Welcome to the oldest Australian daily newspaper on the Internet.

The Australian National News of the Day.

We charge a small monthly fee for access to the news archives.

The current news of the day will, however, remain free.

This on-line paper is unique. Unlike traditional papers it:

Subscribing to The Australian National News of the Day gives you automatic access to The Strategy - another monthly Australian on-line independent newspaper.

Although the current on-line daily paper will remain free, the on-line search and daily date based archive will only be available to paying subscribers. The monthly charge being US$10. Secure payment can be made by credit card.

Why are we charging?

This charge has been brought in to cover the growing administration costs related to supporting this daily newspaper and the associated archive. Costs such as storage, time, administration and related research.

We believe that the Australian National News of the Day has played ,and will continue to play, an important role in the Australian media.

We wish to be able to dedicate more time to this important independent source of on-line news. This will mean greater overheads, larger storage costs for us, but the development of more comprehensive archives, for you the reader.

We are committed to offering you an alternative view to that given in Australia's current News Limited dominated monopoly. To do this we need to be able to expand this service for the benefit of contributing subscribers. To achieve this we need to charge.

We will be looking at tying up with other independent on-line newspapers to provide you with a unique insight into what is really happening in Australia and how that effects the man in the street in this wonderful country of ours.

Past highpoints of the Australian National News of the Day over the past years include:

To see what you missed last month - look at our featured stories - available to subscribers through the archives.

This massive archive covering more than two years will continue to be available to paying subscribers through the search engines (day or text-based).

Move on to today's Australian National News of the Day (free).

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