We connect corporate support to community needs

About BlueWren Communications

At BlueWren Communications we connect corporate support to community needs – because doing good is good for business.


We are passionate consultants with extensive experience in emergency management, community relations and communications - working internally and agency-side for corporate organisations. 


We specialise in:

  • Community Disaster Support

  • Community Programs

  • Communications

We understand how to align corporate needs to community benefit, and offer a unique skill-set of development, implementation and communication.


We do it because we love it - and because it results in corporate value, with employee and community benefit.

Because doing good is good for business.


  • Emergency management

  • FMCG, retail & supermarkets

  • Manufacturing

  • Automotive

  • Health care

  • Government

  • Postal services

  • Property

  • Travel & transport

  • Entertainment

  • Non-profit

Renae Hanvin is a highly accomplished, senior professional with over 20 years' experience in communications and community relations.


A passionate communicator and facilitator, Renae has worked with corporates, agencies, government and non-profit organisations both in Australia and overseas.

Brands including Australia Post, McDonald's, Coles, Toyota, Mars, Michelin, Qantas Group (Hooroo) and Emergency Management Victoria are some to have benefited from Renae's in-depth knowledge and skills.

Renae's core skill-set includes:

  • Strategy audits & development

  • Stakeholder engagement & management

  • Leadership program facilitation

  • Community program audits & development

  • Crisis communications & media training

Renae launched BlueWren Communications in 2014 as a specialist who engages likeminded peers to bring the best opportunities and outcomes to clients.


Renae is an IABC and iap2 member.


Renae holds a Bachelor of Arts (Public Relations) and Master of Business Administration (MBA) Executive, from RMIT.

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Community Disaster Support:

  • Australia Post incident response

  • Australia Post community plan

  • ECM Leadership program facilitation

Community Programs:

  • Coles Sports for Schools

  • Toyota Workplace Giving

  • Australia Post Community Grants

Our experience includes:


  • EMV: EM-COP stakeholder relations

  • McDonald's crisis & issues plan

  • Hooroo stakeholder communications

"Passionate and professional, Renae was a delight to work with and introduced new opportunities to benefit our existing employee and community programs."

Katarina Persic, 

Corporate Citizenship Manager - Toyota Australia

"Thanks for your help through the communications and launch of EM-COP. It was invaluable having a no nonsense, jargon sorting extra pair of hands!"

Natalie Staaks, 

GM Media & Communications - EMV