I have had extensive media training and am happy to be a spokesperson should you be seeking one.

If you are a member of the media and would like to speak to me for a piece you are working on please email mel @ (no spaces) or call + 61 404 600 889.

I am also available for interviews or to write freelance articles or columns for your publication, particularly around the topics of:

  • communication
  • relationship building
  • social media
  • working from home
  • wellness at work
  • employee engagement

I am an experienced spokesperson for print, digital, radio and tv and have been a guest on a number of podcasts. Some examples are featured below.

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In the media:

Meet the picture-perfect Aussie Instagram stars, Daily Telegraph, Saturday 6 May 2017

Mel Kettle Social Media Expert






Radio 2GO 107.7 Central Coast, talking about what teens need to consider when posting on social media as it can come back to haunt you when you’re looking for a job later in life – remember, what happens on social media STAYS THERE FOREVER! Thursday 27 April, 2017 (no link available)

A profile of the work I’m doing on my menopause blog, Just as Juicy appeared in the Griffith University Alumni newsletter, March 2017.

Marketing strategies and why you need one, Joanne Tracey – Author (blog), 8 March 2017

Interview with Australian Journal of Pharmacy, at the Australian Pharmacy Professionals Conference, 9-12 March 2017 (video)

Meet up morning tea well received Lockyer Valley Regional Council, 31 May 2016

How to take the perfect social media profile photo on 612ABC, 25 January 2016

Eat Grow Drink, making bone broth on 612ABC, 21 July 2015

How to slay soul-sucking emotional vampires, She Said, 5 June 2015

3 weekend habits of couple in healthy relationships, Aussie, 20 February 2015

Dealing with oversharing relatives on Facebook, Sydney Morning Herald, 24 December 2014

What’s for dinner with Mel Kettle – tray baked chicken with veggies – 612 ABC Brisbane, 30 July 2014

Jamie’s pop-up kitchen – 612 ABC Brisbane, 4 June 2014

Mel Kettle’s Brisbane Blackboard – 31 October 2013

The impacts of food blogging (video link and transcript) on Today Tonight, 30 May 2013

Featured food blogger, Food Bloggers Australia, 8 May 2013

Tweet sound of cash for comment – The Courier-Mail, 10 April 2012

Local business celebrating their time in business – Carindale Connect, 21 July 2011

Food as the cure all? – from retro recipes to flood relief – The Scoop on Nutrition, 17 January 2011

Should you dump your bad clients? – Smart Company, 18 February 2010

I am also featured in the e-book released May 2013, How to make money by working from home: The step-by-step guide to successful freelancing

Podcasts I have featured on

Social Media for Small Business with Suzi Dafnis and Cat Matson, 21 June 2016

Humans of Twitter #128, 23 June 2016