The Advocate

The Advocate Daily Newspaper

Owned By: Fair Fax Media
Editions : Tasmania, Burnie, Devonport
Language : English
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Country : Australia

The Advocate

About the Newspaper

The Advocate is a local Newspaper covering North-West Tasmania along with the towns Of  Devonport, Penguin, Latrobe, Ulverstone, Burnie, Smithton and Latrobe. It Is one of the oldest newspapers serving the Tasmanian Region. And it also the first daily to use colour in advertisements and in 1968, It was the first to implement Web-Offset press which is currently the standard in print media.

It is also argued to be the first Australian newspaper to convert to digital format.