WW 2017 is here.

Sunday, 10 September 2017 | 9am – 5pm | Leichhardt Town Hall | $219

Sunday, 10 September 2017
9am – 5pm
Leichhardt Town Hall


be inspired

Open your mind and heart to what is possible for you and your business in this one-day event. Inspired discussions and workshops by industry leaders, genuine networking and delicious organic nourishment will leave you with the tools and motivation to take back to your business and thrive.

WHEN: Sunday, 10 September 2017

TIME: 9am – 5pm

WHERE: Leichhardt Town Hall

COST: $219


Simply book your place at this years Wellness Woman to be in the running to win a luxury 3 night stay at Como Shambhala Estate in Bali

Prize includes Valid from September 10th 2017 to September 10th 2018.
Advance reservation is required via Health and Fitness Travel and is subject to availability, please call 1300 551 353 to redeem.
Cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotional packages.
This voucher cannot be redeemed for cash and non-transferable.
This prize is not valid during the period of July 15th to September 15th 2017, December 20th 2017 to January 6th 2018, February 13th to 20th 2018, March 30th to April 5th 2018, June 12th to 19th 2018 and July 15th to September 15th 2018

who’s coming?

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Wellness Woman is currently in its 5th year running and is truly an inspirational event and a beautiful environment to learn from and grow your business.

With some of the biggest names in wellness, in such a intimate setting, you can’t go past this amazing event for your wellness business.

our presenters

Melissa Ambrosini

Melissa Ambrosini is the bestselling author of Mastering Your Mean Girl, host of the number one podcast The Melissa Ambrosini Show, a motivational speaker, and a self-love teacher.

In her signature straight-talking style, Melissa teaches women how to unlock their full potential, master their inner Mean Girl, smash through limiting beliefs, and ditch the self-doubt so that they can start living the life of their dreams.

Named a ‘self-help guru’ by Elle magazine, her mission is to inspire women to create a heart-centred life one that’s wildly wealthy, fabulously healthy, and bursting with love.

Ronni Kahn - CEO and Founder of OzHarvest

Ronni Kahn founded OzHarvest in 2004, driven by a passion to make a difference and stop good food going to waste; she started with one van in Sydney. After changing the law to make it safe for companies to donate surplus food, she has grown OzHarvest to be Australia’s leading food rescue organisation, opened the first rescued food supermarket and is now taking the unique food rescue model global.

Ronni is a powerhouse in the fight against global food waste. OzHarvest partners annually with the United Nations Environment Programme to raise awareness on the issue and is working with Government and key stakeholders to halve food waste nationally by 2030. The ripple effect of her commitment is fuelling action across the globe.

Jude Blereau - Wholefood Cooking

Jude’s first cookbook Wholefood Heal, Nourish, Delight was released in March 2006. Her second book Coming Home to Eat – Wholefood for the Family was released in March 2008. Her third book, Wholefood For Children was released 2010 and won an Australian Food Media Award: Sydney Markets Award for Best Health or Specific Diet Book – Highly Commended. Her fourth book Wholefood Baking was released May 2013, won the Australian Category for Baking and Dessert in the Gourmand World Book Awards, 2014. All Jude’s books are published by Murdoch Books. Jude’s 5th book Wholefood From The Ground Up is to be released in June 2016.

Alexx Stuart - Low Tox Life

Alexx is an advocate for all things she calls the ‘low tox life’ – making our best choices and doing so happily when it comes to food, sustainable living, personal care & cleaning products and more. She is of the belief that there should be no guilt or shame in making better choices as and when we’re ready to. Moving forward with excitement is a much better spent energy. Alexx passionately
works to awaken people to all the little things we can do daily to shape our health and the world through her e courses, website www.lowtoxlife.com, active online community, speaking and work- shop events and believes strongly that grass roots education and community are what is going to make our world a better place.

Kim McKay - Klick Communications

Kim McKay is one of the most respected business leaders in the communications and public relations industries.

With 20 years experience in the media and marketing industry, Kim has directed award-winning national and international campaigns that have not only attracted vast amounts of attention but have got results!

In 2008, Kim launched Klick Communications, a digital focused communications agency. Almost ten years later, Klick Communications is a multi award winning agency and has expanded with offices in Los Angeles, Honolulu and Sydney and boasts thriving travel, lifestyle and luxury portfolios. Kim and her team in finding the best ways to engage with audiences, leading new communication channels to help brands stand out from the noise and drive results.

Angie Cowen - Love Life & Gluten Free

Angie Cowen is the founder of Wellness Woman, is a cookbook author and has spent many years catering the best yoga retreats across NSW, and is a regular chef at the Blue Mountains’ famous Billabong Retreat. Her passion is to help people love their bodies, bring beauty to their kitchens and deliciousness to their homes.

If you’ve ever been lucky enough to experience one of her meals at a yoga retreat you’ll know that every mouthful of her organic and biodynamic dishes are an explosion of joy, taste and nourishment in the mouth!

Her new range of ready to cook packet mixes made on Activated Buckwheat Mixes are no exception, easy to make and packed with high integrity organic ingredients, making them a must-have in every kitchen.

Giovanna Lever - Sparrowly Group/Sparrows United

Giovanna Lever is a business solutions, marketing specialist and professional mentor. She is the founder of Sparrowly Group. She believes in empowering individuals and business, getting them on the road to success and leaving them with the tools to make things happen. She is a big believer in real diversity in business and life. She is also the founder of Sparrows United – a global movement connecting smart individuals across industries for mutual and community benefit.

Nicole Walsh

Nicole Walsh is the co-founder of InYoga, located in Sydney’s Surry Hills. Nicole has been a driving force in the Sydney yoga community over her 16+ years teaching career and is regularly invited to share her inspiration at yoga studios, festivals and conferences in Australia and overseas.

Nicole offers an uplifting and life affirming approach to Vinyasa Flow Yoga, and inspires her students to take their yoga practice off the mat and live a balanced, dynamically sustainable and fulfilling life.

Her classes are a creative combination of potent movement, mindfulness and meditation. Since 2006, Nicole has been training and mentoring yoga teachers, and has helped hundreds of dedicated yogis find their passion and purpose on the teaching path.

Alison Cotton - Founder and Creative Director of First Base

Ali Cotton is the Founder and Creative Director of First Base. She has over 10 years of experience in the fashion industry as a designer, stylist and creative director across multiple brands and companies.

First Base, the ultimate sports lifestyle brand, launched in August 2013 and quickly became a leader in the modern activewear market with the brand hanging in stores throughout Australia, USA, Japan and the UAE.

Now in its fourth year of business first base is focussed on giving back and has recently launched its #itscooltobekind campaign. The brand is proudly ethically produced as well as implementing sustainable practices on a micro and macro level.

Amanda McMillan

As a founder of Wellineux, Amanda continuously engages with subject matter experts from within the wellness sector and beyond. Forging meaningful partnerships and innovative strategies that support individuals and organisations to reach peak performance.

Before listing on the ASX in 2013, Amanda was an owner of one of the largest private education organisations in Australia. She knows full well the immense impact the corporate environment can place on wellbeing. Subsequently, it is this exciting transition from corporate to wellness entrepreneur that has seen her journey frequently profiled in print, TV, radio and news media. 

Her belief in continuous learning, in order to extend the current limits of performance; enable her team to innovate and go beyond commonly accepted boundaries. When she’s not creating innovative new offerings to empower individuals and corporates on their unique wellness journeys, Amanda can be found facilitating, guiding & mentoring leaders from the corporate, entrepreneurial and not-for-profit sectors. 

Cindy Luken

Cindy Lüken is an accomplished entrepreneur, food scientist, product designer, chef and former biscuit baker, wife and mother of two.

Cindy created lük beautifood using her knowledge and expertise in food and nutrition to create simple, beautiful, multisensory lipstick from food without using synthetic or toxic ingredients.

Her mission is to give every woman the opportunity to cultivate her natural beauty without compromising her health and wellbeing with out-dated chemically formulated cosmetics and time-consuming beauty practices.

Petrea King - Founding Director and CEO of the Quest for Life Foundation

Petrea King is the Founding Director and CEO of the Quest for Life Foundation. She is the author of eight best-selling books including ‘Quest for Life’ and ‘Your Life Matters’ and has recorded a dozen meditation CDs. Petrea provides a practical and spiritual perspective in the challenging arenas of life including facing mortality, grief, loss and trauma. Our changing world demands a robust version of spirituality and Petrea is well versed in articulating that for individuals, groups and the media. She makes the invisible world accessible and is able to shed light and wisdom on living a meaningful life in the midst of difficult circumstances.

Lara Ball - Founder of Wild Kombucha by Ballsy

Lara Ball pursued the intersection of performance and installation before completing a Master of Film and Digital Image at SCA in 2007.

Inspired by additional studies in architecture, she investigated public art as both a creator and director. In 2007 Ball self-funded an ambitious installation on Cockatoo Island, before it became one of the key sites for the Biennale of Sydney, this project saw her move to the UK, where she was part of several international art exhibitions in Russia and Turkey.

In 2011, Ball returned to Sydney to work as the Public Art Coordinator for the City of Sydney. It was during this time, together with her Eye Surgeon husband Matt, that they launched Ballsy Brewing (2013) which creates their signature brew Wild Kombucha, a drink created through ancient brew methods of green and black tea mixed with raw cane sugar which throughout a 4-6 week fermentation process creates a living product full of organic acids.

The creative venture sets a new approach to artistic expression with Ball taking her interest in performance and installation into the realms of food and beverages, and now crafting special collaborative brews, such as a unique honey brew with Chef Peter Gilmore for Quay & Bennelong Restaurants.

Romina Di Federico - Inhale Life Yoga & Meditation

Romina Di Federico is an internationally accredited Yoga and Meditation teacher and is recognised and respected as one of Yoga Australia’s senior yoga teachers. Romina has been practicing yoga for the past 15 years and has been teaching since 2004.

Romina is the creator and director of Inhale Life CBD and Western Suburbs a home for local communities to connect, grow and learn the traditional practices of Yoga, Meditation and Ayurveda. In all her work Romina is passionate about authentically helping you to transform and open your heart and mind to all that is possible through the practice of yoga. 

Currently based in Sydney, Romina runs regular retreats, workshops, private sessions and group classes specialising in the fusion of traditional practices of Hatha Yoga. You can find out more at www.inhalelife.co.

Would you like to join us?

our timeline

How the day will run

The day will evoke meaningful conversations on topics that are important to women who are invested in their professional and personal development including:

9.ooam - Arrival and Tea

Connect with fellow wellness women, have some gorgeous tea and find a comfy spot!

9.15am – Welcome

Welcome by your hosts Angie of Love Life and Gluten Free and Giovanna of Sparrowly Group

9.20am – Meditation

By Romina Di Federico of Inhale Life

9.40am – Keynote panel

The recipe to success – building a rewarding business

10.20am – A special conversation

A very special ‘in conversation with Ronni Khan, Founder of Oz Harvest and Petrea King, Founder of Quest for Life on balancing business, life, love and leaving a legacy.

11.00am – Morning Tea

Catered by Love Life and Gluten Free (a delicious selection of wholefood, organic goodness – grain, gluten and refined sugar free)

11.30am – Workshop

Maintaining mindfulness in business.
with Amanda McMillan of Wellineux

12.20pm - Keynote Panel

Brand You – Creating a brand that is true to you!

1.10pm – Lunch

Catered by Loved Life and Gluten Free (a delicious selection of wholefood, organic goodness – grain, gluten and refined sugar free)

2.00pm – Wake me up activity

By Two-minute moves

2.10pm – Workshop

Creating a sustainable action plan for you and your business by Giovanna Lever of Sparrowly Group

2.50pm - Keynote Panel

Networking myth – building great business friendships

3.30pm – Afternoon tea

Catered by Love Life and Gluten Free (a delicious selection of wholefood, organic goodness – grain, gluten and refined sugar free)

4pm - Keynote Panel

Collaboration – when you should and when you shouldn’t

4.40pm – Closing

Wrap, prizes and close

5:00pm – Finished

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WHEN: Sunday, 10 September 2017

TIME: 9am – 5pm

WHERE: Leichhardt Town Hall

COST: $219

Leichhardt Town Hall

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