Jo Charnock


Jo’s varied working career has taken her from being a successful restaurant manager (and owner) to starting her own yacht brokerage in Cape Town, before delivering sailing yachts for clients all over the world. After a sailing trip from Cape Town to Belgium, she and her husband returned overland from Cairo to Cape Town with folding bicycles. This amazing experience prompted Jo to write a book, ‘A Hitch-biker’s Guide Through Africa’ which is available as an ebook on Amazon. Since then she has been writing original content and editing for various clients.

Tips to Remove Graffiti From Your Property

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Are you a victim of graffiti? In this article we give tips about how to remove graffiti and the benefits of using an anti graffiti coating.

by Jo Charnock , October 12, 2020

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Here’s How Anti-Graffiti Services Work!

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Have you ever wondered how anti-graffiti coatings and services work? In this article we will explain how and why you need them!

by Jo Charnock , September 21, 2020

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10 Benefits of Pressure Washing Services in Melbourne

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Spring is a good time to pressure wash your home or business, and in this article, we give you 10 reasons why!

by Jo Charnock , September 4, 2020

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Racist coronavirus graffiti in Melbourne

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Incidents of racist coronavirus graffiti are on the rise in Melbourne. Earlier this year a young Chinese Australian family became the latest victims.

by Jo Charnock , August 5, 2020

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Banksy Coronavirus Graffiti Removed from the London Underground

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The latest Banksy coronavirus graffiti has been removed from the London underground. The TFL cited their ‘strict anti-graffiti policy’ as the reason.

by Jo Charnock , July 25, 2020

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Melbourne’s most prolific graffiti vandal, Nost, jailed.

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The most prolific graffiti vandal in Melbourne, Shane Newman aka Nost was finally caught and sentenced in 2017. Read more here.

by Jo Charnock , July 14, 2020

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The Offenses of Graffiti Taggers

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Here at Ablate, we are graffiti removal experts in Melbourne. In this section we will talk about the hidden human costs to remove graffiti, graffiti taggers and the cost of vandalism.

by Jo Charnock , June 30, 2020

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