Fairfax Media Limited [ASX:FXJ] operates several broadly-based services businesses spanning marketing, property, entertainment and beyond. Fairfax’s independent journalism and quality content has been keeping people informed and connected for more than 185 years. Business divisions include Australian Metro Publishing, Australian Community Media, Digital Ventures, Stuff (Fairfax New Zealand) and Fairfax Events & Entertainment.
Fairfax Media has a portfolio of leading websites, tablet and smartphone apps, including the online news sites afr.com, smh.com.au and theage.com.au in Australia and stuff.co.nz in New Zealand. The group also has leading classified and transaction websites in Australia.
Fairfax publishes metropolitan, agricultural, regional and community newspapers, financial and consumer magazines. In Australia, mastheads include The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, The Australian Financial Review, The Canberra Times, The Sun-Herald, and The Land. In New Zealand mastheads include The Dominion Post, The Press, The Sunday Star-Times, TV Guide, NZ House and Garden and New Zealand Fishing News, as well as agricultural publications.
Fairfax Media has a 60% shareholding in real estate media and technology services business Domain Holdings Australia [ASX:DHG]; a 54.5% interest in radio broadcaster Macquarie Media Limited [ASX:MRN] with No. 1 stations in Sydney (2GB) and Melbourne (3AW); a 50% interest in Australia's leading subscription video on demand (SVOD) service Stan; and other investments. – less