The Sydney Story Factory is a not-for-profit creative writing centre for young people in Redfern, Sydney.

Our volunteer tutors offer free help to write stories of all kinds, which we publish in as many ways as we can.



It’s that moment you’ve been waiting for – we’ve announced our holiday and after-school workshops for Term 2! If you’re keen on signing up for something have a look at our “What’s On” section – and if you have any questions (our calendar can be a bit glitchy at times!), just email through to ask […]

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Want to work at the SSF?

February 13th, 2015

Are you passionate about education and encouraging young people’s creativity? The Sydney Story Factory is looking for a new Development Manager, Trusts and Foundations. This role assists with the social, emotional and academic development of young people. If you are driven and want a challenging but rewarding position – here it is! Small, grass roots […]


Just in time for the weekend, here’s another Radio with Pictures piece from our amazing students; this film documents the great battle of Candyland! Story and recording by Anika, Piper and Tane. Illustrations by Erin Dullard. Inspired by the original Radio with Pictures (

Hallow-Green Festival

On Saturday November 1 we were invited to host a stall at the Green Square Markets’ Hallow-Green Festival. Young people came by and wrote short spooky tales in ‘zine format, and this is what came out of it! Today is Halloween. I am dressing up as a skeleton. I have the best costume! My mum […]

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  • Last year we ran a series of workshops for some incredible kids from the Pyjama...
    February 26th via Facebook
  • Tonight some of our incredible students will be performing at the Creative Forum...
    February 22nd via Facebook
  • On Friday next week (Feb 27), our friends at Redfern Community Centre are hostin...
    February 18th via Facebook