Write for us

If you have a story to share – it might be something fantastic happening at your facility, a strategy, initiative or idea that’s going well where you are; maybe an enriching professional learning experience; or your reaction to a topical issue or even a highlight from your own or a colleague’s career — you’re in the right place.

Whatever it is, we’d love to hear about it and welcome pitches on all aged care-related issues and areas of interest.

How to contribute

Via Email

We love receiving contributions from aged care workers, facility operators, academics and other sector stakeholders!

If you have a story, opinion piece or even research article you would like to submit for publication online, simply email news@agedcarenews.com.au

Academic contributions

We welcome contributions from academics.

Send an email to news@agedcarenews.com.au with “Guest contribution: [Proposed Post Title]” in the subject line, and be sure to include the following information:

A few sentences describing your proposed post and a detailed outline

Links to any multimedia you plan to include

A few words about the intended target audience for your piece (for example: aged care workers, facility operators etc.)

A roughly 80-word bio with details about your role in aged care

At least two other pieces you’ve written

Full disclosure of any commercial interest in any products or services mentioned

Your Twitter handle (if you have one)

Please note: We value original submissions. If your post has appeared elsewhere, please indicate where and when.


Our editorial team will discuss your pitch, and if it’s accepted, we’ll ask you to forward a draft of your post. Whilst we don’t have strict word-count restrictions, contributions up to 1000 words are preferred.

All submissions to Aged Care News are subject to our Terms of Use.

We do our best to respond to all proposals within two weeks. If your first pitch is not accepted, we hope you’ll try again with other ideas.

If you have a story idea you’d prefer to pitch to us before you start the writing process, please get in touch with a basic outline of what you’re proposing and we’ll reply as soon as possible with feedback.  Any problems? Email news@agedcarenews.com.au.


Your article may be edited for clarity and space. Please ensure your full name and email address are accurate for proper crediting. Any problems? Email news@agedcarenews.com.au.