Melli O'Brien

aka Mrs Mindfulness, respected meditation teacher nad co-founder of the Mindfulness Summit and The Bay Collective, entrancing musical trio

Melli O’Brien is a speaker, mindfulness teacher and the co-founder and host of the Mindfulness Summit, the world’s largest mindfulness conference. The summit is a not-for-profit project which has so far raised $750,000 for mindfulness based charities around the world.

Melli specialises in teaching multi-day ‘immersion’ mindfulness retreats. Known for her down-to-earth, engaging and authentic teaching style, she has guided thousands of people through her popular retreats and courses.

Her work has been featured in the Huffington Post, Sydney Morning Herald, Elephant Journal, Yoga Journal and on TV and radio and the readership of her blog on mindful living,, is over 200,000 people.

Her passion is demystifying, simplifying (and showing the science behind) the world’s wisdom teachings and making them accessible and practical for everyday people.