This is a selection of my published writing, including features, columns, reviews and interviews. Topics range from books, travel, food and wellness, to parenthood and personalities:

Buzz Words books





Too busy sleeping (September 2015)
My amazing dad (August 2015)
Why I love Australia (June 2015)
That’s what wings are for (June 2015)
The twelve dancing princesses (June 2015)
The eagle inside (May 2015)
Billie’s great desert adventure (May 2015)
Digby’s moon mission (December 2014)
Elizabeth Rose on parade (November 2014)



Baby on board (October 2009)
A lasting legacy (April 2009)


Any Arena

Modular: Furniture icons, remixed (August 2009)


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Touchdown/Hotspots columns on Ho Chi Minh City for Tiger Airways’ inflight magazine:

Nov-Dec 2009
Jan-Feb 2010
Mar-Apr 2010
May-Jun 2010
Jul-Aug 2010
Sept-Oct 2010
Nov-Dec 2010


About SE Asia travel

A Weekend in Saigon (May 2009)


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Global roaming (August 2011)


Sydney's Child

Changing places (April 2013)


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The expat files: What’s it like to live in Saigon? (May 2010)



A plane ticket to happiness (March 2012)
A taste of the Middle East in Sydney’s Lakemba (January 2012)


Sydney kids




Playground review: Steel Park, South Marrickville (December 2013)



Food talk: Chow down (October 2008)
Movement, mantras and mums (March 2008)
Phnom Penh life: Dr Pepper (March 2008)
Food for thought (February 2008)
A Cambodian adventure (January 2008)
Metro: One year on and going strong (January 2008)
A little slice of Venice (December 2007)
Cafe culture Kampot style (November 2007)
The evolution of Open Wine (November 2007)
Streetsmart: Wat Bo area, Siem Reap (November 2007)
Klap ya Handz (October 2007)
Ronan Keating interview (October 2007)
A home away from home (September 2007)
Building bridges through sport (September 2007)
Feng shui (August 2007)
Hiring staff in Phnom Penh (June 2007)
Streetsmart: Sothearos Boulevard (June 2007)
Live and kicking (May 2007)
Capoeira: more than your typical martial art (May 2007)
Pampered in Siem Reap (April 2007)
Captivating Kratie (March 2007)


TravelWire Asia

5 good reasons not to skip Canberra (October 2013)
A perfect family holiday in Hoi An (August 2013)
Malaysia: Visiting tea plantations in the Cameron Highlands (April 2013)
5 great places to eat in Hoi An (January 2013)
Malaysia: Best eats in the Cameron Highlands (October 2012)
Kid-friendly cafes in Phnom Penh (September 2012)
Coffee, dinner and drinks on a Melbourne weekend (July 2012)
Daytripping: 4 more great Sydney excursions (July 2012)
Daytripping: 4 great Sydney excursions (June 2012)
Marrickville: Sydney’s new cafe frontier (June 2012)
Sydney’s 5 coolest small bars (May 2012)
Making the most of a family trip to Chiang Mai (March 2012)
Essential guide to traveling in Sydney with kids (March 2012)
5 must-try Cambodian dishes (February 2012)
6 must-try Vietnamese dishes (February 2012)
Essential guide to traveling with kids in Bangkok (February 2012)
Sydney’s best ethnic eats: a suburban adventure (January 2012)
6 great places to shop in Phnom Penh (January 2012)