Sami Lukis

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Samantha Lukis
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Born (1970-04-08) 8 April 1970 (age 44)
Brisbane, Australia

Sami Lukis (born 8 April 1970) is an Australian television and radio personality.

Lukis has appeared on the Nine Network as weather presenter on Today, and for Network Ten on the children's educational program Totally Wild. She also worked in radio as a breakfast news reader and presenter for Nova 96.9 on the Merrick and Rosso show.

Early life[edit]

Before starting her media career, Lukis graduated from Queensland University of Technology with a Bachelor of Business Communication, majoring in Film and Television with a minor in Journalism. Lukis was awarded the Federation of Radio Broadcasters Prize for the most outstanding student in broadcast journalism.[1]


As of August 2009, Lukis is the newsreader for the Grill Team breakfast radio program airing on Triple M Sydney, though from December 2010 Lukis parted ways from Triple M and was replaced by Rachel Corbett as being the breakfast newsreader from January 2011.[2]

Lukis also in November 2011 appeared on Ant and Becks' show on MixFM, filling in for Becks. In April 2012, Anthony Toohey (aka Becks) left MixFM and Lukis was announced as his replacement working alongside Ant Simpson.[3]

Lukis in 2013 will be co-hosting a Radio show on Sydney's MIX 106.5 with Yumi Stynes. In October 2014 Lukis started working for Fox Sports (Australia) as a news reader.


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Media offices
Preceded by
Frank Warrick
Nine News Brisbane
Weather Presenter

Succeeded by
Garry Youngberry
Preceded by
Monte Dwyer
Weather Presenter

2001- 2004
Succeeded by
Steven Jacobs