Benita has worked as an actress in theatre, radio, television, film and the voice over industry for the last 40 years, and performed with most of Australia’s Symphony Orchestras. She was also a presenter on Play School from 1969 to 1999.
Benita is a Trainer in Presentation and Communication Skills for television and the corporate world.
She is a keen Theatresports player and has played at the Belvoir and Enmore Theatres as well as “Scared Scriptless” at comedy pubs around Sydney.
Benita is past President of the National Speakers Association of Australia, NSW Chapter; past Chair of the Actors Benevolent Fund of NSW Inc.; the Patron of Kayaking for Kemo Kids; the Patron of the Australian Paramedic Support Foundation, and a supporter of Youth Insearch.