This is a list of newspapers in Australia. For other older newspapers, see list of defunct newspapers of Australia.

List of Australian newspapers covering politics, sports, business, health care, travel, education, and more.

National newspapers in Australia

New South Wales newspapers

Sydney newspapers

  • Sydney Morning Herald (SMH)Daily newspaper published by Fairfax Media. Sydney Morning Herald is one of the oldest Australian newspapers.
  • TelegraphAustralian newspaper based in Sydney, New South Wales. The Daily Telegraph providing latest top stories on business, sports, entertainment and more.
  • Manly DailyCommunity newspaper serves the communities of Manly, Pittwater and Warringah.
  • North Shore TimesWeekly community newspaper covering local government areas of Willoughby, Lane Cove, Ku-ring-gai, and part of North Sydney.
  • Campus Review

Regional newspapers in New South Wales

Queensland newspapers

South Australia newspapers

Tasmania newspapers

Victoria newspapers

Western Australia newspapers

Australian Capital Territory newspapers

Northern Territory newspapers

Darwin newspapers

Regional newspapers in Northern Territory


In 1950, the number of national daily newspapers in Australia was 54 and it increased to 65 in 1965.[2]

Daily newspapers

Weekly and monthly newspapers

New South Wales

Sydney and regional newspapers

Main article: List of newspapers in New South Wales

There are many newspapers published in the State of New South Wales, serving both the capital, Sydney and the regions. Some newspapers are defunct; some have been renamed; some have been amalgamated. The two main Sydney newspapers are The Sydney Morning Herald, which was founded in 1831 when the state was still a colony, and The Daily Telegraph.

Broken Hill newspapers

Broken Hill, though a city in New South Wales, has significant historical SA connections.

Newspapers in languages other than English

For a more comprehensive list, see List of non-English-language newspapers in New South Wales.

There are also many current and past newspapers serving local communities in New South Wales that are published in languages other than English.


Melbourne newspapers

Regional newspapers


Brisbane newspapers

Brisbane community newspapers

Regional newspapers[edit]

Western Australia

Further information: List of newspapers in Western Australia

Perth newspapers

Regional newspapers

Further information: Category:Newspapers published in Western Australia by region

  • Albany Advertiser
  • Avon Advocate
  • Broome Advertiser
  • The Bunbury Herald
  • Bunbury Mail
  • Busselton-Dunsborough Mail
  • Busselton-Margaret Times
  • Capes Herald
  • Coolgardie Miner
  • Darlington Review
  • Esperance Express
  • Geraldton Guardian
  • Gnowangerup Star (defunct)
  • Golden Age (Coolgardie daily)
  • Goldfield Courier (Coolgardie)
  • Goldfields Express (Goldfields region)
  • Great Southern Herald (Katanning)
  • Harvey Reporter
  • Kalgoorlie Miner
  • Kimberley Echo (Kununurra)
  • Kimberley Times (Derby)
  • Mandurah Coastal Times
  • Mandurah Mail
  • Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
  • Midwest Times
  • Mundaring Magazine
  • Murray Mail (Pinjarra)
  • Narrogin Observer
  • North West Telegraph (Port Hedland)
  • Northern Guardian (Carnarvon)
  • The Northern Times (Carnarvon, W.A.)
  • Northern Valleys News (Northern Valleys – Bindoon, Bullsbrook, Calingiri, Chittering, Gingin, Mogumber, Muchea, Wannamal)
  • Pilbara Echo (Karratha, Dampier, Port Hedland)
  • Pilbara News (Karratha)
  • Pinjarra Murray Times (Pinjarra)
  • Sound Telegraph (Rockingham)
  • South Western Times (Bunbury)
  • Southern Avon Chronicle (Northam, York)

South Australia

See also: List of newspapers in South Australia by circulation


Regional newspapers


Hobart newspapers

Regional newspapers

Northern Territory

Darwin newspapers

Regional newspapers

Australian Capital Territory