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HVAC&R News Magazine

HVAC&R News is AIRAH’s free magazine for tradespeople and end users. It has the highest distribution and readership of any HVAC&R magazine in Australia.

Available in hard copy

This free magazine is available over-the-counter at more than 300+ outlets Australia-wide – including major industry wholesalers, distributors, and TAFEs.

Formerly known as HVAC&R Nation, the journal was rebranded in February 2022 to better align it with the HVAC&R News website.

Available online

HVAC&R News is a website dedicated to bringing you the latest from across the industry.

It is also home to The Lighter Side – from-the-field finds, submitted by our readers.

Feb-Mar 2024

Summer 2023-24

Oct-Nov 2023

Aug-Sep 2023


HVAC&R News is free! You can find a copy of our latest issue at these locations.

Actrol Parts

Airefrig Australia

Beijer Ref Australia

Cold Chain Group


Daikin DDC


Reece HVAC


Tradelink Plumbing

You can also look for HVAC&R News at these TAFEs:

ACT | 2601

Canberra Institute Of Technology

NSW | 2795

Bathurst College of TAFE

Refrigeration Department

NSW | 2747

Nepean/Kingswood TAFE

Refrigeration Section, Bldg N

NSW | 2297

Newcastle Campus of TAFE

Refrigeration Section

NSW | 2142

Granville College of TAFE

Refrigeration Department

NSW | 2007

Sydney Institute of Technology

Refrigeration Department

NSW | 2500

Wollongong TAFE

Refrigeration Department

QLD | 4810

Barrier Reef Institute of TAFE

Refrigeration Department

QLD | 4110

SkillsTech Acacia Ridge

Refrigeration Department

QLD | 4108

SkillsTech Bracken Ridge

Refrigeration Department

QLD | 4870

TNQ Institute of TAFE

Refrigeration Department

SA | 5010

Regency TAFE

Tas | 7010


Claremont Campus

Vic | 3128

Box Hill Institute

Centre for Electrical & Refrigeration Trades

Vic | 3175

Chisholm Institute

Plumbing and Mechanical Services

Vic | 3148

Holmesglen Institute of TAFE

Plumbing Department

Vic | 3189

Holmesglen Institute of TAFE

Engineering & Electrotechnology

Vic | 3053


School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

WA | 6939

South Metropolitan TAFE

Carlisle Campus

By the numbers

(CAB Circulations Audit Board, September 2023)



HVAC&R News reaches tradespeople in the fields of electrical and mechanical services, mechanical contractors, technicians, plumbing, service personnel, and installers.

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