Media contacts

Journalists or media professionals wanting further information, a comment or an interview should contact the media team.

The mobile numbers and email address listed below are exclusively for the use of media professionals.

For other enquiries please phone beyondblue on (03) 9810 6100 during office hours.

Carmel Egan 

Head of Media and Communications 

Carly Crawford 

Senior Media and Communications Adviser

Office (03) 9810 6114


Sandro Olivo

Senior Media and Communications Adviser

Office (03) 9810 6139 


Cheryl Balfour

Media and Communications Adviser

Office (03) 9818 9253

Mobile 0434 356 775



If you do not work in the media, please phone beyondblue on (03) 9810 6100 during office hours or email us.

Available for interview

  • CEO of beyondblue, Georgie Harman
  • Other senior members of staff

Contact numbers

Office (03) 9810 6100

Available for comment on:

  • Depression and anxiety-related conditions
  • Young people and depression
  • Antenatal and postnatal depression
  • Depression and anxiety in older people
  • Depression and anxiety in rural communities
  • Depression and anxiety in Indigenous communities
  • Mental health in the workplace
  • Chronic disease and depression
  • Drug and alcohol use and depression
  • Mental health policy
  • beyondblue's role in raising awareness of depression and anxiety and reducing stigma
  • Research into depression, anxiety and related conditions


Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries for assistance with school or university assignments, as we don’t have the staff/resources to meet the demand. Please browse the Resources section for information on anxiety and depression, and the About Us section for information on beyondblue as an organisation.

For urgent assistance please call Lifeline on 13 11 14 (24 hour counselling, information and referrals) or the beyondblue Support Service 1300 22 4636.

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