Anthony was born in Sydney in 1963. He grew up in Sydney’s Western Suburbs. The youngest of 7 children Anthony was taught the violin at school and guitar from his brother John and by listening to Elvis and Rolling Stones records.
Anthony was a member of Australia’s regular army from 1982 until 1985, he was an infantry soldier and a piper with the 5/7 Royal Australian Regiment at Holesworthy. Anthony and his brothers Paul and John and purple Wiggle Jeff were members of the 80’s chart topping group The Cockroaches.
He attended Macquarie University Institute of Early Childhood Learning obtaining his Diploma of teaching in 1990.
Anthony loves The Wiggles music and the camaraderie of the troupe on tour. He says "There is no better audience than the one we play to". Anthony and wife Miki have three young children, Lucia, Maria and Antonio.