Rachael Brown

Journalist and creator of the podcast Trace

Rachael Brown is a journalist for the ABC based in Melbourne. Rachael started her career as the ABC's Melbourne cadet in 2002. In 2008, she won the Walkley award for Best Radio Current Affairs Report. She is the host and creator of the ABC's true crime podcast Trace.

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Online | AEST - AUS 3 August 2020

Keynote: The Process behind Creating an Award-winning True Crime Podcast

Rachael Brown is an investigative journalist for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC). She is the host and creator of the ABC's true crime podcast Trace.

In this interactive session, you will join Rachael in a conversation about bringing this project to life, as well as ask her questions about her process through Q&A.

What you will take away from the session:

  • What it takes to ideate a story that compels and hooks listeners to want to listen to the next episode
  • How to identify what information will add value when there is lots of information to sift through
  • How to know where to start for an episode and what is the process.