The Naval Association of Australia produces and distributes a high quality quarterly journal for members, it is published and distributed in house by a dedicated team of Volunteers.

        Each White Ensign magazine contains:

   The Navy Today, helping our members to keep in touch with the Service as   it moves into the 21st Century.

   Current Issues, informing our members of issues that affect them.

   Sub Section News, happenings and activities around Australia.

   Ship Association News.

   Veterans’ Affairs, vital information for Veterans and their families     Letters from Association members.

We are constantly looking for your stories to add to A White Ensign Magazine.  If you have got a story to tell – if it is funny, embarrassing (at the time!) or simply needs to be told.  Send it to  whiteensignmagazine@hotmail.com  for publication – don’t forget to include photographs.

DEADLINE FOR ARTICLES/ADVERTS Copy for Advertisements may be accepted up until 14 days prior to publication of each edition.


 The White Ensign magazine is always looking for advertisers who may wish to reach a wide naval audience including serving personnel ashore and afloat. 


COVER_WEM0114_FORWEB_96dpi_24JUL2014White Ensign is the Official Journal of the Naval Association of Australia and has served the Naval and ex-Naval communities over many years. The Journal has the complete support of the Chief of Navy.

The Naval Association of Australia controls the publication of the Journal through the White Ensign Management Committee (WEMC). The WEMC determines broad publishing, advertising and financial policy with day-to-day management exercised by the Editor.

Advertising will appear throughout the White Ensign.  Each issue features a broad range of topics addressing current naval and defence industry news, outstanding naval/defence, personnel, historical events and items of general interest – which include subjects such as finance and investment, family and welfare matters and every day events.  White Ensign Magazine is included in Australian Warship magazine which is published at least 8 times per annum with White Ensign Magazine being published in 4 editions each year.

Distribution  White Ensign magazine is distributed to Naval Association of Australia members, affiliated Ship Associations, non-member subscribers.

Note  Advertising copy may be accepted up until 7 days prior to publication by arrangement with the Editor.

The determinations (portrait/landscape) and size/dimensions of advertisements must be advised at least seven days before White Ensign Magazine is due to be sent for printing and the camera ready artwork must be submitted at least two clear days before printing date.

Production  The material requirements / advertising copy and specifications for White Ensign are as follows:-  Page Size – The Magazine is usually 80 full A4 sized pages although this may be varied by the publisher from time to time to include special features.  Full Colour – High resolution 300dpi colour separations in negative form right reading, emulsion down plus colour proof

General       –  Journal staff will prepare advertising, copy material/rough layouts                       provided by the advertiser. Price on application.  ADVERTISING WILL BE DISTRIBUTED THROUGHOUT THE ENTIRE WHITE ENSIGN MAGAZINE.