Tiffany Johnson is a survivor of the 1999 Swiss Canyoning Disaster. On July 27th1999, she
The 1999 Swiss Canyoning Disaster stole the lives of 21 young people, including 14 Australians and others from New Zealand, the United Kingdom, South Africa and Switzerland. Tiffany survived.
Tiffany’s journey began in a search for self. She sought her truth unsuccessfully as she journeyed out of rural Australia to University and tropical resorts, through messy relationships and ultimately overseas to Europe. She came to see that her life was as big as a mountain, only for the world which she was creating to come crashing down in the 1999 Swiss Canyoning Disaster. Returning home to Australia, back to where her journey began, she is finally brave enough now to share her story.
These events have shaped her writing and her perspective on life. Sharing her story with audiences across the globe, Tiffany helps empower people to be their authentic self, to live their best and bravest life.
Her podcast When we are BRAVE is a collection of interviews and stories, with individuals who have overcome adversity and led inspirational, normal and amazing lives, living as their authentic self. Tiffany and her guests share tips and tools on how to live your best and bravest life.
Tiffany’s writing has been published in Circle – Diabetes Australia national magazine, Medtronic Australia blog plus her own blog Tiffany Johnson. com.au. She has worked as Artist Director for the cookbook – ‘Tastes that make a difference’ and was the illustrator for the poetry book, ‘Journeys of the Heart’ by D.S. Elliott.
Tiffany is a featured keynote speaker inspiring her audience with her story of resilience, survival and strength, captivating audiences through humour and honesty, sharing tools she has used to help her overcome trauma.
When not writing, you can find Tiffany cooking up a storm in the kitchen with her family all singing to Frank Sinatra or sitting in her garden drinking tea while pondering what inspiration the world will bring for her next creative adventure. Tiffany has settled down with her two children, her ever-so-patient husband and two dogs – who are not as patient.