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Feature Articles

SBS News Why these First Nations Fathers are writing letters to their sons

The Guardian Last month was my record for collecting koalas. I rescued seven in 24 hours

Save the Queen save the hive The Guardian

Wild Magazine Return to Lamington  Wild Magazine Issue Summer 2020 #178 pp74 – 79

Moreton Island-cane toad- story Qweekend article

RV Daily The truth about the council crackdown on Kenilworth camping  Issue 17 pages 35 – 59

WellBeing Magazine Finding wisdom in the unexpected WellBeing #170 Real life experience

Collective Hub_Women in Construction

LIFT Magazine Issue 8 Winter My Huong Le Story pp 15-19

LIFT Magazine Issue 8 Winter My Renovation Story

Qweekend The Fatal Shore 13th December 2014 
Qweekend Fatal Shore article ten year anniversary of the Boxing Day Tsunami 13.12.14 scanned


Good Weekend Two of Us When Dinesh became a quadriplegic people said his dream was over. It wasn’t

Good Weekend Two of Us The chemistry between us was intense’: The creative couple still finding common ground

The Guardian Last month was my record for collecting koalas. I rescued seven in 24 hours

Two of Us Mary and Sophie in the GoodWeekend Magazine

Two of Us – Many and Kate in the GoodWeekend Magazine

Two of Us – Dean and Chris in the GoodWeekend Magazine Sydney Morning Herald

Two of Us – Pete and Mandy in the GoodWeekend Magazine Sydney Morning Herald

My Huong Le Lift Magazine 

Adelaide gaming design school sets sights on world target

Aesthetics Practitioners Journal Profile Michelle Killeen Aesthetica Winter 2014

Business concept – Aesthetica beauty and hair salon






QGCA (Queensland Guidance and Counselling Authority) Profiles

Ed Riley QGCA Profile July 2012

Marilyn Campbell Profile QGCA

Westender Magazine – profiles

agtm article on Christophe Manchon December 2014

 Travel Stories

Beyond the Warrego Highway: the regional Queensland towns you should visit

The Best Romantic Hotels to Book in Brisbane

Guided holidays through 8 Australian National Parks

Experience country hospitality in Marburg – one of the best day trips from Brisbane


Leavenworth’s Bavarian Winter Wonderland ignites the holiday spirit

Cage of Death at Crocosaurus Cove

The Best of Brisbane’s weekend Escapes

Jetstar Inflight Magazine January 2019 Hiking in Hong Kong

Vacations and Travel Magazine edition #109 Cowboys, Grapes and Southern Charm Grapevine Texas Vacations and Travel issue 109 Summer 2019

Going Places Malaysian Airlines inflight magazine October 2018 Explore Hong Kong: Inner City Charm

International Traveller – International Traveller Sept Oct Nov 2018 Hotel Review Waldorf Astoria

Brisbane to Broome one couple’s search for their Holy Grail Unsealed 4 x 4 

Abu Dhabi and Dubai – my Middle Eastern travel experiences

Going Places – June 2018 Malaysian Airlines inflight magazine Brisbane Don’t mind if I do

Hotel Review Renaissance Downtown Dubai, Ultimate Travel Magazine

Hotel Review Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian Ultimate Travel Magazine

Hotel Review Crowne Plaza Changi Airport – Singapore for the Ultinate Travel Magazaine

Paradise Magazine Paradise Air Niugini in-flight magazine May 2018 pp96-97 SnakeSoup story

Silkwinds Magazine Travelling Responsibly Silkwinds (April 2018) edition p.43

Day trip to Springbrook National Park Review for the Big Bus and Tour Travel Guide

Ten top things to do in Hong Kong – Top Oz Tours

Ski Nozawa Onsen Japan – AWOL Junkee Media

A 4WD adventure on Moreton Island

Five insider tips on Ho Chi Minh City

The Outlander effect gathers in Scotland – Stuff.com.nz


Hotel / Book / Album Reviews

GoodWeekend Still Me book review May 25, 2019

Bruce Springsteen Western Stars

Wild Issue 173 Book Bewildered book review p 94

Ultimate Travel Magazine Luxury Hotel Review:

Crowne Plaza Changi Airport Singapore
The Mayfair Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia

Renaissance Downtown Motel Dubai UAE

Content Marketing

The best hotels to book in Spring Hill

Mobile Mattress – Why we hit the snooze button

Product Descriptions: Zhiguli Barnoe Non-Alcoholic Lager

Needabreak  9 winter destinations across Australia for active travellers

The Pudding Lady Everything You Need To Know About Christmas In July In Australia

Mobile Mattress The Mum’s guide to finding the right bed for you and your family

Paal Kit Homes Testimonial One Testimonial two   Testimonial three Testimonial four

Podcasts my guest chat episodes

The Thoughtfull Travel Podcast Episode 264 Celebrity Encounters on your Travels

The Thoughtful Travel Podcast 256 Travel Teaches Us So Much

The Thoughtful Travel Podcast Study Abroad

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