About the Production Team
Ron (Dingo) Reddingius - Executive Producer
What do we offer you? 50 years of television experience!
Ron (DINGO) Reddingius is Executive Producer for Reddingius Media Pty. Ltd. and manager of his own production company he started some 20 years ago. From the beginning to a recent a name change in 2017 his company has evolved into a production company of good standing. A company that is regularly invited to produce TV commercials, Corporate Videos, Documentaries and quality Television programs such as HOME in WA.
'Dingo', as he is affectionately known to media industry friends worked at Channel Seven Perth for some 30 years, the last 18 years of his tenure in the role of Commercial Production Manager - TV Commercials Producer within the Ch7 sales department. Since 2000, his competent freelance team and production company has focused on producing over 600 episodes of this quality and very successful 'local' TV series for Seven West Media and GWN7 viewers.
Why should HOME in WA be the programme you should choose? Experience, Delivery and Quality. Ron is proud to surround himself with only the best team of professionals who have only one goal, his goal! Producing the best quality home ideas programme in WA.
Adrian (Ado) Faure - Producer / Editor
There is no substitute for experience and Home in WA is lucky to have one the most experienced producers of lifestyle/advertorial TV in WA leading the team.
A TV veteran (prematurely some might say!), Ado has been actively involved in the Producing and/or editing of over 1000 Television Programs including Good Morning Perth, Timemasters, Amazing, Our WA, Perth at 5, Talking Cars, Let's Go Gardening, Have a Go TV and of course, over 600 episodes of Home in WA. Other significant achievements are several Mandurah Boat Show Specials such as Discover Boating and various 4WD/Fishing documentaries for Premiere Events. More recently he assisted in the production of a terrific documentary for the Shearers and Pastoralists Workers Social Club call THE TRUCK DAYS.
In his early years he was also involved in 7 Network programs such as My Restaurant Rules as well getting overseas gigs as part of the production team for several Olympic and Commonwealth Games coverage's. He also has a wealth of knowledge in the production and writing of TV commercials and station promotions. In fact all up well over 30 years experience in Perth Television...
For the majority of his career Adrian has been based at Channel 7 Perth and his connection with 7 remains strong. Besides his role as a Producer of note he also manages his edit facility, Electric Easel, used in the postproduction of Home in WA every week and many other projects. This year he again takes on the role as 'Producer' of HOME in WA and his focus will be to not only preserve the integrity of the show, but to enhance it with fresh young ideas and strategies.
Holly McSweeney - Writer / Presenter
Holly is a passionate presenter who has worked in media for many years. She has worked in both sport and lifestyle and is excited to be part of the HOME in WA Team.
But now she improved her passion for homes by recently becoming a Licensed Real Estate Agent. Currently working with the Realmark property group.
In her private time Holly also freelances as an accomplished function MC in front of huge audiences or event presenter. In her past Holly has also worked with Corporate Sports Australia, Whitehorse Communications, Collingwood Football Club as Match Day Host, DG Global Media, Seven Melbourne, GWN7 and many other media related companies. A great involvement over many years with television and events.
Hans Bruechle - Writer / Presenter
Hans is a versatile and multi-talented actor, presenter, and creative with years of experience as both a commercial radio announcer and TV presenter. A WAAPA graduate Hans has appeared on a long list of commercials and programs, including The Project, as both an actor and a voice over artist.
Hans is also a full time street artist creating pieces all over the world for clients as well-known as Dan Aykroyd, and runs his own clothing label and line of custom made skateboards. His work is exhibited from Japan to Canada and everywhere in between.
Hans is a vibrant creative with plenty of energy and enthusiasm, and with his years of broadcasting experience brings a fresh face to the Home in WA team.
Julia Wilson - Writer / Presenter
Julia has an energetic and engaging approach having worked in the media industry for a number of years with WINTV and Big Review TV. Julia is a graduate in tourism and media and has trained in TV Presenting with NIDA. She also MC’s events and conferences.
Born and raised in Europe, Julia spent many of her formative years travelling the world before she came to live in Western Australia. She has a love for the outdoors and has recently conquered the trek to Everest Base Camp. This engendered an enthusiasm for meeting new people and experiencing new environments.
Julia’s creative nature and work for designer, fashion and interior brands, has sparked a keen eye for style and design. She is excited to be joining the ‘Home In WA’ team.
Steve Sharp - Writer / Presenter
Like HOME IN WA, Steve is West Australian all the way, attending Churchlands Senior High School, with many classes being completed 'off campus' at Scarborough Beach and the old pool rooms.
Working with HOME IN WA since 2011 Steve enjoys the opportunity to showcase the latest and best in WA's housing and home related products.
Having worked in the Real Estate Industry, built five homes and overseen countless renovations,he has a keen interest and eye for home design innovations that cater for the changing needs and preferences of the consumer.
Over the last 50 years Western Australia has seen a rapid and unique evolution in housing and lifestyle. Steve takes great pride in tracking down and presenting the latest solutions, energy efficiency products, and the best in waste management practices, to name just a few.
Marnie Giroud - Writer / Presenter
Marnie Giroud is a graduate in arts and media and is a bit of an all-rounder working as a TV presenter, conservationist, educator, and artist.
She has presented a conservation themed segment on Western Australian television for 15 years and assisted a National Geographic team with filming in the Amazon jungle.
Marnie is passionate about arts and the environment and runs a small business which includes cartooning for a regional WA newspaper and some work for Kings Park and Botanical Gardens in the area of community education.
Her conservation efforts include caring for Australian wildlife, coordinating mammal and bird monitoring projects, working with captive animals and wildlife in the Amazon region of South America.
Marnie is excited to join the HOME in WA team.
Jon Williams - Presenter / Partner - The Agency
Jon Williams is a bit of an all-rounder really. Outside of his passion for real estate, he enjoys writing and all things media.
He has lived in many countries around the world and done things like professional ski instructing in Italy, US and Australia. Participated in ocean racing completing multiple Atlantic crossings while based in the Caribbean Islands but most recently competed in an Ironman event.
He believes that travel and creating new experiences, moving out of his comfort zone is the ultimate way to grow as a dad, a husband and a leader. Now Perth based Jon enjoys providing an innovative and highly personalised service to his real estate clients, he loves to connect with people.
Creating impactful marketing in today's hectic world demands a narrative that connects people. It is this connection that drives Jon in his quest to help as many families as possible in their real estate journey.
Alexander Circosta - Writer / Presenter
Alexander sees himself as a dynamic, multifaceted actor but also dabbles as a comedian from time to time. He has also appeared in TV campaigns for WA Housing Centre, HIF Insurance, Rendezvous Hotels and Western Power to name a few.
As a Law/Creative Arts graduate and RAW Comedy State Finalist, Alexander has stared in productions of Les Misérables, Carmen, Beauty and The Beast and regularly appears as a guest on ‘The Couch’ telecast on Foxtel.
Another string to his bow, from time to time he is a performer with The Constable Care Child Safety Foundation using his skills as a Los Angeles trained comedic improviser.
A bit of an all-rounder Alexander is excited to bring his energy and enthusiasm to the Home in WA presenter team!
Colin Barlow - Writer / Presenter
Colin is a horticulturalist and landscape designer by trade, with over 27 years experience in the Horticultural industry. He is a qualified lecturer and has lectured at the WA Horticulture and Environmental Science Skills Centre campus at Challenger TAFE. Colin is also member of the horticultural media association (HMA). He is a regular guest and is always invited to the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show with his expertise being utilised by the show as a member of the expert media panel. Actively operating in WA and appearing for over 7 years on HOME in WA, Colin also assists as a tour guide and partners with Graham Ross (Better Homes & Gardens) on the many Ross Garden Tours all over the world, including the annual Wildflower Tour from Broome to Perth.
When not lecturing Colin is either discussing garden issues on Radio, writing for the West Australian Gardener Magazine and the Have a Go Newspaper, or running his own successful landscaping business, Gardens from Eden. In 2006 Colin made his mark with 'Gardening at Home' something very special within HOME in WA and again this year Colin will bring his vast experience to the program and share his knowledge with you, our viewers.
Scott Arnold-Eyers - Presenter / Publisher - Menu Magazine
Originally from Adelaide, Scott started his career in 1984 on the Sacred Heart College newspaper, going on to study Advertising and Marketing at Adelaide TAFE College, Adelaide University and The Institute of Advertising in SA. Since then, he has worked for various health, entertainment, local publications, dabbled in a bit of Television, radio and on-line media and had a successful music career.
"I grew up around the food industry. My great-great-grandfather (Paul Augustus Pierre) was the first person in Australia to commercially farm asparagus. In Mt Colah NSW, where his farm was, (now a school), a street is named after him. My great-grandfather (John Knox Arnold) was personal chef to the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII and then the Duke of Windsor) while he was in Australia. His Great Grandfather was the first man to have his photo taken with royalty with his sleeves rolled up. My grandfather (Geoffrey Arnold) managed a number of hotels, including Kings Head Hotel in NSW. My Mum (Lynne Gage) was a sales rep for a number of food corporations."
So, you can clearly see where his love of the food industry came from. Scott is owner and editor of Menu Magazine, His team bring up to date industry news, reviews and great tips on the cafe and restaurant industry. Established in 2005 he publishes several editions each year. He’s a qualified barista, attended countless beer and wine workshops. He has been ambassador for Foodbank WA and the Premium Produce Awards for the IGA Perth Royal Show. Scott also release 2 local recipe books under the title ‘Masters of Menu’ to raise money for Cystic Fibrosis. We welcome him to the team.
Tony Turner - Sound
Tony is a graduate of the Academy of Performing Arts. He achieved a Diploma in Production and Design. He has more than 20 years of Film & Television, location sound experience.
Tony has traveled extensively, working on a variety of documentary projects. Tony's 20-year Film & Television career encompasses Sports, Reality, Lifestyle, and Current Affairs programmes.
Tony worked on the 'Sydney 2000 Olympic Games' Channel 7's travel show 'Great Outdoors' a Radio Pictures Documentary, which traveled to Moscow and America, called 'Pursuit of Excellence' and Hilton Cordell's Production of the 'Ray and Peter Mickelberg Documentary' just to name a few.
Aside from working as a location sound recordist, Tony enjoys playing the guitar, surfing and has a passion for Yoga. Tony has a regular Yoga practice and teaches 4 classes a week, and likes to carry the calmness that gives him into his daily life.
Marc Finn - Cameraman
Marc, or ‘Finny', as he is often known, brings to the team an exciting and diverse cross section of 15 years of media and television experience. After being bitten by the ‘camera bug’ in high school, Marc developed a passion for TV and video production. After gaining an Advanced Diploma in Film and TV at Central TAFE, he began his career with GWN7 in regional WA before returning to the city to join Network Ten Perth covering state, national and international news as a senior cameraman and editor.
Known for his creative flare and technical ability, Marc has evolved into a trusted ‘camo’ by most of the major TV networks in Australia and has also filmed and produced videos for many government organisations and private sector companies.
Marc is a big lover of all things WA, and is an REPL certified drone pilot. Using his drone he has also had the privilege of capturing incredible vision of our state from the sky for WA tourism, the real estate industry and sports events. We welcome him to the team.
Michael Deegan - Cameraman
Deegs as he is affectionately known, is a Senior Camera operator with over 20 years experience in top end television. His career began at the studios of Channel Seven Perth in 1991 as a Rookie.
In that time he's been fortunate enough to grow and work on a vast variety of different programs and events such as travel and lifestyle programmes, news and current affairs, several Olympic Games and other huge sporting events such as Golf, Rugby, AFL and more. As a 'Casa' approved remote pilot, Deegs now brings a new element to the show in flying state-of-the- art Drone Videography. The aerial possibilities will bring the show to new heights, no pun intended.
Having worked in the past with Ron (Dingo) Reddingius and Adrian (ADO) Faure in Commercial Production at Channel Seven, Deegs is very excited about this new challenge. Having worked with best in the business he is very proud to now be part of, what is, a very experienced production team and the best presenters that make the series Perth's NO1 'home ideas' programme.