Who We Are

Community News is a highly trusted voice and source of information for the people of Perth. Established in 1985, Community News has been serving the local community for over 30 years and our aim has always been to campaign, inform and connect.

Our weekly newspapers, bespoke print publications, website, e-newsletters and social media channels allow us to reach a combined print and digital audience of 858,000 people each month*.

Our local area marketing experts can help you create a campaign encompassing all aspects of print and digital advertising.

* emma TM conducted by Ipsos MediaCT  CMV June 2018.  Nielsen DRM. Community News (12)  Print + online L4W

Our Community

Scroll through the images below for an overview of our readers (print and digital)

*emma TM conducted by Ipsos MediaCT  CMV June 2018.  Nielsen DRM. Community News (12)  Print + Online  L4W

Our Publications

Scroll through to view print and digital readership for our 17 mastheads. Click here to read your local paper online.

* emmaTM CMV conducted by Ipsos MediaCT CMV June 18 Print last four weeks
** Omniture Adobe Analytics, Aug 18
*** Estimate based on CN total group unduplicated online audience 60.4%

Community Connect is an initiative from Community News that helps SMEs and trades & services providers build their businesses, build their brand and build success. Underpinned by the best value, ‘always on’ advertising offering available, Community Connect membership is designed to deliver solutions for your business – and for you.

Discover more about Community Connect here

Print Solutions

Front Page Options

Three great options to advertise on our most valued asset – the front page. Position your ad above the masthead as a Front Page Header, under the cover story as a Front Page Strip or next to the masthead as an EAR or Post-It Note.

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Platinum Packages

Stand out from the crowd by securing a stylish, magazine format Platinum Package consisting of a Post-It Note graphic on the front page followed by a DPS on pages 2 & 3.

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Wraps

Secure premium positioning and take full advantage of our exclusive local coverage by securing a wrap consisting of three-quarters of the front page, a double page spread on page 2 and the inside back page of the paper, plus the back page.

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Group Buy Options

Achieve total Perth metropolitan blanket coverage in one easy booking. Secure a group buy consisting of either a half or full page across 16 titles, or a full page in any 8 titles all published in the same week.

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Page 2 Package

Be seen first with a full page advertisement on page 2. This package commands attention and ensures maximum exposure with a high impact position inside the paper.

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Special Publications

Luxury Lifestyle

The award winning and internationally nominated Luxury Lifestyle is published every six months. This exclusive publication showcases the latest trends in fashion, design, lifestyle, homewares and real estate, all tailored to the discerning upper elite consumer.

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Apartment Living

This eye-catching gloss magazine is delivered to homes & businesses throughout Perth once a year, showcasing the best in apartment living. Produced on high quality gloss stock, Apartment Living is a must-read magazine for first home buyers, downsizers, empty nesters,investors and young corporates.

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Perth's Finest Private Schools

This exclusive annual publication showcases Perth’s elite private schools to the discerning parents who are evaluating a considerable investment in their child’s future. This high quality publication is produced on gloss stock and delivered to over 60,000 homes and businesses in Perth’s most affluent suburbs.

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Custom Publishing

Partner with us to bring your magazines & features to life with depth and accuracy only delivered by professional publishers.

– Commercial content
– Custom publications
– Creative executions
– Competition promotion & management
– Enhanced digital magazines
– Social, web & email promotion

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For more information, contact Guy Turner, Insights & Strategy Director on 9237 1513 or email guy.turner@communitynews.com.au

Digital Solutions

Digital Sponsored Content

Features tailored content that can tell the story of your brand or service in an engaging and newsworthy article that will sit amongst other news stories on our website. It will gain traction from Facebook posts directing our followers to your article.

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eNewsletters

Every week, our eNewsletters inform, inspire and connect our readers with local news headlines and events. eNewsletters drive response and are perfect for lead generation and driving customers to your website.

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Digital Display Advertising

Promote your business with a leaderboard, MEDREC or Half Page ad on www.communitynews.com.au. Run of Network (RON) advertising will have no category or local targeting, or you can target your advertising by publication, area or website category. Other options include Homepage Buyouts, Half Page Roadblocks or Half Page Publication or Section Takeovers.

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Ready to catch your customers of tomorrow?

Let News Xtend’s certified digital sleuths clue you into a successful digital marketing campaign.

News Xtend will help you navigate the digital marketing wilderness to smash your business goals.

Powered by News Corp Australia and with a direct bat-phone to Google and Facebook, we provide powerful digital campaigns and first class service that our rivals can’t match.

To find out more, visit www.newsxtend.com.au, call
9237 1000 or email
tessa.tolhurst@communitynews.com.au

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Our Brands

Our print and online Trades & Services directory, featuring local tradespeople from across our newspaper network and beyond.

Positioned in the Classified section, Workplace is the ideal medium to find local employees.

Featuring pictorial style property reviews, industry and market updates, Residential is the ideal home for local real estate advertising.

Your essential motoring guide featuring cars, boats, caravans, motorbikes, services and accessories.

Our Partners

This powerhouse partnership brings WAFL lovers closer to the action than ever before both on gameday and with 24/7 streaming local Footy Radio content.

Causes and Sponsorships

Community News is proud to support local events, organisations and community minded initiatives that connect and inspire local communities. We endeavour to be involved in a wide range of sponsorships, ranging from grassroots sporting clubs to statewide charities, benefiting people of all ages, from all walks of life.

To view our sponsorship guidelines, please click here

Some of our sponsorships include…

Testimonials

  • I have been advertising with Community News for about 5 years and it has helped me amass a large, loyal customer base. Community News supports local business which in turn helps support other local businesses.  Thank you Community News! 

    Leroy Brown
    Leroy Brown Carpentry
  • We have been using Community News for several years now and, for our business, we find it’s the best way to advertise. Christian our advertising rep will change wording or change the frequency of the advert accordingly to suits our needs and this is a flexible option for us. Communication is great and the advice is always really appreciated.

    John Robertson
    J & J Robertson Ceilings and Installation

Contact Us

Get in touch with one of our local area marketing experts now to discuss solutions to meet your advertising needs!

Call 13 20 13 or email sales@communitynews.com.au