With her long running tenure on ‘Sale’ ending, Nicky welcomed the opportunity to explore new directions and new opportunities. Throughout 2000 and 2001, Nicky Buckley was busier than ever. She played host to ‘Hot Box Office’ and ‘The Entertainment Guide’ on The Movie Network (Optus and Austar), she was New Idea’s resident Beauty Editor and was a presenter on the popular lifestyle program, ‘The Cover’ on Foxtel which received great feedback.
Nicky also enjoyed ‘fill-in’ roles on radio whilst being in constant demand for corporate functions as MC or guest speaker. Nicky also presented a Family and Parenting segment on Good Morning Australia on Channel 10 and hosted a Parenting Segment on Channel 9’s top rating morning program ‘The Today Show’.
Nicky’s public profile peaked again in 2005 as she appeared as a celebrity contestant on Seven Network’s top rating – Dancing With The Stars. Nicky showed great commitment, passion and determination as she danced her way through the series and proved to be a fierce competitor.
In 2006 Nicky’s profile continued to grow. Nicky began hosting ‘Talk To The Animals’, a weekly animal lifestyle program on Nine Network, and is currently filming the show’s fifth series. Nicky’s great looks, healthy attitude to life and relaxed and approachable manner have ensured her a long and successful career. Nicky has broad market appeal and is easily identifiable with both the corporate and leisure market.
Nicky has the ability to appeal to all segments of the market - from two year olds to grandparents. Nicky’s ‘down to earth’ attitude has made her a public role model, whilst at the same time being beautiful in a non-threatening way to women. She has also enjoyed some long-standing and successful commercial endorsement including Intimo Lingerie and Austral Bricks.