About The Senior

The Senior newspaper began in 1978 and has grown to be recognised as Australia’s leading newspaper tailored specifically for mature readers. Every month The Senior distributes 430,238 newspapers across the country.

Our CAB (Circulations Audit Board) verified monthly circulation figures are:

NSW – 133,314

Victoria – 101,500

Queensland – 73,141

Western Australia – 58,376

South Australia – 44,854

Tasmania – 19,053

The Senior Traveller liftout is inserted in all editions.

Our website www.thesenior.com.au allows us to give Australia’s seniors up to date news on issues that affect them, as well as travel options, lifestyle and retirement living news, health and finance.

Our fortnightly newsletters – Senior Traveller Extra and Health-e News – ensure subscribers get news about the latest travel deals and destinations, and are kept informed about the latest developments in the health field. Newsletter subscription is free click here

People wanting to join in the conversation can join us on Facebook and keep up to date with the latest seniors’ news and trends on Twitter.

Contact us:

(02) 4355-5000 

Toll free 1800-001-987


Editorial – edit@thesenior.com.au

Advertising – advertising@thesenior.com.au

Circulation – circulation@thesenior.com.au

Production – production.thesenior@fairfaxmedia.com.au

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Tuesday, 30th May, 2017

Spotlight on innovative aged care

A RAFT of Australian companies have been hailed for their innovative work in the aged care residential sector.

Seven organisations were named as finalists at the fifth Eldercare Innovation Awards…

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Monday, 29th May, 2017

Passionfruits for winter zing

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Monday, 29th May, 2017

Superheroes exhibit a marvel at GOMA

IT'S MORE than 70 years since Captain America first burst from comic book pages promising liberty to a war-weary world.

Until September, he has taken up residence at Brisbane's Gallery…

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Monday, 29th May, 2017

WIN: Tenors take on timeless classics

ONE of Australia’s biggest musical exports, The Ten Tenors, is marking its 20th anniversary with a limited edition gold CD and national concert tour.

Wish You Were Here pays tribute…

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