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Submit News. Get Published. Get Paid!
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Global distribution via major news wires
Get paid 50% of all sales revenues
Dynamic, engaging news community
Direct assignments from media & brands

What is Newzulu.com.au?

Newzulu.com.au is Australia’s crowd sourced news wire. Newzulu.com.au allows you to break the news in partnership with Australian Associated Press (AAP) and get paid 50% of all sales revenue. Submit breaking news photos and videos through the web, the Newzulu mobile apps, the Newzulu Facebook app, or add the hashtag #newzulu to your social media post. Newzulu.com.au validates contributions then distributes them through global news wire partnerships. Join Newzulu.com.au, the Australian edition of the world’s largest crowd sourced news wire and marketplace for freelance journalists and creatives. Get published. Get paid.

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How does Newzulu work?

Newzulu.com.au validates, distributes and sells your photos and videos around Australia in partnership with Australian Associated Press (AAP). AAP is Australia’s national news wire, so your contribution can be published instantly by leading websites, newspapers, TV stations and brands. Photos and videos you submit to Newzulu.com.au will also be distributed worldwide through Newzulu’s global partnerships with the world’s leading news wires, including AFP and The Press Association. When AAP or another Newzulu partner sells your photo or video to a publisher, contributors are paid 50% of sales revenues.

How do I submit news to Newzulu?

Newzulu.com.au provides a dynamic participatory news community to freelance and citizen journalists, with capabilities for collaboration and interaction between the community of contributors as news breaks. The Newzulu mobile apps provide freelance and citizen journalists with instant connectivity to the Newzulu crowd sourced news wire, including alerts about breaking news events on a geo-located basis. The Newzulu Facebook app allows submission of news photos and videos directly from within Facebook. Newzulu’s Social Media Reporter trawls social media networks for breaking news, validates and directly engages with contributors to license their photos and videos for news wire distribution.

How does Newzulu syndicate news?

Newzulu Australia is part of the global Newzulu crowd sourced media outlet and freelance platform for journalists and creatives with bureaus in Sydney, Auckland, Paris, London, New York, Toronto and Los Angeles. Newzulu was founded as Citizenside in partnership with Agence France Presse (AFP), the world’s oldest and second largest news wire in 2007. Newzulu acquired Citizenside in 2013 and has since expanded operations of the crowd sourced news wire globally, as part of a long term global partnership deal with AFP. Newzulu has entered regional partnerships with AAP in Australia and The Press Association in the UK and Ireland, to offer contributors unrivalled distribution for their submissions.

What is Newzulu JUMP – Freelance Journalism Marketplace?

Newzulu JUMP is currently in closed beta testing as Australia’s premiere marketplace and workflow platform for freelance journalists and creatives. Newzulu JUMP represents a significant opportunity to freelance journalists and creatives seeking work from Australia’s leading publishers, broadcasters, creative agencies and brands by directly connecting them in an intuitive online interface. News agencies, media outlets, agencies and brands are able to directly engage a journalist or creative, or post assignments for bidding by the 150,000+ registered freelancers in 150+ countries and 10+ languages.

What is Newzulu PITCH - story proposal platform?

Newzulu PITCH is currently in open beta testing as Australia’s premiere platform for freelance journalists and creatives to submit their story ideas to leading Australian and global publishers, broadcasters, creative agencies and brands. Freelance journalists and other creatives can use Newzulu PITCH to seek engagements from media outlets and corporate clients to undertake bespoke projects. Media outlets and corporate clients can use Newzulu PITCH to circulate briefs to Newzulu’s 150,000+ registered freelancers in 150+ countries and 10+ languages.


Newzulu is the world’s leading crowd-sourced news and freelance journalism platform which operates in partnership with Australian Associated Press in Australia and New Zealand. Newzulu was founded in 2007 as Citizenside.com in partnership with Agence France-Presse (AFP) to network over 150,000 citizen journalist contributors in over 150 countries worldwide. Newzulu operates in partnership with the Press Association in the UK & Ireland. Newzulu acts as a platform for the distribution of news photos, videos and opinion through its online sales platform Newzulu Wire and in partnership with AFP and regional news wires. Headquartered in Paris, Newzulu operates bureaus in London, New York, Los Angeles, Montreal, Sydney and Auckland, providing its crowd sourced news feed and citizen journalism platform and editorial services to thousands of editorial and commercial clients globally

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