Staff Profile: Meet Meghan

We asked Mackay Aged Care Coordinator, Meghan, a few questions to get to know her.

Do you have a Nick Name?


Where were you Born?

Springs, Gauteng, South Africa. I immigrated to Australia in 2006 and I am now a proud citizen of Australia.

Did you enjoy School?

Yes, some teachers would say I talked too much…

What was your first job?

Waitress at a Steak House, we always got a free meal at the end of our shift, one of the reasons I loved my first job!

What is your role in the Aged care Team?


What area do you look after?

Mackay, Queensland.

What is your proudest accomplishment?

My Son that is 6 and Daughter that is 4, seeing them accomplish in life makes me feel accomplished as a parent.

What makes you Laugh the most?

My beautiful family and friends, oh, and good wine to go with it.

What would you sing at Karaoke night?

Tina Turner (Simply) The Best.

What is the one thing you will never do again?

Return to what hasn’t worked.

Where is your favourite holiday destination?

As a family we really enjoy discovering new places in Queensland to camp with our trailer. We don’t really have a favourite holiday destination, but the ones ‘up there’ have been our Safari in Africa, Club Med in Indonesia with our children, Bora Bora, Morea and New Zealand for our Honeymoon. Our next venture we are really looking forward to FNQ (Cairns) for 2 weeks in November with the camper trailer.

If you had a warning label what would yours say?

ALWAYS HUNGRY, eats everything…

What is your favourite meal?

If I could live off the sea I would as my favourite food is seafood. My husband and I really enjoy eating degustation menu’s and we tend to treat ourselves with good food and champagne on date nights.

What is your favourite animal?

Sun Conures and English Blue Staffordshire.

What radio station do you listen to?

Anything that has music on it and not a lot of talking…

What is important to you?

Work life balance.