The New Daily is a trusted source of national news and information and is provided free for all Australians.
The New Daily delivers the day’s most relevant news – national, state, world, finance, sport, entertainment, lifestyle, weather – in text, pictures, audio and video. Written and edited by media professionals, it provides objective coverage of each day’s biggest stories. It aims to provide fair, balanced and unbiased coverage of major events around the world and across Australia.
Our team of top editors and journalists, headed by Thomas Hunter, publishes throughout the day across desktop, social, mobile and tablet. The site is backed by members of the Industry Super Funds network, including Australian Super, Cbus and Industry Super Holdings and is produced by Motion Publishing, whose directors include former Herald Sun and The Age editor, Bruce Guthrie, and digital publishing pioneer, Eric Beecher.
Thomas has worked in digital media for 15 years, including a five-year stint at Fairfax Media where he worked as an online producer, reporter, finance news blogger and the AM News Director for the online business sections of The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald. View Thomas’ Author page.
Director of News and Deputy Editor/EDM Editor
Patrick has overseen newsrooms at a number of regional publications including heading up an editorial team at Mildura’s Sunraysia Daily. Patrick has also worked in senior editorial roles at magazines and digital publications in the Middle East and Australia. He began his career as a radio journalist in regional NSW. Since then, he has reported on everything from politics and crime to sport and lifestyle. View Patrick’s Author page.
James arrived at The New Daily in 2015 as Homepage Editor after five years working as a sports writer and editor for PERFORM in both Melbourne and Leeds, England. He returned to working in sport in 2016 and particularly enjoys Test cricket, football, AFL and horse racing. James began his career in sports radio and appears on ABC 774 Melbourne. View James’ Author page.
Jackson began at The New Daily shortly after launch in 2013. He has worked as a reporters, Life Editor and EDM Editor, and currently manages the site’s finance content, ranging from markets and banking to superannuation and federal politics. View Jackson’s author page.
Entertainment Editor/Sunday Best Editor
Susannah has been with The New Daily as a reporter since the website launched in late 2013. She has previously worked for People Magazine and Fairfax media and is a lifestyle and fashion blogger. View Susannah’s Author page.
PM News Editor (Web)
Brandon has been a journalist and sub-editor in both print and digital media for close to two decades. He joined The New Daily after managing the Omnisport newsdesk for three years, and also worked as news editor at Sportal. Prior to that he was national sports editor of the Australian Jewish News. View Brandon’s Author page.