The SWUG Awards for newspaper production are held in conjunction with the conference.
Newspapers produced in Australia and New Zealand are judged on a range of criteria in several categories covering single and double width presses, commercial publications and products printed on enhanced stock.
The results are announced at the Gala Dinner on the final night of the conference.
The results of the 2016 SWUG Awards for newspaper production were announced at the annual conference in March.
The winning entries, including publication title, were as follows:
Winner of Brissett Shield: APN Rockhampton for The Observer
Runner-up: Fairfax North Richmond for Australian Financial Review
Highly Commended: Fairfax Beresfield for Newcastle Herald
Winner of Flint Shield: Fairfax North Richmond for Dubbo Photo News
Runner-up: Colourpress for West Weekend
Highly Commended: APN Warwick for HTM Liquor Legends
Winner of Norske Skog trophy: NZME Ellerslie for Chinese Herald
Runner-up: Fairfax North Richmond for Sydney Morning Herald
Highly Commended: Fairfax Wodonga for Star Weekly
Winner of DIC Shield: Fairfax Canberra for Life & Leisure
Runner-up: Fairfax Launceston for North East Advertiser
Highly Commended: Fairfax Launceston for Explorer East Coast
2016 SWUG Awards winners gallery