freelance writer


Despite the much-lauded 'death of print', the majority of my work has appeared in the analog format. But here's a roundup of a few online bits, plus a couple of old PDFs I had to hand.


I survived the Australian bush (and so can you) |

Seven things I learned exploring in Tasmania |

This woman led me to Vietnam's best bowl of pho |

Flight Check: Los Angeles to Melbourne on United Airlines | New Zealand Herald

Important life lessons I learned on the Galapagos Islands | AWOL

Seven things that'll blow your mind in Far North Queensland | AWOL

Hot times on the Sulu Sea: A voyage of immoderate proportions |

So long, Halong: A peculiar journey through Vietnam's 'other' Halong Bay |

In search of Vietnam's best bowl of pho |

Getting away from it all: Is digital detox travel a gimmick or a godsend? |

Welcome to Olkola Country: Rediscovering the real Australia | Intrepid Travel

A picture is worth a thousand kilometres: Photos from the Trans-Mongolian railway | Intrepid Travel


A young and not-so-young Sydney photographer celebrate skateboarding in the harbour city | Huck Magazine

Skate photographer Atiba Jefferson reveals his earliest and favourite images | Huck Magazine

The new wave of NYC skate filmmaking | Huck Magazine

Billy Ruff: Making it in skate | Huck Magazine

Guy Mariano: Surviving the times | Huck Magazine

Why is North Korea adopting skateboarding? | Jenkem

A place to call home | Acclaim Magazine

How skateboarding can teach us about philosophy | Slam Skateboarding Magazine

Meet the ripping rabbi (PDF) | Slam Skateboarding Magazine

The demise of the VX? (PDF) | Slam Skateboarding Magazine

Ambrose Kenny Smith: Rock and Roll (PDF) | Slam Skateboarding Magazine


Akala: the limits and virtues of practicing what you preach | Huck Magazine

The Bots: Man up | Huck Magazine

The Gaslight Anthem: Turn on the bright lights | Blunt Magazine

How streaming is destroying our appreciation of music | Spook Magazine

The Menzingers' harness 'the time of their lives' on LP five | Rolling Stone Australia

The Menzingers' new noise | Rolling Stone Australia

Chuck Ragan keeps the home fires burning | Rolling Stone Australia

Ocean Grove: The future is now | Rolling Stone Australia

Luca Brasi: The future is now | Rolling Stone Australia

Touché Amoré - Stage Four (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes - Modern Ruin (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes - Blossom (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Greg Graffin - Millport (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Joywave - How Do You Feel Now? (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Camp Cope - Camp Cope (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Fear Like Us - Succour (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

William Elliott Whitmore - Radium Death (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Millencolin - True Brew (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Paper Arms - Great Mistakes (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Hellions - Opera Oblivia (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Ocean Grove - The Rhapsody Tapes (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Marina and the Diamonds - Froot (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Such Gold - The New Sidewalk (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Yellowcard - Lift a Sail (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

In Hearts Wake - Skydancer (review) | Rolling Stone Australia

Parkway Drive: Making waves(PDF) | Rock Sound

Pure Love: A whole lotta love (PDF) | Rock Sound