Nick Bowditch - The Best Motivational Speaker in Australia

"Nick is one of the most unique, authentic and inspiring speakers we have ever had at our events. The audience had a good mixture of both laughter and tears."

Hancock Creative

"The best motivational speaker in Australia."

As a seasoned motivational speaker, I’ve had the privilege of sharing my insights on stages from TEDx to corporate boardrooms, and at a diverse range of events across Australia and internationally. 

My mission? 

To ignite change, inspire growth, and empower individuals to become the best versions of themselves.

Whether it’s as a motivational speaker in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Perth, Darwin, Canberra, Hobart, or regional areas across Australia, or on international platforms, my message resonates with audiences seeking transformation.

My expertise lies in the realm of mental health, with a particular focus on entrepreneurial mental health

I firmly believe that we are the architects of our own change, capable of rewriting our stories and evolving into the best versions of ourselves.

Three key obstacles often hinder us from reaching our full potential:

  • Our self-talk and how we perceive ourselves.
  • The way we allow others to communicate with us.
  • Our conversations about others.

My presentations aim to reboot thinking around these critical areas, sparking profound transformations. 

Witnessing individuals shed their unwanted layers and embrace their true selves is the most rewarding aspect of my work.

Your own unique motivational speaking presentation.

I believe in the power of authenticity and connection

That’s why each of my presentations is uniquely crafted to resonate with the specific audience and meet the client’s objectives. 

While my talks often revolve around themes like change, personal growth, resilience, determination, selftalk, and selflove, no two presentations are the same.

Let’s embark on a journey of transformation together. 

Book me for your next event and let’s inspire and motivate your audience to reach new heights.

Some of the themes I speak on to guide your bespoke presentation:

how to build

mental health

overcoming fear
and thriving

suicide and how
to talk about it

self-belief and

recovery from addiction

childhood trauma

marginal gains for mental strength

having difficult conversations


“My Mental Illness is a Gift”


Small Stones,
Big Ripples.

The power of marginal gains in the building of our mental health.

In this engaging and eye-opening presentation, I delve into the concept of marginal gains and how small, consistent changes can lead to significant improvements in our mental health. 

The talk emphasises the power of seemingly minute adjustments in our daily routines thought patterns, and behaviours (the 1%’s). 

Drawing from compelling scientific research and real-world examples, ‘Small Stones, Big Ripples’ highlights the potential of incremental changes to cause substantial ripples in our mental health journey. 

This keynote is a must-book for those seeking to foster resilience, growth, and well-being in their lives, their teams, or their communities. 


  • Understanding the concept of marginal gains and how it can be applied to enhance mental health.
  • Practical strategies to incorporate small, consistent changes in daily routines that lead to significant improvements in mental wellbeing.
  • Insight into the science behind how minor positive shifts can create substantial changes over time.

Fear is the Fuel.

How to use what we fear as the unlikely ignitor for success.

This dynamic keynote turns conventional wisdom on its head by exploring fear, not as a barrier, but as an unexpected catalyst for achievement.

‘Fear is the Fuel’ dives deep into the paradoxical relationship between fear and success, unpacking actionable insights on how to harness our innate fears to spur innovation, courage, and progress.

Attendees will walk away with a renewed perspective on fear and practical strategies for transforming their apprehensions into powerful drivers of success.

Perfect for anyone who wishes to break free from their comfort zone and unlock their full potential.


  • A new perspective on fear as not just an obstacle, but also a potent driver of success and achievement.
  • Practical methods to harness fear, transform it into courage, and use it as a catalyst for personal and professional growth.
  • Knowledge on how to turn personal fears into opportunities for innovation and progress.

From Eclipse to Sunrise.

The journey from a dark past into a brighter future.

In this inspiring and moving keynote, the audience will embark on a poignant journey of transformation and healing.

‘From Eclipse to Sunrise’ acknowledges the darkness that often clouds our past – and certainly clouded mine – but powerfully illustrates how these experiences can be stepping stones towards a much different and much brighter future.

Drawing on profound personal stories as well as lessons from other people who have successfully navigated through life’s darkest hours, this presentation offers hope, strategies, and guidance for anyone seeking to turn adversity into triumph. 

This keynote is a beacon of hope for those yearning for renewal and a brighter tomorrow.


  • Inspiring stories and strategies from people who have turned adversity into triumph, providing hope and guidance.
  • Tools to navigate life’s challenges and transform negative past experiences into stepping stones towards a brighter future.
  • Empowering insights into the process of personal transformation, emphasising resilience, growth, and the potential for renewal.



Start putting your event together, decide on a venue, a theme or a message you want attendees to walk away with, and a budget for any professional keynote speakers or MC that you want to add value to the event.

Nick Bowditch - The Best Motivational Speaker in Australia


Decide whether you would like to have me as a Motivational Speaker and present a stand-alone keynote presentation, or if you would like me to MC your whole event to keep things moving in an organised, engaging, and fun way.

Nick Bowditch - The Best Motivational Speaker in Australia


If you want to make sure I am a good fit for your event and get some recent testimonials from clients who have had me speak at their event, call my agent, Carson White, on 0499 811 817 or +61 499 811 817 if you are outside of Australia, and he can give you some more info and details.

And, if you are ready, check my availability and let’s go!

Are you looking for an organised, energetic, and engaging MC?

The job of keeping an event or conference on track, on time, managing engagement and entertainment levels of an audience, particularly for a full day or multiple days, isn’t an easy one. But sometimes, event organised don’t give much thought to having a professional MC, hoping the quality of the speakers and content is enough. Sometimes, it isn’t.

Nick Bowditch - Australia's Best Motivational Speaker and MC

If you want to see the difference an organised, professional, funny, and engaging MC can make to your event, please check my availability.

Do you plan events?

If you are putting together an event or conference, I have put together an ebook to help you, reflecting on what I have learned speaking at over 350 conferences to an audience of over 350,000 people in 11 countries. Download your FREE copy here.

And if you are someone who plans events, seminars and conferences regularly, I have a page especially designed just for you. CLICK HERE to visit that page now

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