Health & Wellbeing Speakers

Corporations may come and go, but we have only one body.

Successful businesses know the best way to deal with stress is by viewing employees as people whose mental as well as physical health are an essential element of peak performance at work.

While our nutrition presenters give your team the latest research on how to design a transformational diet, our physicians take you into the entire world of analysis and illness along with the dilemmas facing the modern medical world.

“Question the source.” It’s a classic saying that’s become among the foundational principles of good journalism. Our team of lifestyle and well-being presenters will bring your team the latest trends in the nutrition and medical world, giving you actionable advice that transforms your team and help you through the science as well as the scams.

Begin your journey to health and wellbeing by creating a shortlist of presenters below. Or to find out more about how our Australian Speakers Bureau can help you, call 1300 884 485 today.

michelle-bridges Image

   author

In today's weight-conscious society where childhood obesity, meal replacements and lap band surgery dominate the social conversation, the uncluttered message delivered by Michelle Bridges comes as a welcome relief. Areas of speciality include Health & Wellbeing Speakers. Best known as the straight talking trainer of Channel Ten’s ratings heavyweight ‘The Biggest Loser’, Michelle joins the team for their 8th season (aired 2013) and has just finished filming TBL9. Michelle mixes her tough love message with a heartwarming compassion and understanding that has won the hearts and minds of Australian’s of all ages, weights and genders.
  • The Biggest Loser
  • ONEActive
  • Big W
  • 12 Week Body Transformation
  • RSPCA
  • The Heart Foundation
  • National Breast Cancer Foundation
  • The Black Dog Institute
  • The Australian Institute of Fitness

dr-andrew-rochford Image
Andrew Rochford is one of Australia's most popular media personalities and medical health experts, best known for his winning appearance on Channel Nine's 'The Block' and his current position with Channel Seven News as National Health Editor. Areas of speciality include Health & Wellbeing Speakers. A graduate of The University of Sydney Medical School, Andrew completed an undergraduate degree in Medical Science, followed by a Bachelor of Medicine/Surgery (Honours). He then worked as a surgical trainee at Brisbane’s Princess Alexandra Hospital, followed by the position of Emergency Registrar at Sydney’s Royal North Shore Hospital.
  • The Project (TV Program)
  • What's Good For You (TV Series)
  • The Block (TV Program)
  • Nine Network
  • Breakfast (TV Program)
  • Murdoch Children’s Research Institute
  • DrinkWise

dr-sally-cockburn Image

award winner    author

Dr Sally Cockburn, known in the media also as Dr Feelgood, is Australia's leading health communicator. A lifelong Melbourne girl, she graduated from Monash University Medical School in 1982. Sally spent 6 years working in public hospitals and now specialises in General Practice, working part time in suburban Melbourne. Areas of speciality include Health & Wellbeing Speakers. Along with over 30 years clinical experience Sally has also worked extensively in media for over 2 decades. She is a nationally known personality in television, radio and print. As a doctor she has extensive clinical and teaching experience.
  • Victorian Honour Roll of Women 2010
  • 3AW (Radio)
  • Austereo
  • Network Seven
  • Dr Feelgood (TV Program)
  • Life Essentials (Radio Program)
  • Talking Health (Radio Program)
  • Lort Smith Animal Hospital

adam-macdougall Image

   author

Adam MacDougall scaled the dizzy heights of rugby league, but what's not commonly recognised is his long list of business achievements. Areas of speciality include Health & Wellbeing Speakers. A two-time Newcastle Knights premiership winner whose talents were consistently recognised by NSW and Australian representative selectors, Adam holds a Master of Business Administration, Bachelor of Economics degree majoring in finance, Masters of Business Coaching and is a certified Process Communication Model (PCM) trainer. PCM has been used extensively by large organisations such as NASA.
  • Newcastle Knights
  • Save Our Sons

penny-adams Image

   author

Dr Penny Adams is a trusted and well respected media personality in the health and medical fields. She has a reputation not only with her patients but also media audiences for her caring nature and a lively sense of humour. With a passion for health promotion, Penny is a frequent guest speaker for charities and conferences and has made regular television appearances. Areas of speciality include Health & Wellbeing Speakers. Dr Penny Adams is a practicing GP in Sydney Australia. She combines her 23 years of experience in general practice with a passion for health promotion via her popularity as a media personality.
  • Mornings With Kerri-Anne (TV Program)
  • Woman's Day Magazine
  • Sydney Morning Herald (Newspaper)
  • Cosmopolitan (Magazine)

dr-ross-walker Image
Dr Ross Walker is an eminent practicing cardiologist with a passion for people and health. Considered one of the worlds best keynote speakers and life coaches, he is the author of six books. Dr Walker is also a regular presenter on the Nine Network's TODAY Show and radio stations 2UE, 6PR, 4BC and 3AW. Areas of speciality include Health & Wellbeing Speakers. Have you noticed that most people in our society are constantly tired, gaining weight (despite the health industry’s increasingly strident recommendation for low fat diets) and are stressed beyond belief, questions the travelling lecturer and author. Our everyday, modern environment of synthetic and convenience food, technology that reduces physical effort and exercise – from the car you drive to work to the remote control for the television – not to mention the stresses and strains of the corporate and business world are all to blame.

jacqueline-alwill Image
This healthy young mum is a qualified nutritionist and owner of one of the most in-demand Sydney wholefoods catering and nutritional practices, The Brown Paper Bag. Areas of speciality include Health & Wellbeing Speakers. Jacqueline Alwill believes that living optimally is about finding the balance on a physical, emotional, mental and spiritual level, loving your body and feeling well nourished.
  • Breville
  • Bioglan Superfoods Program
  • Tetley Green Tea
  • The Brown Paper Bag
  • 80 Seconds Of Mindfullness

fiona-falkiner Image
While some models shy away from the plus size tag, Australian model Fiona Falkiner has embraced it. First gracing our TV screens in 2005 as a contestant on Channel Ten's reality weight-loss show The Biggest Loser. A clear crowd favourite, Fiona went from a size 20 down to a size 12 after losing 30 kilograms, coming in fourth place. Areas of speciality include Health & Wellbeing Speakers. Post show, Fiona continued on her journey of body acceptance and spent some time travelling and studying makeup artistry before quick-stepping her way onto the fifth series of Channel Seven’s popular series Dancing With The Stars.

  • The Biggest Loser Australia (TV Program)
  • Target Australia

kylie-jaye Image

   has video    author event host and MC

When Kylie Jaye or KJ as she loves to be known, sets her mind to something, it’s best to get involved or get out of the way. Starting her career as a TV host for Channel 10 in Australia, Kylie has built an impressive media career as a pre-eminent health, lifestyle, food and travel expert, delivering corporate speaking, presenting and broadcast production internationally. Areas of speciality include Health & Wellbeing Speakers. Warm, tall, sassy and smart, Kylie has presented and produced more than 35 television series across four continents in the areas of lifestyle, health and wellness, business, travel and food. This has included breaking into the notoriously difficult US market, where she worked for Discovery Channel, TV Guide Network and E! Entertainment as both presenter and producer, among other major networks.
  • Network Ten
  • Discovery Channel
  • TV Guide Network
  • E! Entertainment (TV Program)
  • Fox TV

catherine-saxelby Image

award winner    author

As an accredited nutritionist and lifestyle speaker, Catherine Saxelby is an expert on healthy lifestyle and wellbeing. She is recognized at a national level for her expertise in health, wellness, nutrition and energy! Areas of speciality include Health & Wellbeing Speakers. She is a lively and motivating speaker on healthy eating – one who understands the demands of today’s busy world, constant change and lack of time. She specializes in action-packed, energy-charged sessions designed to add more zest, zing and zip to your life!
  • Winner 2014 Bruce Chandler Book Prize (Companion A to Z of Food andNutrition)
  • Winner 2001 Food Media Club Best Nutrition Writing
  • Winner 2003 Food Media Club Best Nutrition Writing
  • Winner 2004 Food Media Club Best Nutrition Writing
  • Winner 2000 Dietitians Association of Australia - Innovation in Communication
  • Australian Society of Authors
  • Nutrition Society of Australia (Life Member)
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly American Dietetic Association)