Our ever growing range of magazines cover topics from travel to art; children's illustrations to literature; politics to food and much more!
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Island is one of Australia’s leading literary magazines, a print-only quarterly of ideas, writing and culture.
Based in Hobart, Tasmania, Island has been evolving within Australia’s media ecology for the past 35 years. It began life as The Tasmanian Review in 1979, but after only five issues it changed its name to Island Magazine. It is a non-profit arts organisation with a volunteer board.
Womankind is an independent quarterly magazine devoted to exploring philosophical ideas from past and present thinkers on ways to live a more fulfilling life. They bring readers some of the top minds in the world on perspectives rarely heard – covering the technological society, consumerism, happiness, the war on your mind, an extraordinary life and ideas to change your life.
Dot is a quarterly print magazine aimed at boys & girls aged 5 and under. Dot encompasses all aspects of a child’s life, from jumping in puddles to learning through play. It encourages kids to be resourceful and find solutions using all the tools they naturally have at their disposition: imagination, creativity and fun.
Kinfolk is a slow lifestyle magazine that explores ways for readers to simplify their lives, cultivate community and spend more time with their friends and family. Founded in 2011, Kinfolk is now the leading independent lifestyle magazine for young creative professionals and also produces international editions in Japan, China, Korea and Russia.
Offering a fresh perspective and insight into the world and mind of the artists, Vault seeks to foster a new sense of appreciation, a desire to learn and explore, within a community of readers who are passionate about ideas in the arts and corresponding culture.
The Lifted Brow
Since its inception in 2007, The Lifted Brow has published the work of a wide variety of writers, including Christos Tsiolkas, Helen Garner, David Foster Wallace, Neil Gaiman, Tom Bissell, Tao Lin, Frank Moorhouse, Romy Ash, Diane Williams, Margaret Atwood, Eileen Myles, Sheila Heti, Chris Somerville, Elizabeth Gaffney, Andrés Neuman, Angie Hart, Blake Butler, Benjamin Kunkel, many more established practitioners, as well as hundreds of other writers and artists.
The magazine, published twice a year, is divided into city-specific chapters. Each chapter comprises stories on places, people and products, paired with striking photography. An interlude section, included in every volume, features a selection of style and culture articles.
Stolenis a platform for analogue artists, both amateur and professional, to express themselves and their work. What these artists have in common is their passion for creating without the ‘undo & re-do’. It’s about appreciating the beauty of imperfections. Accepting the light leaks, the pencil marks, bleeding colours, and the happy mistakes.
Anorak is aimed at boys and girls aged between 6 and 12 years old. Anorak'smain philosophy is to encourage children to tap into their imagination, use their creativity to learn and is here to amplify their voices. It has at the core of its offering a passion for words and images that challenge and stimulate.
Uppercaseis a small, independent publisher of books and magazines for the creative and curious: products that spark the imagination and inspire creativity. Though the content is based in graphic design, illustration and crafting as its starting points, with such a broad statement the articles can be quite eclectic.
BIG: Bravery Imagination Generosity
BIG is an Australian contemporary arts publication, launched in 2011, that features the work of children and artists side by side. Created by two professional artists, Perth based dancer Jo Pollitt and Sydney based visual artist Lilly Blue, in collaboration with Luca, ‘senior editor’ (age 8 at the time), and the BIG team.
Australian Book Review
Australian Book Review is one of Australia’s leading cultural magazines. Created in 1961, it publishes reviews, essays, commentaries and new creative writing. The magazine is national in readership, authorship, distribution, partners and influence. ABR’s diverse programs include three prestigious international prizes, writers’ fellowships each worth $7,500, special issues, national events, and paid editorial internships.
Art Monthly is the Australia’s flagship visual arts publication, critically engaging with contemporary and historical practice across 9 issues each year (from March to December), including a special end-of-the-year ‘bumper’ edition. Established in 1987, Art Monthly has grown to become the region’s only independent monthly dedicated to intelligent and lively analysis, commentary and review, placing Australian visual arts in an increasingly national, regional and international context and dialogue.
The Monthly is Home to our finest thinkers, journalists and critics, including David Marr, Helen Garner, Don Watson and Anna Goldsworthy, the magazine offers a mix of investigative reportage, critical essays and thoughtful reviews. An independent voice in Australian media, the Monthlyis essential reading for anyone who is seeking deep engagement with national politics, society and culture.
In 1988 Express Media began publishing a newsletter, both to promote the organisation’s program of workshops and as a forum for youth and media issues. The newsletter was called Voiceworks and it was launched by then Prime Minister Bob Hawke and music journalist Ian “Molly” Meldrum. In the ‘90s, Voiceworks grew into a quarterly magazine, expanding its content to include poetry, short fiction, articles, opinion and illustration contributed by under 25s. Prominent alumni such as Benjamin Law, Liam Pieper, Anna Krien, Hannah Kent, Tom Doig, Lili Wilkinson, Justin Heazlewood and Van Badham have gone on to have a significant impact in the Australian literary, artistic and political landscapes.