Jono Ellerbeck

His Story:

Jono was born in Springs, he worked with animals across South Africa and in Singapore for 14 years.

Jono is a radio presenter, writer, stage director, marine mammal specialist and behaviourist.

His radio career began year 2020 with Ekurhuleni FM on air and also behind the scenes with marking and handling the station’s social media pages.


You can catch Jono Monday to Thursday on After Dark from 7pm to 10pm, Wednesday on Live Well from 6pm to 7pm and again Thursday on Trends from 6pm to 7pm.

Languages spoken:

English, Afrikaans and a bit of German.

What inspires Jono:

“I am inspired by nature and animals. We as humans can learn so much from the animal kingdom. I love live entertainment, I love the creative mind. Music talks to my soul.”