Born:

Warstein, Germany

Lives:

Sydney, NSW (13 years)

Qualifications & Courses:

  •       Certificate in Tour Guiding (German)
  •       Diploma of Trave Assistant (Dutch)
  •       Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  •       Masters of Management (Tourism Management)

Worked as a tour guide:

5 years

Accreditations:

IATG (Institute of Australian Tour Guides) Professional Member

Skills:

  • Bus Driver Authority
  • Hire Car Authority

Languages:

  •       English (fluent)
  •       German (fluent)
  •       Dutch (fluent)
  •       French (basic)

Loves:

My boy and my dog and my family overseas; travelling and meeting people; food and drinks with good friends; theatre and music (classic, jazz, 80s and 90s); playing golf and tennis; watching other sports (rugby union, cricket, tennis); baking and cooking; massages and reading a good book; researching cultural heritage.

Favourite Tour:

The one that you will be on!!! All tours are exciting and the people on them make them extra special!

Favourite Restaurant:

Too difficult to name just one! Pub Food: PBH (Pyrmont Bridge Hotel) in Darling Harbour; low key: Hannibal’s at Ultimo (Lebanese). Romantic and a bit pricier: Spice Temple in the CBD.

Must do in Sydney:

A walk through The Rocks; an activity on the water, from ferries to harbour cruises, jetboats to kayaks, Sydney has it all.