Community Panel member

Appointed April 2016

Carly Wallace is a Dulguburra Yidinji woman from the Atherton Tablelands in Far North Queensland who is now based in Brisbane.

Carly is an AV Myer Award recipient and completed a Graduate Diploma in Radio Broadcasting at the Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) in 2010 - the first and only Indigenous radio graduate in the school's history.

Her career includes work at various media outlets across the country including, Radio 4K1G in Townsville, ABC 702 in Sydney, ABC 612 in Brisbane, ABC In Cairns, ABC Digital Radio, and most recently, NITV (National Indigenous Television) as a television presenter on TV Programs Around the Traps, Yabun Festival and Our Songs.

Carly has spent the last few years with AIME (Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience) where she was employed as a presenter and communications assistant from 2014-2017.

Carly has now transferred her skills to the public sector and is currently employed by the Queensland Government as a communications assistant with The Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships.