Our Patron

  • His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd)

    Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia

Our National Ambassadors

We are delighted to be supported by the following outstanding members of the Australian community.

  • Ita Buttrose AO OBE

    2013 Australian of the Year

  • Dick Smith AO

    1986 Australian of the Year

  • The Hon John Howard OM AC

    Former Prime Minister of Australia

Our experts

Providing guidance on the issues that matter most to our children, our experts are critical to our program.

  • Dr Justin Coulson

    One of Australia’s most respected and popular parenting authors and speakers. The founder of ‘Happy Families' and the father of six daughters

  • Dr Sam Hay

    A general practitioner managing the multitude of issues effecting young families. Dr Sam is keen to help.

  • Prof Ian Hickie

    Internationally renowned researcher in clinical psychiatry, referencing common mood disorders, depression and bipolar disorder in young people.

  • Dr Helen McGrath

    Counseling psychologist and educator with expertise in mental health, social skills, relationships and effective teaching & learning.

  • Prof Gordian Fulde

    Former Director of Emergency Medicine, he is an active media spokesperson on alcohol and drugs in the community and the implications of their abuse.

  • Natalie Chong

    Senior Nutritionist at Woolworths, Natalie is passionate about making healthy food fun and inspiring people of all ages to live a healthy lifestyle.

  • Margaret Rozman

    A dietitian with over 25 years’ experience working for Nutrition Australia on a program supporting the provision and promotion of healthier food and drinks.

  • Dr Kristy Goodwin

    Leading Australian digital health, wellbeing and productivity expert (and mum who also deals with her kids’ techno-tantrums!).