The Mercury has been Tasmania's leading source of news since 1854. The Mercury app continues that tradition - delivering to your device award-winning coverage of breaking news, politics, crime, business and opinion, AFL and other major sports, plus the digital replica of the printed paper and much more. It’s the best way to never miss the stories that matter in Hobart and Tasmania and it’s all right at your fingertips.
Download the Mercury’s new app for iPhone and iPad today!
Key features include:
Live and latest news – Get the news as it breaks 24-hours a day, 7 days a week
Notifications – Be the first to know when big stories break with instant news alerts
Today’s Paper – Read the paper anytime, anywhere with the digital replica of the paper, as it’s printed
Tassie Tastes – Celebrate our state's great food scene with this special digital-only section.
My News – Your own personal news feed. Tailor your news to get straight to the topics that matter to you
Live Sport Scores – Stay on the ball with AFL and NRL live sport scores and expert analysis
Share – Join the conversation and share your favourite stories via Facebook, Twitter or email
Daily puzzles – With new crosswords and Sudoku puzzles every day, there’s always something to keep your mind active
The Mercury app for iPhone and iPad is free to download and enjoy, however to access more simply subscribe for Member-only access.
Member-only access gives you full digital access to thousands of subscriber only stories, the digital replica of the paper, puzzles, comics and more of what you love.
Subscription is easy, either:
1) Subscribe through the app (via iTunes) to start your 30-day FREE trial; then subscriptions will automatically renew to $29.99 per month.
The subscription period will automatically renew unless turned off no later than 24 hours before the end of the current period. Your credit card will be charged through your iTunes account with the subscription price of $29.99 per month. You can manage your subscription any time from your iTunes account settings, this includes renewal options and cancellations.
2) Log in with an existing Mercury+ Membership
Please note: This app supports iOS 9 and above.
Please note: This app features Nielsen's proprietary measurement software which will allow you to contribute to market research or audience ratings services. Please see www.nielsen.com/digitalprivacy for more information.
A release to fix Today's paper: Clippings, Page Thumbnails and Sections button affecting iOS 9 & 10
Ratings and Reviews
Keeps crashing! Then takes forever to reload.
Seems like an ok app except for the fact that I can’t login to my Mercury account. My account’s email address has a ‘+’ symbol in it which according to this app is ‘not valid’.
Frustrating at best
The app consistently crashes and all this new app achieved was to stop me from printing out the crossword every morning .
- News Digital Media
- 119.9 MB
- Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- You must be at least 17 years old to download this application.
- Unrestricted Web Access
- © News Pty Limited
- In-App Purchases
- Mercury Weekly Subscription $4.49
- The Mercury $29.99
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.