The Poetry Kit
Thanks to Rob Riel for most of these entries, who publishes a more comprehensive listing as a bimonthly pamphlet.
Adelaide Review, 1 Dequetteville Terrace,
Kent Town, SA 5067 Phone: 08-8362-7699 FAX: 08-8362-7878
Editor: Christopher Pearson
|Monthly Circulation: ~42,000. Payment: AAUS$30/poem. Subscription: AAUS$33/yr. Prefers short pieces.|
Arts Officer, 1st Floor, Union Building, University of
Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3052
Editor: The Arts Officer
|Annual. Subscription: Available direct for AUS$10/issue. Pays 1cc|
c/- Department of English, University of Melbourne
Parkville, VIC 3052
Editor: The Editors
|Annual. Subscription: AUS$18/yr, AUS$15/concession, AUS$35/institution. Payment: 1 cc.|
|Sf&F. Some payment.|
Weekend Review GPO Box 4245, Sydney, NSW 2001
Phone: 02-9288-2419 FAX: 02-9288-2486 E-mail: email@example.com
Editor: Barry Hill
|Payment: at editors discretion, but substantial $75+ per poem. . Subscription: call 1-800-022-552 for details. Prefers short pieces. Very prestigious market. Can take quite a long time after acceptance for the piece to appear.|
3514 Manuka, ACT 2603
Phone: 02-6248-5027 FAX: 02-6273-5081 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Editors: Craig Cormick, Bill Tully
|Frequency: Quarterly Circulation: 600-850 Payment: 1 cc. (May pay AUS$10/poem when funded). Subscription: AUS$15/yr. Payment to Blast.|
PO Box U34, Wollongong University, NSW 2500 Phone:
02-4221-3867 E-mail: email@example.com
Editor: one for each state/territory
|Biannual, May & November. Payment: Australia Council rates. Subscription: AUS$12.50/issue, AUS$20/annual|
journal of poetry and poetics.
Poetics Foundation Inc., PO Box 161 Pyrmont, NSW 2009 Australia.
Editor: James Taylor.
|Annual. Distributed in the
UK by Spectacular Diseases, 83b London Road,
Peterborough, Cambs, PE2 9BS, England
Distributed in the US by SPD/Small Press Distribution, 1341 Seventh Street, Berkeley CA 94710-1403 USA
Provide contact details in the cover letter but not on the submission; selections for publication are made anonymously by a team of highly qualified editors.
|Centoria||Ceased publication, early 2002|
A Journal of Rural Arts Department of
Humanities, Faculty of Arts, University of Southern
Queensland Toowoomba, QLD 4350 Phone: 07-4631-1065 FAX:
07-4631-1063 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Editors: Dr. Chris Lee, Brian Musgrave
|Subscription: AAUS$12/eachcheque to USQ Faculty of Arts. Annual. Rural focus. Slow turnaround. Pays.|
PO Box 14022 Melbourne City MC, Victoria 8000 Australia
Ed. David Prater email@example.com
|Quarterly. Payment: AAUS$30/poem. Internet publication only|
|Core||No longer publishing|
School Magazine PO Box 1928, Macquarie Centre,
Editor: Jonathan Shaw
|Monthly, February through November. Payment: AUS$35 through AUS$150, depends on length. Subscription: ~AUS$11/yr + p&h - age related material, check the website.|
(Emerging Poets WA) Inc. P.O. Box 16, Scarborough WA,
||Cost: $12.00 each (includes postage) Payment: cheque or money order. Note: add $1.00 for each extra copy if ordering more than one.|
|engagč PO Box 4389, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC, 3052.||New magazine focusing on political or issue-oriented material. Snail mail submissions only. No more than three poems at a time, allow 3 months for response.|
||Quarterly magazine of the
Subscription: AUS$38.50, AUS$25.00 conc., incl. membership.
W Booranga Writers' Centre, Charles Sturt
University, PO Box 588, Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2678. Phone:
02-6933-2688 FAX: 02-6933-2688 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Editor: Wagga Wagga Writers Centre Editorial Committee
|Frequency: Annual, Oct/Nov Circulation: 500-600 Payment: 1cc. Subscription: AUS$16.95/yr, or AUS$30/yr (incl. membership), cheque to Booranga Writers Centre|
PO Box 4, Wext Hoxton, NSW 2171 Phone: 02-9607-5559 FAX:
02-9826-6612 E-mail: email@example.com
Editor: Peter Pike
|Frequency: Monthly Subscription: AUS$35/yr, AUS$55/yr overseas airmail.|
Down Swinging PO Box 24, Clifton Hill, VIC 3068
Editors: Steve Grimwade, alicia sometimes, Adam Ford
Phone: 03-9531-6043 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Annual, September. Allows simultaneous submissions. Pays AAUS$25 and 1 cc. Subscription: AAUS$15/year|
School of Language and Media, University of Newcastle,
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Editor: Ivor Indyk, poetry to Lucy Dougan
Phone/Fax: 02-9419-7394 E-mail: email@example.com
|Prestigious, academic. Subscription: AAUS$40/yr individual, AAUS$66 institution, AAUS$55 & AAUS$75 o'seas|
c/o Carole Ferrier, Department of English, University of
Queensland, PO Box 99, St. Lucia, QLC, 4067.
Editor: Carole Ferrier E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Pays AAUS$40 + 5cc. Response time 2-20 weeks. Widely read, available in most university libraries. Subscription: AAUS$30/individual, AAUS$100 (includes AWBR for 3 yrs).|
Student Publications Office, Level 1, Manning House
University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006. Phone:
02-9563-6142 FAX: 02-9563-6109 E-mail: email@example.com
Editor: Felicity Castagna, Liz Allen, Sam Williams (changes annually)
Phone: 02-9563-6142 Fax: 02-9563-6109
|Frequency: Annual, late
February. Subscription: AAUS$7.50
of Central Queensland, Rockhampton, QLD, 4072
Editor: Liz Huff
|Published annually. Subscription: AAUS$10/issue, includes postage & GST. Payment at editors discression.|
|Imago: new writing||No longer in print - merged with on-line literary and creative writing journal dotlit. Editors: Donna Lee Brien, Philip Neilsen and Axel Bruns.|
Box 210, Sandy Bay, TAS 7006
Editor: David Owen. Poetry editor: tba
Phone: 03-6226-2325 FAX: 03-6226-2172 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Long response times, but prestigious. Pays AAUS$ 60/poem. Subscription AAUS$42.00/individual, AAUS$29.00 concession. AAUS$50.00 institutions. AAUS$5.00 back issues.|
of Humanities, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD
Editor: Gina Mercer
Phone: 07-4781-4451/4185 Fax: 07-4781-5655 E-mail: email@example.com
|Biannual, May & October. Payment: AUS$20/poem. Rights: One-Time Exclusive First Use in Australia. Accepts e-mail submissions. Subscription: AUS$30/yr, AUS$40/institution, cheque to LiNQ|
PO Box 186 Newport, Victoria 3015 AUSTRALIA.
Editors: Alison Croggon, Emma Lew, Daniel Keene
forum for serious discussion, covering poetry,
literature, theatre, music, visual arts, human rights,
poetics and ethics."
Subscription: AAUS$22 individual, AAUS$26 institutions, AAUS$36 overseas
School of Media & Journalism, Deakin University
Geelong, VIC, 3217
Editor: Professor Brian Edwards
Phone: 03-5227-2583 Fax: 03-5227-3465
|Subscription: AUS$30/yr, AUS$20 concession, AUS$15/single issue.|
of Melbourne, 99 Barry Street, Carlton, VIC 3053 Phone:
03-9344-6950 Fax: 03-9347-2550
Editor: Ian Britain. Poetry to Peter Minter.
|Quarterly. Very prestigious. Poetry Editor changes frequently; check recent vol. Pays AAUS$50/poem minimum. Subscription: AAUS$55 individual, AAUS$40 concession..|
12 Elgata Street, Petrie, QLD 4502
or 1 Saltram Close, Eleebana, NSW 2282
Editors: Gloria Yates, Rob Riel & Judy Johnson
Phone: 07-3285-1462 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Subscription: AUS$12/year. Appreciates donations of stamps.|
28 Baynes Street Highgate Hill Queensland Australia 4101
Phone (07) 3846 5524
Issues per year: 10
Payment: in ccs
Subscription: $20 within Australia, $40 overseas
(appreciates donations of stamps)
over 400 poems per year from established
and emerging poets. We publish good poems
in all styles and pride ourselves on diversity.
We prefer submissions in hard copy.
B-block, Gorman House, Ainslie Ave, Braddon, ACT, 2612
Editors: Irma Gold (Mgr), Sara St. Vincent Welch (Literary)
|Monthly. Circulation: 12,000. Pays: AUSAUS$25/poem + 1cc. Subscription: AUS$22/yr, AUS$17.50/concession, AUS$33/institution.|
||Biannual. Payment: AUS$10-AUS$30/poem at Editors discretion. Subscription: AAUS$10/yr (biannual) AUDAUS$16 overseas.|
PO Box 14146, Melb. City MC Melbourne, VIC 3001
Editor: Ian Syson. Poetry: John Leonard. .
Phone: 03-9688-4163 FAX: 03-9688-4883 E-mail: email@example.com
|Quarterly. Pays AAUS$70 per poem. Subscription: AAUS$36/individual, AAUS$28/concession. Cheque to Overland|
PO Box 5532, West End, QLD, 4101, Australia. Phone:
07-3846-0976 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Editor: Paul Hardacre
Prefers e-mail submissions.Put "papertiger
submission" in the subject line, send for
guidelines. Submissions of up to four poems are
welcome." Audio and video poetry footage will also
be considered if supplied in a PC-compatible digital
format. Should be avante garde & pretty good.
Currently pays in cc's.
Appears to be mostly CD media now - check website.
Co-Editor: Jennifer Squire
|Pelt no longer accepts submissions. The final issue launched late February 2003|
Box 532, Altona North, VIC 3025
Editors: "Western Women Writers"
|Subscription: AUS$13.20/yr, AUS$26.40/2 yr. A leading magazine of women's poetry, published twice annually, May & November. Closing dates for submissions are the ends of February and August.|
PO Box 112 LPO, Blackburn South, VIC 3130
Editor: Lorraine McGuigan
|Subscription: AAUS$19.50/year. Cheque payable to Poetry Monash.|
Box 82, Balmain, NSW 2041
Editors: P. P. McGuinness. Poetry: Les Murray.
Phone: 02-9818-1155 FAX: 02-9818-1422 E-mail: email@example.com
|Prestigious. Pays AUS$40+ per poem. Subscription: AAUS$59.50/individual, AAUS$52.80/student.|
Lamp 6 Madras Road, Cambridge CB1 3PX
Australia address: 5 Kahana Court, Mountain Creek, QLD 4557 Australia
Editor: Brad Evans
|Each issue costs 5 dollars (AUST). Issues are released semi-annually and the deadlines for submissions are May 31 and November 30 respectively. Red Lamp is seeking poetry, articles and reviews of literature with realist, socialist and humanitarian themes. Poems are to be no longer than 60 lines, articles and reviews no longer than 500 words.|
Owen Street, Kallista, VIC 3791
Editors:Megan Surmon, David Wallace, Fran MacAloon
|Anthology published periodically.|
The SideWaLK CoLLecTive, PO Box 58, Enfield Plaza, SA
Editor: Richard Hillman & The SideWaLK Collective
|Subscription: AUS$28/4 issues, AUS$7/single issue, pmt to SideWaLK. 'Poetry & Poetics'. Pays in cc's.|
Box 244 Carina, QLD 4152
Editor: Rob Morris
|Annual. Subscription: AUS$10.95 inc/issue direct. Nice little mag, poems to 100 lines. Pays up to AUS$25 + cc's.|
|Social Alternatives ,
Department of Education, University of Queensland, St.
Lucia, QLD 4072
Editor: Barbara Young
Phone: 07-3365-6606 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Subscription: AAUS$33/individual, AAUS$22/concession, AAUS$50/institution. Takes reprints if comparatively restricted distribution. Social/political relevance, liberal outlook. Pays in cc's|
Department of English, Wooley Building A20, University of
Sydney, NSW, 2006
Editors: David Brooks and Noel Rowe
Phone: 02-9360-7866 Fax: 02-9332-4663 E-mail: email@example.com
|Subscription: AAUS$48/individual, AAUS$60/institution. Prestigious. Pays AUS$40/poem.|
Department of English, Faculty of Arts, University of NSW
Editor: Zan Ross & Anne Brewster, Poetry Editors.
Phone: 03-9225-2828 FAX: 03-9639-1685 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Subscription: AAUS$38.50/individual, AAUS$50/institution, AAUS$16.50/single|
|Speed Poets Zine.
Accepts poetry submissions via email, address is email@example.com Include poem(s) within body of email.
|Single Copy is $5.00 USD
(I don't know pound conversion). Make checks payable to Graham Nunn.
Write to 86 Hawkwood St., Brisbane QLD 4122 Australia.
The turnaround time is really quick, about two weeks. Prefers short pieces.
PO Box 575, Marrickville, NSW 2204
Bill Collis, Neil Collis, Eds.
Peel Street, Albury, NSW 2640
Editor: Paul Grover
Phone: 02-6021-1135 FAX: 02-6021-1135 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Subscription: AAUS$30/annual, AAUS$60/2 years. Christian writing|
|Stylus Poetry Magazine||
|SWYNTAX Internal Mail
Bag 45, Swinburne University of Technology, PO Box 218,
Hawthorne, VIC 3122.
Editor: Olga Pavlinova
Phoebe Publishing, PO Box 305, Mt. Evelyn, VIC 3796
Editors: Eva Windisch, Julian Spencer
Phone: 03-9736-1377 E-mail: email@example.com
cheque to Phoebe Publishing. Excellent response times,
though always with an expensive offer to critique. Pays
Unsure of current status - contact before submitting.
The School Magazine PO Box 1928,
Macquarie Centre, NSW 2113
Editor: Jonathan Shaw
|Monthly, February through November. Circulation: 50,000. Payment: AUS$35 through AUS$150. Subscription: ~$11/yr + p&h|
3 Gordon Court East Rosanna, VIC 3084
Editor: The Editors
|Poetry, prose fiction, b/w phot & art.|
PO box 1297, North Fitzroy, VIC 3069
Editor: Carlie Lazar
C/- B.A.S, Deakin University, Deakin University 221
Burwood Highway, Burwood, VIC 3125
Editor: The Editors
|Subscription: AAUS$10/issue + AAUS$3 postage. Annual, deadline ~ April. May allow simultaneous submissions. Pays in cc's.|
PO Box 598, Torrensville Plaza, SA 5031
Editors: Mark Garnett & Michael Groft
Phone: 08-8443-8001 or 08-8443-8675 E-mail: vernacularlit.hotmail.com
***May have stopped publishing***
Box 5532, West End, QLD, 4101.
Editors: The Editors
|A young writers page in the
monthly magazine Time Off. Accepts submissions from ages
13-26, to 40 lines (prose to 400 words). Accepts e-mail
submissions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Site taken by bad advertising* Unsure of status.
Express Media, 1st Floor, Meat Market Arts House, 42
Courtney Street, North Melbourne, VIC 3051.
Phone: 03-9326-8367 FAX: 03-9326-8076
Editor: Kelly Chandler
|Accepts work only from those under 25 y/o. Pays AUS$60/poem. Subscription: AUS$27.50/yr, cheque to Express Media|
Picaro Press, PO Box 853, Warners Bay, NSW 2282
Editor: Rob Riel. Phone: 02-4965-9868 E-mail: email@example.com
|Subscription AAUS$26/year (11 issues), AAUS$16/6 months, AAUS$3/each, postage and GST incl. Payment: 25% royalty each issue features a single poet. Please query before submitting.|
|W/Edge, attn: The Editors, Faculty of Humanities, UWS (Nepean), PO Box 10, Kingswood, NSW, 2747||Published twice annually, pays in cc's.|
||Prestigious, hard to get into. Pays AUS$40 per poem minimum|
Woorilla Farm, 255 Macclesfield Rd, Avonsleigh, VIC 3782.
Editor: Maria Millers
|Pays in cc's.|
(otherland) Literary Journal P.O.Box 200,
Kingsbury, 3083, Victoria. English-Chinese journal.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com Phone: 61 3 9467 8169 Fax: 61 3 9467 8169 Mobile: 61 419 340 564
Editor: Ouyang Yu
|Price (Individual and postage included): USA and Canada: AAUS$11.50; Australia and New Zealand: AAUS$11.50; Europe: Euro. AAUS$11.50; Singapore: AAUS$11.50; GST inclusive.|