New Zealand Newspapers

This page lists New Zealand newspapers. If you know of a newspaper or online news resource that is not listed here please contact me and I'll add it to the list.

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Aardvark is an online publication delivering daily news and commentary, including science and technology news and forums.

The Aucklander
Auckland community and regional news.

Bay of Plenty Times
Serving the Tauranga local area with news, sport and classifieds.

Gisborne Herald / Te Nupepa O Te Tairawhiti
A local newspaper for the Gisborne region.

Greymouth Star

Hawkes Bay Today
Hastings local news, sport and community information.

Local Matters
Local Matters is a community newspaper site that publishes Hibiscus Matters, Mahurangi Matters, and Northern Matters. Providing information about places, people, and events in the South Kaipara and Rodney region.

New Zealand Farmers Weekly

NZ Herald
The NZ Herald is a leading national daily newspaper. Also a publisher of region and local New Zealand newspapers such as:

New Zealand Listener
A weekly magazine covering current affairs and entertainment.

Northern Advocate

Northland Age
A twice a weekly community based news resource serving Kawakawa to the cape in the far north of NZ.

Otago Daily Times
Dunedin, South Island, Otago region local news.

Radio New Zealand
An independent national radio broadcaster featuring up to date online news, sport stories, weather reports.

Radio New Zealand International
This site features Pacific news and broadcasts short wave radio to the South Pacific.

Rotorua Daily Post
Providing news and sport information local to Rotorua. - Free Voice of Queenstown
A New Zealand newspaper that serves news to the Queenstown area in the South Island of NZ.

NZ's largest online news resource providing aggregated news from national and international sources while also producing its own in-depth editorial content.

Southland Express
Invercargill area news

Stratford Press
Central Taranaki's community news, sport, and services paper. provides a wealth of news and comment from national and regional New Zealand along with world news.

The Free Radical
Politics, Economics and Life as if Freedom Mattered. New Zealand's bi-monthly journal of free thinking.

The National Business Review
A business newspaper that serves quality business, markets, politics, and technology news, locally and internationally.

New Zealand newspapers for Christchurch region.

Times Online Howick & Pakuranga Times and Botany & Ormiston Times

Trans Tasman
A weekly political newsletter providing an indispensable guide to the latest news and issues relating to politics, economy, legislation, and trade news.
Text and video from the high rated TV providing news, sports, financial, and weather reports.

Waikato Times

Wairarapa Times-Age - Masterton area

Waitomo News
Twice weekly newspaper for the local Northern King Country area.

Wanaka Sun Online

Wanganui Chronicle

Westport News

Whangarei Northern Advocate

I try to keep the above list up to date with all the New Zealand newspapers. If you are aware of a newspaper or on-line news resources that are not listed here please contact me and I'll add them to this page.