PANPA NEWSPAPER OF THE YEAR AWARDS

PANPA Newspaper of the Year Awards 2016

Fairfax Media’s leadership in digital news media and publishing innovation was recognised with 11 highly­-coveted wins at the prestigious industry-run 2016 PANPA Newspaper of the Year Awards held on Friday night.

Winners for 2016 and onwards are listed below:

Newspaper of the Year

Newspaper of the Year Dailies - Regional

Winner: Newcastle Herald - Fairfax Media

Newspaper of the Year Weekend - Regional

Winner: Australian Financial Review Weekend - Fairfax Media

Newspaper of the Year Non-Daily - Regional

Winner: The Land - Fairfax Media

Newspaper of the Year Non-Daily - Community

Winner: Mandurah Mail - Fairfax Media

Technical Excellence Awards

Double-width - Community

Winner: Ormistoin Print Centre, World News weekly, Fairfax Media

Digital News site of the year Award

Community

Winner: The Maitland Mercury (www.maitlandmercury.com.au)

Regional

Winner: The Newcastle Herald (www.herald.com.au)

National/Metropolitan

Winner: The Sydney Morning Herald (www.smh.com.au)

Digital Awards

Best Mobile Site / App

Winner: Australian Financial Review ipad app, AFR, Fairfax Media

Best Niche/ Specialty App or Microsite

Winner: The Big Sleep - theage.com.au, Fairfax Media

Digital Publishing Innovation of the Year

Winner: Australian Financial Review Innovation Surver - AFR, Fairfax Media

News Site of the Year - Community

Winner: The Maitland Mercury (www.maitlandmercury.com.au)

News Site of the Year - Regional

Winner: Newcastle Herald (www.herald.com.au)

 

PANPA Newspaper of the Year Awards 2015

Regional, metropolitan and community mastheads and teams across Australia and New Zealand - and a few individuals - were recognised for their work at the 2015 Pacific Area Newspaper Publishers’ Association Awards (PANPA).

Winners for 2015 and onwards are listed below;

Newspaper of the Year

Newspaper of the Year Dailies - Regional

Winner: Newcastle Herald - Fairfax Media

Newspaper of the Year Non-Daily - Regional

Winner: Queensland Country Life - Fairfax Media

Technical Excellence Awards

Double-width - Community

Winner: Frankston Times – Border Mail Print Centre, Albury, Fairfax Media

Double-width - Regional

Winner: Illawarra Mercury – Canberra Print & Distribution Centre, Fairfax Media

Pre-print or Supplement

Winner: Lifestyles of the 50+ – Tamworth Print Centre, Fairfax Media

Photography Awards

Portrait of the Year - Regional

Winner: Beauty Redefined – Sylvia Liber, Illawarra Mercury

Portrait of the Year - National / Metropolitan

Winner: Adam Houda – Nicolas Walker, Good Weekend Magazine, Fairfax Media

News Photograph of the Year - National / Metropolitan

Joint Winner: Dramatic Water Rescue – Simon Maude, stuff.co.nz

Digital Awards

Best Mobile Site / App

Winner: The Age iPad App – The Age

Innovation of the Year

Winner: Story of Gallipoli – The Age, Fairfax Media

News Site of the Year - Community

Winner: The Maitland Mercury (www.maitlandmercury.com.au)

News Site of the Year - Regional

Winner: Newcastle Herald (www.herald.com.au)

 

PANPA Newspaper of the Year Awards 2014

Newspaper of the Year

Newspaper of the Year Dailies - Regional

Winner: Newcastle Herald

Newspaper of the Year Non-Daily - Regional

Winner: The Land

Newspaper of the Year Non-Daily - Community

Winner: St George & Sutherland Shire Leader

Technical Excellence Awards

Print Centre of the Year

Winner: Fairfax Media Print & Distribution, North Richmond, NSW

Pre-print or Supplement

Winner: Northen Daily Leader: Tamworth Regional Council Supplement

Photography Awards

Portrait of the Year - Regional

Winner: Brave Shaylene – Addison Hamilton, Daily Advertiser

Portrait of the Year - Community

Winner: Girl & Her Horse – Matt Bedford, Armidale Express

Sports Photograph of the Year - National / Metropolitan

Winner: Hair Apparent – Wayne Ludbey, The Courier-Mail

Sports Photograph of the Year - Regional

Joint Winner: Heat Stroke – Jim Aldersey, Bendigo Advertiser

News Photograph of the Year - National / Metropolitan

Winner: Haiyan Typhoon – Brendan Esposito, The Sydney Morning Herald

News Photograph of the Year - Regional

Winner: Fires – Phil Hearne, Newcastle Herald

News Photograph of the Year - Community

Winner: Ugly Side of Footy – Geoff Jones, Hawkesbury Gazette

Digital Awards

Best Niche / Specialty App or Mirosite

Winner: The Canberra Times, ‘The Silent War’

News Site of the Year - Regional

Winner: Newcastle Herald (theherald.com.au)

Hegarty Prize

Winner: Mark Baker, Launceston Examiner, Fairfax Media

 

PANPA Newspaper of the Year Awards 2013

Newspaper of the Year

Newspaper of the Year Dailies (5-6-7 days per week) 90,000+ circulation
The Age

Newspaper of the Year Dailies (5-6-7 days per week) 25,000 – 90,000 circulation
Joint Winners: Australian Financial Review and Newcastle Herald

Newspaper of the Year Dailies (5-6-7 days per week) 10,000-25,000 circulation
Joint Winner: The Border Mail

Newspaper of the Year Non-daily 90,000+ circulation
St George and Sutherland Shire Leader

Newspaper of the Year Non-daily 25,000-90,000 circulation
The Land

Hegarty Prize

Sally White – Editor – The Land

Digital Awards

Digital News Destination of the Year News Website – Rural / Regional / Suburban
Newcastle Herald – theherald.com.au

Digital News Destination of the Year News Destination – mobile site or app (not website) – National / Metropolitan
Australian Financial Review – afr.com.au

Digital News Destination of the Year News Destination – mobile site or app (not website) – Rural / Regional / Suburban
Newcastle Herald – App

Digital News Destination of the Year Innovation in Digital Publishing
Canberra Times – Faces of the Fire

Photography Awards

News Photograph of the Year – National / Metropolitan
Kate Geraghty – Afghanistan Uncensored – The Sydney Morning Herald

News Photograph of the Year – Rural / Regional / Suburban
Sylvia Liber – Storm Surfer – Illawarra Mercury

Features Photograph of the Year – Rural / Regional / Suburban
Joint Winners:  Emma Allen – Truck Show Kids – Marlborough Express

Portrait of the Year – National / Metropolitan
Andrew Meares – Spirit of Archer – Fairfax Media

Lifestyle Photograph of the Year – National / Metropolitan
Jason South – Hot Dog – The Age

Marketing Awards

Marketer Of The Year
Chelsea Wymer – National Trade Marketing Director – Fairfax Media

Marketing – Sponsorship 25,000-90,000 circulation
The Dominion Post – ‘Wide Angle’

Marketing – Events 25,000-90,000 circulation
The Examiner – Launceston Ten

Marketing – Display Advertising 25,000-90,000 circulation
The Dominion Post – Telling it like it is

Marketing Classified Advertising 10,000-25,000 circulation
The Courier, Ballarat – Rummage around the Rat

Marketing – Audience – Digital
brisbanetimes.com.au – QLD Rail – WiFi Campaign

Marketing – Audience 25,000-90,000 circulation
The Press – FreezeOut!

Marketing – Branding Digital
Fairfax Digital – Stuff.co.nz – Stuff Nation Launch

Technical Excellence Awards

Newspaper printed on a single width press Up to 25,000 circulation
Fairfax Media Nth Richmond – The Guardian Weekly

Health & Safety Awards

Fairfax Regional Printers – Newsprint Part Roll Lifting Unit

 

PANPA Newspaper of the Year Awards 2012

Sunday Newspaper of the Year
Winner: The Sunday Age

Digital News Destination – Mobile or App (Metropolitan/National)
Winner: Australian Financial Review

Sponsorship, circ. 90,000+
Winner: The Sydney Morning Herald – Art Gallery of NSW reader events

Audience/Circulation, circ. 90,000+
Winner: The Sydney Morning Herald – iTunes Promotion

Innovation in Digital Publishing & Storytelling     
Joint Winner: Fairfax Media – Airlink

Audience & Circulation
Highly Commended – The Sun-Herald  Mary Poppins DVD

Audience & Circulation  
Highly Commended – The Sydney Morning Herald – Taronga Zoo

Branding
Highly Commended – The Sydney Morning Herald – Photos1440

Cause related marketing
Highly Commended – Fairfax Media – Bread for Good

Events
Highly Commended – The Sydney Morning Herald – Photos1440

Young Readers
Highly Commended – The Sydney Morning Herald – Digital Edition for Schools

Young Readers
Highly Commended – The Sydney Morning Herald – Photos1440