About Quakers

Quakers share a way of life rather than a set of beliefs. We seek to experience God (however we understand that word) directly, within ourselves and in our relationships with others and the world around us. For more information visit the Quakers Australia website.

About The Australian Friend

The Australian Friend is the official journal of The Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in Australia Inc. It has been continuously published since 1887. There are four issues per year, in March, June, September and December.

The Australian Friend is available free online to all readers. This includes the opportunity to comment on articles (comments are moderated before publication). A printed version is available to those Members of Australian Yearly Meeting who request it at no cost. Non-members who wish to obtain the printed version should contact caustfriend@quakersaustralia.info for a price.

The online Australian Friend is under the care of New South Wales Regional Meeting
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Articles published in The Australian Friend are copyright to their individual authors. Permission to re-publish material in other Quaker publications is hereby granted, provided full attribution of author and source is made. All other requests for republication should be directed to the editors. (caustfriend@quakersaustralia.info).


The views expressed in The Australian Friend are not necessarily those of the editors or of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in Australia.