Being at the centre of the media and sitting just metres away from the newsroom, we understand the media. No matter your experience level, our comprehensive courses are designed to ensure that your press release is one of the most powerful communication tools you’ll ever use.

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Writing and Pitching to Journalists – Full Day Workshop

Curated for corporate and government organisations, our full day course is now available. 

These courses will ensure you have all you need to make press releases the most powerful communication tool you’ll ever use.


  • Thekey ingredients journalists look for in every release
  • Find the hook to reel in reporters
  • Structure a release to the media’s expectations
  • Learn the media-friendly language and layout
  • Crafting quotes for maximum effect
  • Strategically planning your release
  • When and how to distribute your release
  • Pitching and following up – be a talker, not a stalker!

All levels of media experience will benefit from this course



  • Communications professionals wanting to develop or refresh their skills in writing releases
  • Organisations wanting to know more about the media and what journalists want

Seats are limited. Secure your seats with a quick online registration below. 

Rhodes, Sydney                                                                                                    Melbourne, Victoria




Not-For-Profit Effective Press Release Strategy Workshop

We understand that for Not-For-Profit organisations, every dollar you spend is critical in ensuring business success.

That is why we have tailored a half day course designed to boost your media strategy and ensure your organisations’ cause is heard.


  • How to structure a strong release to meet the media’s expectations
  • Craft strong quotes that highlight your message
  • Deliver strong and powerful message to spread the word about your cause
  • Find the hook to reel in reporters
  • Identify new approaches to writing your release


  • All levels of media experience will benefit from this course
  • Not-For-Profit organisations wanting to learn how to get their cause in front of journalists
  • Not-For-Profit organisations that want to develop or refresh their skills in writing releases

We are currently not holding any public courses at the moment. If you are interested in attending a future course, please register your interest below and we will contact you when a course becomes available. 


Rhodes, Sydney                                                                                                   Melbourne, Victoria 




Custom Media Training Courses

Medianet can tailor a course to suit your organisation’s needs and budget. If you have a specific request, our trainer is available to speak to you to devise a customised solution that meets your exact needs and helps you to achieve your goals.



  • Mixture of course material from interview techniques to press release writing
  • Choose your venue – whether it’s at your office or ours
  • Flexible group sizes from one-on-one sessions to a large seminar environment
  • All courses include scoping and objective planning