Brenda Matthews

14 September 2022

Brenda Matthews is a proud Wiradjuri woman living with her husband Mark, in Bundjalung Country, Queensland.  

Since 2012 they’ve been hosting cultural camps together, taking teenagers on Country.  

Brenda is a mother, a grandmother, a poet, a writer, a speaker and an emerging film director, making her feature film debut with THE LAST DAUGHTER, a documentary about Brenda’s life.  

As part of her journey, Brenda penned her first book, also titled ‘The Last Daughter’, which she’s currently editing with Text Publishing. Having trained with Karen Thomas, a renowned speaking coach, Brenda shares her story through public speaking, booking engagements across the education and corporate sectors.