Welcome to the Freelance Jungle

This is the official home for the online social club and educational community, the Freelance Jungle.

The Freelance Jungle is a place where you can come for advice, support and community, regardless of the stage of your freelance journey.

Learn, celebrate the wins, share the lows and navigate life as self employed with us!

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Find information, read the latest in news and views, sharpen your skills and learn all about what it’s like to be an Australian freelancer. Written by freelancers about freelancing. 

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A place for creative creatures

What began in 2010 with a humble survey on freelancing in Australia has flourished into a vibrant, supportive and professional freelance community.


Join the community that understands what it’s like to live the freelance life. Enjoy a host of online events, face to face gatherings and an annual festival tailored to freelancers.  


Start your freelance journey with the Freelance Trek course. Sharpen your freelance skills with special educational events. Connect with advice from all kinds of freelancers in our community. 

Self Care

De-stress, relax and end the isolation inherent with freelance life with self care. Discover the art of productivity through fostering resilience. Create a working life on your own terms. 

New to freelancing? Take the Freelance Trek now

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Hit the blog

Learn from freelancers right around Australia in all kinds of fields on the official Freelance Jungle blog. Find out all the news and views of the Australian freelance scene.

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Join the private Facebook group and share the highs and lows of what it means to be an Australian freelancer.


Attend regular face to face events in Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Wollongong. Meet other freelancers in a friendly, non-sales environment.


Take advantage of free virtual seminars, podcasts and all kinds of opportunities to strengthen your freelance skills online.

Self Care

Discover the art of self care and what it can do to lower your stress levels and boost productivity. All while kicking freelance ass.


Be inspired and inspire others at Australia’s first dedicated festival on freelance worklife balance. Coming to you in 2017.


Contribute to the future of the Australian freelance scene. Have your voice heard, create ideas and more.

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