The best magazines you can buy for teens

Searching for the perfect gift for teenagers can be difficult, especially trying to find something that’s age-appropriate. Teens are independent minded and love to figure out life their own way on their own terms, so gifting something that expands their horizons is a great idea.

So call off the search, as we’ve compiled a list of the best teen magazines that parents will love gifting to their teenagers. They are all available at Magshop, which makes buying a teen magazine subscription so simple.

Every teen loves receiving mail in the post, so a teen magazine subscription is sure to delight your child. Plus, it gets them reading, learning and off their screens for a while at least!

If your teen prefers to live their life digitally, many popular teen magazines are also available as teen online magazines to download direct to their device.


Give the gift of reading today!

Whether you buy your teen a magazine subscription for a month or a year, it is the gift that is always welcome and appreciated.

There are popular teen magazines that you can buy at your local newsagent, or to make life easier you can buy a teen magazine subscription online. Many teen magazine subscriptions can be posted worldwide too, which is perfect if you are gifting to someone who lives overseas.

No matter where you are you can find a magazine for your teens that they will love. Plus, when you subscribe to teen magazines at Magshop you’ll save money on the price too. So it’s a win-win!

To help you decide, we’ve looked at all the popular teen magazines and complied a list of five of the best teen digital magazines and teen print magazines for 2023. They are the teen magazine subscriptions you wish you had while growing up – all quality publications that you will be happy and comfortable for your teen to read and enjoy.



Fresh on the tween scene is It GiRL – the must-have A5-sized magazine for girls aged seven–13. When girls seem to be growing up faster than ever, It GiRL provides a safe and trusted environment where girls can express themselves, and aspire to be whatever they dream to be. It GiRL knows what girls love, and every month readers are kept up to date with all the latest celebrity gossip, fashion, and entertainment, as well as provided with interactive activities and fun, lifestyle stories.

Subscribe to It GiRL here:



KRASH is simply the world’s coolest boys’ magazine. It comes in A5 size, and it’s core of WWE, anime and gaming is surrounded by a world of sport, comics, cars and more to create a magazine environment that will keep any eight-12 year old boy busy for weeks. Get your son reading and away from their device with a magazine that is not only fun, but educational. Get excited! Get KRASH!

Subscribe to KRASH here:


Teen Breathe

Be Happy. Be Brave. Be Kind. Be Yourself. This is the message at Teen Breathe. Following in the footsteps of its older sibling, Breathe, Teen Breathe believes that mindfulness forms the basis of a happier, healthier, more authentic life – and they’re putting you centre stage.

Subscribe to Teen Breathe here:


Total Girl

Total Girl is Australia’s number one tween girls’ glossy magazine. Does your six- 13 year old love fashion, celebrities, music and posters? Total Girl has it all – from things to make and do, to glam tips, style shoots and movie magic. Your teen will be reading and having fun all month long with the latest buzz, heaps of activities and laugh-out-loud stories. Amazing competitions and perf posters make each jam-packed issue a great-value offering for your tween. Don’t miss out!

Subscribe to Total Girl here:


Packed full of big ideas, optimism and screen-free fun for ages eight to 12+. Because kids need to ‘see it to be it’, Youkie features remarkable role models of all ages. Plus comics and stories, features on everything from adventure and activism to science and sport, as well as craft, debate, advice, books, puzzles, posters and lots more. Previously called Kookie, it’s still a preteen place all for YOU!

Subscribe to Youkie here:


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Search for your favourite magazines online at Magshop, which features over 300 magazine titles. You can search and subscribe to many much-loved teen magazines here:

Don’t forget, with Magshop’s magazine subscription deals you’ll always make a saving on the cover price of your favourite magazines – whether you choose a print subscription or a digital subscription.

When you subscribe at Magshop you’ll also gain access to offers, VIP loyalty programs, prizes and competitions only available to subscribers.

What are you waiting for? Enjoy the best teen magazines Australia with a Magshop subscription.

Don’t miss out! Subscribe and save today!

Call Magshop on 136 116 or subscribe online.