The West Australian reports he will ‘still be seen in segments from time-to-time’ but Sally Obermeder, Tom Williams and Monique Wright will return to host from February 3rd.
“Kris was with us on day one and has been a huge part of the success of the show,” executive producer Sarah Stinson said.
“He will always be a part of our motley crew and will still be appearing on the program in various capacities through 2015. It just won’t be on a daily basis.”
Smith is expected to focus more on his commercial partnerships.