Tania Hillier


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After being coached by Melissa for 5 years I have a new appreciation of the game. 
Her ability to push you harder than you ever thought possible and her dedication to the game is what built respect amongst the players in her team. Melissa has a very “team” oriented approach to coaching. Under Mel I have […]

Laura Stokes

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I have been coached by Melissa O’Brien for the past 6 years. Throughout this time Mel has been a great mentor and friend both on and off the netball court and is a coach who is highly respected by her players. Melissa’s style of coaching is very skilled based, which is evident by the sequences […]

Katie Walker

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I have been lucky enough to have known and been coached by Melissa for the past 15 years. I was first introduced to her as a very eager and impressionable young netballer at a local Coaching Clinic for 16 year olds. I still remember the first session she pushed me through and I can truly […]

Alannah Kinross

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After having only been coached by Melissa for only 2 years, both her coaching style and genuine care for me personally and my netball has transformed my attitude and perspective to my role in the game entirely. If you are willing to put in the hard yards and train hard you will undoubtedly see results. […]

Margie Babia

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Melissa coached me at State League level for over 10 years. I first played under Mel when I was 25 years old after having played State League in Victoria from the age of 17. She was a coach with a professional approach to a much loved sport. Under Mel, I learned the true meaning of […]

Shannon Holmes

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Melissa has been one of the most influential coaches I have had. Mel first took me on as a 16 year old when and picked me in the Wildcats Tier One team that gave me my first big opportunity. Mel helped me to improve all of my netball skills and increased my confidence in my own ability. […]

Danna Fisher

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I met Melissa O’Brien some 15 years ago at a Level 1 Coaching clinic at which she was the presenter. I was instantly impressed by her enthusiasm and her ability to make the whole weekend lots of fun whilst at the same time to learn a great deal of coaching ideas to pass onto players. […]