After a long career as a pre-eminent teacher of bahasa Indonesia in WA schools, Vicki now divides her time between WA and its sister-province East Java. In Surabaya she volunteers as a consultant with the DINAS Pendidkan Propinsi (Provincial Education Department). She visits and works in schools and negotiated the Surabaya end of the live-streaming of the 2018 Michael J in Oz schools concert from Lakelands, WA.