nextmedia acquires Australian Mountain Bike Magazine

July 3, 2013

nextmedia today announced that it has acquired Australian Mountain Bike magazine from Bauer Media.

Australian Mountain Bike “AMB” magazine, now in its 22nd year of publication, is the number one mountain biking magazine in Australia. AMB delivers to a passionate community of mountain biker’s expert views, reviews, bike and equipment tests, tracks and trail guides, interviews and event coverage. AMB is a trusted authority for advice for the reader whether novice or pro, weekend warriors, cross country racers, downhill demons or dirt jumpers.

David Gardiner, Chief Executive Officer of nextmedia said, “At nextmedia we have a terrific portfolio of active sport publications and the inclusion of Australian Mountain Bike is a great fit. We have plans to reinvigorate and engage with the mountain biking community across a range of events and activities. Australian Mountain Bike will also provide an extended offer to our Sport, Snowboarding, Cricket, Golf, Fishing and Surfing advertisers”

Brendon Hill, Publisher Bauer Specialist Division said, “I’d like to thank the many staff who have contributed to the outstanding success of AMB over the years. I am delighted the current team will continue their roles at nextmedia, who have a terrific track record in publishing niche magazines.”

For more information please contact David Gardiner, Chief Executive Officer at nextmedia (02) 9901 6100