Media enquiries, please contact Kristy Wan on (02) 9319 5090 or email

Power Up Your Poetry!

23rd July 2015

Free Poetry Workshops for Western Sydney Schools at Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre

Red Room Media Release

Poetry Object with Eileen Chong at Farmborough Road Public School

16th June 2015

Poet Eileen Chong shared stories of her own Poetry Object with students at Farmborough Road Public School.

The Illawarra Mercury

The Red Room Company's 2014 Annual Report

12th June 2015

The Red Room Company's Annual Report is now available for download!

Red Room Media Release

The Red Room Company @ Farmborough Rd Primary School

29th May 2015

The Red Room Company with celebrated poet, Eileen Chong will be running two days of workshops @ Farmborough Rd Primary School

Red Room Media Release

Poetry Object Launched!

20th April 2015

Red Room Poetry Object: Competition Now Open!

Red Room Media Release

A Way With Words

2nd March 2015

Check out this radio documentary that features Johanna and a number of the poets we work with, including Luka Lesson who was running workshops in Tennant Creek as part of our collaboration with the Australian Literacy and Numeracy Foundation. 

On All the Best, Maisie Cohen explored the world of performance poetry. She spoke to activists, community housing residents and prisoners all learning to use poetry to express their ideas. There are poems about oil and gas fracking on the coast off Indigenous land, poems about disadvantage and racism, poems about human connection.

Click here to listen to the podcast. 

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All The Best

Poetry Object 2014 on ABC Radio National

17th February 2015

ABC Radio National special Poetry Object feature of winning and highly commended poems read by the students themselves. 

Listen here 

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ABC Radio National

The Red Room Company on Weekend Arts

6th December 2014

Red Room Poetry Object was a feature on Weekend Arts over the weekend, with our own Dr Tamryn Bennett interviewed alongside Poetry Object judge Scott Patrick-Mitchell. Tune in here.....

Weekend Arts, Radio National

Zohab Zee Khan Interview

5th December 2014

Listen to the interview here.

ABC Albury

Slam poet Champ in Residence

26th November 2014

Erin Sommerville from the Albury Wodonga Star recently visited Xavier College in Albury to talk with poet in residence Zohab Zee Khan, who was working with students on The Red Room Companys digital resource, The Disappearing. Read her article here.

Albury Wodonga Star