Welcome to Star News Group – Connecting people and communities

Star News Group is an independent Australian family owned media company and leading provider operating across Melbourne, Dandenong, Geelong and the Yarra Ranges region.

In the Yarra Ranges Star News Group publish the Mail News Group titles.

In Queensland Star News Group publishes Noosa Today, which circulates to homes from Noosa Heads in the North to Coolum Beach in the South and Cooroy in the West.  Star also publishes the Southern Free Times in Warwick Queensland.

In Melbourne’s West Star jointly owns with Metro Media Publishing six titles under the masthead Star Weekly.

More recently Star News Group has acquired the Ocean Grove Voice, Drysdale Clifton Springs Voice in the Bellarine region and Voice on Pako publication in Geelong. In September 2016 Star launched the Bellarine Voice publication.

Throughout its more than 107 year history Star News Group has always connected with people and communities and is proud of its commitment to both clients and audience.

The local newspaper is the heart of the community. Star News Group has always been committed to the communities it serves; reflecting the opinions, lifestyles, aspirations, concerns and personalities of the community and helping to grow the businesses of its many advertisers.

Star News Group newspapers are exciting, fresh, quality publications, offering advertisers cost effective, ROI positive options to reach their target markets. Importantly, our people are committed and ready to offer advertisers and readers exemplary service in both print and online.

The Star Community portal at starcommunity.com.au presents the online content and epapers for Star, Gazette, News and Journal as well as South East Real Estate and speciality publications.

 

Top Stories from Star Community

Stabbed in street
A man in his twenties was assaulted and died at the scene outside a milk bar in Doveton on Thursday evening, 19 July. Police and emergency services we... Read More »
Illegal hunters put on notice
Hunters who illegally slaughter deer in Bunyip State Park have been put on notice, with police launching a crackdown on the primitive practice. Peopl... Read More »
Man wanted on warrants
Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate Micky Revera. The 40-year-old is wanted by police in relation to outstanding warrants for th... Read More »
Damaging trees plague residents
A group of Narre Warren residents is calling on Casey Council to remove huge London Plane trees which they say is ruining their properties. A petition... Read More »
Man fatally stabbed in Doveton
A man in his 20s has been stabbed to death outside shops at Linden Place in Doveton. The victim had been involved in an altercation between a group of... Read More »
Time to hit the dance floor
People with special needs can get their groove on to monthly disco jams held Pakenham Dance Studio. The Special Needs Disco will be held on the third... Read More »