast. She now hosts 2DAYFM Weekend breakfast in Sydney on Saturday mornings with her co announcer, Ryan Jon.
Tanyas social media following is almost at 800,000 on Facebook, with most several videos hitting millions of views. Her most viewed video “Realistic Make Up Tutorial” now sits at 85 million. Tanya recently (and unsuccessfully) campaigned for adults to be able to order children’s meals in cafes and pubs.
Her passions include; snapchat, sitting down and grated cheese.