Jewel Topsfield


Country: Australia

Jewel Topsfield was the Indonesia correspondent for the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age from 2015 to 2018. She has won multiple awards, including a Walkley for international journalism and the Lowy Institute Media Award, which recognizes journalists who have deepened and enriched the discussion of global issues in Australia.

Jewel Topsfield adalah koresponden Indonesia untuk Sydney Morning Herald dan The Age dari tahun 2015 hingga 2018. Ia telah memenangkan berbagai penghargaan, termasuk Walkley untuk jurnalisme internasional dan Lowy Institute Media Award, yang diperuntukkan bagi para jurnalis yang telah mendalami dan memperkaya diskusi seputar isu-siu global di Australia.

Appearing in

Main Program: What Indonesia Taught Me

Making one’s way in a new country can be a rollercoaster ride from despair to delight – daily. Does the reality ever match our imaginings? These writers found a new …


Main Program: The Foreign Correspondents’ Club

Whether reporting from exotic locales or the world’s trouble spots, telling stories of tragedy or triumph, the work of a foreign correspondent is never dull. We’ve managed to pin down …


Main Program: Dealing with Disaster

When countries sit astride complex tectonics, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes and tsunamis become part of environment and consciousness. With ongoing rumbling in the Ring of Fire, and the recent deadly quake …


Special Event: Long Table Dinner: Edible Indonesia

Indonesia inspires many of UWRF’s writers, and its cuisine is celebrated by the chefs at Lumbung Restaurant at Desa Visesa. We’re bringing them together for a long table dinner where …