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Stuff Limited, named Fairfax New Zealand Limited until 1 February 2018,[1] is a news media company operating in New Zealand, and is a subsidiary of Australia's Fairfax Media Limited.

Stuff Ltd
HeadquartersWellington, New Zealand
ParentFairfax Media Limited

Stuff operates nine daily newspapers throughout New Zealand, as well as one weekly paper, the Sunday Star-Times. Magazines published include TV Guide, New Zealand's top-selling weekly magazine.[2] Its news website is The print publications and previously belonged to Independent Newspapers Limited (INL), before they were sold to Fairfax in 2003.


Current publicationsEdit

Closure or sale of mastheadsEdit

Stuff announced in February 2018 that it would close or sell 28 of its smaller community and rural mastheads. The 28 titles are:[4]

  • Avenues
  • Waikato Farmer
  • Admire Marlborough
  • NZ Dairy Farmer
  • Discover Magazine
  • Selwyn and Ashburton Outlook
  • Admire Nelson
  • Hastings Mail
  • Christchurch Mail
  • Napier Mail
  • The Tribune
  • Kaikoura Star
  • Invercargill Eye
  • Auto Xtra
  • South Canterbury Herald
  • Clutha Leader
  • Waiheke Marketplace
  • NewsLink
  • Wairarapa News
  • Queenstown Mirror
  • NZ Farmer
  • Waitaki Herald
  • Canterbury Farmer
  • North Waikato News
  • Central District Farmer
  • Rotorua Review
  • Otago Southland Farmer
  • Ruapehu Press

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Stuff's journey from newspaper pioneer to website to 'portfolio' business". Stuff. 1 February 2018. Retrieved 10 May 2018.
  2. ^ "About TV Guide". Stuff Limited. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  3. ^ "Newspapers". Stuff Limited. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  4. ^ "Fairfax to sell or close 28 print mastheads". The New Zealand Herald. 21 February 2018. Retrieved 22 July 2018.