Event Headliners


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TV Host, Charlie Albone

Conversation Zone, Meeting Zone

Landscaping host of Australia’s number one lifestyle show, Better Homes and Gardens; co-host of Selling Houses Australia; and owner of Sydney’s hottest landscaping company, Inspired Exteriors; Charlie Albone will be joining us at the 2020 Reno + Design Show!

Lucy Glade-Wright, Hunting for George

Conversation Zone

Raconteur, designer and self-proclaimed ‘boss lady,’ Lucy Glade-Wright of Hunting For George will be joining this year’s incredible line up of design professionals.

Joe Snell, formerly House Rules and currently Studio Snell

presented by James Hardie in the James Hardie Zone

Joe Snell’s experience as a Registered Architect has crossed the fields of architecture, interior design, large scale urban event installation and lighting design.  His passion is the cross-pollination of ideas through different typologies and the pursuit of each project as a work of creativity.

Kerrie-Ann Jones, The Stylist

Styling Studio

As a photographic interior stylist, co-host of the House of Style podcast and former style editor of Real Living Magazine, Kerrie-Ann Jones’ eye for style has significantly influenced how people decorate their homes.

Zephyr + Stone’s Kasia Clarke and Ania Forster

Conversation Zone, Meeting Zone

Zephyr + Stone is a Gold Coast interior design studio run by sister duo, Ania Forster and Kasia Clarke. Ania and Kasia are respected as experts in great design – to get their tick, a design must be both functional and aesthetically beautiful. The sisters are best known for their building, design and styling tips, with thousands of followers tuning in across the platforms of Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook and their online blog.


Lachlan Grant, Happy Haus

Conversation Zone

Joining Lucy Glade-Wright on stage will be Lachlan Grant from Happy Haus. Happy Haus wants to make architecture that you can own — considered homes balancing design, cost and quality.

Jen Bishop, The Interiors Addict

Conversation Zone, Meeting Zone

Jen Bishop is the founder, publisher and owner of Australia’s largest online interior design and renovation blog, Interiors Addict. With a self-proclaimed ‘serious’ love of all things decor and homewares, Jen is the person you need to chat to about any home design queries you may have.

Undercover Architect, Amelia Lee

Workshop Zone, Conversation Zone

Amelia Lee is the architect with over 25 years of experience, behind the online resource Undercover Architect. Including blogs, podcasts and online courses filled to the brim with Amelia’s priceless knowledge and expertise, it is an educational platform designed to help save you time and money on your home design, build or renovation.

Lee Talbot from MavenHOME

Workshop Zone, Meeting Zone

mavenHOME is a Visual House under the creative direction of Mother, Interior Architect/Designer and Doll Maker Lee Talbot. Talbot is a big believer in the old-school design process, in bringing design back to its roots with an emphasis upon the traditional process.

Property Before Prada’s Katherine Persoglia

Workshop Zone, Conversation Zone

Looking to buy your first home and don’t know where to start? Property finance expert and mastermind behind the ingenious mortgage broking solution, Property Before Prada, Katherine Persoglia will be at the Reno + Design Show this August! Property Before Prada is a way for Katherine to give back what she has learnt over the past 16 years, by helping other people to achieve their financial goals and guiding them through the maze of confusing financial information. 

Marianne Taylor from The House Detective

Conversation Zone

Marianne Taylor is The House Detective, an architectural historian who investigates the history of houses and uncovers their secrets. With an extensive background in heritage building conservation, she also provides advice on restoring old houses.

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More headliners to come!