Member Benefits


Membership to KYD gives you access to much more than a magazine. Our members are invited to join a community—one that provides advice, opportunity and guidance to writers and readers at all stages of their careers, as well as the best new writing on Australian culture delivered to your inbox each week.

A KYD membership provides you with:

  • • Unlimited reading on the KYD website
  • • Exclusive members-only offers and giveaways (make sure you’re signed up to our e-news!), as well as special additional content
  • • The invitation to pitch your writing to us and enter all our writing awards
  • • Free access to our ‘Pitch, Publish, Promote’ short online course, full of tips on how to craft your pitch, develop your ideas and share your writing
  • • $50 off all new-release online writing courses (with a 10% discount on all other courses year-round)
  • • Exclusive round-up of the writing opportunities, prizes, awards and submissions openings across Australia
  • • The option of a discounted copy of our yearly short story anthology, New Australian Fiction


Become a KYD member today from $49.95. More information here.

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Here’s what some of our readers said about KYD in a recent survey:

‘Australia’s best cultural and literary journal.’

‘Irreverent, with a finger firmly on the pulse.’

‘Inclusive, edgy and contemporary, a magazine that inspires readers to become writers.’

‘An essential pathway into the Australian literary landscape.’

‘Fearless writing giving voice to a new world.’

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