The West Australian

The West Australian, widely known as The West, is the only locally edited daily newspaper published in Perth, Western Australia, and is owned by Seven West Media (SWM),[2] as is the state's other major newspaper, The Sunday Times. The West is the second-oldest continuously produced newspaper in Australia, having been published since 1833. The West tends to have conservative leanings, and has mostly supported the Liberal–National Party Coalition. It has Australia's largest share of market penetration (84% of WA) of any newspaper in the country.

The West Australian
TypeDaily newspaper
FormatTabloid
Owner(s)Seven West Media
EditorAnthony De Ceglie
Founded5 January 1833
Political alignmentCentre-right[1]
Headquarters50 Hasler Road,
Osborne Park, Western Australia
ISSN0312-6323
Websitewww.thewest.com.au