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7 September 2023 | Doltone House, Jones Bay Wharf

Publish Awards logo_2023

7 September 2023 | Doltone House, Jones Bay Wharf

The night of nights for Australia’s publishing industry 

The night of nights for Australia’s publishing industry 

Celebrate the best that the Australian publishing industry has to offer at the Mumbrella Publish Awards. Now in its 28th year, these awards highlight the world-class talent, publications and publishers operating in the Australian industry. With awards across editorial, sales, marketing and the gamut of the publishing industry, the Mumbrella Publish Awards gives everyone in the industry to step under the spotlight. If you’re looking to make an impact on the industry, this is where you do it.

Walkley-award winning journalist to MC

Jan Fran

TV Presenter, Social Commentator, Walkley-award-winning journalist

Jan Fran is a Walkley-award-winning journalist, TV Presenter and social commentator. She is the co-host of ABC's Question Everything and is well known for her work on Channel 10's The Project and SBS's The Feed. She also hosts Listnr's flagship news podcast, The Briefing.

Jan is also the creator, writer and presenter of the online opinion segment, The Frant, which has been viewed more than 25 million times on social media and which earned Jan a 2019 Walkley award for Best Commentary, Analysis, Opinion and Critique.

She has shot and produced documentaries from all over the world. She’s lived in Lebanon, France, Bangladesh and Uganda and speaks three languages.

Jan Fran is an ambassador for Plan International Australia where she advocates for women and girls and her strong reporting on women’s issues earned her a 2018 Walkley nomination for Women’s Leadership in Media.

View the full winners list


2023 Award Categories

Magazine Cover of the Year
Designer of the Year
Best Use of Video
Best Podcast (Single Episode)
Best Podcast (Series)
Single Article of the Year
Newsletter of the Year
Event or Virtual Event of the Year
Special Edition of the Year
Launch/Relaunch of the Year
Young Writer of the Year (30 or under)
Journalist of the Year - Small/Large
Columnist of the Year

Editor of the Year
Salesperson/Team of the Year
Publish Leader of the Year
Brand of the Year
Branded Content Studio of the Year
Website of the Year
Association or Member Organisation Publication of the Year
Publication of the Year
Custom Publication of the Year
Publishing Company of the Year - Small/Large
Best Advertising Campaign for a Publisher
Best Engagement Strategy

Final entry deadline closed on 30 June, 2023.


Key Dates

First Entry Deadline:

23 June, 2023

Final Entry Deadline:

30 June, 2023

Shortlist Announcement:

2 August, 2023

Event Date:

7 September, 2023

Keeping you safe

Your safety is our top priority. The team at Mumbrella are carefully following the latest advice and guidelines to put new measures in place to deliver a safe event for you to meet and learn.

Although our upcoming events will look slightly different than normal, these changes will allow you to enjoy the full experience whilst keeping yourself, and others, safe.

Mumbrella events are COVID-safe


Publish Awards 2023