First published in 1888, The South Western Times is the premier source of news and information for the South West region. Based in Bunbury and published every Thursday, the South Western Times has the latest news, in-depth sport, a comprehensive entertainment guide, social pictures, community events and the biggest motoring and real estate lift outs. Also popular with readers are the extensive classifieds and employment advertisements. Editorially, the Times is renowned for breaking the big stories and its modular layout, quality photography and in-depth articles make it the best read in the region. The paid, audited circulation of 8,669 each week guarantees readership while the wide distribution throughout the South West ensures extended reach. The Times is on 174 news stands between Mandurah and Walpole and has extensive home delivery subscriptions.
The South Western Times has been recognised on an international level being named the PANPA (Pacific Area Newspaper Publishers Association) Newspaper of the Year, in its relevant category, in 2005, 2007 ,2010, 2012 and 2013 highlighting the publication's commitment to the surrounding community and young readers.
Available for sale in Bunbury, Eaton, Australind, Boyanup, Dardanup, Capel, Brunswick Junction, Donnybrook, Collie, Harvey, Waroona, Yarloop, Kirup, Binningup, Balingup, Darkan, Lake Clifton and other selected newsagents throughout the South West.
|Display Advertising Rates (inc GST)||Loadings|
|Casual||$10.13 per col. cm||Colour||40%||Page 7||30%|
|1,500cm||$9.62||Page 1||100%||Page 9||30%|
|Classified Advertising||Employment Classifieds|
|1st 3 Lines||Lineage||$19.56||1st 3 Lines|
|Display||$12.41||per col.cm||Display||$13.45||per col.cm|
|Deadlines||Bookings||Completed ad copy|
|General Display||12pm Monday||4pm Tuesday|
|Classified Display||10am Wednesday||10am Wednesday|
|Classified Lineage||10am Wednesday||10am Wednesday|
|Real Estate Liftout||12pm Friday||4pm Friday|
|Inserts (Please contact us for guidelines)|
|Day||Average Print Run||Cost Per 1000 (inc gst)||Cost Full Run|