We acknowledge the Gadigal and Wurundjeri people as the Traditional Custodians of the unceded lands, oceans and skies on which we live and work.

Junkee is Australia’s smartest and most original pop culture title. Junkee goes beyond the headline to give young Australians a fresh take on what’s going in their world. From movies to politics, TV to tech and everything in-between, Junkee covers a broad spectrum of topics from the things that really matter to the things that don’t.

Junkee is the flagship title of Junkee Media, the creators of inthemix, AWOL and Punkee.

In our first year of operation, Junkee was named the Media Brand of the Year at the Mumbrella Awards for our unique, opinionated, funny and intelligent take on popular culture. We strive to always add to the conversation not just the noise by creating content every day to inform, intrigue, provoke and occasionally make you laugh.

We love originality in our news and in our commentary and aim to create content that can start conversations, add something new to well-worn ones and encourage young Australians to look at old topics with fresh eyes.


Some of Junkee’s key editorial staff include:

Editor-in-Chief, Junkee and Punkee
Alice Griffin (she/her)

Junkee Managing Editor 
Nick Bhasin (he/him)

Junkee Staff Writer
Ky Stewart (he/they)
ky.stewart [at]junkeemedia[dot]com

Junkee Staff Writer
Merryana Salem (they/them)

Junkee Staff Writer & Producer
Lia Kim (she/her)

Editorial Code
You can read Junkee Media’s editorial code here.


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Redfern NSW 2016


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