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Oct 21, 2011

The future begins for The Oz on Monday

A paywall will descend on Monday at The Australian, a move News Limited CEO John Hartigan says will "pioneer the way Australians consume media".

Jason Whittaker — Former <em>Crikey</em> editor and publisher

Jason Whittaker

Former Crikey editor and publisher

A paywall will descend on Monday at The Australian, a move News Limited CEO John Hartigan says will “pioneer the way Australians consume media”.

The paper today confirms what has long been speculated and reported in Crikey yesterday: a redesigned website will launch on Monday with a three-month free trial offer for all readers. Once the trial ends, The Oz will charge $2.95 for its digital content — accessible on the web and through iPad and Android applications.

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  1. Edward James

    Now is the time to begin making it really simple for your readers to become involved in conversations about the papers workproduct in a clicky link comment string at the stories end. Edward James

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