About Time Out

Who we are

We believe in a life of cultural exploration and social adventure. Time Out exists to inspire you to lead a richer life, to know your city, and to have more fun.

We live among the creators, the innovators, and the change makers. We promote and empower those driving positive cultural change.

Uniquely in our market, our products are written and curated by expert critics. We provide our audience with the most trusted, informed and authoritative guide to the best of what’s happening in their city.

What we do

Through sharing first-hand experience, our expert critics connect our audience with only the best of what’s happening in their city.

If it isn’t worth knowing about, we don’t write about it.

We provide market-leading social planning tools to inspire and enable our readers to get out, discover, and explore their city. We deliver relevant, authentic and useful content and experiences to a discerning audience – wherever, whenever and in whatever format our readers choose.

A global network

Founded in 1968, Time Out has become the authority on entertainment, events, and everything that’s happening in the most exciting cities in the world. Reaching more than 39 million people, in 89 cities, in 38 countries every month, through a range of media channels, we provide our readers with everything they need to know to make the most of their cities.

Winner of the 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2014 PPA Awards for International Consumer Media Brand Of The Year, we launched Time Out Australia in 2007, and have grown rapidly ever since.

Our products

Our products are social planning tools, each designed to reach our discerning audience of cultural explorers and social adventurers, who typically influence their friends entertainment, travel and consumption habits.


Our market-leading desktop and mobile sites draw an audience of over 1,000,000 UBs. Our sites feature a number of advertising products, including: high impact takeovers, standard and rich media display (desktop & mobile), premium desktop display and more.


Our quarterly magazines – Time Out Sydney and Time Out Melbourne – offer a best-of package, a highly curated, inspirational selection of only the best entertainment. Our magazines reach an audience of over 228,000 readers, through a CAB-audited circulation of over 53,000.


Our weekly newsletters reach a deeply engaged audience of over 90,000, and provide opportunities to promote your brand, product or service through display advertising, branded content, and solus executions.

Branded content

We create branded content solutions – from short listings to full custom-published guides – through the innovative application of our brand attributes, we motivate engagement by speaking to our audience in a voice they can relate to.


With a calendar of well-established annual events (dating back to 2008), our Food Awards, Pub Awards, and Bar Awards events offer brands a regular opportunity for real-world engagement with the Time Out audience.

Our team

Our business is driven by passionate people. Time Out’s passion for what we do, and our willingness to go the extra mile for those around us helps provide our partners with meaningful engagement with our audience.

We also know that Time Out’s success is founded on people who understand our brand and our value working together. Through a collaborative approach, we always work hard to integrate our clients’ brands into the Time Out marketplace.

Meet the team.