3. Josh Barnes / Presenter
3. Josh Barnes shows
Josh is the up-and-coming star of the goFooty.Live team, having qualified with a Bachelor of Journalism (Sports). After some time working as a freelance journalist at the Geelong Advertiser, he is employed as a full-time sports journalist with Leader Newspapers. This training and experience will provide us with great insights regardless of whether Josh is calling the games or providing special comments.
Josh cut his teeth as a caller of local football in Geelong (primarily GFL) and was able to call his first VFL & VFLW football in 2018 as a guest commentator with the 94.1FM 3WBC VFL Commentary Team. He has also been a regular contributor to the Sportsfix program on Geelong’s 94.7FM The Pulse for the past couple of years.
Josh was born in raised in Geelong, attending Belmont High School and so, naturally, is a passionate Cats supporter at AFL, AFLW, VFL and VFLW levels.