What's happening.

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Following a successful keynote address at the 2019 International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions EXPO ASIA, Michael remains based now in Zhuhai, China, until mid-August. He is overseeing the successful introduction of live entertainment into LIONSGATE ENTERTAINMENT WORLD, opening at the end of July.

Following a successful keynote address at the 2019 International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions EXPO ASIA, Michael remains based now in Zhuhai, China, until mid-August. He is overseeing the successful introduction of live entertainment into LIONSGATE ENTERTAINMENT WORLD, opening at the end of July.

A P R I L 2 0 1 9 B O O T C A M P C R E W

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M A R C H 2 0 1 9 B O O T C A M P C R E W

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N E W T V C N O W O N - A I R

Michael as the face (and voice) for the 2019 Vanish Oxi Action national television campaign.

T H E M E P A R K I N D U S T R Y

K E Y N O T E A D D R E S S

Michael is excited to have been asked to deliver a June 2019 keynote address in Shanghai, China for the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions.

Michael is excited to have been asked to deliver a June 2019 keynote address in Shanghai, China for the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions.

O N S E T & I N T H E S T U D I O

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A busy month for Michael with two upcoming television commercials shooting and wrapping up. Time spent both in the studio and on location within Brisbane. Across screens nationally very soon!

A busy month for Michael with two upcoming television commercials shooting and wrapping up. Time spent both in the studio and on location within Brisbane. Across screens nationally very soon!

E M C E E

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Michael was fortunate enough to act as Emcee and be introducing Gold Coast Lord Mayor, Tom Tate, as part of the February Networking Breakfast for Women in Tourism.

Michael was fortunate enough to act as Emcee and be introducing Gold Coast Lord Mayor, Tom Tate, as part of the February Networking Breakfast for Women in Tourism.

M E E T I N G A Q U A M A N

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Michael spent a little time interviewing AQUAMAN star, Jason Momoa, during his tour of Australia for the December national premiere.

Michael spent a little time interviewing AQUAMAN star, Jason Momoa, during his tour of Australia for the December national premiere.

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G U E S T S P E A K I N G

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Michael in his tenth year as a Keynote Speaker at the annual Rotary Youth in Transition Seminar.

Michael in his tenth year as a Keynote Speaker at the annual Rotary Youth in Transition Seminar.

C E L E B R A T I N G A L I F E

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Michael serving as emcee for a night at the Sea World Resort Conference Center with Caroline Russo (left), celebrating the life and work of Village Roadshow Studios President Lynne Benzie, pictured right.

Michael serving as emcee for a night at the Sea World Resort Conference Center with Caroline Russo (left), celebrating the life and work of Village Roadshow Studios President Lynne Benzie, pictured right.

W O R K I N G  W I T H  W B  I N  M E L B.

J U N E , 2 0 1 8

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O N - S C R E E N  -  M A Y , 2 0 1 8

Michael makes a brief appearance opposite Kelsey Grammer in the action adventure film GUARDIANS OF THE TOMB, released early in 2018.

Michael makes a brief appearance opposite Kelsey Grammer in the action adventure film GUARDIANS OF THE TOMB, released early in 2018.

S M A L L  B U S I N E S S  E X P O - M A Y 

Michael will be appearing at the 2018 Brisbane Small Business Expo in May.

Michael will be appearing at the 2018 Brisbane Small Business Expo in May.

G U E S T  S P E A K I N G - M A Y

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Michael is volunteering his services as Emcee for the May 26 'High Tea with Friends' at Southport Sharks on the Gold Coast.   

I N  T H E  S T U D I O  - M A Y

Michael is in the studio at the start of the month recording Voice Over for an upcoming ENERGIZER marketing campaign in the U.S.

Michael is in the studio at the start of the month recording Voice Over for an upcoming ENERGIZER marketing campaign in the U.S.

A P R I L  B O O T C A M P  C R E W

Terrific team on-board for the April Bootcamp at the SEA WORLD RESORT. Thank you Angela, Caitlin, Robyn and Quentin.

Terrific team on-board for the April Bootcamp at the SEA WORLD RESORT. Thank you Angela, Caitlin, Robyn and Quentin.

M A R C H  B O O T C A M P  C R E W

Thanks and congrats to the March crew of Andrew, Marisa, Elaine and Duncan.

Thanks and congrats to the March crew of Andrew, Marisa, Elaine and Duncan.

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Michael guest speaking at the March WOMEN IN TOURISM Breakfast at Warner Bros. Movie World.

Michael guest speaking at the March WOMEN IN TOURISM Breakfast at Warner Bros. Movie World.

F E B R U A R Y  B O O T C A M P  C R E W

Renee, Tracy, Sarah and Lianne.

Renee, Tracy, Sarah and Lianne.

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The annual gathering of the Australian Amusement & Leisure & Recreation Association will see Michael facilitating THINK TANK sessions on the matter of industry based leadership.  His 30 years in the Theme Park business forming the basis of insights and learning's to be shared through the March dates.

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W I T  -  M A R C H   2 0 1 8

Michael's first 2018 keynote speaking appearance will take place at the March WOMEN IN TOURISM networking breakfast.  

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C A R N I V A L E  -  J A N U A R Y  2 0 1 8

Michael is not only behind the role of Producer for CARNIVALE at Sea World on the Gold Coast, he is acting as emcee for the AQUACOLOUR SPECTACULAR being showcased nightly through the annual event season in January.

Sea World Carnivale is live through six nights in January.

Sea World Carnivale is live through six nights in January.

O N  L O C A T I O N  -  D E C 2 0 1 7

On the Set for the short film 'BLOODWOOD', Michael playing the lead role of 'Nigel Bishop'.  Being released for the 2018 festival circuit.

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R O T A R Y   Y O U T H   T R A N S I T I O N   S E M I N A R   -  D E C E M B E R  2 0 1 7

Michael returns for his annual appearance as keynote speaker for the Rotary Youth In Transition Seminar in December.  Designed to empower and inspire, the program is squarely aimed at High School graduates as they prepare for all that is ahead. Michael's message is built on the importance of recognising our own individual passions, and through that recognition then discovering our purpose.

Michael with the kids participating in RYTS 2017 in Northern NSW.

Michael with the kids participating in RYTS 2017 in Northern NSW.

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 congrats to the september 2017 bootcamp participants

Caroline.

Caroline.

Maya.

Maya.

Caroline.

Caroline.

Tony.

Tony.

EMCEE - SEPTEMBER 2017

Warner Bros. Movie World, on Queensland's Gold Coast, will officially launch it's highly anticipated DC RIVALS HYPERCOASTER on September 21st, with Michael as the emcee for the evening.

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GUEST SPEAKER - SEPTEMBER 2017

Michael will be the Guest Speaker on Friday, September 8, for the annual breakfast with the Northern Collegiate of Schools.  The subject will be 'The Why'.  A keynote address challenging us to consider if we truly know 'why we do what we do' within our chosen career paths.

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PAULINI TAKES TO THE STAGE - JULY

Michael acted as emcee for an exclusive live performance from Paulini, star of the The Bodyguard - The Musical, at Warner Bros. Movie World on Thursday, July 28.

congrats to bootcamp participants - june 2017

Susan.

Susan.

Mark.

Mark.

Linda.

Linda.

David.

David.

Eddie.

Eddie.

qut - appearance - may 2017

QUT Students of Creative Industries will have an opportunity to both listen to and interact with Michael when he appears as an invited guest for a two hour panel session on the QUT campus.  Michael will spend time offering insights and taking questions, drawing on a thirty year career in the entertainment industry.

SCHAPELLE Movie - May 2017

Michael's performance as former AFP Chief Mick Keelty seen again on screens with Channel Nine airing the telemovie SCHAPELLE on May 28.

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HUMANEITY TV - APRIL 2017

Michael will be the Moderator for the first online broadcast of HUMANEITY TV on April 19.  The show will be panel style and before a live audience where the discussion will be built around sustainable living and a wonderful initiative known as the Tiny House Project.  Here he is with the panel and HUMANEITY Founder and TV Producer Mark Philpott on-set.

UPCOMING LIVE CHILDREN'S SHOW - APRIL 2017

Studio time booked with Michael to provide the voice of MILO The Sheepdog for the children's stage production FARMYARD FRIENDS from GIGGLE ENTERTAINMENT.

 

OCEAN ROAD MAGAZINE INTERVIEW - JANUARY 2017

Michael has recently completed a two page interview profiling his entertainment industry career, now appearing in the JAN edition of OCEAN ROAD MAGAZINE.  An online excerpt below.