• Cath Keenan

    Last night our Executive Director Cath Keenan won the Westpac Community Leader Award (Board Member category)! Westpac’s Jason Yetton said, ““Good leaders are people who set out to make a difference and inspire other people to follow them. They are spearheads of change, dedicated to improving the lives of those most in need. They are […]

  • Thomas Keneally

    We had to postpone one of Australia’s most eminent authors after he won yet another well-deserved award last month, but he’s booked in again for Tuesday November 18! Thomas Keneally is here to talk about his new book Australians: From Flappers To Vietnam, as well as his formidable canon of more than 50 other titles. There’ll be […]

  • Boilboy and Wagadoo picture

    The Sydney Story Factory is proud to be running the Radio With Pictures project, a collection of audio-visual stories created through a unique collaboration between students from all over Sydney and a collection of wonderful volunteers. The finished product combines writing, illustration and performance allowing the stories to come to life on the screen. The […]

  • Radio with Pictures

    It’s Monday, which means tonight is the World Premiere of our Radio with Pictures short films! It’s all happening at Giant Dwarf, 199 Cleveland St in Redfern from 5:15pm-7pm and is completely free, but do let us know if you’re planning on coming. It’s a gorgeous marriage between our students’ writing and recording, and our […]

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    Will you give a child the chance to attend a Sydney Story Factory workshop? We’re looking for awesome individuals to give just $30 a month – less than a dollar a day – to join our regular giving program and sponsor a child’s place. This means that every month, through your generosity, a young person […]

  • Child Writes competition

    Last week the wonderful Emma Mactaggart was here to take our students through a scintillating session on plot writing. The great news is the organisation Child Writes is hosting a writing and illustrating competition for children, and the first prize is a mentorship with Emma Mactaggart, culminating in a published book! Amazing! You can find […]

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