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Yumi Stynes is a broadcaster and author. She has been working in Australian media for more than two decades, first as a music reporter, arts reporter and pop culture interviewer to working now as a writer and authority on sex education, consent, women’s issues, race issues, food and art. She is the face and voice of the hugely popular ABC podcast, ‘Ladies, We Need to Talk’, ‘I Heart Trivia’ on I Heart Radio, the podcast ‘SEEN’ on SBS, and the popular food podcast ‘5 Minute Food Fix’.

Yumi is the co-author of the acclaimed ‘Welcome To’ book series which shot to fame (and best-seller lists) in 2023 when right-wing fascists tried to have ‘Welcome to Sex’ withdrawn from sale.

She also released a spin-off book from her food podcast in 2023, called The Food Fix.

An accomplished MC, facilitator and speaker; Yumi hosted recent events including the 2023 Sydney Writers Festival Great Debate, the Newcastle ‘New Annual’ multicultural arts and music festival in 2023, She Leads Conferences, Art After Hours at AGNSW, Rural Sexual Health Conference, Women in Leadership Symposium and NSW Western Region Primary Principals Association. This year (2024) you will continue to hear Yumi on her podcasts while she works on her next two books.

2018 – Lifestyle and Health Podcast of the Year: winner, Ladies, We Need to Talk
2020 – ABIA Children’s Book of the Year: winner, Welcome to Your Period
2020 – Asian Television Awards, Best Documentary Programme: winner, Is Australia Sexist? SBS TV
2023 – ABIA Children’s Book of the Year: finalist, Welcome to Consent

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