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News Corp free subscription offer

The Australian - subscription offer to staff and students
Gold Coast Bulletin - subscription offer to staff and students
The Northern Star - subscription offer to staff and students
The Coffs Coast Advocate - subscription offer to staff and students

Southern Cross University staff and students can enjoy unlimited digital access to the Gold Coast Bulletin, The Australian, The Coffs Coast Advocate and The Northern Star.

Activate your free subscription


Access to this content will help you to stay up-to-date with the latest local and national news, as well as insight and commentary on the issues relevant to many fields of study from some of Australia’s most respected journalists. 

Your complimentary digital subscription gives you:

  • Unrestricted digital access to the Gold Coast Bulletin, The Australian and News Corp Australia’s metro publications including The Daily Telegraph, The Courier-Mail, Herald Sun and The Advertiser.
  • If selected, unrestricted digital access to The Coffs Coast Advocate and The Northern Star.
  • Access to each masthead's app for the latest news on the go.
  • Access to the digital print edition of the day’s newspaper.
  • Editorial newsletters via email for updates throughout the day.
  • Custom curated monthly newsletter for SCU subscribers from The Australian.

Set up your digital campus subscription in three simple steps (no payment required)

  1. Ensure you are logged in;
  2. Select your preferred campus subscription option;
    1. Option 1 - Access to Gold Coast Bulletin + The Australian + News Corp Australia’s metro titles.
    2. Option 2 - Access to The Northern Star + The Coffs Coast Advocate + Gold Coast Bulletin + The Australian + News Corp Australia’s metro titles.
  3. Use your SCU email address to activate the subscription.

Please note:  You must be on the SCU network to activate. Access to the Gold Coast Bulletin and The Australian is immediate. If you select the subscription option with access to the Coffs Coast Advocate and The Northern Star, access to those publications will be activated within 1 business day.

Terms and conditions apply.

Southern Cross University digital campus subscription offer is available to SCU (SCU – “your provider”) staff and students only (in accordance with SCU’s eligibility criteria) and sign-up is required using your SCU email address.

Each user will receive unrestricted digital access to the Gold Coast Bulletin, The Australian and News Corp Australia’s (News) metro mastheads.

If selected, users will also receive unrestricted digital access to The Coffs Coast Advocate and The Northern Star (NRM) mastheads.

Gold Coast Bulletin and The Australian access is limited to the first 9,999 users to activate their subscription. Access to The Coffs Coast Advocate and The Northern Star is limited to 3,000 users. No payment by the user is required on this subscription.

  • Subscriptions are valid for up-to 52 weeks and regardless of when they are activated they will take effect no earlier than 3 September 2019 and will end on 2 September 2020. At the end of this period subscriptions will be automatically renewed if SCU renews or extends its agreement for successive 12 month periods with News and the relevant user continues to meet SCU’s eligibility criteria.
  • SCU or News may cancel any digital subscription at any time if subscriber is in breach of terms and conditions or links the subscription to an email address other than an approved SCU email address to activate the subscription.
  • News may notify SCU when a subscription is activated and may disclose users’ personal information such as name and email address.
  • This offer does not include access to Rewards+, The Australian Plus rewards program or digital subscription to The Wall Street Journal.
  • Users will also receive customer lifecycle and editorial newsletters as part of this subscription.
  • Limit of one digital subscription per person;
    • subscriptions are not transferable;
    • not to be used in conjunction with any other offer;
    • subscription is for digital content only;
    • physical newspapers are not included.

Full digital subscription terms and conditions apply – see theaustralian.com.au, goldcoastbulletin.com.au and your local News regional media masthead website for full details.

Subscribers will be required to agree to terms & conditions and privacy policy to activate their subscription.

Students

Set up your digital campus subscription by following these simple steps (no payment required)

  1. Once logged into Direct Link to News Corp offer on MySCU

  2. Select your preferred campus subscription option;

    1. Option 1 - Access to Gold Coast Bulletin + The Australian + News Corp Australia’s metro titles.

    2. Option 2 - Access to The Northern Star + The Coffs Coast Advocate + Gold Coast Bulletin + The Australian + News Corp Australia’s metro titles.

  3. Use your SCU email address to activate the subscription.
     
  4. You will be taken to the Gold Coast Bulletin page for subscribing - this will enable access for all subscriptions offered.

  5. Each publication will require you use your same username/scu email and password used for registering an account.

  6. Use your Southern Cross University email (remember to save your password).
  7. Once done you will see a thankyou page and receive a confirmation email.

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Staff

Set up your digital campus subscription by following these simple steps (no payment required)

  1. Once logged in;

  2. Select your preferred campus subscription option;

    1. Option 1 - Access to Gold Coast Bulletin + The Australian + News Corp Australia’s metro titles.

    2. Option 2 - Access to The Northern Star + The Coffs Coast Advocate + Gold Coast Bulletin + The Australian + News Corp Australia’s metro titles.

  3. Use your SCU email address to activate the subscription.

Please note:  You must be on the SCU network to activate. Access to the Gold Coast Bulletin and The Australian is immediate. If you select the subscription option with access to the Coffs Coast Advocate and The Northern Star, access to those publications will be activated within 1 business day.

Terms and Conditions apply.

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