Best Australian Blogs: Finalists 2014

2014 Finalists

We’re thrilled to announce the finalists of the Best Australian Blogs Competition 2014. The competition was dominated by talented bloggers who inspired us with their stories, ideas and, most of all, their writing.

Well done to everyone who entered and congratulations to the finalists!

Scroll down to check out these talented folk, and if you’re feeling inspired to create your own blog (but aren’t sure where to begin), our popular online course Blogging for Beginners is just what you need!


Lifestyle/Hobby finalists

1The Planthunter
Georgina Reid, NSW
@theplanthunter

www.theplanthunter.com.au


2Hiking Fiasco
Mr Hiking Fiasco, VIC
@HikingFiasco

www.hikingfiasco.com


3Central Station
Steph Coombes, WA
@centralstation6

www.centralstation.net.au


4Style She Spoke
Style She Spoke, VIC
@styleshespoke

www.styleshespoke.com


5Time Travel Turtle
Michael Turtle, NSW
@michaelturtle

www.timetravelturtle.com


Commentary finalists

6The Flying PhD
Andrew Weatherall, NSW
@doc_andy_w

www.theflyingphd.wordpress.com


7Titus O'Reily
Titus O'Reily, VIC
@TitusOReily

www.titusoreily.com


8The Shovel
The Shovel, VIC
@The_Shovel_

www.theshovel.com.au


9The Koori Woman
The Koori Woman, NSW
@TheKooriWoman

www.thekooriwoman.wordpress.com


10TV Tonight
David Knox, VIC
@tvtonightau

www.tvtonight.com.au


Food finalists

11The Hungry Australian
Christina Soong, SA
@HungryAustralia

www.hungryaustralian.com


12Tucker
Tucker, VIC
@hey_tucker

www.heytucker.com


13The $120 Food Challenge
Sandra Reynolds, VIC
@120dollarsfood

www.120dollarsfoodchallenge.com


stylepot
Ell, QLD
@ell_stylepot

www.stylepot.com.au


15Chew Town
Amanda Michetti, NSW
@chewtowntweet

www.chewtown.com


Personal and Parenting finalists

16Anna Spargo-Ryan
Anna Spargo-Ryan, VIC
@annaspargoryan

www.blog.annaspargoryan.com


17bigwords
Bianca Wordley, SA
@bigwordsblog

www.bigwordsblog.com


18that space in between
Sarah Wayland, NSW
@thatspaceinbtwn

www.thatspaceinbetween.com


194 kids, 20 suitcases and a beagle
Kirsty Rice, SA
@kirsty_rice

www.kirstyriceonline.com


20Carly Findlay
Carly Findlay, VIC
@carlyfindlay

www.carlyfindlay.blogspot.com


Business finalists


21Swish Design Blog
Kelly Exeter, WA
@kellyexeter

www.swishdesign.com.au/category/blog/


22The Copy Detective
The Copy Detective, VIC
@copywritemattrs

www.copywritematters.com.au/blog/


24Socially Sorted
Donna Moritz, QLD
@sociallysorted

www.sociallysorted.com.au


25Michael Hanson
Michael Hanson, QLD
@imichaelhanson

www.michaelhanson.tv


26Bluewire Media
Adam Franklin, NSW
@Franklin_Adam

www.bluewiremedia.com.au/blog


27The tech startup
Rebekah Campbell, NSW
@rebekahposse

www.rebekahcampbell.com


Words and Writing finalists

28Fictioner's Net
Nick Hudson, NSW
@Nicktatorship

www.fictioners.net


29On Writing, Publishing & Freelancing
Denise Mooney, VIC
@denisemooney_

www.denisemooney.com.au


30Book to the Future
Michelle McLaren, NSW
@booktothefuture

www.booktothefuture.com.au


31The Writing Life
Lee Kofman, VIC
@LeeKofman

www.leekofman.com.au/category/the-writing-life/


32twenty six
Andrew Hutchinson, VIC
@adhutchinson

www.andrewhutchinson.com.au

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