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About Kate

Journalist, media personality, radio talent and columnist for The Sun-Herald.

A daughter of Australia’s racing royalty; Kate Waterhouse has grown up in the media spotlight. She is the daughter of leading thoroughbred trainer Gai Waterhouse and grand-daughter of racing legend Tommy “TJ” Smith. Away from the racetrack, Kate is making every post a winner. With a Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communication, Kate’s achievements in journalism include being the Fashion Editor for The Sun-Herald from 2009 to 2013 where she reported on the latest fashion news and current trends.

Currently a freelance fashion writer Kate also has her own weekly Date with Kate column, featured in The Sun-Herald. Here she interviews the most sought out local and international personalities of the moment, with a list that includes Julia Gillard, Ian Thorpe, Kim Kardashian, Michael Clarke, Miranda Kerr, Elle Macpherson and Dita Von Teese.

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Melbourne Cup Carnival is finally here! So excited to be an ambassador for Lexus Australia #lexuslife #MelbourneCupCarnival See MoreSee Less

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Thomas James NoonanGod I’m missing the spring carnival. And it’s so hard to find a place to watch it here in Vancouver :(21 hours ago
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 And we are racing!  wearing @netaporter @lanvinofficial @dolcegabbana. @lexusaustralia #lexuslife #springcarnival #melbournecupcarnival  Discussing headwear trends with @neridawinter  Want some race day outfit inspiration (especially for Melbourne Cup next week)? Don't miss tonight's episode of @fashionbloggerstv, 8.30pm on the Style Network. #fashionbloggerstv #neridawinter #springracing  Thanks for a great night @elleaus!  wearing @alexperry007. Pic @popsugarau. @fashionbloggerstv #elleausstyleawards
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 Melbourne Cup Carnival is finally here!  so excited to be an ambassador for @lexusaustralia #lexus #lexuslife #springcarnival #melbournecupcarnival  Balmoral Beach, my favourite place in the world. See 'My City' feature on for my top places to see in Syd & Melb. @matchesfashion  Fun on set of @fashionbloggerstv with @zanitazanita @harperandharley @margaret__zhang @oraclefoxblog ❤️ Tune in for ep2 at 8:30pm! #stylenetwork #fashionbloggerstv

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