Our Team

DSC_0120-001Leigh Andrew Hill – Content Editor

Leigh joined the team in February of 2015 as part of a university placement, leading to a full time position as of June the same year. Now, Leigh is the co-owner and editor of OUTinPerth.com working alongside Graeme Watson.

Leigh is passionate about community building, and hopes to continue to develop OUTinPerth as a touchstone for connection for WA’s LGBTIQ+ community as well as queer people around Australia and beyond.

Leigh was also named as a nominee in Out For Australia’s LGBTI+ Role Model Awards in 2018, and has shared his experiences as a community journalist and advocate at a number of local events. Leigh is also a producer and presenter for RTRFM’s All Things Queer program.

Leigh spends his free time trying to play through his video game collection, seeking out the best and worst TV has to offer, and trying on his friend’s new wigs.

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DSC_0120Graeme Watson – Managing Editor

Graeme Watson joined OUTinPerth as the publication’s editor in January 2011.

Previously Graeme was the General Manager of community radio station RTRFM 92.1, where he continues to volunteer as an occasional presenter on the music show Golden Apples of the Sun. He also appears regularly on Melbourne’s JOY 945 and Channel Nine Perth.

Graeme began his writing career in 1998 at Metior, the student guild publication at Murdoch University.

In 2016 Graeme Watson and Leigh Hill formed Speirins Media Pty Ltd and took over the publication of OUTinPerth. Alongside his work at OUTinPerth Graeme also works for pvi collective, and is a casual academic lecturer at Edith Cowan University.

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