Chris Masters

Chris Masters is Australia's best-known investigative reporter. In 1985, he won Australia's most prestigious award in journalism, the Gold Walkley, for his Four Corners report on the sinking of the Rainbow Warrior. His reports 'The Big League' and 'The Moonlight State' both led to royal commissions that helped transform the nation. Chris is also Adjunct Professor in Journalism at Melbourne's RMIT. In 2006, he was awarded the degree Doctor of Communications Honoris Causa.

Books by Chris Masters

No Front Line

Published: November 2017

Australia's foremost investigative journalist goes deep into the heart of our Special Forces long war in Afghanistan.

Uncommon Soldier

Published: October 2013

The result of a six year immersive investigation, this is a penetrating and significant exploration of the nature of the modern Australian soldier - fighter, peacekeeper, street-level diplomat, aid worker.


Published: September 2007

The publishing sensation of 2006 - the compelling and probing, Jonestown - now available in a revised and updated edition.

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