Perth has two large newspapers published locally, The West Australian and the Sunday Times. The West Australian is the most popular and larger of the two papers.

Papers are available through newspaper stands on the streets, newsagents, deli's and home delivery. Other papers from around Australia and overseas can be found at some of the larger newsagents.

The West Australian paper is a printed every day apart from Sunday. The paper includes information about current affairs, international news, national news, sport, entertainment, television, computers, gigguide, arts, comics, crosswords, radio, weather, horoscopes and classifieds advertisements. The saturday addition of the paper has a liftout television guide for the week.

The second largest locally produced paper is called the Sunday Times. The Sunday times is published every Sunday and has recently celebrated 100 years of publication. The paper covers both local interstate and overseas news and current affairs. The paper has many different liftout sections including sport, entertainment, travel, weddings, homes, shopping, readers mart and a liftout television guide for the week.

If your looking to buy, sell or swap something then the Sunday Times has a very popular classified liftout called the Readers Mart. Inside the readers mart you can find information about cars, houses, boats and general classified advertisements. The most popular day for West Australian classified advertisements is on a Wednesday. Other classified papers include the Quokka, a free to advertise paper published weekly that covers all types of advertisments and the Trading Post  which has a large variety of advertisements.

Price of Papers
The Sunday Times $2.20
The West Australian Mon-Fri $1.50, Saturday $2.50
Financial Review $3.00
The Australian
Quokka $2.70
Trading Post
Post Free


Financial Review
GPO Box 55
Melbourne VIC 3001
Phone (02) 9282 3800
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276 Onslow Rd
Shenton Park, Western Australia 6008
Phone (08) 9381 3088
Fax (08) 9388 2258
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Phone (08) 9333 3000
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Sunday Times
34 Stirling Street
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Phone: (08) 9326 8326
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The Australian
2 Holt Street
Surry Hills, New South Wales 2010
Phone: (02) 9288 3000.
Fax: (02) 9288 2250.
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The West Australian
50 Hasler Road
Osborne Park, Western Australia 6017
Phone: (08) 9482 3111
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Trading Post
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