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My Australia: Karen Jacobsen on her Queensland jaunt

By Explore
April 1 2021 - 9:08am

Ever wondered who’s behind the original Australian voice of Siri? It’s singer-songwriter and voice-over artist Karen Jacobsen. Last year, she returned home from the US, resettling in Queensland. Here, she tells Explore the places she cherishes most.

“Being born in Mackay, I had visited the Whitsundays many times in my childhood. But after 20 years in New York, returning here was beyond unexpected. My favourite place in the Whitsundays is a tie between Hayman Island and Whitehaven.

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