Newspaper article The Queensland Times (Ipswich, Australia)

Nominations Underline Quality

Newspaper article The Queensland Times (Ipswich, Australia)

Nominations Underline Quality

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IT'S awards season in media land and there's plenty to be proud of in the regions.

About two-thirds of our 12 daily papers are represented in either the PANPA (Australia-New Zealand) Newspaper of the Year awards, or the Queensland gongs, the Clarions, with the award finalists in New South Wales still to be announced.

That's a significant lift on last year and - as you'd expect - I would say a fair reflection of the effort going in at Australian Regional Media sites.

The standouts are the four titles named as best newspaper or website finalists at PANPA. We have the Gympie Times (community newspaper category) and Sunshine Coast Daily (regional) in for newspaper of the year glory. And Toowoomba's Chronicle (regional) and South Burnett Times (community) are up for best website.

Both Gympie and Toowoomba were finalists in the same categories last year, when Gympie won at PANPA and also at the world newspaper of the year awards.

Can they do the double? …

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