An introduction to Kris Madden

June 11th, 2014 | | industry

Screen shot 2014-06-11 at 10.21.50 AMSome of you may have seen a number of features on ‘The Byte’ written by Kris Madden. Kris will be a journalist for the site going forward and she certainly has the credentials.

Kris Madden is an award-winning travel writer whose articles have appeared in numerous Australian and international print and online publications. She is also a contributor to a number of books, including Lonely Planet’s ‘Code Green – Trips of a lifetime that won’t cost the Earth’; and the Australian Adventure Atlas. Kris won ‘Best Trade Story’ in the 2012 Australian Society of Travel Writers Travel Journalism Awards and was a finalist in the ‘Best Responsible Travel Story’ category. In 2007, she was named Travel Writer of the Year Trade/Industry and won ‘Best International Story’ the same year. She has also been a finalist in the Australian Federation of Travel Agents ‘Best Travel Writer’ award for the past four years.

Her travels have taken her to more than 60 countries. She’s also worked as an expedition leader and guide in Antarctica, Russia and the South Pacific. When not travelling or writing, Kris can be found in her sanctuary on Sydney’s northern beaches, planning her next big adventure.

Please join us in welcoming Kris on board!


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