Rachael Brown is a Melbourne-based journalist for the ABC. In 2008, she won the Walkley award for Best Radio Current Affairs Report. She is the host and creator of the ABC’s true crime podcast Trace. Trace won the 2017 Walkley Award for Innovation, as well as two 2017 Quill Awards for Innovation and for Best Podcast. In 2018, Trace became the first podcast-turned-book in Australian publishing history.