Media Contacts

Laurelle Keough

Laurelle Keough, Head of Media

Laurelle leads Oxfam’s media team in Australia, and is based in Melbourne.

The team covers all areas of Oxfam’s work and seeks to inform the public about our overseas aid and development programs, our response to humanitarian disasters and our advocacy work on issues such as inequality, labour rights, Indigenous rights and the effect of climate change in developing countries.

Laurelle was the Media Coordinator for Advocacy and Campaigns at Oxfam for eight years, before becoming Head of Media. Prior to joining Oxfam, Laurelle was a media and marketing coordinator with Australian Red Cross, a publicist at ABC TV, and a publicist with Carlton TV in London. She has also been a print journalist in her home state of Queensland, as well as Media Manager at Griffith University.

Phone: +61 (03) 9289 9336
Mobile: +61 425 701 801
Email: Send email
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Dylan Quinnell

Dylan Quinnell, International Programs and Emergencies Coordinator

Based in Melbourne, Dylan leads media relating to Oxfam’s response to emergencies, humanitarian crises and international program work, particularly those in the Pacific, Southern Africa, East and South Asia.

Prior to joining Oxfam, Dylan worked at aid agency CARE Australia, child and family services organisation Berry Street and for World Vision New Zealand. Dylan has worked on responses to Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu, Cyclone Winston in Fiji, the Nepal earthquake and the Boxing Day Tsunami in Indonesia and was previously based in China and Indonesia.

Phone: +61 (03) 9289 9396
Mobile: +61 450 668 350
Email: Send email
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Amanda Banks

Amanda Banks

Amanda Banks, Advocacy and Campaigns Media Coordinator

Amanda is Oxfam’s Advocacy and Campaigns Media Coordinator, based in Melbourne.

Amanda handles media relating to Oxfam’s work on tax and inequality, labour rights, the Close The Gap campaign, the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Program, climate change, food security and Oxfam’s work on the operation of Australian mines overseas.

Prior to joining Oxfam, Amanda held positions as the Legal Affairs Editor and State Political Reporter at The West Australian. She has also worked as a journalist at The Australian and as journalist and chief of staff at The Kalgoorlie Miner.

Phone: +61 (03) 9289 9246
Mobile: +61 0411 449 653
Email: Send email
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Sara Pelvin

Sara Pelvin

Sara Pelvin, Marketing and Media Coordinator, Oxfam Shop

Sara is Oxfam’s Marketing and Media for Oxfam Shop, based in Adelaide.

She should be contacted for all media enquiries relating to Oxfam Shop including requests for product images and stories around Fair Trade and Oxfam Shop’s work with producer partners in over 40 countries around the world. Before joining Oxfam, Sara was the Marketing Coordinator for Australian manufacturing business, Tasman Sinkware.

Phone: +61 (08) 8240 7679
Mobile: +61 0 448 554 495
Email: Send email
Twitter: follow Sara on Twitter

Image Library

Oxfam has an extensive library of high quality digital images relating to our work around the world. These images can be accessed by media and educational establishments to accompany editorial relating to Oxfam’s programs, events or advocacy work.

Photos are available in high and low resolution, for print or online usage.

If you are seeking a specific image to illustrate a feature or article then contact the Oxfam media team above.

If you’re an educational establishment seeking images contact Oxfam’s Content and Editorial team
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