Declassified Australia was established by Peter Cronau and Antony Loewenstein.

Peter Cronau is an award-winning, investigative journalist, writer, and film-maker. His documentary, The Base: Pine Gap’s Role in US Warfighting, ran on Australian ABC Radio National and featured on ABC News. He produced and directed the documentary film Drawing the Line, revealing details of Australian spying in East Timor, on ABC TV’s investigative Four Corners. He is co-editor of the book, A Secret Australia – Revealed by the WikiLeaks Exposés, and is preparing a new book examining aspects of the Australia-US military and intelligence alliance.

Antony Loewenstein is an independent journalist, author and film-maker who has written for the Guardian, New York Times and many others. His books include My Israel QuestionDisaster Capitalism: Making A Killing Out Of Catastrophe and Pills, Powder and Smoke: Inside The Bloody War On Drugs and films include Disaster Capitalism and the Al Jazeera English films West Africa’s Opioid Crisis and Under the Cover of Covid. His next book, out in 2023, is on how Israel’s occupation has gone global and he’s currently developing a number of documentary films. 

Declassified Australia publishes a selection of stories by established and emerging investigative journalists.