Morgana O'Reilly


Actor, Writer, Speaker

Morgana is a familiar face in both New Zealand and Australia, having worked as an actress and writer appearing in a succession of popular screen productions. She played the pivotal lead of Kyle Baxtor in her breakout role in New Zealand horror-comedy Housebound. Following this, Morgana landed a core cast role in Australia’s most popular soap series Neighbours, along with roles in cult-series Rake, Wanted, Offspring and Wentworth. She also has extensive experience in theatre, having toured her one woman show The Height of the Eiffel Tower all across the world from 2009 until 2015, taking it to the prestigious Edinburgh and New York Fringe Festivals.

As an accomplished entertainer with a unique life, it is no surprise that Morgana is a fantastic public speaker. Sharing stories from her fascinating career, as well as her journey of staying creative while holding down a family allows her to not only engage with her audience but also relate to them on a personal level.




Auckland, New Zealand

Speaking Topics

Motherhood, Being a creative working mum, Birth - Labour, home birth, unpacking the conditioned fear around child birth, Intrepid travel, Acting and audition technique, Environmentally conscious parenting