Why we’re retiring the International category from the Walkley Awards

Update: July 12, 2017 We've heard concerns from many journalists about the loss of the Walkley Award for international reporting in our recent suite of changes to the awards. If you shared your feedback, thank you. We know how important the Walkley Awards are to journalists and their careers, we ...

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By the numbers: International stories win (all sorts of) Walkley Awards

By Kate McClymont and Angelos Frangopoulos Walkley Advisory Board chair, 2014-2016, and current chair We’ve heard disappointment from some — including many people we respect and admire — that the Walkley Awards will no longer include an award specifically for international reporting. O ...

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The Walkleys are introducing an award for innovation in journalism. Here’s why.

As we reviewed the Walkley Awards recently, it seemed obvious that we should consider innovation in storytelling. Journalism is changing so fast. And encouraging experimentation in this change is such a big part of what we do at the Walkleys. The awards need to reflect that. At the same time, we mus ...

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Journalism is changing — so the Walkley Awards are, too.

In 2017 we face an industry that looks very different to the last Walkley review in 2013. We know more journalists than ever before are working across multiple platforms. Lots of brilliant work is being done digital-first; but a lot of brilliant and even innovative reporting is done in print, on rad ...

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Photojournalist Andrew Quilty wins Gold at 61st Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism

Freelance photographer Andrew Quilty has won the Gold Walkley Award for his extraordinary body of work, “The Man on the Operating Table”. Related pages Walkley Awards main page Showcase of 2016 general and photo finalists Our other awards for freelancers, women and young journalists (entries ...

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