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Grant Dyson
Grant Dyson is a Bay of Plenty-based freelance writer, editor and proof reader with a strong focus on the outdoors – the environment, travel, surfing and cycling (ebikes!) – but not necessarily in that order.

Local Availability: Prefer upper North Island but happy to travel NZ-wide or overseas.

Media Experience
Communications advisor, environment and business reporter, radio chief reporter, newspaper, book and magazine sub-editor.

Biographical Note
Grant worked for some years as a North Island communications advisor to Fish & Game New Zealand in a role that included producing their national fishing and hunting newsletters and editing their website. An earlier high profile role included spokesman for the British company Braemar Howells, an environmental clean-up specialist working on the Rena shipwreck project. He was chief reporter for Radio New Zealand and Newstalk ZB in Tauranga.

Published Writings
He is a nationally published author of books and articles. He co-wrote and edited New Zealand Surfers (Penguin). Other publications include a Bay of Plenty guide book The Best of Tauranga, an ‘insider’s’ guide book (Sarah Bennett Books).

Contact Details
Grant Dyson, 14 Franks Way Papamoa 3118, Papamoa Beach, New Zealand
Tel: Mob: 027-6686242