Frances Whiting

Queensland's favourite female columnist.


Frances Whiting is one of Australia’s best-known and popular writers.

Current work

A senior feature writer for Queensland’s premier weekend magazine Q Weekend in the Courier Mail, Frances is also a much-loved columnist for the Sunday Mail and other Sunday newspapers around Australia, with her weekly column now in its 19th year.

An Ambassador for The Pyjama Foundation and Kids Help Line, Frances is also an accomplished and witty public speaker.

Previous experience

Writer: Two best selling collections of her columns have been published Oh to Be a Marching Girl (2003) and That’s a Home Run, Tiger (2006).

Author: Her debut novel Walking on Trampolines was released in 2013 to critical and popular acclaim.