Australasian Science: Australia's authority on science since 1938

Advertise in Australasian Science

Australasian Science is the only magazine dedicated to science in Australia and New Zealand. It is published six times per year in newsagents and by subscription.

Subscribers receive a print copy of the magazine plus access to all content online. Libraries and institutions have IP-authenticated access, enabling automatic login for all users.

Our most recent survey of readers found that:
  • 68% of readers have a professional interest in science
  • 65% have a scientific qualification
  • 46% read more than 80% of each edition
  • 74% read more than 60% of each edition
  • 32% do not read any other science magazine available in newsagents
  • 69% read no more than one other science magazine available in newsagents.

Readers of Australasian Science are highly satisfied with the core values of the magazine, such as its editorial independence and focus on local science. Their tendency to read it "from cover-to cover" was reinforced by highly favourable ratings of the magazine's various sections and their presentation.

The survey results indicate that Australasian Science has a very loyal and unique readership that can be reached by advertisers.


CMYK or grayscale files can be provided as PDF or JPG files emailed to Larger files can be delivered by FTP and other filesharing applications by arrangement.

JPG files must be at 300 dpi at the size booked. Fonts must be embedded in PDF files. Crop marks and a 3 mm bleed are required for art that extends to the edge of the page.

Trim size: 297 x 210mm
Bleed size: 307 x 215mm


Australasian Science is published six times per year, with issues published in January, March, May, July, September and November. Advertising deadlines are 4 weeks prior to the month of publication. Final art must be received by this time.


Email science "at" to book your advertisement.


Colour is available on all pages. Rates are the same for colour and mono advertisements.


Cover Page (IFC, IBC, OBC): $1685
297 mm H x 210 mm W + 3 mm bleed

Double Page Spread: $2280
297 mm H x 420 mm W + 3 mm bleed

Full Page: $1290
297 mm H x 210 mm W
Type area 245 mm H x 175 mm W

1/2 Page: $880
Horizontal: 120 mm H x 175 mm W
Vertical: 245 mm H x 85 mm W

1/3 Page: $660
Horizontal: 80 mmH x 175 mm W
Vertical: 245 mm H x 55 mm W

1/4 Page: $495
Horizontal: 60 mm H x 175 mm W
Vertical: 120 mm H x 85 mm W

Sponsored Content: price on application

Inserts: price on application
Single page: 297 H x 210 mm W


Advertisements appear on all pages viewed.

Top Banner:
90 px H x 728 px W

Tall Rectangle Beneath Cover:
600 px H x 160 px W

Small Rectangle Beneath Cover:
250 px H x 300 px W
400 px H x 240 px W

Top Right Box:
90 px H x 276 px W

Sponsored Content:
Price on application


There is a 20% discount for three consecutive print bookings of the same size or three consecutive months online. There is no discount for advertising agencies.

*Prices include GST. There is no agency discount.