We were built for stories

Think of a moment when you were stopped in your tracks by a story you heard. Perhaps it made you laugh, or cry. Maybe it transported you to a fictional world, or helped you understand the world you're in right now. A good story has the power to make us question our existence, to change our thoughts and beliefs, to drive emotion, and to build empathy. Many cultures have used oral storytelling to pass down information through generations. Humans were clearly designed to tell stories.

When combined with on-demand audio - those everyday stories transform into narrative podcasts. Podcasts offer all the elements of a story that you might tell a friend, although through using engaging hosts and sound design elements, we can elevate those narratives to drive engagement. A great narrative podcast will take you on a journey. Using music and sound effects it will highlight key points. Using silence it will make you stop and think. Knowing how to put this all together is a complex task, but that effort is rewarded by helping you create a deep, personal connection with a listener.

The subscription model

We know businesses want certainty about their podcast production projects so we've developed a fixed-price, monthly model. Choose one of our three plans depending on the type of show you'd like to build, and we'll work with you to create an engaging, regular, narrative listening experience. All plans can be tailored to meet the specific needs of your business.

Professional

$4,000 AUD/Month
  • 2x Episodes / Month
  • Up to 3 Voices per Episode
  • 15-20 minute Episodes
  • Scripting Included
  • 2x Script Reviews
  • 2x Rounds of Edits
  • Custom Cover Art
  • Music Licensing Included
  • 5 Audiograms / Month

Platinum

$8,000 AUD/Month
  • 2x Episodes / Month
  • Up to 5 Voices per Episode
  • 20-30 minute Episodes
  • Guest Research & Booking
  • Scripting Included
  • Mix of Studio & Field Recordings
  • Unlimited Script Reviews
  • 2x Rounds of Edits
  • Custom Cover Art
  • Custom Theme Music
  • Music Licensing Included
  • 10 Audiograms / Month
  • Podcast Hosting
  • Monthly Performance Report

Enterprise

$15,000+ AUD/Month
  • Weekly Podcast Episodes
  • Unlimited voices
  • 30-45 minute Episodes
  • Guest Research & Booking
  • Scripting Included
  • Mix of Studio & Field Recordings
  • Unlimited Script Reviews
  • Unlimited Rounds of Edits
  • Custom Cover Art
  • Custom Theme Music
  • Music Licensing Included
  • 20 Audiograms / Month
  • Expert Presenter
  • Podcast Hosting
  • Monthly Performance Report
  • Dedicated Producer
  • Dedicated Editor
  • Dedicated Account Manager
*Prices are in AUD and are exclusive of GST and On-boarding charges

With Lawson Media's help, we were able to execute our vision, despite the lack of podcast experience within our organisation.

Alistair Perkins - Digital Content Producer, ARENA.

Podcast Examples

We've worked on many podcast projects, from editorials to major brands. Here's a couple of shows we're really proud of:

FAQs

Our experienced team of journalists and audio engineers will help you craft an engaging podcast for your target audience - you bring the guests and we'll do the rest! (Don't have time to find guests? We can help with that too!)
Our podcast plans are billed monthly and are on a 12-month subscription. Pricing is in Australian Dollars and is exclusive of any GST.

Each plan requires an on-boarding charge of $5,000 to cover one-off costs associated with your show, and will be added to your first invoice.
Yes, we have discounted plans available for non-profits. Just ask us what we can do to help you achieve your mission.
Yes, we love working on all sorts of podcasts! Our team is particularly skilled at crafting engaging, seasonal, narrative shows. If you'd like to produce a short-run series, we can provide a quote based on your specific requirements.
Yes, we'd love to design a plan that fits your specific needs. Want to add guest research, custom music, or even video? We can help with that.
Narrative podcasts use established documentary storytelling techniques to take listeners on a journey. This isn't just two people sitting behind microphones having a conversation! By using narrative storytelling, we'll mix interviews with music, sound effects, additional narration, and more, to deliver a compelling, sonic audio experience.
Our team is ready to start on your podcast project immediately. It will take around 6-8 weeks from the time you sign your contract, to your first episode going live. Need to launch quicker, or work to a specific schedule? We can do that too.
Lawson Media is Australia's independent media company focused on the creation of high-quality narrative podcasts. We are media innovators, journalists, and podcast producers, looking to use technology to craft stories that have lasting impact.

Contact Us.

Speak with our team about your podcast project. You can call us directly on 1300 027 637, or leave an enquiry using the form below.

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