Eoin Harrap Cameron
(born 4 January 1951) is a popular radio personality in Perth, Western Australia
. He currently works the ABC
's Perth local station 720 ABC Perth
breakfast show, regularly receiving top ratings for the most popular breakfast radio show.
Cameron had his first job in radio at Albany
radio station 6VA
in 1969. Since then he has worked in many Perth radio stations including 6IX
as well as Melbourne
. He has made minor television appearances in "The Grant and Cameron show" and "The Entertainers", both on Channel 9.
In 1993, Cameron stood for the seat of Stirling
in the Federal election, winning the seat for the Liberal Party
but immediately went into opposition with leader John Hewson
losing the election. He held the seat in the 1996 election which brought John Howard
to power before losing to Labor
's Jann McFarlane
in the 1998 election.
Cameron has written several books including:
- Rolling Into The World - Memoirs of a Ratbag Child (2003) ISBN 9781920731069
- The Sixties - An Irreverent Guide (2004) ISBN 1920731520
- The Voice of the Great South (2005) ISBN 1920731954