"Red Room has given me so many attributes that I can add on to my life.. that's a massive key in the success of Red Room and that's why they do it differently and that's why they do it better."  Poet employed in Red Room Poetry Education program.

The Red Room Company’s vision is to make poetry a meaningful part of everyday life. Since 2003, we have provided professional employment and creative opportunities for more than 700 poets and over 10,000 students across Australia and beyond. Through imaginative projects and learning programs in schools and Correctional Centres we aspire to make poetry accessible to all, especially those who face the greatest barriers to creative opportunities.




Your donation makes a difference

Donations to The Red Room Company support projects like Unlocked  and Poetry Education which help empower students through poetry to improved literacy, communication and self-expression. 

  • $150 helps to commission an emerging poet to create a new work
  • $1,000 gives a full-day workshop and learning resources to an urban school in need
  • $3,550 gives a one-week writing program to a disadvantaged urban school
  • $5,500 contributes to a one-week writing program for a regional school in need
  • $10,000 contributes to a creative literacy program in a correctional centre

Support our Public Fund 

Via Give Now  

The Red Room Company Ltd Public Fund
BSB 032023   ACCOUNT 291919

MAIL a cheque or money order to:
The Red Room Company Ltd
PO Box 1105
Surry Hills, NSW 2010

The Red Room Company Public Fund is a fund listed on the Register of Cultural Organisations and has Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status. Donations of $2 or more to The Red Room Company in Australia are tax deductible for Australian tax-payers.

For further information about giving to The Red Room Company please contact our Executive Director, Dr Tamryn Bennett | 02 9319 5090.  




You can support our Education Programme by clicking here!            



You can support the Unlocked project by clicking here!            

Volunteer Program

The Red Room Company is always excited to welcome aboard new volunteers interested in forging a career within the Australian literary and arts industry. The nature of volunteer work within The Red Room Company could include working in an administrative or organisational capacity, or working on a specific project with a coordinator. It all depends on your interests, passions and skills. To enquire about a volunteer or intern position, please send an email to our Executive Director, Dr Tamryn Bennett, tamryn@redroomcompany.org, along with a current CV and cover letter outlining your experience and areas of interest.