The Best Motivational Speakers in Queensland

Queensland is one of the most popular destinations in Australia to hold a conference, it also has one of the best lists of motivational speakers in Australia. From inspirational Olympic Speakers to Industry Leaders and a wide range of speakers and talent to suit any spot on your conference line up. On this page you will find the best list of motivational speakers that Brisbane and Queensland have to offer.

Steve Baxter

Entrepreneur, investor, and ‘Shark’ on Shark Tank Australia

Sally Pearson

The first Australian ever to be named IAAF Best Female Athlete in ...

Tiffiny Hall

Australia’s most famous ninja.

Elaine Jobson

CEO of Jetts Australia

Dr Michael Nagel on Mindfulness

Mindfulness, the Brain and Enhancing the Workplace!

Jasmine 'Jazz' Young

First Australian female to be deployed on fast jet operations

Amanda Stevens

Energetic speaker specialising in sales, customer service and communication

Libby Trickett

Olympic Champion and Golden Girl of Australian Swimming

Jonty Bush

Jonty is 2009’s Young Australian of the Year and a Telstra Businesswoman ...

Dr Helena Popovic

Doctor – Carer – Author – Speaker – Media Commentator

Lynne Schinella

A strategic communications expert delivering results

Darren Hill

Offering culture change programs and advice that is shifting business

Don Meij

The man behind Australia's biggest pizza brand and Pizza Mogul

Tim Horan

An avid public speaker, leader and sporting superstar

Orange Sky Laundry (Nicholas Marchesi and Lucas Patchett)

2016 Young Australians of the Year - dedicating their lives to helping others  ...

Juliette Wright

On a mission to alleviate poverty across Australia

Susie O'Neill

With eight Olympic medals, Susie is one of Australia’s all time greats ...

Rob Redenbach

Learn new strategies in leadership, communication and conflict resolution 

Li Cunxin

Best selling Author of Mao's Last Dancer. An inspirational Story which was made ...

Karni Liddell

As a Paralympian, businesswoman, commentator, writer, counsellor, fundraiser and disability champion, Karni ...

Dominique Lamb

CEO of the National Retail Association and Director of NRA Legal

Dan Keighran

Daniel Keighran VC is one of only ten living Victoria Cross recipients ...

Brad Manuel

Intriguing audiences with his skills as a magician and comedian 

Dr Glen Richards

Glen is the founding Managing Director of Greencross and was a co-founder ...

Rosemary Vilgan

“2013 Telstra Australian Business Woman of the Year”

Darryl Blake

Develop the people side of your business

Carren Smith

A powerhouse of positivity and success, Carren inspires transformation and a new ...

Monte Huebsche

CEO of AussieWeb Local Search and AussieWeb Conversion

Tony Farugia

Tony’s sales management career spans 30+ years. Born in Southampton UK having completed ...

Sonia McDonald

Building a World of Courageous & Kind Leaders

Dan Turton

To change our behaviour, we must change our belief

Rachael Bermingham

One of Australia's highest selling female authors

Dr Tim Baker

Transforming organisational capability through change programs and leadership capability development

Francesca Webster

Founder/CEO of Brazilian Beauty teaching audiences about passion and drive

Alan Patching

Learn the principles you need to adopt to achieve

Jo Westh

CEO of Orange Sky Laundry

Peter Keith

Motivational Speaker, Executive Coach, Organisational Training & Development Professional

Andrew Winter

An excellent host, MC or real estate speaker.

Matthew Hayden

Matthew Hayden is an impeccable cricketer whose skills as a player saw ...

Ben Tune

One of Australia's most recognised and entertaining Rugby players 

Sofie Formica

A professional, entertaining and engaging speaker

Chris Parsons

An entertaining, professional and charismatic MC.

Richard Champion

Uses his experience as a media personality and athlete

Kieren Perkins

Olympic Swimming Champion, World Record holder and business professional

Peter Davidson

A qualified Flight Paramedic and Mobile Intensive Care Ambulance member, Peter Davidson ...

Duncan Free

Duncan Free is one of Australia’s most well-known male rowers, participating in ...

Clare Sultmann

An extraordinary and inspiring story of courage and endurance.

Jocelyne Chirnside

Passionate about reducing conflict and increasing resilience

Laura Geitz

Leading by example ...

Jordan Duffy

Providing strategic consulting and custom software to businesses globally

Jillian Whiting

A well-known and highly respected journalist 

Perry Cross

After surviving a devastating accident whilst playing rugby union, Perry Cross founded ...

Karen Phillips

Professional speaker and innovation facilitator

Dr Ragnar Purje

Enhance the way you change behaviour, learn the Responsibility Theory  

Karl Schwantes

Learn how to retain clients by creating an experience

Karen Schmidt

Maximise team engagement and confidence to increase productivity 

Steve Haddan

Hilarious and knowledgable, he delivers a corporate experience of enormous enjoyment

Raelene Boyle

A legendary name synonymous with Australian sport and campaigner for breast cancer ...

Nigel

The memory guy that can remember hundreds of guests names

Michael Groom

The Inspirational Mountain Climber

Laurie Lawrence

Feel the passion, the commitment, the desire and the success

Graeme Wood

Technology.  Changing the way business is done.

Frances Whiting

Connects with her audience to provide an uplifting look at life - ...

Duncan Armstrong

Olympic Hero and Inspirational Speaker

Domique Rizzo

Pure food cooking - a chef with a soul

Dawn Fraser

Crowned Australia's greatest female athlete in 2013

Cyndi O'Meara

A lively and inspiring health expert and lifestyle coach.

Clint Robinson OAM

One of the greatest ever Kayaking Champions

Allan Pease

Known worldwide as “Mr Body Language”

Jamie Charman

Jamie Charman joined the Brisbane Lions back in the 2000 AFL National ...

Alastair Lynch

Former captain and key member of the history-making Brisbane Lions team that ...

Lee Carseldine

Lee Carseldine’s life has been non-stop since retiring from professional cricket. Bucking ...

David Tubb

Head of Operations at Orange Sky Laundry

Brett Godfrey

Brett Godfrey is known for conceptualising and writing the business plan for ...

Zachary Fook

A social entrepreneur and co-founder of The Tippy Toe Co

Bob Ansett

Australian-born but schooled in the United States, he returned to Australia in ...

Justin Karcher

Justin Karcher definitely has the experience to keep his audiences entertained at ...

Melissa Meagher

Melissa Meagher brings with her a warmth and passion on her topic, ...

Ben Davis

Ben Davis is an award-winning sports reporter, commentator and presenter who has ...

Michael Kasprowicz

Michael Kasprowicz is a former Australian Test cricketer and a Director on ...

McQuilty Quirke

McQuilty Quirke has inspired many people with his courage, determination and positive ...

David Nash

A versatile and exuberant MC/host

Kat Davidson

Comedian, host, corporate trainer, TV and radio presenter and improviser.

Anthony Laye - NEW Online Presentation

Connected Communication: How To Create Rapport And Build Trust In A Digital ...

Andrew Matthews

Andrew shares happiness tips that anyone can use

Wally Lewis

The name Wally Lewis is synonomous with State of Origin and Queensland ...

Matt Sinclair

A MasterChef fan favourite 

Dr Gina Cleo

Dietician and expert in habit change and wellbeing 

Those Two Girls

Best friend radio hosts, presenters and producers 

Paul Hockey

One man. One arm. His story.

Evonne Goolagong Cawley

Australian Tennis Legend

Yossi Ghinsberg

A master storyteller with an epic story to share

Brent Tate

A legend of Rugby League who inspires his audiences to overcome any ...

Giaan Rooney

Olympian, presenter, passionate ambassador as well as MC and speaker

Leisel Jones

One of the world's greatest swimmers, television personality and corporate speaker ...

Adriano Zumbo

'The Sweet Assassin' is one of Australia’s most celebrated pâtissiers ...

Ben Ikin

A former professional rugby league footballer and sporting media personality 

Julian Mather

Combines storytelling, compelling visuals and practical tips 

Trevor Hendy

A Life Coach, Mentor and Author in the field of Personal Truth ...

Belinda Vesey-Brown

Connect with customers so you don't sell on price

Nathan McDonald

Be equipped with tools to de-escalate, defuse and defend

Professor Helen Chenery

A strong advocate for gender equality and innovation in the workplace

Ben Knight

Manager of Brand and Communications at Orange Sky Laundry

Todd Jarratt

Empower, overcome and achieve

Sam Riley

While Samantha Riley’s success has already etched her name in Australian swimming ...

Mark Mathews

Offers game-changing ways to adapt to stress and increase wonder

Phillip Thompson

The 2018 QLD Young Australian of the Year’

Gary Mortimer

Australia’s leading retail and consumer behaviour expert

Jane Anderson

Hear from a communications expert on how to win trust

Peter Birtles

Non-Executive Director of the GWA Group 

Sue Spence

Known as The Horse Whisperer, Sue teaches audiences communication skills 

Chris Fagan

Head Coach and a Hall of Famer

Daryl Elliott Green

'Bullet proofing' teams by creating resilience and open communication 

Trish Jenkins

Improving productivity, teamwork and morale

Chris ‘Buddha’ Handy

A larger than life sporting star

Kim Adams

Discover how to lead authentically and create positive choices

Rebecca Leo

A leading specialist in helping people to find their mojo

Richard Fidler

Highly experienced Facilitator and MC

Ian Healy

Ian Healy is in a minority of Australian cricket players that have ...

Dick Johnson AM

One of the most successful race car drivers in Australia, Dick Johnson ...

Ange Anderson

Personable and credible, Ange is a capable presenter, journalist and MC

Greg (Marto) Martin

Greg (Marto) Martin has done it all.  He has been a football ...

Julie McKay

Julie works to advance gender equality and women's empowerment globally

Hetty Johnston AM

A non-stop campaigner and advocate for child protection

David Ball

Become equipped to maintain wellness in corporate life

Ray Scicluna

An informative and entertaining speaker 

Marty Wilson

Change Management Speaker, Trainer, Author, former Australian Comic of the Year

Dr Toby Ford

Helping executives and staff become their best selves

Tania Major

Cape York Indigenous Leader. Motivational role model for Aboriginal communities.

Peter Doherty

Professor Peter Doherty Nobel Prize in Physiology

Dr Michael Nagel

Provides contemporary insights into learning, motivation and 21st century learners.

Donna McGeorge

A dynamic transformer of company culture

Traditional Dancers

Experience a Traditional Australian Aboriginal Performance

EQUALS

Contemporary and diverse dance group aiming to increase acceptance 

Natalie Bassingthwaighte

Actress, Singer and Television Host

James Johnston

Known for his powerhouse vocals, and musical diversity

SWAY DUO

Wowing audiences and creating the perfect atmosphere 

Fun House

Playing music from all genres to entertain every audience member 

Ben Bradshaw

The ultimate 21st century magician taking Australian audiences by storm!

Groove Inc.

Groove Inc. – You can’t sit down!

Honey

Wowing audiences with impeccable vocals, choreograohy and costumes

Dr Groove

Dynamic entertainment from dinner to dance 

The Ten Tenors

One of Australia's greatest entertainment success stories 

Naomi Price

One of Australia’s leading cabaret and music theatre performers

Swagamama

Offering an entertaining performance with a difference

Savvy

Delivers the complete entertainment package.

Roger Davy & Vavachi

Guaranteed to keep guests on their feet

Vegas Please

A lineup of experienced musicians with a structured muscial soundscape

Robbie Balmer

An accomplished acoustic guitar player and singer

Trace Band

Available as a band or duo and pefect for any event

Midnight Groove

Setting the mood to cater for your individual themes

Steve Allison

Delivering snappy one liners, hilarious stories and funny home truths

Redtie Band

The new, fresh face of high end corporate entertainment

Super Sonic Trio

Super Sonic Trio is a live musical act featuring three incredible performers. ...

Elementz

Delivered with an extra twist of originality, melody and harmony.

Big Brother Little Brother

A hilarious musical comedy duo, Big Brother Little Brother guarantees an entertaining ...

Steph Tisdell

Steph Tisdell is one of the brightest stars in Australian comedy. Her natural ...

Amazon Blue

Amazon Blue, featuring Fran Kelly and Gus McKinstray, have performed both nationally ...

DJ Nicky

A successful percussionist, vocalist and professional drummer as well as DJ

DJ Jaye

DJ and commentary skills are combined to provide a great evening for ...

DJ Clariti

DJ of choice for a range of events

DJ Aaron

Whether busting out the groove centre or playing your favourite hits, Aaron ...

DJ Mr Smith

DJ Mr Smith is the master of the dance floor. With his extensive background ...

Emma Lancaster Trio

Combining vocal, DJ, sax and guitar to produce incredible music

Elevation

A top entertainment band that covers every style of music 

Josh Norbido

A modern and innovative performer with a passion for magic 

Seventeen 12

A dynamic duo with stunning vocals and percussive flair 

sisterMISTER

Delivering an unforgettable entertainment experience every time

Glen Rhodes

Magician & Entertainer

Trace Duo

Providing stripped back alternatives of hit songs 

Redfusion ft ROMY

Combining the skills of top musicians with powerful vocals

Groove Music

Offering a performance that suits any event and audience 

Heather Maltman

A popular presenter, actor and radio host

Aaron Williams

Providing audiences with the inspiration to feel happier, stronger and healthier every ...

Carla Duncan

 It was in 2018, that Carla was seriously injured when she was ...

Amanda Gore

Until we change our perceptions, we won’t change our behaviour

Robin Bailey

Robin Bailey is one of Brisbane’s most sought after Host, MC and ...

Deborah Wilson

Career Architect, Change Manager and Industry Leader. 

Natalie Cook

Nat is a champion who shares her story with any audience

Lisa Backhouse

Accomplished Master of Ceremonies, facilitator and guest speaker

Abby Coleman

A fantastic and suitable MC and Host for any event

Soul Mystique

Never fail to mystify, amaze, and entertain their audiences  

Mike Tyler

An amazing magician, mentalist and comedy hypnotist guaranteed to impress

Professor Sohail Inayatullah

Professor Sohail Inayatullah has been writing in the area of future studies ...

Major Glenn Todhunter

An inspirational man with a story that is sure to captivate

Kerry ‘Nigel' Domann

Sure to leave your audience intrigued and entertained.

Brian Hay

Brian is an industry renowned and highly sought-after cybersecurity evangelist, leader and ...

Liz Cantor

A true advocate for adventure and living every day

Paul Warren

Captain of the 2016 Australian Invictus Games Team

Tom Potter

Inspiration, Change and Cutting Through To Your Customers

John Buchanan

Successful coach, author and motivational speaker 

Shane Webcke

A former Rugby League prop whose autobiography is titled “Warhorse” (nickname), Shane ...

Charli Robinson

One of the Australia’s most listened to radio announcers.

Mike van Acker

A fixture on the Australian Comedy Circuit

John Mulvey

Inspiration, Motivation, Communication

Stephanie Rice

Stephanie Rice has reached the pinnacle of her sport as an elite ...

Brooke Hanson

Olympic Gold Medallist, 6 time FINA champion, one of Australia’s most likable ...

Steven Bradbury

One of the world’s most colourful Olympic Champions, Steven Bradbury is one of ...

Rowdy McLean

Helping businesses, teams and individuals to step up and deliver results

John Hale

A strategic thinker passionate about future-proofing your business

Matthew Mitcham

Matthew Mitcham is an Olympic diver whose story motivates any audience. He ...

Greg Ritchie

Greg Ritchie, affectionately known as ‘Fat Cat’, shows impeccable timing in not ...

Bruce Sullivan

A proven performer in achieving results in people for over 30 years

Liz Ellis

As one of Australia’s highest profile elite athletes and most successful netballers ...

Peter Buckley

Presentation Performance Techniques – Creating the Voice of a Leader

Danny McMaster

Super-Impressionist Danny has taken the entertainment scene by storm

Andrew Griffiths

Best-Selling Business Author, Dynamic Keynote Speaker and Specialist Consultant. 

Julie Cross

Empowering, educating, energising and entertaining 

Tim Reid

Showing Australian Business how to profit and grow by creating remarkable marketing ...

Brennon Dowrick

One of Australia’s most successful male gymnasts and now an internationally in-demand ...

Ian Stephens

A leading conference speaker and top business success coach

Eric Bailey

Presenter, Speaker, Motivator, Visionary and Activationalist 

Anthony Laye

Behaviour Expert / Mentalist / SpeakerLearn the importance and power of human ...

Philippa Spork

An engaging Speaker with over 20 years experience in Australian media

Ryan Tuckwood

Ryan Tuckwood is the Co-Founder and CEO of SWISH sales coaching which ...

Keith Abraham

A premier thought leader on passionate performance and cultures 

Scott Williams

An important message loaded with laughter

Samuel Hinton

Bringing his passion for science and space to audiences

Lorin Nicholson

Understanding, personifying and sharing his knowledge across the globe

Craig Lowndes

One of Australia's most popular, motivational and recognised sporting heroes

Chris Adams

A communications expert, he gives audiences useful tips and tricks

Lisa Curry AO

She will motivate YOU to strive for good health and wellbeing

Josie Thomson

Coach, speaker, trainer, business owner and author

Ken Wright

Learn applicable skills from a successful leader 

Lindsay Adams

Passionate about building effective leaders and teams.

Kurek Ashley

Best selling author of “How Would Love Respond?

Tony Wilson

Create an environment of high success 

Alison Hill

Author, speaker, business coach and psychologist

Malcolm McLeod

Specialised in team building to create a better work environment 

Charmian Campbell

Passionate about creating positive changes in business