y Pacific Magazines archive  
Issue Details: First known date: 1902 1902
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Type of Media


Access for Researchers

By appointment

Content Summary

  • Magazines: Mostly complete collections of the magazines published by the company, many in bound volumes, e.g. "New Idea"
  • Bound volumes from 1902 to the present, and also some supplements, such as "Baby Knitting" c1950s
  • Other magazines include "Better Homes and Gardens", "Who", "Practical Parenting", "Girlfriend", etc., 1902-present
  • Photographs, slides, negatives: B&W and colour, taken for the magazines
  • Also a large collection of publicity photos provided to the magazines, relating to films and television programs, 1950s-present
  • Clippings files: major articles from all the company’s magazines, particularly those focussing on Australian topics, 1970s-present
  • Miscellaneous files on various media topics, e.g. “Logie Awards”, including lists of awards and some printed programs of awards events


Pacific Magazines is the magazine publishing arm of the Seven Television Network, and produces some 28 magazines.


Pacific Magazines, lifestyle, "New Idea", "Better Homes and Gardens", "Who", "Practical Parenting", "Girlfriend", television, Logies

Contact Name

Ms Pam Prior, Editorial Librarian


Media City, Technology Park, 8 Central Avenue, Eveleigh, NSW 2015

Phone and Fax

Ph +61 (2) 9394 2000



Website Link 1


Website Link 2

Affiliation Notes

  • This record is included in AustLit because it forms part of the Media Archives Project. AustLit does not comprehensively cover Australian Archives.

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