Ellouise Bailey

Journalist

Australia

Senior Journalist having contributed to The Newcastle Herald, The Canberra Times, Bega District News, Merimbula News, Eden Magnet, The Bay Post, The Illawarra Mercury, The Farmer Magazine, Dare Magazine, Yours Magazine, I have experience writing lifestyle, business, court, local and state government, and community stories. I have experience writing client content and curating online and social media content using SEO practices. I particularly love writing about all things regional: people, food, farming, business.

Portfolio
Bega District News
11/09/2022
Budding florist opens new shop in Bega

After around 18 months providing beautiful floristry to the Bega Valley via a home delivery service, Brogo's Darcie Nicol Floral Designs has finally opened up her very own shop in the heart of Bega.

Newcastle Herald
08/02/2022
'It saved my life': Nigel Wiggins wants you to check your poo

Nigel Wiggins of Bega made the discovery he had cancer in his rectum in December 2020 after he participated in the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program (NBCSP), which provides those aged 50 - 74 years free bowel screening tests every two years in the mail. Photo: supplied

Bega District News
10/07/2022
Ben Boyd National Park name change rife with dispute

Major disputes have broken out over the renaming of Ben Boyd National Park with groups of traditional owners expressing criticism over the choice of name - Beowa - and the consultation process.

Bega District News
03/18/2022
Human face of the war in the Ukraine

Tetyana Demetriou and Tabitha Bilaniwskyj-Zarins hold grave fears for their families in Ukraine, trying to help in any way they can from here on the NSW South Coast.

Dare Magazine
09/01/2020
The eating disorder myth

Divorce, widowhood or the death of a parent can all trigger eating disorders in later life. In fact, this misunderstood health problem affects all ages – it’s not just teens who suffer.

Dare Magazine
07/01/2020
The fermenting craze

The age-old skill of preserving food is winning a new legion of fans. Suddenly, it’s trendy to be thrifty.

The Farmer Magazine
09/01/2018
On-farm diversification: Byron Bay Farmstay

Diversification is the big buzzword, but are setting up new on-farm ventures – such as providing accommodation for tourists – worth all the effort and running costs?

The Farmer Magazine
11/01/2019
Success with pasture-raised black skinned chicken

I visited Great Northern Poultry in Manilla to see what all the fuss was about the black-skinned, black-boned, fluffy-feathered, five-toed chicken catching the eye of Australian foodies.

Dare Magazine
09/01/2020
Sweet success with beekeeping

Keeping bees in the backyard is taking flight – and Australian inventors are reaping the rewards. An Interview with FlowHive.

Dare Magazine
07/01/2020
Growing food and friendships

An interview with ABC TV’s Gardening Australia Jane Edmanson on planting your winter garden during COVID-19.

Dare Magazine
07/01/2020
Learning to take control of anxiety

Author, illustrator, cartoonist and counsellor Bev Aisbett is a leading writer on anxiety. She talks to DARE magazine as she shares her own battles, and insights on how to feel emotionally lighter again.