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Media Contact

For all media enquiries please contact Maria.

Maria Yebra
+61 423 668 351

Maria is the general manager of Laneway Learning and is also a regular teacher, with everything from light painting to Spanish tapas up her sleeves.

Press Kit

Background and press release


Lucie Bradley – co-founder, member.
Mark Gregory – co-founder, President of the Board.


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In the News

Participate Melbourne – Something queer is happening down a Melbourne laneway – March 2022

ABC Radio Afternoons with Richelle Hunt: Melbourne productivity expert explains the benefits of writing a to-do list – Sept, 2019

The Plus Ones: DIY Organic Skincare Products class with Laneway Learning – Jun, 2019

CBD News: Laneway Learning is back for 2019 – Jan, 2019

CBD News: City takes three awards – Nov, 2018

Weekend Notes Melbourne: Laneway Learning – June, 2018

Munibah- Royal Brunei Inflight Magazine: Learn Like a Local – May, 2018

The Weekly Review: How to have a Hobby – March, 2018

Broadsheet Magazine: Learn to make bacon – January, 2018

CBD News: Learn to be Sustainable – January, 2018

Visit Victoria: Learn like a Local: Melbourne’s best masterclasses & workshops – August, 2017

Jetstar Magazine: Lucid Laneways – July, 2017

Melbourne l’essentiel: Les bons plans – April, 2017

CBD News: Have a session with a special local – August, 2017

Inside Melbourne: Mark Gregory & Lucie Bradley: Turning laneways into classrooms – October 14th, 2016

Jetstar Magazine: Too Cool For School (page 119) – April, 2016

366 Pictures: Just the Trick – March 9th, 2016

Docklands News: Learn Something New – February 4th, 2016

be.magazine: Ditch the classroom for Laneway Learning – December, 2015

Idiom: What if English was taught like something else? – October, 2015

3000 Melbourne Magazine: Spring Into Something New (page 17) – September, 2015

Concrete Playground: The Ten Best Places to Get Crafty in Melbourne – September 21st, 2015

BeanScene: Taste coffee like a boss at Laneway Learning – June, 2015

BeanScene: Laneway Learning calls on coffee professionals – June, 2015

The Age: Learn how to recycle clothes into quilts – May 15th, 2015

3RRR: Mark chats to Georgia and Linh on Room With A View (interview at 5:38) – May 11th, 2015

String of Events: Laneway Learning Northcote Launch – February 17th, 2015

be.: Sharing the Love of Learning – December, 2014

Play Melbourne: Laneway Learning – November, 2014

SBS: Melbourne’s laneways after dark – August 15th, 2014

The Age: Recycling pallets, making cushions and garlands – July 7th, 2014

Your City of Melbourne Magazine: Laneway Learning (page 18) – June/July, 2014

BBC World: The Travel Show: Is Melbourne’s cultural heritage under threat? – May 10th, 2014

The Mildura Slice: Grown-up view leads to award – February 26th, 2014

The Plus Ones: Laneway Learning Christmas Party – December 12th, 2013

Melbourne 22: A week with Laneway Learning – November, 2013

The Melbourne Magazine: New School – November, 2013

Activate Learning Solutions: Community learning programs in Melbourne – October 31st, 2013

Sayraphim Lothian: Guerrilla Kindness workshop – October 25th, 2013

HopscotchFriday: The people in your neighbourhood – October 25th, 2013

Activate Learning Solutions: Our first meet up with third place – October 19th, 2013

3RRR: Lucie talks to Donna and Kulja of The Grapevine (interview at 20:45) – October 10th, 2013

That’s Melbourne: Class is in at Laneway Learning – October 6th, 2013

Curiosity Talks: Melbourne’s hidden classroom – October 4th, 2013

Fairfax: Offbeat Diversions – September 23rd, 2013

Open Journal: Laneway Learning – September 18th, 2013

My Town, Melbourne: Laneway Learning – Grown-up classes – September 17th, 2013

Brisbane Times: Thirst for knowledge – September 15th, 2013

Two Things Are Infinite: Finding a class – Laneway Learning – September 2nd, 2013

Kate Iselin: The more you know: Laneway Learning – August 29th, 2013

Short Story Shop: Laneway Learning – August 28th, 2013

One Quarter Journal: A new way to learn – July 14th, 2013

Hide & Seek Melbourne | Hit the Streets: Laneway Learning – July, 2013

The Robots Are Coming: Laneway Learning’s Sunday Spectacular! – June 19th, 2013

ABC Radio: Mark and Tom chat with Richard Stubbs – June 14th, 2013

Broadsheet: Laneway Learning Sunday Spectacular – June 14th, 2013

The Weekender: June 14 – 16 – June 13th, 2013

The Fetch: Melbourne local, Laneway Learning – June 13th, 2013

PaperLab: Laneway Learning is fun – June 4th, 2013

Time Out: Laneway Learning Sunday Spectacular – June 3rd, 2013

Pieces of Victoria and Visit Melbourne: The inside word.. with Tom Ding – May 29th, 2013

Yen: Higher Learning – May 27th, 2013

Qantas Travel Insider: Getting schooled: Our guide to cooking, craft & quirky classes – May 24th, 2013

Time Out: Altucation: Adult learning in Melbourne – May 20th, 2013

Adelaide Now: Lainie Anderson: Why Adelaide should be dancing – May 18th, 2013

Smart Planet: The rise of alternative learning in laneways, pubs and new ‘schools’ – May 15th, 2013

Vulture Magazine: 10 things to do in Melbourne: 6 – 12 May – May 6th, 2013

The Lost Girl: Laneways and Learning… a delicious combination – April 20th, 2013

Trending City: Informal education: Melbourne style – April 12th, 2013

SYN Radio: Tom talks to the Get Cereal crew – April 9th, 2013

S’More: Laneway Learning, Melbourne – April 2nd, 2013

Vulture Magazine: 10 things to do in Melbourne: 1 – 7 April – April 2nd, 2013

Ideas Hoist: Aliki Komps – Founder of A City With Quirk – March 28th, 2013

Broadsheet: Screenwriting classes at Laneway Learning – March 26th, 2013

Couturing: To do list: 25th – 31st March – March 25th, 2013

Couturing: 18th – 24th March – March 18th, 2013

Tim Denshire-Key: Furniture restoration workshop wrap up – March 17th, 2013

Concrete Playground: Laneway Learning – March 16th, 2013

50 First Dates: A dating where to guide – March 7th, 2013

Weekend Notes: Mixing learning and fun in Melbourne – March 1st, 2013

Couturing: Life and learning in the city – February 28th, 2013

Partners in Light: Lightpainting class at Laneway Learning – February 19th, 2013

50 First Dates Melbourne: Tight-Ass-Tuesdays – February 7th, 2013

Stoffers: Why not learn a new skill? – February 4th, 2013

Couturing: To do list: 13th – 17th January – January 14th, 2013

Coxy’s Big Break: Yo-Yoing with Russell Howcroft – November 11th, 2012

Weekend Notes: Laneway Learning @ The Little Mule Café – November 8th, 2012

7PM Anywhere: Laneway Learning- Melbourne’s best kept secret – October 21st, 2012

3RRR: Tom talks to 3RRR (interview at 7:13) – October 15th, 2012

Oh hey Melbourne: Laneway Learning – Higgs Boson and hugging bisons – October 12th, 2012

Synchronism Blog: Is learning this popular in your organisation? – October 1st, 2012

The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald: Offbeat diversions – September 23rd, 2012

Adventures of the Ordinary: After hours learning – August 22nd, 2012

Timeout: Laneway Learning – August, 2012

PaperLab: 3D Paper Art & Sculpture success with Laneway Learning! – August 14th, 2012

Time Out: Laneway Learning – July 10th, 2012

Australia Post: Presentation and workshop checklist – July 9th, 2013

Broadsheet: Laneway Learning – June 22nd, 2012

The Tailored Watch: Learning About Watches – June 19th, 2012

Tim Denshire-Key: Furniture Restoration – June 4th, 2012

The Daily Gumboot and The Potentiality: Laneway Learning: crowdsourcing education – May 29th, 2013

The Age: Life lessons with a latte in laneways of urbanity – May 14th, 2012

Weekend Notes: Laneway Learning evening classes @ The Little Mule Café – May 7th, 2012

Melbourne Cafe Hunters: Laneway Learning: Tea! – May 4th, 2012

Leader Newspapers: Don’t bag it, tea’s a treat! – May 1st, 2012