Biography

Awards
Runners Up in Furious Fiction Short Story Competition for Spoon, 2020
People’s Choice Award for Crash Test Dummies, 2010
George Fairfax Playwriting Competition for Bombay to Beijing by Bicycle, 2003
People’s Choice Award for Bin Appetite, Eat my shorts film festival, Melbourne University, 1992

Books
Invasion of the Bottom Snatchers, Middle-Grade Fiction, 2021 (currently under submission)
In Hell with Al, Sleepers Almanac, 2009
Never turn your back on a Latin dwarf, Sleepers Almanac, 2006,
Yakety Yak: Bombay to Beijing by Bicycle, Penguin Publishing, 2004

Publications
Contributed to The Age, The Australian, Big Issue, Australian Cycling Magazine, Metro Film Magazine

Theatre (Writer)
Crash Test Dummies, Short and Sweet Festival Sydney, 2009
Conversations with my Therapist, Short and Sweet Festival, 2009
Special, Short and Sweet Festival, 2009
The Renovators, 2008
Seditious Delicious: A Portrait of John Howard. Live radio play, Melbourne Fringe, 2007
Autogeddon, Melbourne Fringe, 2006
The George Bass Story, Churchill Island Foundation, 1998
Alice, Churchill Island Foundation, 1997

Accidents are Prohibited on this Road (Stand-up comedy)
Writer and performer. Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2011, 2010, Melbourne Fringe 2010 and Adelaide Fringe 2011

Seditious Delicious: A Portrait of John Howard (Live radio play)
Writer, Director, Performer. Melbourne Fringe 2007

Autogeddon (Play)
Writer, Performer, assistant producer, Melbourne Fringe 2006

Bombay to Beijing by Bicycle (One-man show)
Producer, Writer, Performer.
Directed by Kimberley Grigg and David Woods
Edinburgh Fringe Festival  2008, Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2006 & 2013,  Melbourne Fringe 2005, Castlemaine Arts Festival 2003.

Public Speaking
Deakin University (2013, 2014), Pyramid Hill Secondary (2009), The Courier Newspaper (2009), Isaca Information Systems (2009), Corenet Global (2008) – Grand Hyatt, Mumbai India, Oatland’s Primary School (2008), Frankston High School (2008)Monash University (2008) Serpell Primary (2008), Financial Lifestyle Group Pty Ltd (2007), Meetings And Events Australia (2007), Jack Morton Worldwide (2007), Queensland Transport (2007), Camperdown High School (2007), Belmont High School (2007), Seymour High School (2007), Pakenham College (2006), Emerald College (2006), Yarra Valley College (2006), Price Waterhouse Coopers (2005), STA Travel Debate (2005) – Featuring Julia Zemiro, Tony Wilson, Libby Gorr, Aquinas College (2005), Chisholm College (2005), RMIT Creative Writers (2004), Intrepid Travel (2004-2007) Penguin Book Launch (2004)

MC, Appearances and Performances
Waleed Aly – The Conversation ABC Radio (2011), Tracee Hutchison – Triple R (2007), The Federal Election Night Party (2007), Intrepid Tsunami Benefit (2005),774 ABC – Red Symons (2004), 2UE Sydney Radio (2004), Radio SEN (2004), Melbourne Writers Festival (2004), Commonwealth Games Showcase (2004), Sleepers Salon (2003), Visible Ink Book Launch (1999), Visible Ink Readings (1998), Stand Up Comedy (London 1992-1996) and Melbourne Comedy and Fringe Festivals (2010-2011).

Screenplays
The Runner (Comedy)
Vault 43 (Thriller)
Three Blind Mice (Comedy)
Message to Rudy (Drama)
Screamplay (Horror)
Snotted (TV drama)

Sitcoms
The Diamond in the Museum
3POQ RADIO