Julie Goodwin of MasterChef Australia has spoken out about her mental health difficulties in the years following winning the show’s first season, revealing that her anxiety was so terrible that she “couldn’t step foot in her kitchen” after being hospitalized to a mental health unit.
Goodwin, who is presently a participant on the show’s Fans v Faves spinoff, spoke about her life in the 13 years since she won the first season on Thursday night’s episode. In addition to appearing on television and radio, the 50-year-old has produced six cookbooks and runs a cooking school.
Who is Julie Goodwin?
Julie Goodwin (born October 31, 1970) is an Australian celebrity chef who rose to prominence after winning MasterChef Australia’s inaugural season in 2009, defeating artist Poh Ling Yeow in the final. Julie Goodwin is also the host of Star 104.5’s breakfast show on the Central Coast (New South Wales).
Julie Goodwin, a Masterchef Australia 2009 winner, has yet to provide facts about her spouse, Michael Goodwin, or their marriage life.
Julie Goodwin is a Central Coast-based Australian cook, author, and radio and television host. She rose to prominence after winning MasterChef Australia’s first season in 2009, defeating artist Poh Ling Yeow in the final.
For four years, Goodwin presented the breakfast show on Star 104.5 on the Central Coast. Masterchef Australia’s inaugural season was won by Goodwin. She was chosen from a pool of over 7,000 applications.
In 2010, Goodwin was featured on the Today show in a weekly food section. Julie also participated on The 7pm Project in a segment where families may enter a competition to have Goodwin cook live on camera at their home.
Julie Goodwin is married to Michael Goodwin. The couple married in 1995. Goodwin, her husband Michael, and their three children live on the Central Coast of New South Wales.
Joe, Tom, and Paddy are her three grown sons, and Delilah is her granddaughter. Tony Hunt’s daughter is Goodwin, and her mother is Marleen Hunt.
As the winner of MasterChef, Goodwin was given the opportunity to write her own cookbook. The book’s title is Our Family Table, and it was launched in April 2010.
Some of the recipes originated from Goodwin’s family, while others came from friends. Lemon diva cupcakes and passionfruit ‘puddle pie’ were among the MasterChef delicacies she served.
Julie Goodwin Net worth
Julie Goodwin Net Worth: $3.7 Millions
Julie Goodwin’s Income / Salary:
Per Year: $800,000
Per Month: $66,666.67
Per Week: $15,384.62