Lee Lin Chin

Lee Lin Chin

News presenter, journalist, fashionista, social media sensation

Lee Lin Chin is a gold-Logie nominated newsreader who is best known for her role as newsreader on SBS, a position she held for 30 years until her resignation in mid-2018.

Lee Lin Chin began her broadcasting career in Singapore in 1968 before migrating to Australia in 1988.

She has been described as "one of the greatest in the history of Australian broadcasting", a "beacon of diversity", and "the essence of modern Australia".

In her post-SBS life, Lee Lin Chin continues to exert her influence on Australia via Twitter, where her 247,000 followers tune in to her distinctive style and humour.

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Lee Lin Chin

Trailblazing: Navigating without a map

How do you achieve your goals if there are no examples for you to follow? How do you get from A to B if there hasn't been anyone before you to create a roadmap? Over her 30-year career as a newsreader on SBS, Lee Lin Chin has inspired many, forging a new path for others to follow.

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