Gina Rushton is a reporter at BuzzFeed News where she covers issues that affect Australian women. Over the past three years she has comprehensively covered reproductive rights and healthcare, publishing more than 200 features about abortion and contraception.
Gina won the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Media Excellence Award in 2018 and was a finalist for the Australian Human Rights Commission’s media award in 2018 for her coverage of abortion access issues.
She is an inaugural Our Watch fellow. Gina has previously worked as a journalist for The Australian newspaper and has been published in The Saturday Paper, The Lifted Brow and Meanjin. Allen and Unwin and Brow Books have published her essays in anthologies.