Interpretive signage at Old Castlemaine Gaol

End client: Old Castlemaine Gaol Agency client: Challis Design Brief: Development of engaging content for series of interpretive exhibition signs. Prepare outline of prepared signs, research under themes including law and order during the Gold Rush, early prison management systems, people who lived at the gaol, day in the life of a prisoner, hanging heritage…

Interpretive signage at Lake Connewarre

End Client: Parks Victoria Client Agency: Challis Design Brief: Development of engaging and educational content for interpretive signage at Taits Point, Lake Connewarre.  Research into themes of conservation, topography, land management, birdlife, flora, fauna, birdwatching, heritage, recreation, Indigenous culture and more. Required site visit, drafting of content focussed on engaging the senses and interest of…

Web content + bio’s for Links Property Torquay

Client: Links Property, Torquay Brief: Develop web content, including team bio’s, for an all-female real estate team. Seek differentiation in a fiercely competitive industry and local market; develop authentic voice, inject emotion and convey value proposition around a female approach to property. Interview team members, develop distinct tone and style for home page, our story,…

Web content, bio’s for Bell Group Accounting

Client: Bell Group Accounting Agency: One Rabbit Medium: Website Brief: Work with agency team and client to fine-tune web content focussed on lead generation and positioning as specialist accountants and advisors for property investors, developers and building trades, plus development of 3 x team profiles. Required team member interviews, liaison with web development team, copy-editing and shaping of existing content, natural…

Great Ocean Road Touring Map

End client: Great Ocean Road Regional Tourism Client Agency: GSDM Marketing Medium: printed accordion fold touring map including editorial, map and promotional ads. Brief: As a companion to the Great Ocean Road Travel Planner, the map delivers inspirational editorial about the region through key themes of welcome, food + wine, natural attractions, great outdoors, arts, history and more. Limited word count….

6 x destination guides for Great Ocean Road

End client: Great Ocean Road Regional Tourism Client Agency: GSDM Marketing Medium: 6 x printed accordion fold guides including editorial, maps and promotional ads covering Warrnambool, Torquay, Port Fairy, Anglesea, Apollo Bay + Otways, 12 Apostles + Hinterland. Brief: As companions to the Great Ocean Road Travel Planner, each guide conveys a distinct character for the locale it describes…

Great Ocean Road Travel Planner 2015

End client: Great Ocean Road Regional Tourism Client Agency: GSDM Marketing Medium: 60pp A5 printed booklet Brief: Transform the usual Official Visitor Guide format into an engaging, motivational publication full of stories, people and inspiration. Required interviews of Great Ocean Road personalities, research, development of editorial copy + quotes + “must-do” experiences covering key themes: the…

20+ magazine editorials for Luxury Property Selection

Client: Harcourts International Medium: Luxury Property Selection magazine “… an exceptional publication showcasing premium properties for sale from around the world. Published quarterly, Luxury Property Selection magazine is a high quality product, available to only exclusive, luxury property vendors. Luxury Property Selection magazine provides exposure for your property to a targeted, high net worth audience of luxury…

propertymark magazine: 60-plus articles for Landmark Harcourts

Client: Landmark Harcourts,  a national real estate brand Medium: property mark, a national print magazine, circulation 25,000 print subscribers + 25,000 digital Brief: 2-3 articles (500-1200 words each) per bi-monthly edition, based on general interest topics with particular focus on rural and regional issues and personalities; requiring development of editorial calendar together with CEO + marketing team in Australia…

About Sheryl Allen

As a professional freelance copywriter, I write feel-good content for a living. I’ve been copywriting through my business Over the Page for more than 20 years. Since the last millennium. Since the heady days of faxing drafts and couriering floppy disks loaded with final copy. A time when print ruled the marketing world. These days, I develop…

Postcodes: 120 x articles for Landmark Property magazine

Client: Landmark (now Landmark Harcourts), a national real estate brand Medium: national print magazine, circulation 25,000 print subscribers + 25,000 digital Brief: 5 x 500-word articles per bi-monthly edition (30 per year), each based on an Australian town/city, profiling demographics, climate, character and opportunities with an aim to create positive interest; requiring research + interviews of…