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Who owns Adelaide Advertiser?

Who owns Adelaide Advertiser?

News Corp Australia
The Advertiser (Adelaide)

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on front page of The Advertiser on 23 July 2013
Type Daily newspaper
Owner(s) Advertiser Newspapers (News Corp Australia)
Founder(s) Rev John Henry Barrow
Editor-in-chief Matt Deighton

What were the reasons for settlement in Adelaide?

In 1834, the South Australian Colonisation Act was passed in the United Kingdom, leading to the British colonisation of land that is now the state of South Australia. The colony was designed for migrants, not convicts and was to be funded by the sale of land to the wealthy and to investors.

What is someone from Adelaide called?

The demonym Adelaidean is used to denote the city and the residents of Adelaide.

What are 3 interesting facts about Adelaide?

Interesting facts you might not know about Adelaide

  • Adelaide was a free settlement.
  • The 20 minute city.
  • City of Churches.
  • Home to the biggest display of Aboriginal Artefacts.
  • The Opal City.
  • Has the third most expensive building.
  • The City of Firsts.

Who owns the most pubs in Adelaide?

The four biggest family operators – the Jones, Hurley, Matthews and Plush families – operate 40 pubs across suburban Adelaide and in regional areas including Mount Gambier, Port Pirie, Whyalla, Yankalilla and Roxby Downs. New money is also making its mark in the local hotel industry, led by Ed and Julie Peter.

How much does the Adelaide Advertiser cost?

What will it cost, we hear you ask? It’s just $7.50 a week* for the first 12 months (minimum cost $390). Making it even easier to get to the news, The Advertiser app has been pre-loaded on the tablet for you, so all you have to do is simply log in to get reading, listening and watching from the moment it arrives.

What are newspaper archives?

In the past few years, “newspaper archive” has evolved to describe an online collection of digital copies of articles from a newspaper.

What was Adelaide called before?

The Kaurna led a nomadic existence within the Yerta confines in large family groups of around 30. The area where the Adelaide city centre now stands was called “Tarndanya”, which translates as “male red kangaroo rock”, an area along the south bank of what is now called the River Torrens.

What was Adelaide named before?

Before Europeans arrived the Kaurna tribe lived in the Adelaide area. The Indigenous Australians called the Adelaide area Tandanya, which means the Place of the Red Kangaroo. However, in the early 1830s, the British drew up plans to settle the area.