Former Footballer & Coach, Broadcaster & Keynote Speaker
Paul Hasleby was a leading Fremantle Dockers player and senior coach of South Fremantle. He has commentated AFL & WAFL on television and radio, co-hosted a nightly sports program for Radio 6PR and has worked as a leadership and development manager in corporate Australia. Paul is an influential speaker on mental health and is also regularly engaged to speak about leadership, teamwork and setting goals. He speaks to audiences from business, government and the community, and has developed a program for school groups which raises awareness about mental health.
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Paul grew up in Northampton, a small town 470 km north of Perth. He moved to Perth to attend secondary school at Mazenod College where he had a passion for football, cricket, tennis and living life to the fullest.
A successful AFL player, Paul played 208 games spanning 11 seasons for the Fremantle Football Club. He was awarded the Rising Star Award (2000), AFL All Australian (2003) and named as the Ross Glendinning Medallist on four occasions. He was twice runner up in the Fremantle Football Club Best & Fairest Award.
Paul represented Australia against Ireland in the International Rules Series. He coached South Fremantle in the WAFL competition.
Paul has commentated AFL games for Radio 6PR and has co-hosted Sports Today. He has been engaged by Channel Ten.
After his impressive career spanning eleven seasons for Fremantle Dockers Paul retired in 2010 and began a career working in the mining and construction industry for ASX 100 company Monadelphous as a Learning and Development Adviser, delivering programs on frontline management, leadership, communication, teamwork and safety.
In 2009, Paul was elected as a member of the Ministerial Council for Suicide Prevention. Paul contributed an abundance of skills and experience to the WA One Life suicide prevention strategy, and worked as a One Life Suicide Prevention Ambassador. Paul is trained in Gate Keeper and has completed Applied Suicide Intervention Training (ASIST).
Paul Hasleby talks about:
Paul shares his vital and empowering lifesaving messages with corporate groups, sporting clubs, work places, and community groups, as well as with schools and young people.
He also provides motivating, inspiring and entertaining presentations which encompass teamwork, leadership, goal setting and overcoming obstacles.
Paul’s program for children encourages them to reach their potential, overcome challenges, the importance of resilience and building strong relationships.
Paul Hasleby can also tailor a speech to suit your specific requirements.