Our Tour Leaders

All of our tours are led by academics and experts in their field who will share their passion and knowledge with you in lectures, talks and throughout the tour. Click on their profile to find out more about them.

Monica Attard

Monica Attard OA spent 28 years at the ABC, working across radio and television. During this time, she was the ABC’s Russia correspondent and reported on the collapse of the Soviet Union. In 1992 she was awarded an Order of Australia for services to the community as a radio correspondent.

In 1994, Monica returned to Australia to present ABC Radio’s PM program. In 2001, she created Sunday Profile on ABC Radio. She has earned five Walkley Awards, including a Gold award for Excellence in Journalism. Monica is currently Head of Journalism at the University of Technology, Sydney.

 

Current Tours:

Cossacks, Tartars and Bolsheviks  |  July 2021 (13 days)