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Role Models – NIIM’s Major Fundraising Gala

Role Models – NIIM’s Major Fundraising Gala

July 6, 2017 | Past MC roles | No Comments

MC for National Institute of Integrative Medicine’s Fundraising Gala to support the establishment of NIIM Cancer Lab. “Early detection and personalised treatment to improve cancer survival” To secure your place please contact NIIM’s team via email: events@niim.com.au or call Tracey on 9912 9573

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By my bedside – Yours Magazine

By my bedside – Yours Magazine

July 6, 2017 | publicity | No Comments

Five of my favourite books, as told to Yours Magazine in the July issue.

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North Coast Regional Training Awards

North Coast Regional Training Awards

July 3, 2017 | Past MC roles | No Comments

Proud to be hosting the 2017 North Coast Regional Training Awards and helping announce the area’s finalists on Saturday 21 July 2017.

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Rugged Wilderness – New Zealand

Rugged Wilderness – New Zealand

April 19, 2017 | Photography, Travelazzi | No Comments
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‘Why fear won’t stop me on the biggest night of my life’

‘Why fear won’t stop me on the biggest night of my life’

February 10, 2017 | publicity | 3 Comments

I am writing this from Canberra airport. Tonight is the launch of Channel Nine local news, a project we have been working on for months. For me it has been a whirlwind month and if I had the time to think about it perhaps ‘fear’ would have controlled my ability…

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Australia: your weather for the week ahead 16/5

Australia: your weather for the week ahead 16/5

May 16, 2016 | Weather | No Comments

A classic autumnal airflow takes hold this week, a ridge of high pressure extends out to the east, fog and frost becomes a little more common especially about the New South Wales slopes and ranges, mornings are crisp but daytime temperatures relatively warm, bordering on hot in Sydney, 26 degrees…

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Send ‘er down, Hughie! Rain is coming

Send ‘er down, Hughie! Rain is coming

May 5, 2016 | Weather | No Comments

Like it or not, Australia is on the brink of winter. The final stages of autumn, an outgoing El Nino and a fifty per cent chance of La Nina forming in spring is bringing a larger degree of variance. After a brief cooling and gusty winds temperatures across the south…

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The Dressmaker – A costume exhibition

The Dressmaker – A costume exhibition

Last week I attended the opening of “The Dressmaker’ costume exhibition hosted by the National Trust of Victoria at the opulent and befitting Ripponlea Estate. Author Rosalie Ham was the first of two key speakers. Her novel of love, hate and haute couture was inspired by a small country town,…

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Autumn snow falls in Tasmania

Autumn snow falls in Tasmania

May 3, 2016 | Weather | No Comments

As forecast snow fell as low as 800 metres overnight in Tasmania. Miena in the Central Plateau woke to a light covering and a nice shade of white lit up Mt Wellington. The pool of cold air came in on the wake of a cold front that whipped up blustery…

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Autumn is nipping and it has a lot to do with SAM

Autumn is nipping and it has a lot to do with SAM

May 3, 2016 | Weather | 2 Comments

South eastern Australia has experienced its windiest weather so far this year. It’s been a slow transition from summer to autumn. With the exception of Perth every Australian capital city recorded warmer and drier than average weather in April. The mean day time temperature in Canberra came in at nearly…

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