As the arts return to our stages, spaces and screens, we are continuing to put Australian creators in the limelight. Having comprehensively documented the creative industries for almost two decades, Limelight has become one of the most recognised mastheads and is a proudly independent voice.

Limelight magazine covers
Covers of Limelight magazine, 2020-2022

From Tuesday 5 July, a subscription to Limelight will increase to $99 for 11 print issues and 12 months’ digital access, and a monthly digital subscription will be $4 per month.

However, an annual digital subscription will decrease to $48 for 12 months, and our brand new $88 two-year digital subscription will include two months’ free.

For the next six days, we’re running a special offer for you to subscribe and beat the price increase. Subscribe by Monday 4 July, 11:59pm AEST and enjoy Australia’s most comprehensive coverage of music, arts and culture at the previous subscription price.

Subscribe now to take a one-year print and digital subscription at $88 (a saving of $11 off the new subscription price) or a monthly digital subscription at $3 (a saving of $1 on the new subscription price).

If you’re already a Limelight subscriber please note that the new subscription price won’t apply until your subscription is renewed.

Thank you for supporting Limelight, Australia’s most comprehensive coverage of music, arts and culture.

With over 10,000 individual articles published, there's so much to discover with a Limelight subscription.

Not sure where to start? We’ve included links to some of our website’s most popular content for you to explore.

Australian stories

Our features offer an in-depth look at music, arts and culture from both at home and abroad.

Timely arts coverage

Stay up to date with the arts through our daily news and reviews coverage.

Listen as you read

Listen to new playlists monthly from our magazines and the Australian Art Music playlist.

Monthly columns

World Premiere, Cutting Edge, On Screen by film critic Lynden Barber, Guy Noble’s Soapbox by the popular arts presenter.

In our next issue

Our August 2022 issue will include articles by Lindy Hume on Australia’s regional arts boom, and Dr Anita Collins on music education. Available online for subscribers to access from Monday 25 July.

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