Jess Davis

I’m a climate reporter for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, with more than 7 years experience in radio, TV and online. 

I predominantly work as a video journalist shooting both vision and stills on the Lumix GH5 and occasionally iPhone, including for live crosses. I edit using Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe Lightroom.

I speak Arabic, German and Swedish, with an honours degree in political science and Arabic. I’m also an avid outdoors person, rock climbing, trail running and gravel riding. 


Frustrated volunteer firefighters walking away

ABC News Special/November 2021

Nearly two years on from the devastating Black Summer bushfires, some volunteers say they feel undervalued and are walking away. Adding to the steady decline of volunteer numbers over the last decade. However not all have stopped protecting their communities, with some choosing to take matters into their own hands.

A 5-minute Sunday Special for ABC National News and longer Youtube version, as well as a digital story.

Sunday Special