Australian Foreign Affairs is the country’s leading foreign affairs journal. In a world arguably less stable than at any time since World War II, it examines the most significant global issues affecting Australia.

Australian Foreign Affairs is produced by Schwartz Media, publisher of the groundbreaking weekend newspaper The Saturday Paper; the country’s leading current affairs magazine, The Monthly; the agenda-setting politics and culture journal, Quarterly Essay; and books under the Black Inc. imprint. After more than forty years of publishing some of Australia’s most influential authors and journalists, Schwartz Media has a reputation for excellence.




The AFA journal is published three times a year – in February, July and October – and is available to subscribers in print, ebook and app editions.

It publishes some of Australia’s leading thinkers, including Paul Keating, Hugh White, Linda Jaivin, Allan Gyngell, Penny Wong, Margaret Simons, George Megalogenis, Michael Wesley, Kim Beazley, Linda Jakobson, Christos Tsiolkas and many more.

A subscription to the journal gives you over seventy vitally insightful essays to read across fourteen issues.
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AFA Weekly

AFA Weekly is a free email published each Wednesday by  Australian Foreign Affairs.

Written and curated by editor Greg Earl, it features news and insights on crucial world events and their effect on Australia, in a style that’s clear, succinct and free of jargon.

It also offers a round-up of the week’s key articles by leading foreign policy thinkers from Australia and around the world. 
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