Benita Kolovos is a journalist and sometimes blogger based in Melbourne, Australia.
Since graduating from RMIT University’s prestigious journalism degree in 2015, Benita has worked and interned at some of Australia’s most respected news organisations including the Sky News, Nine News and Ten Eyewitness News.
In 2017 Benita joined the national news wire, Australian Associated Press, where she has covered general news, crime, politics and entertainment.
Benita’s diversity and can-do attitude has seen her go from chatting to celebrities on the red carpet to holding her own alongside Australian politicians.
Most notably, she has led the fashion and entertainment coverage at AAP’s Melbourne bureau, reporting live from the Brownlow red carpet (2017), Melbourne Cup Carnival (2017), Allan Border Medal red carpet (2018) and multiple fashion weeks (2017, 2018).
Her work has appeared in most major Australian newspapers and websites including The Age, The Australian, The Herald Sun, The Guardian and news.com.au.
In her spare time, Benita tries to keep up the both the Kardashians and Australian politics. She is yet to decide which is more dramatic.