Journalist Career in Australia

The WIN Network is a diverse media and entertainment group with television as the core business, and business interests in radio, film and television production, telecommunications and specialist engineering.

The WIN Television Network is Australia’s largest commercial television network, providing first-class entertainment and news services across Australia.

They generally have opportunities for Journalists at WIN Local News service based in Cairns.

Check out the latest job vacancies by visiting:


Some Technical Skills, knowledge and experience that employers in Australia look before hiring a Journalist

  • Must hold the right o work in Australia
  • University qualification majoring in Journalism
  • Knowledge in local, national and international news stories affecting the community
  • Demonstrated understanding and working knowledge of media law
  • Good communication skills

Tip: When applying for a related position try to include the above mentioned skills in the Cover Letter

Resume Suggestion

Following is a link to a related CV sample [PDF format] which you could review to create your custom Journalism (Freelance Journalist) related Resume


General Australia Resume Format Suggestion

Following is a link to an article giving tips for creating an Australian style CV which you could review to create your custom Resume

Study Journalism in Australia (Some related courses that could help you become an Australian Journalist)

Migrating as a Journalist to Australia

Immigrating and finding a job in Australia are two seperate things.

To see if your occupation/skills are in demand in Australia(i.e. how easy it is for you to migrate/work/live in Australia based on your conditions) check out State Sponsorship Lists of various Australian States/Territories:

Australian Capital Territory (Popular city is Canberra) Migration Information Website –

New South Wales (Popular city is Sydney) Migration Information Website –

Northern Territory (Popular city is Darwin) Migration Information Website-

Queensland (Popular cities are Brisbane, Gold Coast) Migration Information Website –

South Australia (Popular city is Adelaide) Migration Information Website –

Tasmania (Popular city is Hobart) Migration Information Website –

Victoria (Popular city is Melbourne) Migration Information Website –

Western Australia (Popular city is Perth) Migration Information Website –

Note: The links mentioned on this page might change over period of time if the related organisation changes the website/webpage. Do email if you come across any broken link on this site.

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