Karla Grant

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Karla Grant is an Australian presenter for the SBS's program Living Black, news and events concerning indigenous communities within Australia.


Grant was born in Adelaide to a Dutch father and an Aboriginal mother.[1]

Grant was married for 16 years to television presenter Stan Grant until 2000. They had three children.[1][2]

Media career[edit]

Grant hosted Aboriginal Australia on Channel 10, a programme which was also directed towards Australia's indigenous community.[3]

In 1994 she joined SBS, originally as producer, reporter, director and presenter on the Walkley Award-winning programme ICAM, SBS’s first Indigenous current affairs show.[3]

In 2002 she began hosting Living Black.[4]


  1. ^ a b Molitorisz, Sacha (19 March 2009). "Why a six year old program is an elder". The Age. Retrieved 18 March 2010. 
  2. ^ "Karla's wish is Granted". Sydney Confidential (Daily Telegraph). 22 September 2006. Retrieved 18 March 2010. 
  3. ^ a b "Karla Grant". Living Black. Special Broadcasting Service. Retrieved 18 March 2010. 
  4. ^ "Living Black returns with a new face, tougher edge". National Indigenous Times. 20 January 2005. Retrieved 18 March 2010.