2017: Media Legends of NSW

Read the Media Legends of NSW book


Media Legends of NSW - an e-book published by the Melbourne Press Club in August 2017 - celebrates the lives and careers of 28 figures who shaped the early days of New South Wales journalism and media.

Among their ranks are the founders of the Packer and Fairfax dynasties, great storytellers including Henry Lawson, Banjo Paterson and Mary Gilmore, as well as artists, photographers and cartoonists who defined the modern forms of their craft.

Profiles were written by some of the great practitioners and researchers of contemporary Australian media.

Click on the link above to read Media Legends of NSW.