Landscape Design, 2022
Chelsea is a proud Kamilaroi woman, who undertook CareerTrackers Internships whilst completing a degree in Landscape Architecture and has worked with the Australian National Botanic Gardens (ANBG), the Nursery Stock Timber & Cut Flowers Section, the Natural Heritage Section and the Northern Australia Quarantine Strategy (NAQS). This experience helped Chelsea secure a permanent position with the DAFF Trade Reform Division’s Data, Insights and Trust Section. Chelsea is also partnered with primary schools in Goulburn as part of the CSIRO STEM Professionals in Schools program.
During her internship with NAQS, Chelsea undertook activities including plant, animal and aquatic surveys throughout Far North Queensland and the Torres Strait and was able to enjoy additional activities including plant and insect Imaging, insect pinning and filming with the NAQS Ranger to support development of training material.