Calling All Fiction Writers!

Submissions are now open for our 2015 fiction edition.

Read more

26 March 2015 Author: Editorial team

2014 Fiction Ed: Take Me Away....

Entries are now open for the 2014 Big Issue fiction edition. The theme is 'Take Me Away'.

Read more

27 March 2014 Author: Editorial Team

Drop us a line!

Our 450th edition is coming out very soon! Help us celebrate this milestone by dropping us a line – we're collecting reflections from readers to ...

Read more

15 January 2014 Author: Editorial team

Our Top 10 Letters of 2013!

The Big Issue is a magazine sold on the streets across Australia by vendors who are homeless, marginalised or disadvantaged. We regularly receive letters from ...

Read more

16 December 2013 Author: Editorial Team

Word-nerd giveaway!

Ever bolted from a party to complete our cryptic crossword? Dumped your grandpa after he beat you in a race to complete Adder's Coil? Whether ...

Read more

9 April 2013 Author: Editorial team

Fiction Edition: Make Me Smile

Entries are now officially open for the 2013 Big Issue fiction edition – an annual highlight of the publishing year. Some big names in Australian ...

Read more

26 March 2013 Author: Editorial team

Fiction Edition

After we announced in May that Hollywood renaissance man James Franco was the star contributor for our 2012 fiction edition, the short story submissions began ...

Read more

19 June 2012 Author: Editorial team