Brinkley Davies has a long and well earned repertoire of skills and qualifications that have seen her work be diverse in a variety of fields. In front of the camera, behind the camera, underwater, on a wave, she is a confident, intelligent individual, who speaks volumes as an inspiration to the younger generation. 

In 2017 and 2018, Brinkley was an voted as an official nominee for Australian of the Year award, among 12 other young Australians.

In 2017 and 2018, Brinkley was an voted as an official nominee for Australian of the Year award, among 12 other young Australians.


QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

CEO / Founder of Balu Blue Foundation Inc.

BSc Marine Biology - Flinders University

Elite Level Surfer 

Content Creator - Photo/ Video

GOPRO Family Member

PADI Dive Master 

Wildlife Rescue Permit Holder

Experienced Freediver

6  years experience Commercial and Photographic Modelling 

Acting / Modelling 2 years study

Research Volunteer with Ecocean WhaleShark Research

Whale Shark Spotter / Guide  

Coxswains Grade 1 Commercial 

Elements of Shipboard Safety/ Marine Radio Certificate

Senior First Aid – CPR + Resuscitation

Australian Recreational Boat License

Surfing Instructor

Brinkley Davies, on the bow of the Ecocean Research Vessel in 2016, alongside head researcher Brad Norman, with a friendly Orca coming in to say hello

Brinkley Davies, on the bow of the Ecocean Research Vessel in 2016, alongside head researcher Brad Norman, with a friendly Orca coming in to say hello