Meet Matt & Tegan

Matthew Bate


Matt played 102 games over 8 years as a professional AFL (Australian Football League) footballer for the Melbourne Demons football club.

He is now a certified holistic sports nutrition practitioner, with the College of Natural health, has completed a bachelor and masters of science in holistic sports nutrition, and is currently studying to finish his Ph.D. in holistic sports nutrition. Matt is extremely passionate about educating and guiding people towards a plant-based, alkaline forming diet, that provides the absolute optimum health, and energy, and allows one to experience life with maximum joy.

Tegan Steele, also known by many as Vegie Girl


Through her endless research on nutrition, Tegan has been able overcome the debilitating IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), and also helped her mum cure her crohns disease, which they were told was ‘incurable’.

Tegan is also studying at the College of Natural Health, and just like Matt she is on a mission to help as many people as possible regain their health and experience the joys of healthful living. She has already helped thousands of people achieve great health through her Vegie Girl page.