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NATALIE HESLOP

Journalist & Creative

 
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MY BIO

I have gravitated towards journalism since since 2013. In 2020 I began a Bachelor of Communications in Journalism.  I am a curious and proactive Journalist, interested in the latest digital media trends and passionate about the future of online storytelling.

 

ARTICLES

My experience as a journalist has allowed me to produce fact-supported, interesting copy. Have a look at some of my favorite articles below and let me know what you think.

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CITY OF MELBOURNE ABOLISHES LIBRARY FINES

November 3, 2021

A decision has been made to abolish all City of Melbourne library fines.


Councillor Jamal Hakim resolved the fine issue at the latest City of Melbourne Committee meeting on 27 April 2021 after a a community member raised concerns towards the impact of library fines.

COLOUR STORY, ASSIGNMENT 3

Wednesday 3, November

The recent City of Melbourne abolishment of library fines has been regarded as a victory by most locals but for Martin, a 75 year old Melbourne City resident said, “the abolishment of library fines is not enough, a reform of borrowing should be extended to having books delivered to elderly residents.”

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MELBOURNE SUSTAINABLE FASHION: IT ALL STARTS WITH EDUCATION, PODCAST

September 2020

Vicki Nicola offers insight into Melbourne Fashion with information relating to recycled and sustainable fashion. The seeds of hope for local textile manufacturing have been planted. Click the link to tune in.


https://soundcloud.com/melbournefashion/podcast-3-vicki-nicola-it-starts-with-education

INAUGURAL POLO BALL A BIG HIT

January 12, 2023

An article I produced for the Toorak Times covering a Polo charity event held in Geelong, 2015.

http://www.tooraktimes.com.au/62520-big-hit-polo-ball

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