In 2010 - 2011, Fenella was the host of Art Nation on ABC TV and prior to that, presented and produced on the previous arts show, Sunday Arts. In these roles she has interviewed scores of Australian and international artists including Geoffrey Rush, Clive James, Ang Lee, Rufus Wainwright, Laurie Anderson, Philip Glass, Alice Russell, Dan Sultan, Seasick Steve, Sharon Jones, Bill Viola, Stevie Nicks etc.
She was one of the hosts of The Movie Show on SBS TV where she reviewed hundreds of films and reported from all the major Australian film festivals, the Berlin and Toronto Film Festivals, Tokyo and New York. In this role, she interviewed countless filmmakers and actors including Michel Gondry, Tilda Swinton, Heath Ledger, Isabelle Huppert and Keanu Reeves.
Other television includes hosting episodes of Artscape on ABC TV interviewing Marc Newson and the Kronos Quartet; reading a book about a cow who loves pears on Giggle and Hoot (highlight!); and narrating a number of documentaries, including the docuentary Obsessed With Walking that aired in 2010 on ABC TV.