About

About us!

Skeer Media is a local freelance news provider based in Mandurah that specialises in breaking news.

The team provides you with local stories from the Peel region and surrounding areas and supplies local, state and national news outlets with vision, photos, and information.

We can pitch your story to your favourite news outlets and networks get in contact if you want to know more.

We freelance for some of the biggest news networks in Australia, which include Ten Network, Nine Entertainment Co, Seven West Media, GWN 7, Fairfax Media and Coast Live.

Tex shooting an exclusive story in the middle of the night near Dwellingup.
Photo: Caitlyn Rintoul

The programs and websites that some of our work have featured on are Ten News Perth, Nine News Perth, Seven News Perth, The Project, GWN 7 News, The West Australian, Coast Live.com, Mandurah Mail, WA Today, Sunrise and many more.

Tex with his image on the front page of The West Australian.

The company was founded by freelance video journalist and award-winning news photographer Texas Reeks in early 2018 at just age 18.

Tex has had a passion for news and television since before he can remember, he came across his first live news cross when he was 10-years-old, his first video made Seven News Perth when he was just 12-years of age.

While completing work experience in multiple news rooms, such as Nine News Perth, Mandurah Mail and worked with the Sunrise team at the Seven Network in Sydney, Tex picked up numerous news writing and television production skills.

Winning image ‘Under the Spotlight’
Photo: Tex Reeks

Taking out a national photography award in Sydney on behalf of the Mandurah Mail, while completing work experience, Tex was the youngest winner in the Community News Catagory for his entry ‘Under The Spotlight’ at the 2018 News Media Works Awards.

Read more: Mandurah Mail journalist takes out PANPA award for excellence in news photography

Tex will begin a bachelor of criminology (criminal behaviour) and communications (journalism) at Murdoch University, Perth in February 2019.

Tex with the Sunrise team in Sydney.

Join us on our journey as we provide you with live news updates and exclusive stories and continue to grow and expand.

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