meet lisa
bio
bio

Lisa McAskill is an experienced presenter with a successful career in the television, modelling, film and training industries. During her 30 year career she has:

  • Presented on Channel 9's Postcards program for 14 years
  • Presented on numerous local morning programs, corporate and training videos
  • Featured in more than 70 local, national and international television commercials
  • Been a successful model for 20 years
  • Worked in production for Grundy's Wheel of Fortune
  • Lectured at SA Casting, Tanya Powell Modelling Agency and Finesse Models
  • Been a proud ambassador for Variety, the Children's Charity

Lisa's technical skills and experience are underpinned by a life-time passion for teaching. She is delighted to now share her knowledge through her training and workshop programs. Everyone who comes into contact with Lisa cant help but be affected by her warm personality and personable approach; she immediately puts you at ease. Lisa has successfully combined a busy career as a TV presenter, model, businesswoman, guest speaker and mother to become one of Adelaide's most engaging and well-respected names.

week 1
presenter

Lisa McAskill is best known for her role as a presenter on Channel 9's Postcards program.

She enjoyed the role for 14 years during which the program received incredibly high ratings, frequently appearing in the top 10 programs watched for the week. Postcards often out-rated shows like 60 Minutes and the Mentalist!

Lisa also appeared on Postcards Australia which aired nationally on the Win Network and internationally on the Discovery Channel.

Lisa carved an enviable reputation on Postcards as the can do member of the team. Never one to shy away from a good story, she's had on camera crash courses in all manner of extreme sports-all in the name of a good story.

Her enduring TV career includes more than 70 local, national and international TV commercials and numerous tourism, corporate and training documentaries.

Lisa's relaxed, confident and authentic presenting style is greatly admired within the industry.

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master of ceremonies

Lisa is a warm, thoughtful and engaging Master of Ceremonies, who is professional, well researched and has great style. She can read and play to the audience, who enjoy her wit, energy, enthusiasm and intellect. Lisa has compered a long list of corporate, government, fundraising, arts and fashion events, including:

  • Adelaide Symphony Orchestra - Symphony in the Serengeti (Monarto Zoo)
  • Dept. of Premier and Cabinet - Work Safe Awards (Adelaide Convention Centre)
  • United Utilities and Mitsubishi Corp. - Rebranding Event (National Wine Centre)
  • Tour Down Under - Love Velo Event (City of Onkaparinga)
  • Rundle Mall Management - Rundle Mall Fashion Parades (Rundle Mall)
  • First National Real Estate - Annual Awards Dinner (Hilton International)
  • SA Local Government Finance Managers Conference (Palais)
  • David Jones - Fashion Workshops
  • South Australian Home and Community Care Forum (Adelaide Convention Centre)
  • Paraquad SA Leading Ladies Luncheon - Interview/ panel style with four leading Adelaide identities "on the couch"
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keynote speaker
keynote speaker

Lisa McAskill is a popular keynote speaker for the "tourism and lifestyle" sectors in South Australia. Her specialty topic is "South Australia - Unique Places & Unforgettable People" which draws on her 14 years' experience on Postcards where she visited and met "South Australia's best!"

Lisa can deliver a keynote speech on many areas of interest from around the state, such as:

  • Flinders and the outback
  • Wine regions
  • Kangaroo Island
  • Murray River

Lisa is passionate about her home state and has many fascinating stories to tell! Clients who have commissioned Lisa to speak include:

  • The Quarrying Institute Annual Dinner (National Wine Centre)
  • First National Real Estate Conference - (SA Jockey Club, Morphetville Race Course)
  • United Utilities Rebranding Event - (National Wine Centre)
  • The Vista's - Out and About in SA - Optimum Retirement Services