Julie is an artist, poet, singer, song writer, academic and given the opportunity, a performer.
She finished her PhD in Social Theory on mental health service delivery
At The University of Melbourne
And travelled the world
Creating art and poetry as she went
She came back and travelled across the top end,
Camping and creating songs, poems and art works en route.
Lectured at Newcastle University for a couple of years
And volunteered in Orphanages in India
A health project in Uganda
And went to the World Social Forum in Nairobi
2008 was in an accident
That nearly killed her
And changed her life
She had a spiritual experience and married an Aboriginal man
And found herself in Alice Springs Volunteering with Indigenous kids!