This is a free online service that enables full-text searching of newspaper articles. The service includes newspapers published in each state and territory from the 1800s to the mid-1950s, when copyright applies. The first Australian newspaper, published in Sydney in 1803, is included in the service.
Press Reader provides access to over 1700 current newspapers and magazines from more than 92 countries and in 48 languages. Just like reading the print edition, viewers can browse articles and other key content. (only contains content from the last 3 months)
Newsbank Access Australia is a text and image newspaper database which features a large collection of Australian news from multiple newspaper sources and is updated daily. Access includes archives from the 1980s, 1990s or 2000s to the present day.