Portrait of Caroline Baum

Caroline Baum

Caroline Baum is a respected journalist and presenter.  She has worked for the BBC, ABC, Time Life Books, Vogue magazine (UK and Australia), was the founding editor of Good Reading magazine and the editorial director of Booktopia.

Caroline has been a judge of the Stella Prize and the Ned Kelly and Kibble Awards.  She is in demand as a presenter at writers’ festivals across Australia and has interviewed many of the world's top international authors.  Her writing has been published in major national publications and online media.

Caroline is a regular contributor to national media and her writing has appeared in two anthologies: My Mother My Father and Rebellious Daughters. She is the recipient of the Hazel Rowley Fellowship 2015.  Caroline lives on the South Coast of NSW.​