Edwina Bartholomew Wiki – Biography
Edwina Bartholomew is an Australian journalist and television presenter. Edwina Bartholomew and her husband Neil Varcoe have received an early Christmas present, with the Sunrise presenter giving birth to a baby girl. The couple welcomed their bundle of joy into the world on Wednesday evening.
Edwina Bartholomew Age
Born Edwina Louise Christie Bartholomew 5 July 1983Whyalla
Edwina Bartholomew Occupation
Occupation Journalist, TV presenter
Edwina Bartholomew Employee
Employer Seven Network
Edwina Bartholomew Family
Spouse(s) Neil Varcoe (m. 2018)
Edwina Bartholomew Career
Bartholomew completed her journalism degree at Charles Sturt University in Bathurst, New South Wales and also completed a Masters of International Studies in 2006 at Sydney University. She won a Sunrise Intern competition, where she progressed from making coffee to producing the show.
She also worked as a reporter on 2GB and covered the Beijing Olympics for the Seven Network.
She later returned to Australia and continued to work as a reporter for Seven News before signing on as Sunrise’s Sydney correspondent in 2011, replacing Simon Reeve. She has also filed stories for Sunday Night. Her stories with Sunrise and The Morning Show have taken her from the Queensland floods and Christchurch earthquake to the Camel Cup in Alice Springs and Tamworth Country Music Festival.
In July 2013, Bartholomew was appointed as weather presenter on Sunrise, replacing Grant Denyer. She travelled for the show each day, reporting from various locations around Australia and the world.
In September 2013, Bartholemew was appointed co-host of Dancing with the Stars.
In January 2016, Bartholomew announced that she would be leaving her role as weather presenter on Sunrise after three years to become the show’s entertainment presenter, and primary fill-in news presenter. She was replaced by Sam Mac.
Bartholomew has filled in for Monique Wright on Weekend Sunrise while she was on maternity leave, and continues to do so on an intermittent basis.
As of 2019, Bartholomew continues as the Entertainment Presenter on Sunrise, as well as co-host of Australian Spartan alongside Hamish McLachlan.
Edwina Bartholomew Personal life
Bartholomew was born in Whyalla, South Australia. She spent her early years living in Japan and Malaysia. She later boarded at Abbotsleigh School in Wahroonga, Sydney, where she completed her Higher School Certificate and featured in the Distinguished Achievers List.
Edwina lives in Sydney and is married to Neil Varcoe.
5 June 2019 Edwina announced on Sunrise that she is expecting her first child.