Kirra, Coolangatta and Tweed Heads

Our Writers

Julie Dixon

Julie is a freelance writer and editor.  Her love of language has seen her work for the government translating policy into law as a legislative drafter.  She has worked as a lawyer in Brisbane, Hobart and Canberra with a stint in between as a country solicitor in Kyogle. She loves the ocean, yoga and meditation and feels extremely grateful to now be living in this beautiful part of the world.

Nitya Ellemor Rolfe

Nitya Ellemor Rolfe is an environmental activist and former Bob Brown staffer.  Nitya currently works as an asylum seeker advocate with Red Cross Australia. She is traveller, adventurer, and mother to young son, Kailash.  She escapes the Hobart cold with frequent trips to Coolangatta and Fiji.

Belinda McGehan

Belinda has traveled the world extensively living in countries such as Japan, England and the USA. After working for six years in the financial industry in USA, she moved back to the Gold Coast to work for Apple Inc. Three years later, with a wealth of experience under her belt, Belinda established her own business helping people get the most out of their technology in their own homes. She sets up Apple devices and trains people in a one-on-one environment and also delivers workshops in the More...

Elisa Young

Elisa grew up in Dorset in the UK, the spectacular surrounds of the World Heritage Jurassic Coast led to a special attachment to rocks and the ocean. So much history and science on her doorstep has left her with a fascination to understand how things work, where they come from and a desire to learn, everything. This resulted in a life spent travelling the world, working and studying. She is one of those people who couldn't be satisified with a steady job, resulting in career changes More...


Zonti has a wealth of experience and expertise as a relationships advisor. Her whole life is the crucible of inspiration for this work. From the womb, attention to how kindness precipitates happiness has been her prime fascination. Together with her marriage partner, Richard, who transitioned out of this plane in 2010 via cancer, they “cracked a code” of peaceful, harmonious partnership.  The principles are equally applicable to any relationship: personal, family, community or corporate. All More...