Alice Beilby grew up in Queensland and came to the Northern Territory on holidays at 16 years of age in 1982. She came back to the NT within 12 months and has lived in Alice Springs, Katherine and Darwin. For the past 20 years she has been a resident of Katherine. For many years she has been researching and exploring her family history and cultural connections and is now writing these stories in a three separate books. Alice enjoys history and research and has a number of projects she wants to develop in the next 10 years. She sees herself as more of a storyteller than writer and uses a range of mediums to tell these stories and share with her family.