Haiku Journals: Australia

Echidna Tracks

A new on-line collection of Australian haiku. The editors, Lynette Arden, Simon Hanson and Lyn Reeves, welcome haiku that is particular to our Australian environment and expression and that spring from aspects such as our lifestyle, character, culture and diversity. More information here.

Windfall: Australian Haiku

A small annual print publication which seeks to publish fine examples of contemporary Australian haiku. Submissions are welcome in July each year.

Editor: Beverley George.
Founder and Manager: Peter Macrow.
Published by Blue Giraffe Press. ISSN 1839-5449. Hobart, Blue Giraffe Press issue 1, 2012 –

Guidelines for submissions:

see more Windfall: Australian Haiku

Creatrix Poetry and Haiku Journal

Creatrix poetry journal is an initiative of WA Poets Inc. The first issue was published in June 2008.

Creatrix is published in March, June, September and December of each year.

Our intention is to publish good quality, well-crafted poetry and haiku, but we also particularly like to give new poets the opportunity to be published. At this stage, publication of poetry is for WA Poets Inc members only, however, we are currently accepting good quality haiku from all interested persons. Anyone can become a member of WA Poets Inc, no matter where you live.

Submission Guidelines are available here



Haiku Xpressions – the haiku pages of FreeXpresSion magazine

Cynthia Rowe – Haiku Editor

FreeXpresSion – print magazine published monthly

Any writer whose work is published receives a complimentary copy of FreeXpresSion magazine

Submissions: preferably by email to

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haiku (maximum 10 previously unpublished haiku not on offer elsewhere)
haiga (smaller than 1 A4 page)
haiku sequences (up to 10 haiku per sequence)

FreeXpresSion annual haiku contest

International Haiku Journals

For updated lists of Australian and International Haiku Journals, both in print and on-line, see the website below:

New Zealand Poetry Society: haiku publications