In the Zone is proud to partner with the Australian as its official Media Partner. The Australian newspaper is the home of this country’s policy debate and has the widest coverage of foreign policy in the nation’s media landscape.  The Australian publishes a Special Report each conference highlighting the outcomes of the forum and special opinion pieces, extending the conversation to a national and international audience.

View the Special Reports and other articles published each year to coincide with the conference.



View the 2015 Special Report View additional coverage


Special Reports 2009–2014

"I am confident that in the coming decades the city of Perth will grow in importance as a centre of business, educational and technological excellence in the region. This State will also continue to develop as the epicentre of a global resource and mineral supply economy delivering the growth that has seen an economic power shift to the Asian and Indian Ocean regions." Michael Chaney
Chancellor, The University of Western Australia