http://theglobalmail.org/ It is being funded by Wotif founder Graeme Wood,
No doubt you know that we are philanthropically funded by Graeme Wood. Our business model is pure philanthropy — no advertisements and no paid subscription.
Our mission is to provide you with high-quality, non-partisan journalism — and we will bring it to you via the written word, photography, video and audio.
The journalists writing for the site are:
Aubrey Belford, ex New York Times
Mike Bowers, ex SMH
Sarah-Jane Collins, ex The Age
Sharona Coutts, ex ProPublica
Stephen Crittenden, ex ABC
Eric Ellis, ex SMH and The Age
Ellen Fanning, ex Nine and ABC
Jess Hill, ex ABC
Bernard Lagan, ex SMH and The Age
Michael Maher, ex ABC
Nick Olle, ex ABC
Mike Seccombe, ex SMH
Gordon Weiss, Sydney University scholar
Looks like it will be a good read.