The Walkleys are coming

Get your fix of Australia’s best journalism this Thursday November 22. It’s the week we’ve all been waiting for. A fantastic crop of 2018 Walkley finalists have been judged by their peers as the best journalists of the year, and this Thursday night we’ll find out the winners. A shiny, pointy ...

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2018 Walkley Book Award Shortlisted Finalists Announced

November 8, 2018 The Walkley Foundation today announced the shortlist for the Walkley Book Award, part of Australia’s most prestigious journalism accolades, the Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism. The Walkley Book Award celebrates Australian writers who take enduring subjects from new ...

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Walkley Business Journalism Award finalists announced.

The three finalists in the prestigious Business category of the Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism were announced today in Sydney, at a lunch hosted by ING. The 2018 finalists for the Walkley Award for Business Journalism are: Leo Shanahan, Sky News, “CBA international transacti ...

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Finalists announced for the 2018 Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism

Finalists in the 63nd annual Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism were announced tonight at simultaneous events in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. Journalists around Australia submitted over 1,300 entries, which were judged by more than 100 senior industry representatives. The finalists fo ...

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Finalists announced for 2018 Nikon-Walkley Awards for Excellence in Photojournalism and Walkley Documentary Award

Lukas Coch has been named the winner of the 2018 Nikon-Walkley Photo of the Year Prize for “Linda Burney Airborne”. It’s a news image rich in emotion and deeper significance, as described by photographer Lukas Coch: “For Burney it was a bittersweet moment—her son, who was gay, had died just six week ...

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New partnerships to support journalism

The Walkley Foundation is proud to announce a number of new partnerships that will directly support Australian journalists, both emerging and established, and help raise the profile of quality Australian journalism. New partnerships include funded support for two scholarship positions in newsroom ...

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