- Began his broadcasting career at CSU’s community ratio station 2MCE.
- Developed his skills with comedic improv Theatresports training.
- Named one of the “most liked and recognisable” personalities on Australian television in a 2004 audience poll.
- Nominated for the Most Popular Personality on Australian Television Logie in 2008 and 2009 for his work on Enough Rope with Andrew Denton.
- Nominated for the Most Popular Presenter Logie in 2005, 2008 and 2009 for his work on Enough Rope with Andrew Denton.