Speakers Profile - Melanie Jones

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As a pioneer for Women's Cricket in Australia and around the world, Melanie 'MJ' Jones has done many great things for her sport.

An for Australian Southern Star Melanie was part of a great era of womens cricket being part of two successful World Cup and Ashes campaigns.

Scoring a world record test debut score of 131 against England as well as being quoted in Wisden as the world best fielder Melanie was an exciting player to watch.

Since retiring in 2010 Melanie has shifted her focus to the media, sports management and being an Ambassador for Indigenous health promotion charity Red Dust.

Having played, coached and commentated in England, South Africa, India and the West Indies Melanie has a wealth of experience and knowledge to add to any broadcast team or corporate day.

Her co MC role with Luke Darcy at the Dreamtime With The Stars Gala Event last year has lead to numerous corporate and sporting event work.