I am an Australian musician and town planner.
My website is a creative space where I can share my passions with the world, and display my love of all artistic things that inspire me.
Solo singer/songwriter and bassist
I love to entertain through creating music, learning instruments, making art, and sharing my thoughts on town planning, art and travel.
Choranai is a musician and town planner. She loves creating music, making art, learning how to play new instruments and sharing her thoughts on town planning, art and travel.
Choranai has been playing guitar since 1992. In 1996 she discovered bass guitar. She has been a solo singer/songwriter since 1997.CHORANAI ON SOUNDCLOUD
Choranai is passionate about art and design. She has been known to spend late nights embarking on various artistic pursuits.VIEW ART PROJECTS
Choranai is a widely-travelled and enthusiastic photographer who captures whatever has inspired her both at home and abroad.VIEW PHOTOGRAPHY
Choranai has been a town planner since 2003, with professional experience working in both the private and public sectors.VIEW WORK PROJECTS
Choranai has been a bassist for a number of local bands since 1997, and has gigged around Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast.VIEW UPCOMING EVENTS
Choranai is married to Patrick. In 2016 they welcome twin boys to their family. They have a grey dog, Pepper the Weimaraner.READ MORE FROM THE BLOG
Back in the day my little sister and I both made up a bus company and wrote a jingle for it. We recorded it and kept it for many years to laugh at. This is the add I made to accompany our jingle and bus company. I created the animation in a few hours based on a free online animation maker – Powtoon. I just needed to make something really quick to accompany the jingle. It fades the end of the jingle because I couldn’t figure out how to get the whole tune in there, but most of it’s there and you get the drift! It’s the best jingle we ever wrote. We came up with a few other hairy ones but none were good enough to keep.......
I captured a plastic bag in the wind on one of my walks with the boys through the burbs. I’m not a big watcher of movies. I wanted to see The Martian at the drive-in but we never got around to it as I was pregnant and uncomfortable… and by the time it was available to rent I have never gotten around to watching it. Paddy’s seen it… he watched it thinking I didn’t want to watch it, but I did… but now that he’s seen it I don’t think I’ll end up watching it because I don’t like watching movies by myself. I don’t really have the time to watch movies during the day because I get so interrupted taking care of the boys. Anyway,......
As an adolescent teenager I kept a diary, which is pretty typical of a lot of teenage girls. I kept these diaries and they have been sitting in my bookcase for every single house move I’ve endured in my adult years. I’m not sure why I keep them so open and accessible… but this year I’ve actually started to re-read them. What would my current self say to my teenage self all those years ago? March 1997 Your mind is full of love. Learn to prioritise and focus on what will make you stronger as a person. Focusing on yourself will work wonders on transitioning the negative energy into something better....