Peter Hitchener Wiki, Bio, Married, Partner, Gay, Salary and Net Worth

By Kishor Shahi | Updated On: 26 Nov, 2018
Peter Hitchener Wiki, Bio, Married, Partner, Gay, Salary and Net Worth

Quick Information

Date of Birth February 21, 1946
Age 75 Years 2 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession TV Presenter
Marital Status Single
Divorced Not Yet
Gay/Lesbian Gay
Salary $600 Thousand+ Annually
Ethnicity White
Social Media Instagram, Twitter, YouTube
Children/Kids Not Yet
Height N/A

One of the veteran and senior TV icon and news presenter as well as the Chief News presenter for the Nine News Melbourne two decades, yes he is none other than Australian popular television personality Peter Donald Beauchamp Hitchener, professionally known as Peter Hitchener.

As being a brilliant News Presenter, Peter not only garnered the colossal amount of net worth and the successes throughout his career but also the honor and the respect for his service.

How Much Is Peter Hitchener's Net Worth?

The veteran and talented Australian News presenter and media personality, Peter has high net worth and handsome salary assembled through his profession. As per PayScale, an average wage of the Australian News Presenter is AU$68,261 per year, which makes 49305.50 dollars in the United States of America. Therefore concerning his career as a news presenter, he might have garnered the colossal net worth ranging in thousands and more amount of values.

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He began his professional career from 1965 at the Brisbane favorite radio station 4BH. Some years later, he shifted on the ABC Sydney, where he survived as a TV reporter. After couples of years working at ABC Sydney, he joined to Nine Network Melbourne, where he hosted National Nine News.

He joined the Nine Network in 1973 and had a four-decades-long career in journalism, which Nine Network also celebrate and paid tribute to his work in 2013 of January. Then in 2014, Peter signed the new five-year contract with Nine Network. He posted a picture on his Twitter on 6 March 2018 and mentioned that he had the 45 years of his journalism career in the Nine Network. 

Hitchener with Brian Naylor upon Naylor's retirement in 1998 (Photo:

With the due respect, he was also awarded an Order of Australia Medal in the 2017 Australia Day Honours list "for services to the broadcast media and to the community. He is also famous for pet charities, inclusive of the 'Lort Smith Animal Hospital' and the 'Dogs Victoria Organization.'

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Is Peter A Gay?

Sometimes stories about the media leave you feeling grubby and none much more than the nasty tale behind this piece in some gossip newspapers, in which Channel Nine Veteran news presenter Peter Hitchener outed himself as a gay. But he is kept his bio and details in shallow profile. He never revealed to his wife and marriage life.

He is gay, so it is hard to say that he was married, but he also not opened about his girlfriend information and his dating affairs as well. There was also not any news about either he is living with his someone partner or single. He is a very private person, who keeps his personal lives in a shallow profile. The 72-year-old TV persona Peter is never falling in love with anyone. As of now, he lives a single and cherished life.

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Short Bio

Born in 1946 in Texas, the United States, Peter Hitchener celebrates his birthday on 21st of February. The 72 years senior age newsreader of Australia Peter has taller of height and average of weight. At the age of 72, he is still fit and handsome, he also made his body perfect and well-maintained, credit goes to his daily workout and healthy balanced diet.