Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Author, Speaker, ABC Television & Radio Presenter, Senior Court Reporter

About Jamelle


  As a seasoned court reporter,  Jamelle has filed thousands of stories on murderers, sex offenders, thieves, bad drivers, family feuds and business deals gone wrong. In more than 10 years, Jamelle has witnessed many of Australia's most notorious and high-profile court cases.

  She shares her experiences in the The Court Reporter - a tough and fearless journalist's memoir that looks at the cases that have shocked, moved and never left us. 

  The Court Reporter is published by ABC Books.

  Her management book Just Rewards is published by Allen & Unwin.

Speaker / Facilitator / Lecturer

 Jamelle has been a guest Speaker  & Facilitator at Events and Conferences, including the Australian Public Sector Anti Corruption Conference.

  She has been a guest Lecturer and Trainer at the University of Technology Sydney, the BBC, the ABC.

Presenter - Television / Radio

 Jamelle Wells is an ABC television presenter, radio presenter and the Senior Court Reporter for New South Wales. She works across television, radio and online. Jamelle has covered some of Australia's highest profile cases. 

  Before Jamelle joined the ABC she was a presenter for commercial stations including 2GB and 2CH, a magazine editor and a theatre reviewer and columnist.

Jamelle is speaking about 'The Court Reporter' across NSW

Meet the Author

Jamelle is speaking about 'The Court Reporter' at libraries, bookshops, festivals and events across New South Wales. She is on the Sydney Writers Festival program in May 2018.    

Sydney Writers Festival

Jamelle's memoir, The Court Reporter, spans a decade of covering some of Australia's most notorious and high profile cases. Speaking at 2 events during the Festival in May 2018.

Interview on Studio 10

TV Interview on Studio 10 with Author Jamelle Wells talking about her True Crime Memoir

Jamelle Wells, recently spoke to the panel on Studio 10 about covering high profile court cases and her new book, The Court Reporter. Interview Studio 10

Abbey's Bookshop turns 50

Jamelle recently dropped into the Sydney CBD to sign some copies of The Court Reporter to celebrate Abbey’s Bookshop 50th birthday!

In conversation with Richard Glover

Author Jamelle Wells in conversation with the ABC's Richard Glover at Gleebooks in Sydney

Engaged Audiences

Audience at Gleebooks in Sydney for the launch of The Court Reporter.

Get in touch


Jamelle Wells

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia