Issue Details: First known date: 1858 1858
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

Type of Media

Regional newspapers, radio and television

Access for Researchers

By appointment

Content Summary

  • Newspapers: "The Area News" (Griffith) April-December 2003; "The Australian Senior", 2003; "The Riverina Leader" (Wagga Wagga) January 1980-December 1995, January-June 2004, January-December 2005; "The Riverine Grazier" (Hay) 1873-1940, 1941-1957; "Southern Cross" (Junee) 2000-2004; "The Standard", April-December 2004; "The Tumut Advertiser", May-December 2004; "The Victorian Senior", 2000; "The Wagga Wagga Advertiser" and "The Daily Advertiser", 1868-January 2008 (also negatives and photographs, including from "Rural News"; certificates and plaques); "The Wagga Wagga Express", 1858-1859; "West Australian Senior", 2005


  • 2AAA FM, Wagga Wagga: meeting papers, newsletters, photographs, correspondence, reports, etc., 1975-1982
  • Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) Radio Riverina, Wagga Wagga: radio transcripts, notebooks, 1992-1999, 2001-2005


  • AMV4 Television, Albury: news film and news film diary, 1967-1968
  • Riverina TV (now Prime), Wagga Wagga: news film and news scripts, 1970-1982
  • Other: Australian Broadcasting Tribunal papers, Wagga Wagga and Riverina FM Stereo Broadcasters, c1990-1992.
  • Papers of journalist Ernest Lapthorne and press photographer Tom Lennon Junior ("Daily Advertiser", Wagga Wagga).
  • See website for more detailed description of archives.


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Riverina, regional newspapers, news, ABC, 2AAA, FM radio, AMV4, Riverina TV, Australian Broadcasting Tribunal, Ernest Lapthorne, Tom Lennon

Contact Name

Charles Sturt University Regional Archives and University Art Collection


Blakemore Building, CSU South Campus, College Ave, Wagga Wagga. Postal Address: Locked Bag 588, Wagga Wagga, NSW 2678

Phone and Fax

Ph +61 (2) 6925 3666, Fax +61 (2) 6925 3992


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Affiliation Notes

  • This record is included in AustLit because it forms part of the Media Archives Project. AustLit does not comprehensively cover Australian Archives.

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