About Us

00:28, Apr 30 2012

CONTACT US - Phone Manukau Courier at 09 272 7017

ADDRESS - 33 Birmingham Rd, East Tamaki, 2013

About Us

South Auckland is home to more than 165 different ethnic groups and the largest Māori and Pacific communities in the country.

It is vibrant and full of opportunity. It's seen tremendous development in recent times.

With both urban and rural aspects it has excellent shopping centres, public facilities and beautiful beaches.


The area includes a major commercial centre, and many well-established suburbs.

South Auckland has a strong sense of community and the Manukau Courier is its newspaper - trusted by readers since 1939 as a primary source of reliable news and information.

The Circulation area includes Clendon, Clover Park, Favona, Flat Bush, Goodwood Heights, Hill Park, Homai, Ihumatao, Mahia Park, Mangere Bridge, Mangere Central, Mangere East, Manukau Central, Manukau Heights, Manurewa, Manurewa East, Middlemore, Otahuhu, Otara, Papatoetoe, Peninsula Park, Puhinui, Randwick Park, The Gardens, Totara Heights, Wattle Downs, Weymouth, Wiri.

For editorial enquiries email: edmc@snl.co.nz


Display advertising is located throughout the publication and utilises size, colour, illustration and typography to attract the reader's attention. Display advertising is primarily found in the editorial sections but can also be placed within classified sections if deemed appropriate and relevant.

You can request a preferred position within the newspaper for a fee or choose "run of paper" whereby the advertisement is placed in any position in the paper at our discretion. Opting for run of paper generally results in a reduced charge to an advertiser.

Classified Advertising

Classifieds are advertising only pages across a number of different categories e.g for sale, trade services or situations vacant.

Premium Positions

Advertisers are able to purchase front page solus positions, premium pages and loaded or specific positions, all subject to availability.

The Manukau Courier runs its weekly Real Estate feature, "Southern Homes" every Thursday. Both MREINZ and private home owners can use this feature.

Standard Sizes

Run of Paper display ads range from 10cm high x 7.5cm wide to a full page at 38cm high x 27cm wide.

Classified - Run-ons minimum of 4 lines to boxed ads with discounts available for regular volume advertising, colour classified ads are avaiable.

Run of Paper (ROP)

The Manukau Courier publishes ROP on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Sections are Local News and regular features on Health, Beauty, Business, Lifestyle, Sport, Education.

Weekly features include Health & Wellbeing, Business & Enterprise, Dining & Entertainment, Motoring, Education & Training and Home & Garden.

Advertorials are available for every 8 ads placed in one of the above features.

Other features are:

Focus on Education - quarterly

Your Place Your People Insert - quarterly

Fever Summer Magazine - Yearly

Yes Magazine - yearly

Zest Magazine - yearly

Reader advertisements are also accepted, they must contain the following:

- reader advertisements must be entirely contained within a ruled border

- the text may be set in ordinary news type

- the word ADVERTISEMENT must be set in 14pt capitals and in bold, and must be placed inside the border at the top left-hand corner of the advertisement or centred at the top.

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