HUNTER leaders and union officials have slammed Fairfax Media’s decision to close its Beresfield printing operations, a proposal that will cost 70 Hunter jobs and shift the printing of the Newcastle Herald outside the region for the first time in its 160-year history. He writes and produces video and multimedia for the Herald and Weekender magazine, co-produces the Toohey's News podcast from the Herald sports desk, and contributes occasional photography assignments to the pages of the Newcastle Herald and Australian Community Media news titles and websites. Newcastle Herald is published six days a week and acknowledges that news organisations must take chances in adapting to the needs of online and mobile consumers or lose readership.
Fairfax Media journalists are on a week-long strike in response to the company’s latest round of staff cuts. AAP/Joe Castro May 4, 2017 ‘A government without newspapers’: why … Simon McCarthy is a digital journalist working at the Newcastle Herald in NSW. Fairfax Media journalists in the Hunter Valley walked off the job on Thursday after being told the Newcastle Herald will lose two-thirds of its staff under a restructure of regional newsrooms. May 18, 2017 - Evoke Projects provided a design and fit-out service of our 1000sqm office in Honeysuckle Drive Newcastle. We collect personal data such as your contact, delivery, and demographic information for the purposes of identification, account administration and the display of personalised content and advertising. It was a very important project for Fairfax Media as it is the new home for the Newcastle Herald after decades in our previous location. Consumers are spending more time on digital media, and more of their digital media on mobile devices which is why the Newcastle Herald invests heavily in these areas. Fairfax Media is proposing changes to editorial production arrangements at the Newcastle Herald and its associated weekly community titles as part of a wider company … Fairfax Media has confirmed daily print editions of the Newcastle Herald will continue to be distributed throughout Newcastle and the Hunter Region despite plans to close the company’s printing press at Beresfield. Purchase a new subscription. View Portfolio! Download apps by Fairfax Media Publications Pty Limited, including Newcastle Herald eEdition, Illawarra Mercury eEdition, The Examiner eEdition and many more.