The Tweed Daily News is seeking an experienced and
passionate full-time reporter to join the team as general
This five day a week position (with occasional weekend
work) is based in Tweed Heads and serves the dynamic
region of the Tweed Shire and Southern Gold Coast.
This position is suitable for a journalist with tertiary
qualifications and with at least one year’s experience in
Preference will be given to a reporter with a background
in covering courts, council and in digital journalism with
knowledge of production as well.
This is a very busy position and would suit someone who
is used to working to tight deadlines and writing accurate
and interesting stories, taking captivating pictures and
getting stories up online.
Some newspaper production skills, photographic and
video ability would be highly desirable, as well as ability
to work comfortably in an online environment and
You will be part of a small team, producing two
newspapers a week on Saturdays and Wednesdays,
which both have a strong daily online focus.
This is an opportunity to fast track your career, working
closely with senior journalists on our sister publications
at the Gold Coast Sun and the Gold Coast Bulletin, with
the opportunity to publish to one of the largest audiences
in the News Corp Australia group.
The Tweed/Gold Coast offers an outstanding lifestyle,
whether it’s the surf, hinterland, or nightlife you’re after.
How to Apply
Applicants should email their CV, covering letter and
examples of their work to the editor Bob Anthony at