The Press

The largest daily paper in the South Island, The Press has been setting the local news agenda for over 150 years with a diverse range of content and a loyal subscriber base. The Press offers brands and business a premium advertising environment and delivers an engaged and motivated audience. The Press readers are a loyal and engaged bunch with 75% of distribution being via home subscriptions.

With a diverse range of content and specialised lift-outs, The Press can help you reach Cantabrians, from farmers to fashionistas and families to foodies.  With a range of options including display ads, special features, inserts and wraps The Press can create the best solution for your business needs.

  • 575,000 people read The Press across a typical week​
  • 96,000 people read The Press on an average day​
  • 80% of readers are homeowners​
  • 54% of readers are main income earners​
  • 51% of The Press readers are their household’s main shopper​
  • Average household income of NZD88,470 which is higher than the average
  • South Island resident​
  • 81% of The Press readers are aged 50 years and over​
  • Reaches 77,000 homeowners on an average day​

Frequency : Monday to Saturday every week

For more information, please contact: [email protected]