Sue White

Sue White is a freelance features and travel writer whose stories have featured in The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, Vogue Australia, Travel + Leisure (Australia), Sun Herald Travel, Women’s Health, Vogue Entertaining + Travel, CNN Traveller, the South China Morning Post, Good Health, various ABC outlets, Green Living, Green Lifestyle magazine and numerous other publications in both Australia and overseas.

Her features work has seen her interview everyone from Ita Buttrose to Julian Assange’s lawyer for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age. As a travel writer, Sue has trekked to the source of fairtrade chocolate in Belize, checked out Gianni Versace’s 24-carat gold toilet in Miami and toured Maui in a bio-diesel VW, just for starters. Her travel writing currently concentrates on family travel and she recently launched a website for parents called Babies Who Travel.

Sue wore a variety of writing-oriented career hats before choosing it as a full-time career. For a decade she worked as a communications specialist for organisations such as The University of Sydney’s George Institute, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority, and numerous children’s cancer charities, including RedKite. When her schedule allows, she still takes on copywriting projects. Clients include IAG, the Think Education Group and its affiliates, Macquarie University Hospital, the British Council, National Dental Care and everyone from psychologists to property developers. Sue is also a member of the Foreign Correspondents Association.


Twitter: @suewhitewriter


Sue teaches Freelance Writing Stage 1, Professional Business Writing and Travel Writing.

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Freelance Writing Stage 1
Do you dream of appearing in your favourite publication? Learn how to craft a well-rounded story and catch the eye of discerning editors.
Plain English Business Writing
Get noticed, save time and improve your career prospects through a more effective and concise approach to writing.
Travel Writing
Turn your travels into cash! Learn how to craft compelling narratives and descriptive destination details.

Testimonials about this presenter

“Sue bought the course to life. She was enthusiastic, friendly, open, thoughtful – she’s the best! This course is definitely worth doing whether you would like to pursue writing as a hobby or as a career.”

– Kimberly Omodei

“Sue shared her knowledge and experience in such a way that was enjoyable and also very interesting. I was gripped from the first lesson and really enjoyed hearing of her stories and experience in the industry. The course content is exceptional and covers all aspects of travel writing. Sue is a fantastic teacher and shares her knowledge in a fun and interactive environment.”

– Krystal Davidson

“With Sue’s wealth of knowledge and no nonsense, useful information, I was able to learn everything I needed to learn. I cannot speak more highly of Sue. She knows her craft and she shares it well. She gives everyone equal time and everyone’s questions are answered. She is very honest with her advice and I found her very easy to understand. I have now completed two courses with Sue and I would highly recommend anyone contemplating doing this course to go ahead with her.”

– Lesley Robyn Landmark

“The presenter, Sue White, was excellent! She clearly knows her topic and gave practical and insightful advice. I definitely learnt new techniques that I will be putting into practice. I also liked the weekend intensive nature of the course as you were really focussed and immersed in the topic.”

– Xanthi Kouvatas

“Sue was very easy to follow. She kept things on track, was personable, clear, experienced, and non-patronising. This was a very practical course with a great presenter and good content.”

– Sheree Morrison

“Sue was very engaging. She taught from a position of knowledge and made the content relevant to everyone in the class. Learning the 11 Golden Rules has provided good structure to my writing.”

– Andrew Eadie

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