Local news and media outlets in Tasmania
What is happening in Tasmania today? Find out through local media outlets:
Local newspapers in Tasmania
- The Mercury
Based in Hobart, The Mercury is Tasmania’s largest circulating daily newspaper.
The Sunday edition of The Mercury is called The Sunday Tasmanian.
- The Examiner
Based in Launceston, The Examiner is Tasmania’s oldest newspaper and publishing business (est. 1842).
- The Advocate
Local news covering Devonport, Burnie, Deloraine, Marawah, King Island and Wynyard.
The online edition of The Advocate is called “Northwest and West Tasmania – Your Guide”
Channel 9 local news crew at work in Tasmania.
Television stations in Tasmania
In addition to the ABC and SBS, Tasmania’s other free-to-air television stations are:
- WIN television
Australia’s largest privately-owned regional television network, with a substantial presence in Tasmania.
- Southern Cross Broadcasting
An Australian media company, Southern Cross Television has program affiliations with both the Seven and Ten networks, enabling it to develop a mix for local markets, including Tasmania.
Magazines in Tasmania
- Tasmania 40°South
Richly illustrated with superb photographs, the Tasmania 40°South magazine presents the wilderness, wildlife, culture, industry, landscapes and people of Tasmania.