Independent Digital Publishing
Solstice Media is a unique South Australian company working on innovative Australian publishing projects.
Backed by a group of South Australian investors in 2004, Solstice Media first produced a weekly newspaper, The Independent Weekly. In 2010 this morphed into the award-winning daily digital news service, InDaily, which is the company’s flagship publication.
Solstice Media has built a reputation for developing start-up digital media products specifically designed to engage with a target audience. To achieve this the company takes content very seriously and produces the highest standard of independent news and information, delivered through the most innovative platforms.
With a team of over 50 staff, Solstice Media has become recognised for its pioneering work on digital news projects. These include: The Lead which is a news service about South Australia specifically produced for international media; The New Daily, which is national daily news service produced out of Melbourne by Solstice Media’s subsidiary company, Motion Publishing.
The company also produces a fortnightly digital news magazine in collaboration with The Office for the Ageing, produced for the 60-plus market called WeekendPlus; a weekly digital newsletter about South Australia’s food and wine scene The Forager; The religious newspaper, The Southern Cross.
In 2018, Solstice Media acquired South Australian magazine SALife; a monthly magazine as well as related publications SAGardens & Outdoor, SALife Food & Wine and SAHomes & Interiors, and Masthead Studio, publisher of CityMag; the voice of the city and its youth, showcasing the city’s transformation.