Fairfax Media

Newspaper business run by the Fairfax family for 149 years before public ownership and expansion into a multimedia organisation. In 2018 when the business merged with the Nine Entertainment Company, the Fairfax name was dropped.

Milestone
Formed
1841
Merged into
Dec 2018
Name
Alternate
Fairfax Holdings
Alternate
John Fairfax & Sons
1841 - 1990
Position
1884
24 Jan 1888
1960 - 1995
Property
Owned by
1841 - 1877
Owner of
1841 - Dec 2018
Owner of
1856 - 1926
Owner of
1924 - 1955
Owner of
1949 - Dec 2018
Owner of
1953 - 14 Mar 1988
Type