Since retiring Melinda has been active in a number of media roles. Melinda is currently a regular host on Wide World Of Sports on Channel 9 as well as being a panelist on The Sunday Serve. Melinda is also a weekly guest on SkyNews SportsNight with James Bracey.

Melinda’s extensive media experience includes:

  • Stawell Gift Co – Commentator 2016-2019
  • Fortnightly appearances on FoxSports & Bill & Boz 2017 – 2019
  • 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Host Broadcaster commentary team Track & Field 
  • 2012 London Olympic Games Channel 9 & Fox Sports Track & Field Commentator 
  • Commentator for the Qantas Australian Athletics Tour for 2011/1012/2013
  • Regular guest panelist  ABC Grandstand, Foxtel Back Page 
  • Appearances on Fox Sports News and the NRL Footy Show
  • Commentator 2011 City to Surf Network Ten
  • 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games Network Ten commentator Track & Field 
  • 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games part of an expert panel for Channel 7 Sunrise coverage