HVAC&R News is a monthly magazine for tradespeople and end users. It has the highest distribution and readership of any HVAC&R magazine in Australia.

The magazine is direct-mailed to subscribers, as well as distributed free over-the-counter in more than 290+ outlets Australia-wide, including major industry wholesalers, distributors and TAFEs. HVAC&R News reaches tradespeople in the fields on electrical and mechanical services, mechanical contractors, technicians, plumbing, service personnel and installers.

Key facts

  • HVAC&R News has a circulation of 11,510*
  • HVAC&R News has a readership of 28,775*.

*CAB Circulations Audit Board, September 2020

If you're interested in advertising in HVAC&R News, please visit the Advertise webpage, or contact one of our advertising executives (details below).


Latest HVAC&R News issues


April-May 2022 February-March 2022
Summer 2021-22
November 2021

Read past issues


HVAC&R News distribution

HVAC&R News is available to pick-up from the following distributors and wholesalers:

  • Actrol Parts
  • Airefrig Australia 
  • Beijer Ref Australia
  • Cold Chain Group
  • Kirby
  • Daikin DDC
  • Polyaire
  • Reece HVAC
  • Totaline 
  • Tradelink Plumbing
  • TAFEs (listed below).


 State   TAFE   Department   Postcode 
 ACT  Canberra Institute Of Technology       2601
 NSW  Bathurst College of TAFE  Refrigeration Department  2795
 NSW  Nepean/Kingswood TAFE  Refrigeration Section, Bldg N  2747
 NSW  Newcastle Campus of TAFE  Refrigeration Section  2297
 NSW  Granville College of TAFE  Refrigeration Department  2142
 NSW  Sydney Institute of Technology  Refrigeration Department  2007
 NSW  Wollongong TAFE  Refrigeration Department  2500
 QLD  SkillsTech Bracken Ridge  Refrigeration Department  4108
 QLD  SkillsTech Acacia Ridge  Refrigeration Department  4110
 QLD  TNQ Institute of TAFE  Refrigeration Department  4870
 QLD  Barrier Reef Institute of TAFE  Refrigeration Department  4810
 SA  Regency TAFE    5010
 TAS  TasTAFE  Claremont Campus  7010
 VIC  Box Hill Institute  Centre for Electrical & Refrigeration Trades  3128
 VIC  Holmesglen Institute of TAFE  Plumbing Department  3148
 VIC  Holmesglen Institute of TAFE  Engineering & Electrotechnology  3189
 VIC  RMIT  School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering    3053
 VIC  Chisholm Institute  Plumbing and Mechanical Services
 WA  South Metropolitan TAFE  Carlisle Campus  6939


HVAC&R News contacts

Mark Vender


 (03) 8623 3000

Matt Dillon


 (03) 8623 3009

Advertising sales
Glenn Douglas


 0411 839 667

Advertising sales
John McGrath


 0419 556 108