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John announced as Brodie's Law Board Member

Brodie's Law

Brodie's Law, Victoria's Anti-bullying legislation, announces John Caldwell as a Board Member of it's foundation.

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Studio 10


It's National Youth Week! John talks to Studio 10 with special guest Zac Slattery about what the day means.

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KIIS FM Kyle & Jackie Show

KIIS 1065

Hear more about the National Day of Bullying in Australia.

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The Morning Show

Morning Show

John Caldwell and Kristin Skye Sargent talk to The Morning Show about 'Go Fish' the film and their anti-bullying campaign.

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John chat's to Steve Martin.

You'll find the interview on the blog page.



Gold 104.3

Gold 104.3

Bridge and Lehmo chat to John.

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2ser 107.3

2ser JC


John talks to 2ser about overcoming adversity and some of the charities he's working with.

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2Day News

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John Caldwell gives his thoughts in a news snippet with 2Day FM.

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6PR Interview

6PRJohn Caldwell talks to 6PR about Cyber Bullying and what we need to do to ensure laws are being kept.

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Anti-bullying campaigner says police need more training on cyber-bullying laws in wake of Charlotte Dawson's death.

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NOH8... A Commitment to Try

The Sunday Age


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Safer Internet Day:

Safer Internet Day


Press Release: 92% of Bully Victims Report Being Cyber Bullied.

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Joy FM

John M. Caldwell talks live on Joy FM about being nominated for the Australian of the Year Award 2014.

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Today Tonight

Today Tonight reports on John M. Caldwell and the other 7 finalists in the running for the  Australian of the Year Award.

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7 News

John M Caldwell talks about the signs of bullying and gives young people advice on steps they can take if they are bullied.

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Eight candidates from across the nation are anxiously awaiting Saturday's 2014 Australian of the Year announcement, which will take place before tens of thousands of people at Parliament House in Canberra.

Karen Percy gets to know Victoria's candidate, John Caldwell, who had a very difficult childhood.

Read more here... Source: ABC

Sydney Morning Herald

From homeless to Australian of the Year finalist to corporate superstar.

Most entrepreneurs know how hard it is to struggle against the fear of failure, but very few have leaped as many hurdles to success as John Caldwell.

Read more here...   Source: Sydney Morning Herald


John M Caldwell, the Australian of the Year in Victoria, speaks to Neil Mitchell at length about some of the shocking moments of his childhood and how he went from cowering in the corner to the corner office.

Listen to the interview or watch the highlights here

Radio ABC

John is interviewed by Liz Ellis on ABC about his troubled childhood and his anti-bullying message.

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Radio Zinc

John M Caldwell talks with Rob Kidd about his involvement in White Ribbon Day and his  personal mission to protect youth and stop bullying.

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John Caldwell is interviewed on ABC about his traumatic childhood and going on to be recognised as Victorian of the Year for his campaigning against bullying.

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Studio 10

John M Caldwell, a finalist in the Australian of the Year Awards 2014, joins the Studio 10 team for a chat.

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Australian of the Year Awards 2014

National finalist in the Australian of the Year Awards, John M. Caldwell, shares his story and personal mission.

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Star Observer: Gay Anti-Bullying Advocate up for Australian of the Year

Star Observer

AN openly-gay anti-bullying advocate has won the Australian of the Year award for Victoria, putting him in the running to win the overall award on Australia Day next year.

 John Caldwell has received acclaim for his work promoting anti-bullying programs in schools, a passion stemming from his experiences being bullied as a child.
Radio 2UE

Australian of the Year in Victoria, John M. Caldwell, discusses his Anti-Bullying message, the prevalence of youth suicide in Australia and his own troubled childhood which he worked hard to overcome and build a successful life for himself.

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Smooth 91.5 FM

John M. Caldwell talks to Mike Perso about using his Australian of the Year in Victoria title to spread his Anti-Bullying message and protect children.

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Listen to John Caldwell's interview with Queenland's 4zzz. Click here



774 ABC

Victorian Australian of the Year, John M. Caldwell, is interviewed by Sally Warhaft on 774 ABC about being targeted by schoolyard bullies and how he overcame his troubled childhood and worked hard to achieve success. Listen to the interview

Radio Adelaide

John talks to Angus Randall about how he overcame bullying during his childhood to become a youth advocate and business success story.

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MSV Magazine




John featured in the Gay News Network MSV Magainze. See more here



Juice FM

Victorian of the the Year, John M. Caldwell, talks about being targeted by bullies in his youth and how he overcame adversity and worked hard to achieve success. Hear More

4BC News Talk

John Scott interviews John M. Caldwell about being bullied in his youth and in the workplace as well as the resources available from Angel's Goal. Listen to the interview

Victoria Australian of the Year

Australian of the Year - website release

His Excellency, the Honourable Alex Chernov, Governor of Victoria has congratulated the 2014 Victorian Australian of the Year Award recipients at a special awards ceremony at the Arts Centre Melbourne. Read More



3AB talks about John's anti-bullying projects

Click here to listen to the radio interview with 3AB.

Ninemsn: VIC names Australian of the Year Finalist


Passionate anti-bullying advocate John Caldwell has been named Victoria's finalist for the 2014 Australian of the Year.




From Bullied High School Drop out to Victoria's Australian of the Year

John Caldwell – Australian Anti-Bullying Advocate, Retailworld Resourcing CEO, and bestselling author of “Full Throttle” – has been named Victoria's Australian of the Year for 2014 . Read more...

Anti-Bullying Advocate is Finalist for Victorian Australian of the Year

Victoria’s Australian of the Year Finalist, John Caldwell has been nominated because of his inspiring achievements in raising awareness of mental health and the effects of bullying throughout Australia and around the world. Read More...

Footy Star Adam Goodes signs on with a new team


John Caldwell - Ambassador for Angels Goal, Australia’s Anti-Bullying Organisation, has recruited Swan’s star Adam Goodes to help spread the word about Angels Goal and their endeavours to rid Australia of bullying and racism.



2UE Radio Interview

John talks to 2UE about breaking the stigma with mental illness. Listen to the interview

The Vision interviews John

The Vision radio talks to John about Light Up Purple and his experience with bullying. More...


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