About Archer

Archer Magazine is an award-winning print publication about sexuality, gender and identity. It is published twice-yearly in Melbourne, Australia, with a focus on lesser-heard voices and the uniqueness of our experiences.

Archer accepts story and photography pitches, see our guidelines for more info.

We also love feedback and discussion, so please keep in touch.

Archer Magazine
PO Box 651
Carlton South, VIC 3053

Amy Middleton - Archer Magazine

Amy Middleton | Founder + publisher

Amy is a Melbourne-based journalist and founder of Archer Magazine. Amy has written and edited for Australian Geographic, The Guardian, Rolling Stone, The Big Issue, Junkee, Meanjin, The Lifted Brow and more. In her spare time, she plays Aussie Rules football and collects interesting editions of Alice in Wonderland.

Alexis Desaulniers-Lea - Archer Magazine

Alexis Desaulniers-Lea | Art & Design Curator

Alexis is a photographer, creative director, studio founder and image + design curator. Her work focuses on exploring and celebrating gender identity, sexuality, sensuality and expression through movement and character. With a passion for shared storytelling and connected collaboration she launched Cat Scratch Studio in November 2018, an artist-friendly studio space that provides creators, specifically women and gender diverse people, a space to delve into their creative ideas and bridge gaps between communities. For the last decade she has been the image and design curator for international print magazine Archer, which provides a print platform for lesser heard voices through stories and pictures, and most recently, an original content creator for Passionfruit Sensuality Shop, an online and brick and mortar shop with a focus on sex and pleasure education based in Fitzroy. She has been running her own photography business for the last six years based at Bighouse Arts in Coburg, taking portraits of those in arts and entertainment.

Angela Iaria, Archer Magazine

Angela Iaria | Layout designer

Ange is graphic designer and all-round creative based in Naarm. She is obsessed with layout design and how we can use text and images to tell meaningful stories. She has previously worked with Dumbo Feather, Small Giants and The School of Life. When not working you will find her taking photos on her film camera, making collages or trying to re-create a bougie cocktail or two.

Hailey Moroney - Archer Magazine

Hailey Moroney | Image Curator and Digital Specialist

Hailey Moroney is a photographer, entrepreneur, and digital marketing specialist based in Naarm (Melbourne). Since 2018, Hailey has been on the design team at Archer Magazine, the world’s most inclusive publication about sexuality and gender, curating images and managing the magazine’s Instagram channel. Hailey runs Bedford Studios, a vintage and upcycling studio that is size and gender inclusive. Hailey’s interests include vintage cars, cowboy boots and her three-legged kitten, Puzzles.

Dani Leever | Online editor

Dani Leever is Archer Magazine's Online Editor. They write and edit narrative non-fiction, and have been published in Junkee, SBS, Scum Magazine and Freemantle Press' anthology Don't Think of A Pink Elephant. Outside their Archer work, their alter ego is DJ Gay Dad. Their trusty carabiner of USBs have graced the decks of countless queer parties all around so-called Australia.

Alex Creece, Archer Magazine

Alex Creece | Online editor

Alex Creece is a writer, editor, collage artist, and average kook living on Wadawurrung land. Alex's first book is Potty Mouth, Potty Mouth (Cordite Books, 2024).

Sexuality - Gender - Identity