By Kelsey Wilkie For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 06:10 BST, 22 July 2019 | Updated: 06:10 BST, 22 July 2019
Tourism WA has dropped its advertising campaign featuring Master chef judge George Calombaris after he was fined for underpaying his staff.
The Network Ten personality was the star of the six month campaign aimed at encouraging more foodies to visit the state.
Advertising for the campaign launched during a Western Australia-themed Masterchef week but has since been pulled from all all television and digital sites.
After the announcement, Masterchef viewers called for Calombaris (left on the show) to be axed from the hit Channel 10 show
Calombaris (with his wife Natalie) and his company were slapped with a $200,000 fine by the Fair Work Ombudsman
'Given the recent community response due to Mr Calombaris’ issues with the Fair