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 60 Comments How to Ritson: A beginner’s guide to denial, dismissal & downplay 43 Comments Outsiders by name, outsiders in the ratings 23 Comments Mark Latham, Rowan Dean and Ross Cameron land Sunday morning ‘Outsiders’ show on Sky News 23 Comments Calling bullshit on the internet 101 22 Comments Cash for client access: a new low for media?