2GB and 4BC host Deb Knight returns negative COVID-19 result

Staff Writer
Nine Radio

Deb Knight has returned a negative COVID-19 result after developing mild symptoms.

Knight told Afternoons replacement hosts Peta Credlin and Clinton Maynard that she decided to get tested after developing a sore throat and headache on Wednesday (June 24).

“Here I was reporting all day on the situation in Victoria … and I thought ‘look, I’m going to have to bite the bullet here’,” Knight explained.

“If I’m feeling crook, I can’t just sort of soldier on.”

Despite experiencing fairly mild symptoms, the 2GB and 4BC host said it was important to put her mind, and her colleagues’, at ease.

“It is a wake-up call for all of us. We don’t know who’s got it and who’s spreading it, so you’ve got to get the test,” she said.

Listen to Knight discuss her test with Credlin and Maynard.

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Estelle Long
27 Jun 2020 - 6:13 am

Good on you Deb listen to you every day that your are on 4BC. When do we get Luke Grant back he is so good I miss him of a weekend.


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