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Lunch for vendors

Our Adelaide sellers were treated to lunch by celebrity chef Simon Bryant on April 17, giving them a taste of the menu for our upcoming SA fundraiser, The Big Lunch. Bryant, ...

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18 April 2013Category: Magazine

Parliamentarian Soccer Cup

Federal politicians will swap their suits for soccer jerseys as part of our annual Parliamentarian Street Soccer Cup in Canberra on March 14. The Cup aims to raise awareness of our ...

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5 March 2013Category: Street Soccer

International Women's Day

Help support homeless and disadvantaged women by taking out a subscription to The Big Issue magazine on International Women’s Day this Friday (March 8).  We employ women experiencing issues such as ...

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4 March 2013Category: Women's Subscription Enterprise

Ed Sheeran Concert

Warner Music Australia is helping raise funds for The Big Issue as part of Ed Sheeran’s national tour. The award-winning singer is a supporter of The Big Issue in the UK ...

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19 February 2013Category: Magazine

International Vendor Week

Thanks to everyone who helped us celebrate International Street Paper Vendor Week from February 4-10. Well-known personalities including Andrew Denton, comedian Colin Lane and the lord mayors of Melbourne and Adelaide ...

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13 February 2013Category: Magazine

The Big Issue at Tropfest

Love films and reading? Head to Tropfest, the world’s largest short film festival this Sunday (February 17).  Thanks to a partnership with Tropfest, our vendors will sell magazines at festival venues ...

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13 February 2013Category: Magazine

Street Football Festival

The Big Issue Street Football Festival wrapped up on January 28, with a thrilling final of our Community Street Soccer Program National Championships at Darling Harbour. The grand final saw Queensland ...

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28 January 2013Category: Magazine

2013 CEO CookOff

CEOs across Australia will swap their suits for aprons as part of the CEO CookOff on February 11. The event - an initiative of Qantas and OzHarvest – aims to create ...

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22 January 2013Category: Magazine

The Big Idea

A team of students from the University of New South Wales has been named the winner of our inaugural The Big Idea competition. The Big Idea asked university students to come ...

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3 December 2012Category: The Big Idea

2013 calendar out now

Looking for Christmas presents? Our 2013 calendar is the warmest and fuzziest gift idea going around - available from vendors for $5. It features cartoons by Andrew Weldon and illustrations by ...

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29 November 2012Category: Magazine

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