I’d like to share this endless list with you, so you don’t have to read every Podcast Education website like I did!

A birds eye view of a cafe table with a big coffee with foam art of a flower and a pair of headphones and an iphone

Recently I was invited to present to a collection of curious emerging filmmakers (via the Women in Screen Lab through the Australian International Screen Forum) on the topic…


Yesterday I found myself in a tricky spot for a few hours. While there are so many moments like this when your current job is a parent of a two year old, living in China sometimes makes me feel like I’m in a sitcom.

I don’t usually share these kinds…


And a Bunch of Photos From a New Shanghai Person

The winter in China was very slowly stretching to welcome springtime, each day a new flower bloomed and there was a little tickle of fresher air through the streets of Shanghai. …


From a New Shanghai Person.

When we arrived in Shanghai last September, I could only say ‘thank you’ in Mandarin and I was puzzled by the variations of pronunciation.

Then I quickly learnt ‘Hello’ and kept hearing different ways to say that as well. But mostly, I became a little…


Things are picking up pace and almost making sense here in Shanghai.

Together with my Husband and two year old, I moved to Shanghai last September. Yesterday was our 5 month anniversary, and so why not recap all the things I’ve learnt while living here, because the Chinese lucky numbers…


It will always surprise me how quickly buildings and roads are made in Shanghai. And it all can be brought crashing down just as fast.

We’ve been living in Shanghai for only 5 months, and there’s always a lot happening.

I go weekly to mandarin class, and one time I…


Why do I feel like I’m in a Monty Python scene while hanging out in Shanghai this December?

We visited a German Christmas Market at a large festival ground near the river. It was 8 degrees when we got there, and while we queued to get in (there was also…


A small collection of streetscapes from my two months living here, and I’m overwhelmed by the calmness in such a gigantic metropolis.


One Step At a Time. New Life Motto.

Transport in Shanghai is AMAZING

Yes, after two months, getting around the city has been just so impressive! I love all the options and having a two year old in tow most days, I need to have these options to be flexible. So we walk (with the…


I’m in Shanghai, and these Buzzy Clicky Journo Wishy Washy Baity headlines keep floating around my brain!

Looking to Shed a Few Pounds? Try the Streetfood, it might be Meat Rat!

Internet is HOW cheap? Shanghai’s Wifi is Maybe Cheap For a Reason? (ie. you can’t surf like the good…

Amelia Chappelow

Executive Audio Director & Showrunner ♡ Now in New York ♡ Alum: Spotify, triple j & ABC Australia

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