Season 1

Melina Dichieras

Breast cancer survivor and testimonial speaker at the Brian Gardner Pink Ribbon Ball 2013, Melinda Dichieras, speaks candidly about her multiple battles with breast cancer, family struggles and the ways she helps other women going through this difficult journey.


Ryan & Greg – Men in Pink

Greg Chapman and Ryan Thompson, have captured the attention of the news, and share their inspiring story today on Hello Darlink! Both with personal family connections to breast cancer, they felt the need to do something but didn’t know what… Until they had the idea to climb Mt Kilimanjaro to raise awareness and funds for Breast Cancer Research.


Kelly Sayers

“Kelly Sayers is a certified Spiritual Life & Business Coach, Mentor, Advanced Angel Intuitive and author of several coaching programs and recently published her book “Discovering Your Life’s Purpose with the 5Ps to Prosperity”.

Watch this inspiring story on finding your life purpose from spiritual coach and author.


Carla Zuks-Baker

Barbara speaks with co-founder of Savoir Faire Cosmetics, Carla Zuks-Baker, about their new luxury cosmetics brand for women that delivers on all promises.

Their aim was to make an elegant, classy, pure and feminine product that was also powerful and strong, much like their current ambassador Miss Universe Australia.


Louise Evans

In this episode of Hello Darlink, Barbara interviews Louise, who shares an insight to her inspirational book, ‘Tell Me How To Be Happy’, and gives guidance on how to look for and find happiness in your life.


John Gardener

Barbara interviews John Gardner, principal of John Gardner Holden and son of Brian Gardner on his life. John shares memories of his childhood, his career before joining his father at Brian Gardner Motors in 1995, and about his father’s life and love of boats, lunches, wine and friends.


Julio De Laffitte

Julio, founder of JDL Strategies, shares his inspirational life journey and experience with mental health challenges, explaining why his company became the naming sponsor for the annual Men in Black Ball hosted by Momentum for Australia.

Julio finishes with his inspirational motto, “Life is good, so let’s live it.”


Betty Tran

Inspired by strength, passion and love, embodied in the modern woman, Betty Tran seeks to create unforgettable experiences, immersing the Betty Tran woman into a world of inspiration, empowerment and fearlessness. ”

Her celebrity clients to date include Mel B, Jessica Hart, Nicole Trunfio, Samantha Jade, and Serena and Venus Williams. Watch Betty Tran’s story here.


Leia Corrie

Hello Darlink! introduces one of Savoir Faire’s co-founders, Leia Corrie, to update us on their achievements, ventures and new developments over the past 12 months.

While they are an Australian brand, Savoir Faire pushes their international availability, providing for all skin types and colours.


Ruth Tarvydas

Internationally renowned Australian fashion designer, the late Ruth Tarvydas, for the first time reveals her journey from a teenage fashion exporter in 1979 to her recent return from the New York fashion show in 2013.

This ‘outrageous designer from Australia’ has dressed A-List celebrities including Kim Kardashian, Rhianna, Rebecca Judd and Emma Watson.


The Men in Pink – Ryan & Greg

From Perth real estate agents to conquering Tanzania’s Mt Kilimanjaro, colleagues Greg Chapman and Ryan Thompson speak about their recent return from their fundraising mountain climb and the physical and emotional limitations that were pushed and overcome.

These men took on this challenge seeking to raise awareness and much needed research funds for the prevalent and devastating affects of breast cancer.


It’s Time To Be Happy!

The signature black tie event, the JDL Men in Black Ball 2014 is a dazzling event held annually since 2008 by the Momentum for Australia charity.

Highlights include interviews with guests on the night regarding their personal definition of happiness, the testimonial speaker Grant Meldrum, live entertainment and presentation of The Most Inspiring Man of the Year Award.