Dear Fellow Communicators –


For scientific organisations keen to raise the public profile and impact of their work in 2009, SciNews – the science news media delivery service designed by science communicators for science communicators – is available for the first time to all Australasian research agencies and organisations.


Key features includes:

·         - A media database with over 2000 continually updated contacts

·         - International distribution to key science reporters and media worldwide

·         - A service extensively tested on over 600 scientific media releases over 6 years

·         - No joining fees or subscriptions. The lowest media delivery rates going, charged according to use.


Access to SciNews is only available to legitimate Australasian scientific R&D organisations and is subject to approval. To find out more, please visit or contact us at


To see how easy SciNews is to use, check out the screencast:


Successful communicating for 2009


Julian Cribb FTSE

Michael MacDonald