Can you tell us a little about yourself?
I am an international Model from Brisbane, Australia. I was late into the game for a model but have had the most amazing three years traveling the globe.
When did you start your modelling career?
I started model courses at the age of 17 and started working at 19.
Which agencies have represented you worldwide?
Elite Model Management Milan
Major Models New York
Viviens Models Brisbane
Quest Artist Models Hong Kong
Paragon Model Management Mexico
Avenue Models Singapore
First Model Management London
Red Eleven Models Auckland
Ace Model Management Greece
What are some of your favourite career hi-lights?
Walking Milan Fashion week was incredible thats when i knew i had truly become a Model.
Finding myself in my first ever fashion editorial in New Zealand.
Favourite kinds of shoots?
Edgy and a little bit sexy.
Any advice for aspiring models?
This industry is tough, you need to be prepared failure but not allow yourself to give up. Woah! Too deep!? ha!
You can never be too deep, Mel.
Who would you like to be photographed by, sky's the limit?
Russell James! Aussie photographer
The following images are from Mel's book (not by me)
Your favourite model right now?
Celine Bouly. She is walking everywhere right now and is so fierce!
What did you want to be when you grew up?
I wanted to be a fashion designer.