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Motivation, Inspiration or Celebration - quality speakers set the tone for a successful event.

At A Positive Move, we match the entertainment to your event and bring your event to life...and your guests will be talking about your function well after the curtain has closed! Our Speakers and Entertainers are the Best in the Business. With years of experience and hundreds of successful events, A Positive Move has the best quality Speakers and Entertainers, every time.

 

 

Andrew Lock

Australia's 'Highest Achiever'

A fascinating character with amazing stories to tell about a life that is anything but average, Andrew Locks’s story is one of courage, determination and triumph of the h...

Andrew Rule

Breaking the Rules

“Too small to be a mounted policeman, too big to be professional jockey, too frightened to be boxer or rodeo rider”, so says Andrew Rule when asked why he became a jour...

Andrew Wishart

He has the X-FACTOR

Andrew Wishart, against the odds and at 41 years of age, made it to the Grand Final of X-Factor Australia Season 3; to be placed eventual Runner up in the series to Reece M...

Ash Pollard

Sweet and Sassy ...

Ash Pollard is one adventurous ‘blonde bombshell’ known for her sass, love of all things dessert and those unforgettable curls!

Born in Tasmania & bred on the Gol...

Barry Hall

Big Bad Bazza

On retirement Barry had played 280 + games of AFL football, kicked in excess of 730 goals, achieved a Day & a Night Premiership, been named 4 times in the All Australian Te...

Ben Price

Who Can it Be Now

With so many impersonations in Ben Prices repertoire, you can choose who you want to have at your next function, be it Arnie, Jack or Homer!! With so much experience on th...

Beverley O'Connor

Reputation & Respect

Beverley is a Melbourne broadcaster and journalist with twenty years’ experience.

As a journalist at the ABC she specialised in economics and politics and was a pres...

Bob Ansett

Driving your Business Further

With an entertaining and informative approach, business entrepreneur, former North Melbourne chairman and best-selling author Bob Ansett draws from a wealth of business and...

Bobby Skilton

"True AFL Legend"

Bob Skilton played 238 games for South Melbourne, captained them for 10 years, captain coached for two, kicked 403 goals, picked up the best and fairest 9 times, triple Bro...

Brad Oakes

BIG on Laughs

The Melbourne Age said “He is dry, cynical and funny.” The Adelaide Advertiser says “His relaxed manner makes you feel like you’re listening to a funny friend”. W...

Brad Johnson

The Smiling Assassin

Brad Johnson grew up in Melbourne's western suburbs, never dreaming he'd one day become captain of the Western Bulldogs and the club's games record holder. Known as the 'smili...

Brian Taylor

Pulling No Punches

An experienced media personality used to the spotlight, Brian Taylor aka BT, aka Bristle, aka Barge, is a relaxed and professional presenter well loved by audiences for his...

Brooke Hanson OAM

When Silver is Gold

Olympic gold and silver medalist, swimming star Brooke Hanson OAM remains one of Australia's most recognised Olympians. Representing Australia over 25 times at major interna...

Bryan Martin

The Ride of Your Life

Australia's number 1 race caller for nearly 36 years, Bryan Martin prematurely retired in 2007 only to come back to the industry he loves, bigger and better. Now enjoying an...

Cath Jamison

Australia's Best Female Magician

From elegant close up magic and dangerous liaisons, to making your CEO materialize on stage, Cath Jamison the best female magician in Australia will make your next event an...

Chris Anstey

Three Points Every Time

Chris Anstey is a three time NBL Champion, two time Olympian, multiple MVP awarded basketball player and former Coach of The Melbourne Tigers. He has represented Austra...

Chris Franklin

The Thinking Mans Drinking Man

Chris Franklin started performing comedy in 1997 and in just six months had won the prestigious TripleJ Raw Comedy Award for Australia's best new talent. It’s fair to say ...

Chris Connolly

A Man for all Seasons

Player, Assistant Coach, Coach and currently the General Manager of Club development for the Melbourne Football Club, Chris Connolly is a much sought after corporate speake...

Chris Judd

The Game Breaker

Chris Judd is a former Australian rules footballer and captain of both the Carlton Football Club and the West Coast Eagles. His remarkable list of football accomplishments...

Christi Malthouse

Footy, Family & Friends

An excellent media performer, respected journalist, author, mother and daughter of arguably one of the most compelling figures in football, Christi Malthouse wears many hat...

Christine Basil

Brilliant Basil

Christine Basil is incredibly funny, a brilliant entertainer and accomplished writer. Her unique, no holds barred style and material that appeals to a broad audience makes ...

Craig Bellamy

In the Eye of the Storm

Premiership-winning NRL coach Craig Bellamy is widely acknowledged as rugby leagues finest coach. Playing for the Canberra Raiders before entering the coaching world in 199...

Craig Hutchison

Hear it from Hutchy

Craig Hutchison is a Melbourne-based sports broadcaster with a wealth of experience in the industry and across all ranges of media, Television, Radio, Print and Internet. ..

Damien Fleming

Catches, Hat Tricks and Theatrics

The only Australian to take a hat-tick in a test debut in 1994-95 against Pakistan, Damien Fleming went on to play 20 Test Matches for Australia, before injuries took their...

Daniel Harford

Glass Harf Full of Class

A skilful midfielder who played 153 games for the Hawthorn Football Club and a further nine games for Carlton before he hung up the boots in 2004, Daniel Harford has switch...

Danni Da Ros

"Pocket Rocket Diva"

The Voice Australia's "Pocket Rocket Diva" Danni Da Ros is one of Australia's most talented, versatile and dynamic vocalists. Her powerful soulful tone, unbelievable range, and...

Danny Frawley

From Spuds To Superstar

In a 20-plus year span as a player, coach and media personality, and CEO of the AFL coaches association, Danny Frawley is one of the most respected figures in the AFL

Darren Carr

At the tender age of eight, Darren Carr started playing with dolls and talking to himself. Luckily for him, coming from a show business background, this was not only consid...

Darren Sanders

The International Comic

Darren Sanders is an international star! The laughs of his audiences can be heard from miles away, whether he is performing standup in the heart of Sydney, or hosting a co...

Darryl Brohman

In a League of his Own

Considered to have one of the sharpest brains in football, Darryl Brohman made 114 first grade appearances with the NRL's Penrith and Canterbury - winning a premiership with...

Dave O'Neil

Classic Comedy

"I don't find it hard to be funny, I find it hard to be serious". Dave O'Neils friendly, easy-going manner has made him one of Australia's most popular and versatile comics. He ...

Dave Whalen

The Jack of All Trades

Dave has been working closely with us at A Positive Move for over 15 years. During this time Dave has really done it all-from hosting his own Sports Night series, "Dave Whal...

David Hetherington's Jazzbo's

And all that Jazz

DAVE HETHERINGTON'S JAZZBO'S are a 3-6 piece Jazz Band, consisting of clarinet, guitar and wash board and vocals.

David Parkin

Where Motivation Begins

One of the most inspiring coaches to have ever been part of Australian Rules Football, an exceptional educator and a prolific author, David Parkin is one of the best busine...

David King

From Kangaroo to Commentator

Twice named as an AFL All-Australian, multiple State of Origin representative and holder of an AFL/VFL record for playing in preliminary finals for 7 consecutive years, form...

Dermott Brereton

Premiership Power

A former star of the Hawthorn Football Club, Dermott played in eight Grand Finals for five Premierships, as well as five night Premierships over his career. Today, Dermott...

Des Dowling

Deliberately Dynamic

A true professional, Des Dowling is a relaxed and easy going performer. Well used to being in the spotlight, he has that rare ability to engage an audience and entertain th...

Don Elgin

One Foot on the Podium

They don’t come any livelier than the boy from the bush! Raised in the NSW town of Tocumwal, Don’s start in life wasn’t exactly smooth sailing. Born without the lower...

Doug Hawkins

The Best from the West

He's been a Western Bulldogs game record holder, made it into the AFL Hall of Fame, had a wing at Whitten Oval named after him, and carved out a TV career at channels 9 and ...

Doug Chappel

Down To Earth and Downright Funny

With over 15 Melbourne International Comedy Festival shows, a long list of guest appearance on Australian television, numerous appearance in Los Angeles with NBC and a stri...

Drew Morphett OAM

His Calling in Life

Drew Morphett has been calling sport on radio and TV for four decades. One of Australia's best known callers for domestic and international events including the Olympics, hi...

Duncan Armstrong

Success is a Process

Raised in the Central Queensland town of Rockhampton, Duncan Armstrong rose to national and international fame at the Seoul Olympics in 1988 when he broke the world record ...

Warwick Merry

Merry by Name and Merry By Nature…

Warwick Merry is a Master MC and an inspiring professional speaker, renowned for his high-energy presentations and seminars. Another highlight in his talent base is Warwi...

Fred Lang

Frank & Funny

Pertinent, insightful, clever and funny; he's made Kevin Rudd and John Howard laugh and entertained the troops in Afghanistan and Iraq. Story-teller, comedian, raconteur or ...

George Donikian

The Presenting Professional

George Donikian began his media career in 1974, after completing a radio course at top rating Sydney station 2SM. His First 'on-air' role was at Radio station 4AM in Far Nort...

Glenn Archer

Shinboner of the Century

Remembered as one of the greatest defenders to play the game, with his tough playing style and hard at the ball attitude, recently named the Shinboner of the Century, and i...

Graeme Bowman

Corporate Chameleon

From an Olympic Gold Medalist to a French wine expert or your new American CEO, Australian corporate comedian, Graeme Bowman, can become any 'expert' you like. Unassuming, fu...

Greg Ritchie

Hits Your Guests for Six

Former Test cricketer and decorated shield player, Greg Ritchie is virtually a one-stop shop in after dinner speaking. A motivator capable of inspiring corporate clients he...

Greg Hall

The BIG Race Jockey

Born into a third generation racing family, there was little doubt Greg Hall would become a jockey. But in an industry where you are only as good as your last ride, it is a...

Grubby and Dee Dee

Beauty and the Beast

When Peter "Grubby" Stubbs and Diane "Dee Dee" Dunleavy hit the stage together it quickly becomes apparent that their inherent playfulness and sense of fun, well balanced by k...

Ian McLaren

McLaren Magic

Master of the one-liners Ian McLaren is one of the "fast on his feet, guarantee a-laugh-a-minute" generation of comedian that knows how to "lay em in the aisles", Ian McLaren w...

Ian Cohen

Experience, Knowledge & Reputation

Ian Cohen is a sports broadcaster and media personality with 20 years experience across radio and TV, involved reporting or commentating on 4 Olympics, 3 Commonwealth Game...

Ian Rickard

His Music is Like A Comfortable Pair of Shoes

Melbourne’s Ian Rickard began playing the piano at 7 years of age, taught himself guitar at 14, began writing songs at 17, and has been playing the Melbourne live-circuit...

Elliott Goblet

The One Liner Specialist...

Elliot Goblet is one of Australia’s most original and best loved comedians. He has performed all over Australia and in 7 other countries including America, Canada(Montre...

Jacqui Cooper

High on Life

Jacqui Cooper has represented Australia in the sport of Aerial Skiing for 20 years. Her career started in 1989 at Mt Buller when she was recruited by Geoff Lipshut (CEO of ...

James Brayshaw

Cricket, Kangas and Commentary

Playing for South Australia and Western Australia, he had a career spanning almost a decade. In that time, he was a consistent batsman, with a first-class batting average o...

Jason Dunstall

Kicking Goals

One club player, Hawthorn's Jason Dunstall retired from AFL football at the end of 1998 season after playing 269 games. Since retiring he has established himself as a succes...

Jason Akermanis

Brisbane, Brownlows and Bulldogs

Author, Brownlow Medalist and triple premiership player, Jason Akermanis had a football career as colourful as any of the controversies he has involved himself with via the...

Jason Cunningham

Right on the Money

Jason Cunningham is one of Australia's leading business growth experts. He’s passionate, professional and a proven performer on stage and (TV) screen.

Over a 20 yea...

Jason McCartney

Supreme Survivor

Jason McCartney became a national hero in the wake of the Bali Bombings in 2002 and epitomises the Australian fighting spirit. His story is one of humanity overcoming adver...

Joe Zappula

Zapp up a Picture

Joe Zapp is a published, award winning traditional realist portraiture artist, known for his ability to capture not only a striking likeness but also the essence of the sub...

John Fitzgerald

As You Think, So Shall You Be

At the age of 17, with no tertiary education and $200 in his pocket, John Fitzgerald started out in the real estate business.

John Toomey

Health is on it's Way!

One of Australia's leading presenters in Health, Wellness, Lifestyle and Personal Development, John Toomey teaches with passion, humour and great warmth and will inspire yo...

John Anderson

Only Two Seats Left

Under John Anderson's leadership, Contiki became an internationally recognised brand, one of the world's leading tour operators and the largest operator to specifically cater...

John Silvester

Turns Out, Crime Does Pay

Fascinated by the good and evil of human behaviour, Walkley Award winning journalist John Silvester has arguably more stored knowledge about Australia and in particular Mel...

John Aloisi

Aloooooooooisi !

One of Australia's most celebrated and experienced proponents of the round ball game, legendary Socceroo John Aloisi is probably best remembered for securing Australia's plac...

Kerri Pottharst OAM

She'll Spike your Interest

One of Australia's most decorated indoor and beach volleyball players and the only Australian woman to have competed in the prestigious A1 Italian Indoor Volleyball League, ...

Kerry O'Keefe

Come in Spinner

Former cricketer, turned cricket commentator, Kerry O'Keefe's observational humour and distinctive laugh has turned him into a cult figure, so much so that according to Kerry...

Kevin Sheedy AM

The World According to Sheeds

Quirky, outspoken and at times infuriating, super coach Kevin Sheedy occupies a unique position in not just Australian rules, but Australian sport in general. Master strate...

Kevin Bartlett

Football royalty that shoots from the hip

Twice named as an AFL All-Australian, multiple State of Origin representative and holder of an AFL/VFL record for playing in preliminary finals for 7 consecutive years, form...

Lauren Burns OAM

The Golden Girl

Lauren Burns created sporting history by winning the first ever Olympic medal for Taekwondo when the sport made its debut at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. Lauren was one o...

Lawrence Mooney

Have a Laugh with Lawrence

An experienced television and radio host and presenter, serious actor on stage and screen, writer and an intelligent, fast thinking comedian, Lawrence Mooney is one of this...

Lehmo

Cameos and Comedy……

Lehmo is one of Australia's most experienced and most loved standup comics having worked all over the globe for the last 20 years including stints in Europe, the US, Asia an...

Lisa Curry AO

Freestyle, Fitness & Fun!

Lisa Curry is undoubtedly one of Australia’s most popular personalities, with a unique and powerful message about personal success, overcoming obstacles, discipline, dete...

Mark Worthington

At the Height of His Game

NBL Rookie of the Year in 2006, Mark Worthington has played basketball at the highest level in Australia and Europe, and has represented his country in the world championsh...

Mark Harvey

A Champion Bomber

A 206 game veteran who played all his games for the Essendon Football Club, Mark Harvey finished his playing career and turned his considerable football talents to coaching...

Mark Dobson

Coaching to hit the Mark

Mark Dobson is a performance coach, advising a host of athletes at a national and international level, however the programs and initiatives he runs are far broader than jus...

Mark Maclure

A True Blue

Player, Coach and Commentator, Mark Maclure booted 327 goals in 243 games for the Blues, three of which were winning premierships. A commanding, sometimes fearsome physica...

Mark Williams

Recipe for Success...

Mark Williams is the Head Development Coach at the Richmond Football Club in the AFL.

A former Australian rules footballer, Williams represented Port Adelaide in the ...

Martin Ralph

A Comic with a Positive Spin

With a well-earned reputation as Australia's friendliest comedian, Martin Ralph, a twenty-year veteran of the International stand-up comedy circuit continues to enthral and ...

Marty Fields

Outstanding in his Field

The difference between a good evening and a great evening can often be the X factor and no we don't mean that talent show on television during the non ratings period..we mea...

Marty Fields

Oustanding in his Field

A RAPID-FIRE POWER STATION OF MATERIAL

Marty Fields is a rapid-fire power station of material and one of the genuine big guns on the Australian comedy circuit. He began...

Matt Welsh OAM

The Backstroke Boss

Matt Welsh has carved out a swimming career that has catapulted him into Australian swimming folklore as one of our greatest ever swimmers achieving Olympic, World Champion...

Matthew Richardson

Tiger Tales

After 282 Games and 800 Goals with the Richmond Football Club, Richo retired from the game in 2009. On the field he was known for his passion, work ethic, stamina, courage ...

Max Walker

He Will Bowl you Over

A thoughtful and engaging speaker with the ability to access people of all levels, a wonderful host and speaker that people really warm to and a down to earth and humorous ...

Michael Roberts

A Model Presenter

A former AFL player who pulled on the boots for St. Kilda, Richmond and Fitzroy during his 10 year career, Michael Roberts has moved from being an elite footballer to a res...

Michael Milton

An Uphill Battle for Downhill Dominance

Losing a leg at the age of nine due to bone cancer certainly hasn’t slowed Michael Milton down. He has climbed Mt Kilimanjaro, walked the Kokoda track and holds the recor...

Mike Whitney

Who Dares Wins

An accomplished mimic, exceptional anecdotist and born entertainer, former Australian cricketer and current media star, Mike Whitney is one of Australia's most sought after ...

Mick McGuane

Sport is in his Veins

A wonderful after dinner speaker with a quick wit, talking sport is in Mick McGuane's veins. Whether it's the AFL, cricket, tennis, soccer, boxing...or all three racing codes...

Mick Meredith

Magic & Mirth from Mick ..

Mick Meredith has been one of Australia’s most in-demand comedians for the past 20 years and one of the country’s leading musical comedy acts with appearances all over ...

Mike Brady

Up There Cazaly

Mike Brady is an entertainer, songwriter, speaker, producer, singer and music writer. Emigrating in the late fifties to Australia, Mike's first professional band gig was wit...

Nathanial Bibby

TechSpert Advice ....

Nathanial Bibby is a leading Digital Marketing Strategist, Professional Speaker, and Australia’s most sought after authority on using social media for business and lead g...

Nicole Livingstone

From the Pool to the Podium

A great ambassador for Australian sport, Nicole Livingstone is one Australia's all time swimming greats. Just fourteen when her 12-year international career kicked off, she ...

PaTrick

The Luck of the Irish

PaTRICK McCullagh is a consummate corporate entertainer who delivers brilliant comedy with a magical twist in his 'cheeky' Irish style!!

Paul Martell

Marvellous Martell

Paul Martell is one of Australia’s leading and most successful corporate comedy entertainers and emcee’s….

“Paul who?” I hear some of you say!

Well you may no...

Paul Wade

You're on a Winner with Wadey

Retired soccer legend Paul Wade is probably best known for his long-term role as captain of the Socceroos national football team. In an international career spanning 10 yea...

Paul Hudson

Success Follows Huddo

Paul Hudson played football for the Hawthorn, Western Bulldogs and Richmond, snagging a premiership in his second season with the Hawks. In 1990 Hudson followed in his fat...

Paul Harvey

Quick Draw

Paul Harvey is one of the leading illustrator / caricaturists / cartoonists in Australia. He has published his work in most newspapers and is a contributor to a diverse range...

Peter Rowsthorn

A Rose Amongst the Thorn

A high energy, fast paced stand up comedian one minute, a measured character actor the next, and a masterful MC the following...if nothing else Pete Rowsthorn has plenty of...

Peter FitzSimons

From Scrums to Scripts

Author of over 20 books, journalist with the Sydney Morning Herald and Sun-Herald, overseas correspondent, successful radio and television presenter, former national repres...
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