The Association of Magazine Publishers of Australia (MPA) was formed in 1995 and represents Australian publishers of consumer, cover-priced and nationally distributed magazines.

MPA’s charter is:

  • Maintain a strong, influential industry voice that promotes the vitality and innovation of the magazine industry, to the advertising and marketing communities, the press and the public.
  • To enhance the perception of magazines as a communication channel, one that enjoys personal and powerful connections with audiences, providing a highly effective environment for advertisers.
  • Provides thought leadership as a catalyst for industry growth.
  • Promotes the value and benefits of magazine content, audiences and advertising across all platforms.

The information and research presented by MPA is compiled on behalf of its member publishers:

  • Bauer Media Group
  • NewsLifeMedia (formerly News Magazines)
  • Pacific Magazines
Bauer Media

MPA Committee

MPA Chairman
Peter Zavecz, CEO, Pacific Magazines
MPA Committee Members
  • David Goodchild, CEO, Bauer Media Group
  • Peter Zavecz, CEO, Pacific Magazines
  • Nicole Sheffield, CEO, NewsLifeMedia
Executive Director
Mary Ann Azer
David Goodchild
Peter Zavecz-resized
Peter Zavecz

Nicole Sheffield
Mary Ann Azer