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Local stories, told Swell.

A print magazine celebrating
the Newcastle region.

Swell Magazine is a local Newcastle Publication, written as the perfect companion for your sunny Sunday morning. Designed as a collectors item, something to have and to hold, the pages of Swell are to be enjoyed slowly and devoured and returned to time and time again. We’re all for celebrating the city we love and the community we’re a part of. 

We’re storytellers, explorers, creatives and passionate about our postcode.

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Know someone who was featured in an issue? Looking for extra copies to treat yo’self or a friend? Filling gaps in your bookcase? Here you’ll find back issues packed full of great stories. Not that we play favourites here at Swell, but if we did we’d recommend issue 6. It’s a gooden.

Local stories, told Swell.

A print magazine celebrating
the Newcastle region.

Swell Magazine is a local Newcastle Publication, written as the perfect companion for your sunny Sunday morning. Designed as a collectors item, something to have and to hold, the pages of Swell are to be enjoyed slowly and devoured and returned to time and time again. We’re all for celebrating the city we love and the community we’re a part of. 

We’re storytellers, explorers, creatives and passionate about our postcode.

Issue 11 - on sale now!

Welcome to Issue 11! Since we’re all spending much more time at home, we thought we’d fill our pages with everything that makes a house a home. We take you on a tour of some spectacular local homes and cover everything from how to avoid the pains of moving, to fantastic local products that will add that special splash of colour to any space. As a bonus, we also take a deep dive into what it’s like to renovate a (spectacular) holiday home. So settle in with the 11th issue of Swell, and welcome home.

Issue 11 - on sale now!

Welcome to Issue 11! Since we’re all spending much more time at home, we thought we’d fill our pages with everything that makes a house a home. We take you on a tour of some spectacular local homes and cover everything from how to avoid the pains of moving, to fantastic local products that will add that special splash of colour to any space. As a bonus, we also take a deep dive into what it’s like to renovate a (spectacular) holiday home. So settle in with the 11th issue of Swell, and welcome home.

Latest News

Whether you’ve missed a story or simply dropping by for a glimpse behind the scenes, you’ve come to the right place. Here you’ll find a mixed bag of current articles, tales from the archive, and a few stories that didn’t quite make it to print. Peruse, if you will.

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Shop Mags

Know someone who was featured in an issue? Looking for extra copies to treat yo’self or a friend? Filling gaps in your bookcase? Here you’ll find back issues packed full of great stories. Not that we play favourites here at Swell, but if we did we’d recommend issue 6. It’s a gooden.

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Here at Swell, we are super passionate about awesome local people, doing pretty amazing things. But there’s no way the pages you see every quarter would be possible, without the incredible support from our sponsors (some have even been with us since day one!).

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