Interview with Lyndsey Rodrigues

“Every day I have to make the decision to stay positive and strong, and some days are easier than others.”

Lyndsey RodriguesLyndsey Rodrigues made headlines this year when she bravely revealed her struggle with depression as a way of reassuring others with the illness that they are not alone. Here, the 28-year-old television presenter opens up to Bonnie Cleaver about her daily decision to stay positive, the work and charity projects that are keeping her busy and where she sees herself in the future.

I enjoy being constantly on the go, which is what I love about my job. I’ve been doing a variety of work, including modelling, emceeing, a stint presenting the weather on the Nine Network and being a part of 20 to 1. As an entertainment junkie, I’m in my element doing 20 to 1 because it’s a chance to talk about what I know best: rock stars and movies.

I’ve been doing ambassadorial work for breast cancer through Pink Hope. It’s run by a good friend of mine who has had breast cancer in four generations of her family. We’re hoping not just to raise funds, but awareness as well. Read more