All tagged Australian Women London
Dr Paola A. Magni is a forensic biologist who investigates crimes, writes scripts for the Italian version of CSI, is a scuba instructor, and is a researcher and senior lecturer at Perth's Murdoch University. She also represented Australia at FameLab International, a major science communication competition held in Cheltham. I caught up with Paola to find out more about this extraordinary woman.
Melanie Brown is the founder of the New Zealand Cellar and the Australian Cellar - specialist wine shops and bars in Brixton that stock dynamic antipodean wine producers. We met with Melanie to talk about her passion for bringing the best wines and events to a UK audience. Image credit Andy Barnham
Maxine Thompson, founder of PolkaPants, solves the problem of uncomfortable workwear for female chefs by bringing together her two passions: food and fashion. I chatted with Maxine about her journey into entrepreneurship and her passion for all things functional, ethical and designer.
Samantha Crawford: Soprano, opera singer, mentor, Co-Founder and Director of the Creative Professionals Network Australia. (Image Samantha Crawford, soprano. Copyright Jeremy Hosking)
Christabel Draffin is an Australian make-up artist who works with leading celebrities, fashion designers and magazines in London. I caught up with her to find out about her work and life.
Joy Rhoades is an Australian author and lawyer who lives in London. Her book, The Woolgrower’s Companion, has just been released in London to excellent reviews, and McKitterick Prize shortlisting, to boot. I caught up with her to talk writing, travel and London.
The Indigenous women’s and men’s cricket teams will begin a UK tour this week. They will be commemorating the first Aboriginal cricket team- and also the first sporting team from Australia - to tour internationally over 150 years ago. I interviewed the Captain of the women's team and cricket all-rounder, Ashleigh Gardner, ahead of this exciting event.