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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2018 Walkley Documentary Award longlist announced

Six outstanding documentaries longlisted for the 2018 Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism will be screened at Sydney’s State Library of NSW in October, giving the public a free viewing of the finest work in the field over the past year. The films span a range of topics, from a family sag ...

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Finalists announced for 2018 Walkley Mid-Year Awards

Finalists announced for Walkley Mid-Year Awards The Walkley Foundation is delighted to announce finalists for its 2018 Mid-Year Awards. Peer-judged and selected on the basis of journalistic excellence, the Mid-Year Awards suite includes the Young Australian Journalist of the Year Awards, a ...

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Michael Bachelard and Kate Geraghty win Gold at 62nd Walkley Awards for Mosul coverage

November, 29, 2017 — ​Fairfax Media’s Michael Bachelard and Kate Geraghty have won the Gold Walkley Award​ for their extraordinary work, “Surviving IS: Stories of Mosul”. The ancient city of Mosul’s devastation by Islamic State may feel unthinkably tragic and distant, but Michael Bachelard and Ka ...

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Shortlist Announced for Walkley Book Award

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 Foundation thanks Media Super for its support on the Walkley Book Award.  The Walkley ...

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Nikon-Walkley Photo of the Year prize unveiled; finalists announced for 2017 Nikon-Walkley Awards for Excellence in Photojournalism and Walkley Documentary Award

Grant Trouville’s “50 Years of Tears” has been named the winner of the 2017 Nikon-Walkley Photo of the Year Prize. On the victors’ stage after the 2016 NRL grand final, Cronulla Sharks captain Paul Gallen told fans “turn your porch lights off, because we are coming home with the trophy”. He was refe ...

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