News Dame Edna, Wog Boy and Hawkins provide Whereis voices September 26, 2012 9:49 by Tim Burrowes 2 Telstra’s Whereis is using the voices of Australian celebrities Dame Edna, Nick “Wog Boy” Giannopoulos and Jennifer Hawkins in its updated iPhone road navigation app. Whereis is the mapping operation of Telstra’s directories business Sensis. The idea of using celebrity voices for in-car navigation is not a new one. The Tom Tom service includes the likes of Brian Blessed, Darth Vader, Bert & Ernie from The Muppets and Yoda. Tim Burrowes Tim Burrowes is the founder and content director of Mumbrella. He's written about media and marketing in Australia, the Middle East and the UK. topics Dame Edna Everage, Jennifer hawkins, nick Giannopoulos, Sensis, Wog Boy Share Tweet Share Comments: 2 Add Comment AppleMapsFAIL 26 Sep 12 Hopefully now everyone will be able to find the right directions on their iPhone Reply Shamma 26 Sep 12 does the wog boy have a voice thing going on? Reply Have your say Name Email Address (optional) Website (optional) ADVERTISEMENT Most Discussed 62 Comments ADMA faces calls for boycott for Trump “support” 39 Comments Facebook streaming numbers plummet 94% after Nielsen recalibration 28 Comments Don Smallgoods wants to feature Aussie ‘Dons’ in latest campaign 25 Comments How Facebook and Twitter have turned the Australian public into pirates 23 Comments Remember the time McDonald’s created the #DownUnderBigMac hashtag and nobody used it?