Patrick Abboud (Pat) is an award winning documentarian and broadcaster. Pat is currently the senior investigative reporter, presenter and producer for SBS TV’s irreverent nightly program The Feed. For the past 3 years he has been co-host, writer and director for the SBS Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras broadcast and will continue his work on these popular programs in 2017. You will also hear him on board Qantas flights worldwide with his radio program in Arabic language. Over the past 10 years, Pat has lived in and worked across Europe, Asia, the Middle East, North Africa and Australia. From exploring sub cultures, to exposing human rights abuses, he creates feature documentaries on topics you never knew existed and uncovers new angles on the ones you do. Pat is the recipient of the 2016 LGBTQI Honour Award for outstanding journalism, a Walkley and three times United Nations Media Award nominee for his unique storytelling across TV, radio, online and the arts. In his spare time, Pat also volunteers as a mentor working with young people from culturally diverse backgrounds facing difficulties with their sexuality and family.
F'Up Nights: Wisdom from Failure
Welcome to FuckUp Nights Melbourne! In this special November edition, F'Up Nights is partnering with The School of Life to present FuckUp Nights as part of Think West 2016 program.