About Us

Photo: “With Love, from Marrakech, Morocco” – Edition 87, by Susan Crichton-Walsh.

First published in March, 2003 and produced locally, Hunter Lifestyle Magazine has evolved to become a lifestyle magazine of acclaimed high standard.

Hunter Lifestyle Magazine stand alone being the only magazine of its calibre for the region.

Hunter Lifestyle Magazine is independently-owned and printed every 2 months (six issues a year). The production is  a concept of Hunter couple, Phil and Marilyn Collins, who are committed to the production of the magazine. The magazine is regarded an exceptional promotional vehicle for leading Hunter-based businesses and regional tourism. Since its inception the magazine has grown in size from 80 pages to 180 pages with thousands of loyal readers, sold state wide in newsagents  and on a subscription base which goes all around Australia.


  • Published every two months – on sale in the last week of February, April, June, August, October and December.
  • Sold through selected newsagents across NSW and the ACT with 60% sold through newsagencies in the Hunter, Sydney’s more affluent areas such as the Eastern Suburbs, Upper and Lower North Shore, the Hills District, Northern Beaches,  Blue Mountains and Mid North Coast.


See our advertising section for further information including advertising kit and publication dates.


Subscribe online for 1 year or 2 years.

A gift subscription is an ideal gift idea for family members, a friend’s birthday or Christmas gift or a thank you to a valued corporate client  – a gift which continues all year long. It’s a perfect gift for anyone living away keeping them in touch with what’s happening in the Hunter and also a gift to welcome a newcomer to the region.

A gift card can be sent heralding the arrival of the commencement of your gift subscription.

Weddings and Social Pages

If you or a family member has married recently ask your photographer to send a high resolution photo for publication. See our weddings section for more information.