is a journalist
from Perth, Western Australia
. He currently works on the Nine Network
's 60 Minutes
current affairs program. Previously, he had a six year stint with ABC
radio station 720 ABC Perth
, presenting the morning program. He had previously worked for GWN in Bunbury as a news presenter. While working on Perth radio stations, Liam also had a weekly opinion column in the News Corporation
newspaper The Sunday Times
. He had previously appeared on television on Channel 9
, ABC TV
, presenting both current affairs and news.
Bartlett was a delegate to the 1998 Australian Constitutional Convention. He was an elected delegate and had contested the poll as an independent candidate.
In 2002, Bartlett won a Churchill Fellowship to study investigative journalism. He spent three months in the United States and the United Kingdom.
In July 2006 he announced that he was leaving Perth radio station 6PR, after only nine weeks on air, to join 60 Minutes, replacing the late Richard Carleton.
Bartlett is married to Claire and they have three children.