Create Awards


For more information about advertising on the desktop website, and or in desktop magazine, please contact Joanne Davies.

Desktop magazine

Published 6 times a year, and in its 27th year, desktop is Australia’s most read monthly design culture magazine. With a strong involvement from the design community, desktop is the leading publication for design, covering a vast array of creative fields including animation, advertising/branding, digital media, illustration, packaging, photography, post production, typography and web design. With contributions and insights by a hand picked collection of leading creatives, academics and thinkers both from Australia and overseas, desktop sets out to inspire and inform.
Relaunched in March 2011, is the digital form of Australia’s industry magazine, desktop. It’s a community hub for designers, creative professionals, enthusiasts and advertising gurus. desktop online is a creative space for designers to source daily inspiration through blogs, interviews and design-related news, as well through our user-generated platform, Project Wall.

Desktop enewsletter
Sent weekly, the desktop enewsletter keeps desktop fans up-to-date on breaking industry news, events and other information that reflects the themes of desktop magazine. Display advertising, events listing, branding and other packages are available. Advertising in desktop’s enews delivers outstanding cut-through, with 50% marketshare every send.

Desktop Create Design Awards Sponsorship
For the past ten years, companies have chosen desktop’s Create Design Awards sponsorship as a complete and thorough marketing plan that is, in essence, structured, executed and managed by us on your behalf. Create Design Awards sponsorship offers months of extensive branding, print and online advertising, preferred placement and referral, live exposure at an industry red-carpet event and much more. Sponsorship is carefully structured to create a strong sense of loyalty within the design and creative industries, drive brand awareness, encourage call to action, and essentially increase your exposure and profits.

An example of desktop’s enewsletter