With over 27 years experience producing the iconic Byron Shire Echo and other publications, The Echo is the best place to get your local news, national news, world news, informative articles, thought-provoking columns, entertainment news, the most comprehensive gig guide on the north coast, and entertaining and compelling local videos. Drawing from the Byron Echowe also have restaurant reviews in The Good Life, service directory, classified ads and real estate advertising.


Free distribution

Circulation: 23,500
Readership: 29,000


EGN: 36cm x 6 cols
Classifieds: 36cm x 6 cols


Byron Bay, Mullumbimby, Main Arm, Brunswick Heads, Ocean Shores & Northern Areas, Suffolk Park, Bangalow, Newrybar and Lennox Head.

EGN Rates
EGN Rates Causal 700 cm 1000 cm 2000 cm 5000 cm 10,000 cm
$12.50 $10.83 $10.42 $9.29 $8.31 $7.48
Full Colour Included in rates

Insert Rate:

$88.00 per thous full run
$78.00 per thous split run
(min 5,000 inserts)

Page Loading

EGN: 15%

EGN Deadlines

Booking: 5pm Tuesday
Material: 2pm Friday

Classified Rates

Mono Rate: $12.50 pccm
There is only one colour ad per classified page and it must be a 12cm x 2cols ad.
Colour loading is $400
The colour ad appears in the middle of the page. All other classified ads appear as mono.

Classified Deadlines

Booking: 10am Friday
Material: 9am Tuesday

EGN & Classified Specifications
Dimensions 1 cols 2 cols 3 cols 4 cols 5 cols 6 cols
Column Widths 41 mm 85 mm 129 mm 173 mm 216 mm 260 mm

Property Section:

Rates and specifications available on request.

Rates quoted GST Exclusive.
Effective until 30th June 2019.