Got a story to tell?

I'm a published writer and photographer, based on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland. I tell meaningful stories which excite and inspire and can hardly wait to hear yours.

WORDS: I've worked as a writer and editor since 2011 and also have experience as a senior government communications advisor. My words have been published by Salt Magazine, Tourism Queensland, Koori Mail and Weekend Magazine (Sunshine Coast Daily). 

IMAGES: My images have been published by Getty Images, Tourism & Events Queensland, Head On Photo Festival and Brisbane Live Guide. You'll find some of my images here.

EVENTS: My background is in the planning and delivery of major events, working with clients such as Brisbane Airport Corporation, Brisbane Marketing, Brisbane City Council, Queensland Parliament, Red Cross Queensland and Brisbane Racing Club. 


Brisbane Lord Mayor's Open Category Winner 2016

Head On Photo Festival Finalist 2016

SERIOUS STUFF: I have a Bachelor of Communications (Journalism major with Faculty Commendation) and tertiary qualifications in Event Management and Business.



Your artistry in writing is fantastic and I can’t get over how you have woven this into such a lyrical, energetic piece, you’re a genius!
— Di Henshall FDIA MBIID Reg. ID Design Director Accredited Designer DIA
Karina is an utmost professional in a content world overwhelmed with noise. Always ready with ideas, her copy is researched and written like the professional journalist she is, always filed on time, and she’s a pro at translating wishy-washy briefs and delivering the goods.
— Celeste Mitchell - Queensland Blog editor
Funny, clever and never boring - Karina is a fantastic writer and a wonderful contributor.
— Kate Davies - Hey Hello Media