Liz spent her teenage years as a competitive surfer, sponsored by Billabong. She traveled on the Australian Junior Series and World Qualifying series for five years, before making history as the first female surf judge on the ASP world Tour.
After a year traveling to destinations such as Tahiti, Fiji, Hawaii and the UK, she studied Journalism at Griffith University on the Gold Coast.
After completing her degree, she presented a Beach and Surf Report for Seven News for eight years.
These days she can still be seen regularly surfing breaks around the Gold and Sunshine Coasts and on Channel 7’s Creek to Coast.