Portrait of Courteney Hocking

Courteney Hocking

Courteney Hocking is a writer, broadcaster, actress and reformed comedian.

She’s worked as the only ladywriter for Good News Week (Ten), appeared on ABC1’s Laid and written for The Age and Crikey as well as a wide range of other publications.

In 2012 she won the Qantas Spirit of Young Australia People’s Choice Award. She has hosted radio with Daniel Kitson and Lawrence Leung as well as appeared as a regular cohost on Australia’s most popular television podcast, Boxcutters.

She’s “whip smart… shrewd & funny” (The Age), and once met Billy Bragg. He said “more power to you, sister”. It was pretty great.