Melissa Matheson

Melissa Matheson is the Head of Editorial for Business Insider Australia, Lifehacker Australia, Gizmodo Australia and Kotaku Australia. Throughout her career as a journalist and editor across digital, print, radio and TV she has covered news, politics, features, sport and lifestyle, including numerous Royal tours, Australian and international elections, and interviewed six Australian Prime Ministers.

Prior to working at Pedestrian Group, Melissa worked at Nova Entertainment, Australian Radio Network, SBS, and spent 10 years at News Corp, working her way up from local newspaper reporter to editor of mX Sydney.

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Annabel Crabb’s ‘Ms Represented’ charts the history of Australian women in parliament. But there was a cruel twist in the suffragettes’ win.

The ABC’s new documentary series “Ms Represented”, hosted by Annabel Crabb, looks at the triumphs and struggles of Australian women in parliament. The show examines how the rise of women’s rights impacted Indigenous Australians, and the confronting language that was used in Canberra.. “The hard thing is that the move […]
Annabel Crabb’s ‘Ms Represented’ charts the history of Australian women in parliament. But there was a cruel twist in the suffragettes’ win.