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Australian newspapers in print at JCU
Major local and national titles in print:
North Queensland newspapers
This site will help if you are trying to identify the newspapers which
have been published in north Queensland, at what dates they were
published, and where they can now be consulted.
ProQuest News & Newspapers
ProQuest News & Newspapers includes newspapers from the Australia & New Zealand Newsstream, the Canadian Newsstream, the International Newsstream and the US Newsstream.
JCU Staff & Student Subscription Access
JCU staff and students have unlimited access to News Corp newspapers through registration with a JCU email account.
This complimentary digital campus subscription gives you:
Unrestricted digital access to:
The Townsville Bulletin (QLD)
The Cairns Post (QLD)
The Australian and The Weekend Australian (National)
The Courier Mail and Sunday Mail (QLD)
The Gold Coast Bulletin (QLD)
The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph (NSW)
The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (SA)
The Herald Sun and Sunday Herald Sun (VIC)
The Mercury and Sunday Tasmanian (TAS)
NT News and Sunday Territorian (NT)
The Geelong Advertiser (VIC)
Editorial newsletters for updates throughout the day (including The Australian’s Higher Education newsletter).
Email alerts for breaking news.
A custom curated monthly newsletter for JCU subscribers from The Australian.
Historic Australian newspapers at the National Library, 1803-1954
The National Library of Australia is digitising historic newspapers with full text available online. Coverage is from 1803-1954, and titles and print runs are increasing regularly:
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander news
Australian newspapers online
Many newspapers and news services are available on the internet. Only the current issue of a newspaper may be online, and the availability and cost of archived issues varies greatly. The internet version may not include the full content of the print version.
We acknowledge the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and acknowledge Traditional Owners of the lands where our staff and students, live, learn and work.