Bonnie Barkmeyer – Journalist
Bonnie is currently completing her final year in a Bachelor of Communications (Journalism) at RMIT University, Melbourne.
She has recently completed internships at Channel 7 News Melbourne, WIN News Bendigo and Channel 9 News Melbourne, as well as partaking in a program offered by the AFL Europe last year.
Bonnie has also volunteered as a co-host for multiple community media organisations including RMITV’s ‘Offbeat’, SYN TV’s ‘1700’ and SYN Radio’s ‘All Day Breakfast’.
She is skilled in broadcast radio and television writing, editing, presenting and interviewing.
Her goal is to become a television news reporter.
As part of the many media organisations she has been a part of, Bonnie has interviewed Samantha Lane, Jules Lund, Randy Feltface the comedian, Adam Spencer, Assistant Commissioner Doug Fryer, Ben Milbourne from Masterchef and Demi Kotsoris from My Kitchen Rules.
Her passion for news and telling people’s stories is what motivates her to work hard towards a career in the media.