Author of, a bestselling travel memoir published in 2013 by Penguin Australia, Hachette USA, Summersdale UK, and translated into two languages. Optioned for film.
Published in the 2014 Lonely Planet anthology, along with Cheryl Strayed, Dave Eggars, Sloan Crosley, Pico Iyer and others.
Works published in Sunday Life magazine, Emirates inflight magazine Open Skies, The Guardian Travel (UK), The Atlantic (US), Latitudes & Attitudes magazine, ACT Writers’ Centre magazine. Regular feature writer and photographer for Mornington Peninsula Garden & Lifestyle magazine.
Have been sent on assignments with Tasmania Tourism, Discover America and Intrepid Travel to photograph and blog on destinations such as Tasmania, Borneo and the United States.
Creator and writer for popular travel blog FearfulAdventurer.com, generating approximately 1,000 hits per day and profiled in Nat Geo UK, HelloGiggles.com and hundreds of other websites around the world.
“Torre DeRoche is a personable and astute speaker
who can draw on her diverse experience and talents
to inform and entertain with verve.”
– Euan Mitchell, Lecturer at Victoria University