The Courier is the principal newspaper of the Narrabri Shire with a circulation of 3500 every Tuesday and Thursday, maintaining a tradition of independent newspaper publishing since 1873.

Today, The Courier is a bright, prize-winning tabloid colour publication which circulates in Narrabri, Wee Waa, Boggabri, Bellata and westward, offering blanket coverage of the Narrabri Shire and beyond.

A high standard of content and presentation draws a wide spectrum of readers of all ages. Weekly inserts of the Border News, the North West Magazine and The Courier TV Guide are included. In Narrabri, paperboy delivery guarantees almost total penetration of households. Other publications include Wee Waa News (which also includes the inserts) and The Courier TV Guide.

News Site


Tuesday and Thursday
Free distribution

Circulation: 7,000


EGN: 38cm x 5 cols
Classifieds: 38cm x 7 cols


Narrabri, Wee Waa, Boggabri, Bellata, Edgeroi, Baan Baa, Burren Junction and Pillga.

EGN Rates

EGN $6.60 per col cm

Classifieds: $6.60 per col cm

Full Colour loading; $220

Discounts available based on campaign commitment.

Insert Rate:

$163.64 per thous full run

Page Loading

EGN: 20% for guaranteed placements

EGN Specifications
Dimensions 1 cols 2 cols 3 cols 4 cols 5 cols
Column Widths 49 mm 102 mm 156 mm 209 mm 263 mm
EGN Deadlines

Booking: 2pm 3 working days prior
Material: 12pm 2 working days prior

Classified Specifications
Dimensions 1 cols 2 cols 3 cols 4 cols 5 cols 6 cols 7 cols
Column Widths 29 mm 72 mm 110 mm 148 mm 186 mm 224 mm 263 mm

Classified Deadlines

Booking and material: 12pm 2 working days prior

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