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:

  • Track & Field Commentator for the 2012 London Olympics Channel 9 & Fox Sports
  • Commentator for the Qantas Australian Athletics Tour for 2011/1012/2013
  • Regular guest panelist appearances on ABC Grandstand and Foxtel Back Page
  • Appearances on Fox Sports News and View and the NRL Footy Show
  • Commentating 2011 City to Surf Network Ten
  • Track & Field Commentator for Network Ten for the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games
  • Member of an expert panel for Channel 7 Sunrise coverage of the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games