News.

18.12.23

Ben Shepherd joins Schwartz Media as CEO

Schwartz Media is thrilled to announce Ben Shepherd will join the company as chief executive.

24.11.23

Schwartz wins three Walkley Awards

The Monthly, The Saturday Paper and 7am were honoured at this year’s Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism, with wins in longform journalism, explanatory journalism and specialist reporting.

30.10.23

7am to release a new investigative podcast on Rupert Murdoch, hosted by Paddy Manning.

From Wednesday, November 1, Rupert: The Last Mogul will deliver the first comprehensive audio documentary on the world’s most powerful media titan.

04.10.23

Daniel James to host 7am for a week-long series explaining the Voice to Parliament

From Monday, October 9, 7am’s latest special series, “The fight for a Voice”, will provide an in-depth, trustworthy guide to understanding the referendum.

06.07.23

Schwartz Media releases a new weekly podcast, Read This.

Every Thursday, you’ll hear the best writers from Australia and around the world talk about their lives and their work. The first episode, featuring celebrated Australian author Helen Garner, is out now.

29.06.23

Ange McCormack joins as 7am host for maternity cover; plus a special limited series on robo-debt with Rick Morton.

Australia’s number one news podcast, 7am, will welcome award-winning journalist Ange McCormack as host and executive producer while Ruby Jones is away on maternity leave.

25.03.23

7am honoured at Quill Awards for Excellence in Journalism

The Melbourne Press Club has announced 7am as the winner of the 2022 Quill for Reporting on Disability Issues. The win was for the episode “The Killing of Ann Marie Smith”.

22.11.22

7am lands accolades at Australian Podcast Awards

The dynamic team behind Australia’s No. 1 news podcast has been recognised at this year’s Australian Podcast Awards in the categories of Current Affairs and Best Interview.

18.11.22

Schwartz takes home three Walkley Awards

The Monthly, The Saturday Paper and 7am were well represented at this year’s Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism, with finalists in long-form journalism, photography, commentary and outstanding public-service journalism.

19.10.22

7am first daily news podcast to be a Walkley Award finalist

7am is a finalist for the Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism in the category of Public Service Journalism for its April 5, 2022 episode “The Killing of Ann Marie Smith”.

17.10.22

Schwartz Media receives five nominations at Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism

The Monthly, The Saturday Paper and 7am journalists are finalists across a range of categories for this year’s Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism, including long-form journalism, commentary, photography and outstanding public service journalism.

11.10.22

Award-winning producer and journalist Sarah McVeigh joins Schwartz Media as Head of Audio

Respected journalist Sarah McVeigh is joining Schwartz Media as head of its audio division.

20.05.22

The Monthly welcomes new editor Michael Williams and farewells outgoing editor Nick Feik

Schwartz Media announces the appointment of respected publisher and broadcaster Michael Williams as editor of The Monthly.

10.05.22

New editorial appointments for Schwartz Media continue The Saturday Paper’s dedication to narrative journalism.

Schwartz Media is pleased to announce two new appointments to our editorial team: Emily Barrett to the role of managing editor on The Saturday Paper and Martin McKenzie-Murray to the role of associate editor.

08.04.22

Scott Mitchell joins No. 1 news podcast in Australia

Schwartz Media is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Mitchell as editor of 7am.

25.08.21

Introducing Everybody Knows: A new investigative podcast series

Schwartz Media launches a gripping new investigative series: Everybody Knows.

16.08.21

Osman Faruqi appointed head of audio and Louise Burke joins as audience editor

Schwartz Media has created two new roles that will see an expansion of its audio and make its journalism more accessible for digital audiences.