Kate Ritchie has made her debut as a everlasting member of Nova’s Sydney breakfast present, alongside Ryan Fitzgerald and Michael Wipfli – with the present now referred to as Fitzy & Wippa with Kate Ritchie.
Fitzgerald and Wipfli welcomed Ritchie to the airwaves after the 7am information, the place she revealed that the lead-up to her first day had been lower than very best.
“I’ve had an important morning this morning. I did plan on being in barely earlier however in fact, my daughter is aware of that I used to be beginning a brand new job in the present day – so she didn’t wish to sleep, the canine didn’t sleep and so forth.
“I mentioned that as of now I’ll be capable to decide you up from college on daily basis, I’ll do all of that. However on the opposite aspect, I’m not packing lunches and issues like that.”
Ritchie additionally joked that there had been one other hiccup that morning, within the type of somebody’s parking job – with Fitzgerald and Wipfli levelling accusations at breakfast newsreader Matt de Groot.
“Can I simply say rapidly, I’ll have to speak to you about this in a while, however somebody was in my automobile house and I’ve taken photographs!” Ritchie mentioned.
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With final week’s information that Ritchie was becoming a member of the present, got here the information that very long time Fitzy & Wippa co-anchor Sarah McGilvray can be leaving the present. Earlier within the morning, Fitzgerald and Wipfli paid tribute to McGilvray’s time with them, calling her a “enormous a part of the present during the last 10 years.”
“As a colleague and a pal as a pal, we wish to say that we love her to items. She’s given the whole lot to this present, and we hope she stays within the radio recreation,” Wipfli started.
“My favorite Sarah second was unquestionably in LA,” Fitzgerald continued. “We had an enormous evening of partying, it was 2am, and I’m not joking, once we come house to the Roosevelt – that’s the place we had been staying – there was Leonardo DiCaprio by himself having a durry out the again. I mentioned to Sarah, ‘you should go get a photograph with Leo’. She went over there and he put up his hand and mentioned ‘no photographs’. It was one of many biggest moments ever, we speak about this present day. These recollections will keep on with me without end. Sarah, I like you to dying.”