I’m often interviewed in the press, usually offering travel tips (including about travel with young children – more on that at my new website, Babies Who Travel), or shedding some light on one of my recent stories. I’m also the resident travel expert on ABC radio’s Evenings programs (NSW and ACT.)
If you want to interview me for your publication or podcast, feel free to get in touch.
If you’d just like a listen, a small sample of my recent media interviews are linked below:
Go bush! Why it’s important to travel to rural and regional Australia. Part of a panel on ABC radio, November 2019. (Below)
Building community Chatting on radio with Lish Fejer from ABC Canberra about a large project I’ve been running in my home town with my neighbours. Plenty more press appearances for that project, including TV, here.
Mobile blackspot holidays – what’s the attraction? ABC Evenings (radio), July 2018.
Multi generational travel is trending: here’s how to do it well. ABC Evenings (radio), July 2018.
What’s the secret to finding a great travel buddy? ABC Evenings (radio), July 2018.
Looking for a winter adventure? Try these tips. ABC Evenings (radio), August 2018.
Hostels: Love them or hate them? ABC Evenings (radio), January 2018.
Working on holidays – really? Yes, really! ABC Evenings (radio), August 2017.
Slow travel – could you? Should you? ABC Evenings (radio), August 2017.
Short breaks in the school holidays – tips for NSW/ACT residents, ABC Evenings (radio), May 2017.
Hidden Aussie travel gems, ABC Evenings (radio), May 2017.
How to organise a house swap holiday, ABC Evenings (radio), May 2017.
Hola! What’s it like learning a language overseas? ABC Evenings (radio), June 2017.
Cheap tricks: where to find cheap flights right now, ABC Evenings (radio), May 2017.
Tips and tricks galore in this one above!
Unique ways to travel, ABC Evenings (radio), May 2017.
If you’re sick of planes and cars – check out these tips above. In my regular ABC Evenings radio segment Josh Zepps and I talk boating adventurers, motorbike treks and numerous other ways to journey the globe.
How to host on Airbnb, ABC Evenings (radio), 30 January, 2017 (the first of my regular travel segments on Australia’s ABC radio – broadcast across Sydney (and indeed all of New South Wales) plus the ACT.
The audio of my chat about hosting on Airbnb is above – we talk pros and cons, and I offer plenty of tips and tricks, and answer a ftalk back questions.
Surviving and thriving as a solo traveller (radio), ABC Evenings, 8 March, 2017.
Is it hard? Or just awesome? I’ll guide you through it in my regular travel slot on ABC radio.
Roadtripping in the USA, ABC Evenings (radio), 10 May, 2017.
Best jaunts? Where should you head for an awesome US roadtrip? In my regular segment on ABC radio (audio above) I talk the land of great road tripping.
Podcast from Australia’s national broadcaster, ABC Babytalk – in this episode host Penny and I talk the good, bad and ugly of travel with a baby. Listen here via the ABC website or here via Babies Who Travel.
Tips for travelling with kids. ABC radio. Host Laura and producer Brett from ABC 666 afternoons quiz me on my best tips for holidaying with your favourite mini travellers – one of my favourite topics!
What can go wrong on holidays? ABC Evenings, 15 March, 2017 (with Chris Bath).
Let’s face it – travel doesn’t always only involve good times and sipping cocktails by the pool. Tonight in my regular ABC radio slot we talk about what to do if your holiday isn’t going to plan – and how to avoid it happening in the first place.
Secrets of travel writing – with Steven Lewis (from his Talemaking podcast).
Talking ‘the art of the house swap’ on Travel Writer’s Radio.
The ins and outs of travel with babies, for Travel Writer’s Radio.