About us

Australian Country Life Magazine was founded in 2014 to profile and record the lifestyle and work of those living in rural Australia, along with a special focus on Australian country music.

We intend to be a breath of fresh air in the publishing world.

We feature real artists, real people, real farmers, real life from the rural regions of Australia we’re all about high-quality writing and photography to bring these stories to life. We’re not city and we’re not the dusty outback – we’re where ordinary Australians are putting their heart and soul into providing food and materials for our nation.

Publisher – Andrew Hennell profile pic
Although originally from Sydney, spending most of his school holidays on a mixed-enterprise family farm near Walla Walla NSW inspired a passion for rural life. He’s since lived in Wagga Wagga, in Canberra, and now on a property just outside Yass NSW. Always keeping a keen interest in rural life and farming, Andrew’s work career has spanned public relations, journalism and photography for a wide range of clients and employers.

Editor – vacant

Advertising manager – vacant

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Contact Us

Hello, feel free to write us your opinion/suggestions about our magazine site 😉 Email: Publisher – Andrew Hennell or use the form below.

Editorial guidelines and complaints

EDITORIAL GUIDELINES We apply the following General Principles to all our content: Accuracy and clarity Ensure that factual material in news reports and elsewhere is accurate and not misleading, and is distinguishable from other material such as opinion. Provide a correction or other adequate remedial action if published material is significantly inaccurate or misleading. Fairness …

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Editorial direction Our editorial focus is on the back roads of Australia, the rural and regional areas and towns; the events, people, places that make this country great. Write for us In the first instance please email an outline of 50-100 words about the piece, its thrust, photos and the section of the magazine it …

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