Tourism WA pull advertising campaign featuring George Calombaris after the ...

Tourism WA pull advertising campaign featuring George Calombaris after the Masterchef star was found to have underpaid his staff by almost $8 million MasterChef host George Calombaris has been fined for underpaying his staff  The celebrity chef will pay $200,000 as part of deal with Fair Work Ombudsman  His company Made Establishment underpaid hundreds of staff $7.8million Calombaris was the star of a tourism campaign but that has now been pulled

By Kelsey Wilkie For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 06:10 BST, 22 July 2019 | Updated: 06:10 BST, 22 July 2019

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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

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

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