Portfolio

Major clients

Yarra Valley and Ranges Country Life Magazine

Contributing Writer, commissioned articles and general writing for quarterly issues. Some of my recent articles are:

  • Wine by Design
  • The Art of Balance
  • The Great Provider
  • Horse Healers
  • Ladies of Lunchalot
  • Warburton Summer Produce Market

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Visit Warburton

Website and Social Media, including blog writing, SEO, content development and authoring and integrated content strategy for www.visitwarburton.com.au and Facebook page

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Warburton Valley CEDA

Communications Consultant – responsible for all content and development on www.visitwarburton.com.au and associated social media including Facebook and blog development.

Ex officio role on committee and advisor on events and community activities in the region. Liaison with local businesses and members.

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Upper Yarra Community Enterprise

Communications Consultant – digital and professional content for UYCE and its companies. Community story telling and profiling of local initiatives, businesses and events.

Preparation of Annual Report and a range of collaterals, including the quarterly Local Life publication.

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SIGNS Publishing

Contributing author, proofreader (more than 30 books and publications) across of range of genres including fiction, biography and memoir, non fiction and instructional, health and wellness, plays, workbooks and reference books.

Including the Live More series and international award winning cookbook Food As Medicine.

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The Gawler Foundation

Article writer and repurposing of material for website.

Provided communication consultant services (2010/11) redeveloping website and relaunching Healthy Living magazine. Editor-in-chief, writer and provided layout services for 8 issues.

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National Institute of Integrative Medicine

Article writer/ghostwriter, biographer

Lindy has provided a range of writing and editing services to the not-for-profit organisation NIIM, including articles, the Integrative Health Guide, various applications, events programs and documents.

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Yarra Valley Arts - Open Studios

Press release Open Studios 2018.

Recent articles

Yarra Valley and Ranges
Country Life Magazine

Nan Francis - The art of perseverance

Nan Francis is an icon of the arts scene in the Yarra Valley. Find out why.

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Little Yarra Dairy

Community assisted agriculture has provided the biodynamic, small herd Little Yarra Dairy with an innovative business model that might just be the future for farming.

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Write at home by the Yarra

It would be hard to find a more serene location for a home office. Yarra Magazine Editor Pip Young shares her passion for the Yarra Valley, her business and her home.

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Finding The Balance

Five contributors share the way they manage to find calm in their hectic schedules.

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Wine By Design

Meet Shaun Crinion, winemaker and owner of Dappled Wines in Steels Creek and winner of the James Halliday “Best new Winery’ award in 2017.

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The Art of Balance

Meet Stone Art Balancer Lincoln Seppings and read his story about how this natural art has helped him manage anxiety and find an international following on Instagram.

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The Great Provider

The Providore is the love child of Ryan Frazer and part of the Meletos and Stones of the Yarra family in the historical St Hubert’s district of the Yarra Valley.

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Horse Healers

The Yarra Valley is home to the highest population of horses in Australia so it’s not surprising that therapeutic approaches such as Equine Therapy are being established in the area. Find out how horses are helping humans find healing.

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Ladies of Lunchalot

A community of women sharing life, gardens and produce, and stories at the lunch table.

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Warburton Summer Produce Market

Local producers and community gather on the village green every Friday afternoon over Summer to share life and stock up on the finest and freshest foods Warburton has to offer.

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Winter Drive

A mother and son take a winter drive gathering the best Yarra Valley produce length way

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Lake Mountain

A brief intro to the wonders of winter play

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Recent articles

Other Publications

Equine Leadership International Vol 3

My article “Horse time helps heal the heart of families’ about the ‘Rein it in’ program we developed at Wedgetail Rides for at risk children and families.To read article click on the link

Owner Builder magazine

The Owner Builder Magazine featured Lindy’s seven page article ‘Living Sculpture’ in June 2011. Artist and Warburton resident, Sioux Dollman’s magical strawbale home also featured on the front cover.

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Free Spirited Magazine

Cover story and regular column on healing  in this grassroots magazine.

Yarra Valley Experience

The Yarra Valley Experience Magazine featured Lindy’s three page article ‘Site Seeker’, in Autumn 2010.

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Way of the Natural Therapist

Foreword (book) – An example of ghostwriting from the heart. The foreword of this book about the lifestyle choices of natural therapists is personal and inspiring.

Backyard Farmer

The article  ‘Bushfoods not new foods’ explores the rising popularity of Indigenous Foods and considers the long terms history of this new trend in the kitchens.

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Website copy

Wild Thyme Café

Home page copy and positioning statement

DIGA

Rewrite existing and create new copy for keyword optimisation/SEO

Zaar Bellydance

Website editor, copywriter and content manager

Deezo Happy Fashion

Copy for product range descriptors for online sale site

Wedgetail Rides

Website development, content writer and editor

Branding & development

Eye on the World Magazine

Project management, branding, content development and co-ordination.

Blessed Earth – organic cotton products

Start-up support, branding and strategic direction. Highly successful organic business working consciously.

Follow Your Bliss – counselling practice

Branding, copy writing and positioning

Contributing author

Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP)

Developed chapter material and provided proofreading services for a series of program books – reference, workbook and recipe book, which launched internationally in 2013 as an initiative of Sanitarium 2013

The Chemical Maze

The Chemical Maze Bookshelf Companion launched in June 2012. A complete guide to additives in food and household products and guidelines for a healthier, chemical free lifestyle. Coauthored by Lindy and Bill Statham

Roadmap to Wellness (NIIM)

Roadmap to Wellness was a joint writing project with Heather Millar commissioned by NIIM and Swisse Wellness. A preventative health care guide that combined latest research in an easy to access approach to optimal health through nutrition, meditation and fitness.

Campaigns & advocacy

Say No To Narconon

Key Campaign Team member in two-year community activism program opposing an inappropriate development in Warburton that involved communication with local and international media, federal, state and local governments, and presenting community position at a seven day VCAT hearing. Successful outcome for community.

Public speaking & workshops

Engagements

Panellist for Regional Arts Victoria ‘Regional Arts Words’ at the National Gallery of Victoria, Art Book Fair March 2018.

First Tuesday Book Club guest speaker – February 2018 at Dymocks Camberwell

Women of Interest Panelist, March 2017, Warburton Arts Cneetre

Author Talk, July 2017, Yarra Valley Library

Convener – Panel discussion “The role of the practitioner in a creative ecosystem”, August 2017, Yarra Ranges Council Creative Communities Forum

Small Business Workshop ‘ Building a word of mouth relationship through value’ Japara Business Network November 2017

Yarra Valley Arts, Guest Speaker, Annual General Meeting, November 2017

‘Art Journal’, Radio interviews with Cora Zon, Yarra Valley FM