Laura Tingle Bio, Age, Height, Family, Career, Net worth, Books, Kids

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Laura Tingle Biography

Laura Margaret Tingle is a well-known Australian journalist and author. Currently, she is serving as the chief political correspondent of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s 7.30. Current affairs television program and was previously the political editor of Australian Financial Review.

Laura Tingle Age

Presently, she is at the age 60 years old as of 2022. Born on the 14th of  February in 1961. She is yet to celebrate her 61st birthday in 2022.

Laura Tingle Height

She stands at an average height. She appears to be quite tall in stature if her photos, relative to his surroundings, are anything to go by. Even though his height measurement is exactly mentioned.

Laura Tingle Weight

Currently, we do not have information relating to her weight. But we update it as soon as possible.

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 Education

Turramurra High School is where she got her education. This also includes Australian International Independent School. Though not much information about her education. But we will update it as soon as possible.

 Career

So during the early 1980s in Sydney is where she began her career. Firstly, she started as a cadet journalist with Fairfax Media’s Australian Financial Review and Business Review Weekly. Later on, in 1987 she moved to News Limited’s The Australian newspaper as an economics correspondent.

In February 2018, Tingle left the Australian Financial Review and joined the Australian Broadcasting Corporation as chief political correspondent of the current affairs television program, 7.30. Tingle wrote for the Australian Financial Review (AFR) on 1 December that “The election of Tony Abbott is a disaster of epic proportions for a party that was already up against it in the race to remain competitive at the next election.

This is when  Tony Abbott became Leader of the Opposition in 2009. In 2021, Tingle campaigned strongly for the removal of the Morrison Government’s Attorney-General Christian Porter after he denied an allegation raised by the ABC that he had assaulted a woman when he was a young person. So basically that is how her career began.

 Net worth

She is one of the richest Journalists & listed as the most popular Journalist. According to our analysis, she has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million dollars as of 2021.

 Salary

There is no information leading to her salary currently. Though her primary source of income is her job as a journalist and author.

 Family

The town of Sydney is her hometown and where she was born. So she is the youngest daughter of Pam Chivers and journalist John Tingle. In addition to that, her father John was the founder of the Shooters Party in 1992 and was elected to the New South Wales Legislative Council in 1995. This is after a long career in journalism with the ABC and commercial radio. Even though there is not much information on her family background.

 Husband

She was the wife of Alan Ramsey who is also a fellow journalist. They separated in 2012 and divorced in 2017. So in their year of marriage, they got one daughter even though she has been dating actor Sam Neill since 2017.

 Kids

Tingle shared a daughter named Tosca Ramsey together with her former husband Alan Ramsey.

 Books

The following is a list of the books that she has written;

  • Australia Vs. New Zealand; Quarterly Essay 80 Laura Tingle
  •  The High Road: What Australia Can Learn from New Zealand Laura Tingle
  •  Follow the Leader: Democracy and the Rise of the Strongman Laura Tingle
  • In Search of Good Government: Great Expectations and Political Amnesia Laura Tingle
  •  How We Forgot How to Govern Laura Tingle
  •  How We Forgot How to Govern
  • Quarterly Essay 46 Great Expectations: Government, Entitlement and an Angry Nation Laura Tingle
  • Great Expectations: Government, Entitlement and an Angry Nation Laura Tingle
  • Chasing the Future: Recession, Recovery, and the New Politics in Australia Laura Tingle

How old is Laura Tingle?

Presently, she is 60 years old as of 2022 and yet to celebrate her 61st birthday in February.