FAQs
What is The Newcastle Herald Digital Edition?

It is a digital replica of the printed newspaper, available for download from 6am on the day of publication.

What content is available?

The Newcastle Herald Digital Edition contains all the newspaper content published from Monday to Saturday, with up to 2 weeks’ worth of editions available at all times.

How do I access The Newcastle Herald Digital Edition on an iPad?

Visit the iTunes App Store on your iPad and download the app for free.

How do I access The Newcastle Herald Digital Edition on my desktop?

Accessing the desktop version is as simple as visiting the Digital Edition home page and subscribing. Once subscribed, sign in to newcastleherald.digitaleditions.com.au and click "remember me".

Can I use The Newcastle Herald Digital Edition on both my iPad and my desktop?

Yes, your subscription gives you access to both versions simultaneously. Use the desktop version on your main computer, and the iPad version on the go.

I'm having trouble with my print subscription.

Please call our Subscriber Services team on 1300 726 437 or email circulation@theherald.com.au for assistance.

How do I read the articles on the page, as the type is too small?

You can click on the article to bring it up in the article viewer. You may treat the page view as a graphical index to the stories on that page. To read articles or advertisements, move the mouse over the article, and then click to load the requested item. On the iPad you can 'pinch' the page to zoom to the desired level.

What is the file size for each edition?

The size of each edition changes, depending on the amount of content in the paper - typically around 50MB - 100MB. The iPad edition can be preset to download over WiFi only if required. It generally only takes a couple of minutes to download.

Can I print the Digital Edition pages and articles?

Yes for personal use only. There is a print to scale feature which allows the printing of any article onto a single page as well as the ability to print the full page.

Can I use text in a book / newsletter / website / etc?

Strictly for personal use only. In any other case where any type of publishing is involved, the text cannot be used without permission.

Can I use a photograph in a book / newsletter / website / etc?

Not without permission. Please note that not all photos that appear in The Newcastle Herald are copyright to Fairfax. Please email syndication@fairfaxmedia.com.au with a description of the image and details of the publication date and page number and the Fairfax Photos team can advise further or visit www.fairfaxsyndication.com to order the photo directly.

Can I sell the material from the online edition?

No. All material published is subject to the copyright laws of Australia and cannot be used or sold without the written permission of Fairfax.

 

Can I purchase a print of a photo that appeared in the paper?

Please email syndication@fairfaxmedia.com.au with a description of the image and details of the publication date and page number and the Fairfax Photos team can advise further or visit www.fairfaxsyndication.com to order the photo directly.


What other Fairfax Apps are available?

iPad – The SMH for iPad, The Age for iPad, The Age Newspaper, Illawarra Mercury, Domain.com.au Real Estate
iPhone – Newcastle Herald, SMH, City2Surf, SMH Good Food Guide, SMH Good Café Guide, SMH Good Wine Guide, SMH Good Food Shopping Guide, The Age, MyCareer Jobs, RSVP Dating, Domain.com.au Real Estate, Drive.com.au
The Newcastle Herald has apps available on iPhone and Android.