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The Fifth Estate is Australia’s leading business newspaper for the sustainable built environment and the people and issues that surround it.

We publish news, views and information –  on line daily, in newsletters, ebooks, webinars and events.

We are fully independent and our determination is to produce the highest possible quality journalism, free of charge and as widely distributed as possible.

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What’s in a name?

Why “The Fifth Estate”?

From Wikipedia: “Fifth Estate is any class or group in society other than the clergy (First Estate), the nobility (Second Estate), the commoners (Third Estate), and the press (Fourth Estate).

We mean The Fifth Estate to be for all of us – and for this planet.

“We can’t wait for the future”

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