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The Big Issue Classroom has ed...

We’re excited to announce that The Big Issue Classroom has educated an incredible 100,000 students about homelessness since launching in 2009. Homelessness is one of the country’s most significant social issues. ...

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8 November 2017Category: The Big Issue Classroom

Ring in 2018 with The Big Issu...

The new year is just around the corner, which means the Big Issue Calendar is back!  In 2018, get to know vendors from across the country. Meet Daniel from Adelaide who ...

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27 October 2017Category: Magazine

The Big Issue reaches $26 mill...

This week is Anti-Poverty Week and The Big Issue is celebrating a big milestone – $26 million has now gone into the pockets of Big Issue vendors. Since The Big Issue was ...

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16 October 2017Category: Magazine

The Big Issue at Midnight Oil'...

We’re excited to announce that Big Issue vendors will be selling the special Midnight Oil edition of The Big Issue at select shows on the Australian leg of Midnight Oil’s ...

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12 October 2017Category: Magazine

The Big Issue Fiction Edition

There's an extra reason to buy the next edition of The Big Issue magazine: it's our annual Fiction Edition! Each year, this bumper edition is packed with captivating short stories and ...

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17 August 2017Category: Magazine

The Big Issue City2Surf team

A team of vendors, staff and supporters is preparing to take part in the City2Surf in Sydney on Sunday 13 August. The team is walking together to raise money for The ...

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30 June 2017Category: Magazine

Classroom launches in Canberra

The Big Issue Classroom now offers workshops in Canberra, giving school groups an opportunity to gain insights into social issues.  The Big Issue launched the Classroom in 2009 to engage with ...

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29 June 2017Category: The Big Issue Classroom

The Big Issue Celebrates 21 Ye...

There's an extra reason to buy a copy of The Big Issue this fortnight – we're celebrating 21 years of helping people help themselves. Since we launched in 1996, vendors have ...

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16 June 2017Category: Magazine

2017 Homeless World Cup

We’re excited to introduce the Australian team for the 2017 Homeless World Cup. The seven players were selected from our Community Street Soccer Program. This year, the Homeless World Cup will ...

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22 March 2017Category: Street Soccer

Celebrating a big milestone

We're celebrating a big milestone for the men and women who sell The Big Issue around Australia.  Vendors have now earned $25 million since the magazine launched in 1996. We'd like to ...

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17 March 2017Category: Magazine

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