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500 Reasons to Celebrate

We're excited to release our 500th edition, which is also our annual Christmas magazine, this Friday (11 December). Dave Hughes, Annabel Crabb, Matt Moran and players from Carlton and Fremantle football clubs ...

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8 December 2015Category: Magazine

Governor-General visit

We were privileged to have Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove recently visit The Big Issue’s head office in Melbourne. The Governor-General spoke with students from Footscray City College in The Big Issue ...

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3 December 2015Category: Magazine

The Big Idea winners announced

A mental health awareness program for youth in regional areas and a social enterprise combining permaculture and work opportunities were announced as winners of The Big Idea, at an awards ...

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1 December 2015Category: The Big Idea

The Big Issue Acknowledges You...

Initiatives including a hostel that provides emergency accommodation and a mental health awareness program for youth in regional areas are among seven finalists of The Big Idea, a national university ...

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27 November 2015Category: The Big Idea

The 2016 Big Issue Calendar - ...

The Big Issue is turning 20 and we wanted to celebrate – every month of the year! The Big Issue 2016 Anniversary Calendar will be available nationally on 26th October! In ...

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26 October 2015Category: Magazine

Homes for Homes

The Big Issue is launching a new initiative with the potential to raise more than $1.8 billion for social and affordable housing. Homes for Homes will encourage homeowners and organisations involved in ...

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17 September 2015Category: Magazine

The Big Issue and Westpac join...

4th August 2015 Media release: We are pleased to announce that the Women’s Subscription Enterprise (WSE) is the recipient of the Westpac 2015 Mary Reibey Grant. The WSE will receive $240,000 over ...

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4 August 2015Category: Women's Subscription Enterprise

The Big Quiz

The Big Issue presents: The Big Quiz Put your heads together for The Big Issue! Get a team of eight together, and take part in a night of fun, trivia, games and ...

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20 July 2015Category: Magazine

Community Soccer Funding.

Media release: Kicking goals with community soccer program. The Big Issue’s Community Street Soccer Program will continue to provide positive health outcomes for disadvantaged and marginalised Australians following a $2 million Australian ...

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17 March 2015Category: Street Soccer

Circulation increase.

We are thrilled to announce an increase in circulation over the past 6 months according to the latest figures from the Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC). The latest ABC circulation audit ...

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24 February 2015Category: Magazine

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