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Featured on the Australian Writers' centre blog: https://www.writerscentre.com.au/blog/how-jennifer-johnston-gained-the-confidence-to-become-a-freelance-writer/      

The truth about the council crackdown on Kenilworth Camping – RV Daily

I was approached by RV Daily to write a story on the controversy surrounding this dairy farm at Kenilworth, inland from the Sunshine Coast. The issue has arisen over farmer Shane Paulger running a supplementary camping business on his land, which according to Council...

Farewell my beige Billy

Death is inevitable – we all know that.  But if you lose a family member, or friend what you’re not prepared for is the feelings that crop up in unpredictable moments. Subtle reminders the person who was once a part of your life is now no longer. My father passed away...

Island unto itself – Qweekend

Moreton Island in south east Queensland is unique in a way many may not realise. This 170 square kilometre island is one of the very few places in Queensland that can declare itself completely free of that invasive pest the cane toad. Cane toad – (image from google...

Giving back an inspirational story – Lift Magazine

Meet My Huong Le When travelling through Vietnam, I was fortunate to spend a day in Vung Tau with this amazing woman. She opened up to me about her childhood, being taken from her mother at the age of five during the Vietnam War. My Huong was part of operation baby...

How I lost half of myself

A weight loss journey Background to the story It's well known there is a noticeable drop in the number of female lifesavers who continue volunteering once they reach age 50 and over. To continue as a lifesaver requires passing an annual proficiency test which involves...

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