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24 August: 3pm Pickup on KIISFM with JC


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25 August: Gabi Grecko talks Celebrity Apprentice with JC at Fashion Aid 2015


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25 August: JC Speaks to Gabi Grecko about being in the same room as Brynne Edelsten at Fashion Aid 2015


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17 August: 3pm Pickup on KIISFM with JC


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10 August: 3pm Pickup on KIISFM with JC


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4 August: 3pm Pickup on KIISFM with JC


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30 July: 3pm Pickup on KIISFM with JC


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27 July: 3pm Pickup on KIISFM with JC


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13 July: 3pm Pickup on KIISFM with JC


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Mamamia Woman's Network

This is the biggest killer in Aussie kids. And it’s totally preventable. By John Caldwell

Trigger warning: This post deals with issues of self-harm, depression and suicide and some readers may find it triggering. http://goo.gl/ATg36I



VAMFF Day 9 – Sunday 22, March – Target Australia, Future Runway & Grand Finale Sunday

The final day of VAMFF, went out with a massive bang! The highly anticipated Target Australia runway brought the house down!

Listen to John's full interviews here - Scoopla.com






Fifi & Dave chats to Oscars Insider John Caldwell

John on the red carpet

Find out who's at the infamous Oscars parties! Listen here

The Scoopla: John Caldwell at the Oscars

John & Kelly


John Caldwell is the Scoopla’s man on the ground for the Oscars. Hear the radio cross here


The Oscars Viewing Party with John Caldwell



John Caldwell is 2Day FM’s ‘The Scoopla’ insider. Find out the latest goss!

The Beauty Awards

Bai-Ling.jpg Kicking off the crazy Oscars week was an inaugural awards show to thank those behind the scenes. John fills us in on all the details. Hear more!

The Age

John features in a clip for The Age promoting Melbourne’s Glamstops and the Midsumma Festival. Watch here

The Age

The Australia Times

John talks "Defining the Selfie in a World Gone Mad". Read here

Social Spotlight 

Same Same

Midsumma Festival Champion, John Caldwell, takes the stage at the event and talks about it's importance to the community. Read here


Gay News Network

Read about the Midsumma Festival which John is Champion of.


Midsumma Festival Champion: John Caldwell

Read about John's involvement with the Midsumma Festival as an Festival Champion



KIIS FM - John talks to Kyle and Jackie O

KIIS 1065

John talks to Kyle and Jackie O about White Ribbon. Listen here 

Triple M, The Hot Breakfast


John talks to Eddie Maguire about White Ribbon Day. Listen to the clip here

ABC Breakfast Radio


The 25th November is world White Ribbon Day. John talks to ABC Breakfast about the day and what it stands for. Listen here 

The Weekly Review

The Weekly Review

The Weekly Review shares John's tale of tragedy and optimism for White Ribbon Day. Read more here 

John Interviews Kim Kardashian



Herald Sun reveals details from Kim Kardashian's interview with John Caldwell following nude photo shoot. Find out what she had to say!

Channel 7 News

Channel 7

John reports to Channel 7 News on the disturbing bullying video that has come to light. Click here to watch the video

Portsea Polo - hosting Shots by Genovese

Shots by Genovese marquee


John has been announced as the host for the Shots by Genovese Marquee at the Portsea Polo. For more information click here 

John Caldwell announced as Recruitment Leader of the Year


John - Recruitment Leader of the Year


The annual Seek Award winners were announced, and John has been recognised as Recruitment Leader of the Year. More info...

Fjorde Magazine - Dress your way to success

Fjorde Mag

John Caldwell discusses the importance of dressing for success and keeping your eye on the prize. See the article here

Inside Retail: Retail's Favourite Employers Revealed

REOTYLogo2014-Bag-Winner-HiresThe results are out for Retailworld's Retail Employer of the Year Awards for 2014. Find out who took of the categories on Inside Retail.

Mental Health. Where's the Manual?


John is on the Hoopla's Daily Dilemma on Studio 10 discussing the fact that there is no manual for mental illness. No guide to tell us how to respond or what to look for. Watch it here. 

Collective: The King Of Recruitment


John features in the latest edition of the Collective. Head to page 44!

Sunrise: Promising for a Purpose


John Caldwell and Chris Wagner, from Mental Health Australia, join Sunrise to talk about Mental Health Day. Watch it here. 

Discrimination or Just Dumb? John talks to Studio 10

Studio 10Australian singer Rob Mills has caused a stir for posting an image of two male lego figures in a sexual position. Hear John's thoughts. 

Studio 10, The Hoopla: It's time to teach boys to ask for help

Studio 10

Studio 10's Daily Dilemma from The Hoopla. John talks about mental health and the culture surrounding men who feel like they can't ask for help.

Flexibility in the work place - The Hoopla


Studio 10's Daily Dilemma from The Hoopla looks at people bending over backwards for work. Watch John here.

The Hoopla Daily Dilemma on Studio 10

Studio 10

John joins Studio 10 to talk about The Hoopla Daily Dilemma "Should There Be A Law Against Selfies?" Watch it here.

774 ABC

ABC 774

John speaks to George McEnroe on 774 ABC. Listen here 


StandUpForOurKidsJohn Caldwell and The Alannah and Madeline Foundation are promoting the message #StandUpForOurKids this week. Find out more here 


KIIS FM - Should Marijuana Be Legalised

KIIS 1065Listen to John on KIIS FM discussing whether Marijuana should be legalised. Listen here


Announced as White Ribbon Ambassador


John Caldwell is announced as a White Ribbon Ambassador, fighting violence against women. Read more... 

The Daily Dilemma from The Hoopla

Daily Dilemma

What about the boy? Hear John on Studio 10's Daily Dilemma. Click here for more details.

GO FISH makes Long Beach Film Festival

Long Beach International Film Festival

Go Fish the film has been selected for the 2014 Long Beach Film Festival. You can read more about the festival on their website www.longbeachfilm.com.

Breaking out of the glass closet


John opens up about dealing with his sexuality in the workplace in his article for The Hoopla. Read the article or watch John on the Daily Dilemma on Studio 10 

The Hoopla

The Hoopla

The Real Reality TV Bullies. What's going on and who is taking responsibility? Read More at the Hoopla 

Kaya Health Clubs Presents 'Full Throttle with John Caldwell'

Kaya SeminarFull Throttle with John Caldwell is a seminar to be held at Kaya Health Clubs. For more information click here.

Studio 10 talks Go Fish


Go Fish the film is proving a hit with national and international film festivals. Studio 10 chats to John Caldwell and Kristin Sargent. Find out more

GO FISH selected for Rhode Island


Go Fish has been selected for the 2014 Rhode Island International Film Festival! Keep an eye on the johnmcaldwell.com website for updates.

Studio 10 Panellist


Watch John on Studio 10 as a Panellist on 7 May.

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A letter to Miranda Devine from a Gay Guy

The Hoopla

See John's reply to Miranda Devine's controversial article 'NRL bosses are totally gay.'

Click here to read the open letter on The Hoopla.

Mornings: How to deal with Bullying


Hear John Caldwell and Tara Bottriell, a former bully who sheds light on what goes on in the mind of a school bully.

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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

2Day FM logo


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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

Listen to the interview here

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

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