Media centre

With passionate staff who work closely with many community sectors, we can provide opinions on a range of issues.

Contact the media team

Laura Munns - Communications Manager 
Telephone (03) 9403 5061 or 0457 083 872
Email laura.munns@ymca.org.au

Shannon McKeogh - Media Specialist
0412 612 039
Email: shannon.mckeogh@ymca.org.au 


Our media talent

Our Chief Executive Peter Burns is a credible and authoritative speaker, with a lifetime of experience at the Y. Read his profile. Our senior staff are experts in their fields and can comment on issues including:

  • the obesity epidemic

  • physical activity for older adults

  • youth issues

  • youth justice

  • health and fitness fads and trends

  • community development

  • swimming and water safety issues (drowning prevention)

Media releases