Melissa Doyle AM

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Melissa Doyle AM

Melissa Doyle has more than 25 years’ experience working in the entertainment industry and is one of the best-known and trusted voices and faces in Australian media.


  • Host of Channel Seven’s Weekend News.
  • Host of Channel Seven’s “Sunday Night”.
  • Hit weekly Saturday morning radio show on Smooth FM.
  • Mel has interviewed: Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Jane Fonda, Stevie Nicks and many many more.
  • Former host of Sunrise.
  • Off the Screen
  • Mel is a devoted wife and proud mother of Nicholas and Talla.
  • Ambassador for the Federal Government’s National Road Safety Council.
  • Mel works tirelessly for a number of Charities, she is:
    –   National Patron for the Make A Wish Foundation;
    –   Ambassador for World Vision, Alannah and Madeline Foundation, Adopt Change, Westmead Children’s Hospital, National Breast Cancer Foundation and the Children’s Cancer Institute;
    –   Chairperson for the GWS Giants Foundation; and
    –   Board Member of the George Gregan Foundation.


  • For Mel’s significant service to the community and to the broadcast media, she became a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in 2016.
  • In 2014, Mel received the Commercial Radio Australia Award for a ‘Newcomer’.
  • Mel has been nominated for multiple Silver Logies as Most Popular Television Presenter.
  • Mel and the Seven News team were recognised with the Sliver Logie for the Most Outstanding News Coverage in 2015 for their coverage of the Lindt Cafe Siege.
  • Voted one of the “most real celebrity mums”.
  • Regularly polls in the top 50 of Readers’ Digest’s Most Trusted.
  • Mel has published a bestselling book ‘Alphabet Soup’.


Melissa Doyle is available for a range of corporate speaking and MC arrangements.