Dylan van der Riet. Est. 1996. 1st year journalism student at Deakin University. Official music nerd. Lover of puns, pies and pugs. Likes: Disco (don’t laugh). Fears: Anything with more than four legs.
Dylan decided to seek a career in Entertainment Journalism after working within the entertainment industry as a musician for two years where he experienced Entertainment Media first-hand. He spent last summer working as a freelance writer for entertainment website Torrent This, producing feature-length game reviews, before beginning his full-time journalism studies. Dylan also has experience working on the radio airwaves, co-hosting and being interviewed various times on FM radio stations across the Geelong and Western Victoria region.
Dylan lives with his family in Jan Juc, a small suburb just out of Torquay and 5 minutes from the world famous Bells Beach. He is currently working on eating more vegetables. He plans to study at Hunter College in New York during the 2016 school year. You can reach him on Twitter at @dulan_v.