Media directed at Austrians abroad


The Auslandsösterreicher-Weltbund (AÖWB, the World Federation of Austrians Abroad) publishes the quarterly magazine ROTWEISSROT. The print edition is sent automatically to holders of AÖWB membership or bonus cards. Austrians who live abroad may, however, also order the magazine free of charge from the AÖWB or read the online version:

Österreich Journal

The Österreich Journal, which has been available online since 2002, is published by Christa and Michael Mössmer. Apart from the magazine, which is usually published monthly, a constantly updated daily journal is also available.

Newsletter published by the Burgenländische Gemeinschaft

Since 1956, the Burgenländische Gemeinschaft has published the quarterly newsletter, which is available both in print and on the Internet.

News from Austria

The Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs publishes press releases on an almost daily basis, provides updated news and topical information about the latest events and is also present in the social media. Other federal authorities, agencies and services as well as the federal provinces publish relevant information and news directed at Austrians abroad.  

  • Aktuelles für Auslands(nieder)österreicherInnen vom Amt der Niederösterreichischen Landesregierung (latest news for Austrians abroad published by the Office of the Lower Austrian Procince Government )
  • Aktuelles von Oberösterreich International als Netzwerk für AuslandsoberösterreicherInnen (latest news published by Oberösterreich International, a network for natives of Upper Austrian) 
  • Veranstaltungen und News des Büros für Auslandssteirer beim Amt der Steiermärkischen Landesregierung (events and news published by the Section for Natives of Styria at the Office of the Styrian Province Government)

News and information about Austria from the around the world

Around the world, Austrians abroad publish news and information about Austria, many of them with a more regional focus and circulation. Depending of the extent to which the Ministry of Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs is aware of these publications, it seeks to promote interlinking and networking. For further information, please contact the Ministry’s department for Austrians Abroad.