Alexandra Roach


Sydney, Australia

Alexandra Roach

Investigator. Reporter. Features Writer. Photographer.


Cynata brings forward stem cell breakthroughs

It sounds like something out of science fiction. Someone needs a new kidney, liver or pancreas, but instead of acquiring the relevant tissue from a donor, the body part needed is grown in a lab, and then transplanted into the patient’s body without complication. The concept of “organ banks” is becoming closer to reality, driven by the science of regenerative medicine which has made major advances in the past decade, in turn enabled by breakthroughs in stem cell biology.
Victorian Government Link to Story

10 commandments of a stress-free stocktake

If your business produces or purchases stock for the market, you will likely need to do at least one stocktake at the end of the financial year for tax reasons.
MYOB's The Pulse Link to Story

How tech improves access to justice in rural Australia

Access to the justice system and professional legal development opportunities are low for those in rural, regional and remote Australia. During the past three years, the learning and development project, funded by the Victorian Legal Services Board, deepened the centre’s expertise in alternative e-learning and digital delivery methods.
Deakin Law School Newsroom Link to Story

Sunny Side Up

The flood waters have receded and things seem to be on the up in Queensland. But do the problems of old still haunt the Sunshine State's ad market?
AdNews Magazine Link to Story

Women of Worth

To mark International Women’s Day, here are eight influential Jewish women, past and present, who have made their mark.
The Australian Jewish News Link to Story

The Golden Rules of Visual Merchandising

The term ‘visual merchandising’ may sound a bit silly, but it is an important element to a successful business. It’s just a fancy term referring to the promotion of goods through attractive and engaging product displays designed to encourage the sale of a product or service.
National Newsagent Magazine Link to Story


Alexandra Roach

Full-time newspaper and magazine journalist based in Sydney, Australia.

I am a jill of all trades: news writer, features writer, photographer, content producer and manager.

Topics of interest and specialty include business, media, politics, popular culture, cinema, television, music, photography, advertising, celebrity, theatre, marketing, travel, education, community, profiles and finance.

Aside from journalism, I am also an experienced web and graphic designer. I have designed, launched and managed corporate websites and have also launched and managed corporate social media accounts.

You can see some further samples of my work here.

Contact me here.



  • Feature writing
  • News writing
  • Investigative reporting
  • Wordsmithing
  • Subediting
  • Photography
  • Graphic design
  • Photoshop
  • InDesign
  • Business journalism
  • Political journalism
  • Celebrity journalism
  • Retail journalism
  • Social media
  • Website management
  • Web design
  • Pop culture
  • Media journalism
  • Film and television journalism
  • HTML/CSS etc
  • Travel writing