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Wanted: Australia's Missing Newspapers
We need your help to find missing newspapers!
Click the links below to see which State and Territory newspapers are missing from library collections:
- Missing newspapers from the Australian Capital Territory
- Missing newspapers from New South Wales
- Missing newspapers from the Northern Territory
- Missing newspapers from Queensland
- Missing newspapers from South Australia
- Missing newspapers from Tasmania
- Missing newspapers from Victoria
- Missing newspapers from Western Australia
If you find any of the missing newspapers, we want to hear from you - please contact us!
We want to find, collect, preserve and provide access to the nation’s missing newspapers under the Australian Newspaper Plan, managed by the national, state and territory libraries. So regardless of where you live or the particular “Wanted” newspaper you find, we want to hear from you!
Newspapers didn’t just report the news. They told stories of their times through ads, photographs, and even their design—stories we want to save for all Australians.
Last updated March 2019.