In their last issue, marie claire Australia reported on the huge upward swing in Instagramming, and its sidekick trend - the very careful curation that takes place when we showcase our uploaded lives. (Guilty as charged.) As part of that article, they also featured the truth behind five ‘glamorous’ instagram accounts – including mine. Georgia Rickard, Editor of … Continue reading
Earlier this year I was privileged to have an absolutely magic conversation with Geraldine Doogue AO, for ABC Radio National. The woman is a journalism legend.
Last week, One&Only unveiled their latest property – the brand new One&Only Hayman Island, in Australia’s outrageously beautiful Whitsunday Islands. The property - which was always lovely – has truly benefited from the new partnership, and on behalf of Australian Traveller, I was fortunate enough to be granted world-first access.
This piece was first published in Australian Traveller magazine. Seeing her $5000-a-night penthouse firsthand – complete with private butler – really is something, let me tell you!
Mark my words: Mungo National Park is a truly extraordinary place. This piece was first published in Australian Traveller magazine, in February 2014. Here’s a surefire way to make millions: find a way to put the anti-ageing qualities of the sand at Mungo National Park into a skin cream. “My nan always said it was … Continue reading
Ever hear the one about God wanting to catch up with Man?
I initially wrote this for Women’s Health, back in 2010, for an article on ‘lessons learnt in travel’. They didn’t publish it – it wasn’t ‘travel’-related enough – though we talked about turning it into a different, bigger article later down the track. Then things got busy, and I never wrote the thing. But I … Continue reading
Some thoughts on making it… (whatever that means.) This is probably my favourite article I’ve ever written; originally for Fairfax. Recently, I found a list of goals I had set for myself when I was 21. “Buy Chanel bag”, was the first thing on the page (very important). “Dye hair brown at least once”, came next, closely … Continue reading
If Miranda and Orlando can’t make it work, what chance do the rest of us have?
Does anyone else feel ridiculously inadequate when they drive down the street in their non-BMW convertible/Range Rover/Golf gti? Yeah… I used to. Until I bought this car. I challenge you to contain your jealousy.