Stawell, Victoria, Australia 1989



2014 – current:

Natural History Illustration student at the University of Newcastle, 3rd year

Watercolour, ink, graphite and digital are preferred media.


Diploma in Conservation and Land Management – The Gordon
Diploma in Sustainability – The Gordon
Course in Coastal Management – The Gordon

Waterbug identification Green belt – The Waterbug Company



2010 – 2014



Waterwatch Facilitator – Corangamite Catchment Management Authority

Liaison Officer – Corangamite Catchment Management Authority

Project Officer – Victorian Coastal Council

Education Activity Leader – Great Ocean Road Coast Committee

Bellarine Landcare Coordinator – Bellarine Landcare Group


(last 5 years)




2016  Botanica – Sydney Botanic Gardens.

2016  Extinct and Endangered – Maitland regional Art Gallery. Maitland.

2015  Hunter Botanical Gardens. Heatherbrae.

2015  Naturally Art 2015 Raymond Terrace Library. Raymond Terrace.

2015  Watt Space 2015 Open prize show – One Door Closes. Newcastle.



(last 5 years)



2015  Highly commended for the acquisitive Tina Offler award.

           Watercolour botanical plate Hibiscus tiliaceus.

2015  First place, black and white botanical plate Hibiscus tiliaceus.

           Section B Hunter Botanical Illustration Prize Exhibition.

           Hunter Region Botanical Gardens.

2012  Nominated for National Young Landcare Leader Award 2012.

2011  Awarded Be Natural Young Landcare Leader Award 2011
           Victorian Landcare Awards.

2011  Awarded Young Landcare Leader Award 2011
           Corangamite Regional Landcare Awards.


Current: Maitland Regional Art Gallery.

2014 – 2016 Natural History Illustration Club. Delegate, Secretary.

2010 – 2014 Ocean Grove Coastcare Group founder, Secretary, President.