2009-11: Freelance journalist, senior contributor to The Australian and The Monthly magazine.
October '11: Reported 'Sex Slavery' for 4 Corners, ABC TV.
2010: 'The Mother of Mohammed' published in the US by the University of Pennsylvania Press and in Indonesia by PT
May 2009: 'The Mother of Mohammed' published by Melbourne University Publishing.
2000-2009: Reporter, ABC TV, 4 Corners.
2005-2010: Senior writer with The Australian newspaper.
2006: Winner, Walkley Award for excellence in international reporting.
2005: 'In the Shadow of Swords' wins NSW History Prize.
2004: 'In the Shadow of Swords' published by Harper Collins Australia.
2001: Winner, Walkley Award for excellence in coverage of indigenous affairs.
2000: Presenter, 'Lateline', ABC TV.
1996-1999: Reporter, 4 Corners.
1996: Winner, Walkley Award for investigative journalism.
1995: Asia Correspondent, ABC TV, based in Beijing, China.
1993-1994: " " " " based in Hong Kong.
1989-1992: Reporter, 7.30 Report, ABC TV, Melbourne.
1988-1989: Reporter, ABC TV News, Melbourne.
1980-1988: Journalist - Radio Stations 3UZ and 3MP, Melbourne; Channel Ten 'Good Morning Australia'; and GLV 8, Gippsland, Victoria.