Star Media publishes The Star, four city community papers and two newspapers that reach the greater Christchurch region. The newspapers have a combined weekly circulation of more than 190,000 and are delivered free to mailboxes, news stands, businesses and cafes throughout Greater Christchurch.

Total circulation 190,000+
Titles 7
Kiwis reading community papers 63%

Our Regional Newspapers

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Circulation 92,000
Published Thursdays

The Star

Distributed to every home in Christchurch, The Star is a metro newspaper publishing news, feature, sports and entertainment content to readers.

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Circulation 18,000
Published Tuesdays

Selwyn Times

Star Media's Selwyn Times is part of the district's fabric. As the region grows, the newspaper continues to showcase the best stories from around the area.

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Circulation 11,000
Published Wednesdays

Bay Harbour News

Star Media's weekly Bay Harbour News tells the stories of and for locals living anywhere between Brookhaven and Akaroa.

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Circulation 19,336
Published Tuesdays

Nor’West News

Star Media's weekly Nor'West News identifies with residents living anywhere between Strowan and Harewood, keeping them entertained and informed.

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Circulation 17,763
Published Tuesdays

Western News

Star Media's weekly Western News showcases all the interesting people, business and places around Christchurch's western suburbs.

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Circulation 16,879
Published Tuesdays

Southern View

Star Media's weekly Southern View connects with the residents of Christchurch's southern suburbs, from Spreydon to Woolston.

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Circulation 17,763
Published Tuesdays

Pegasus Post

Star Media's Pegasus Post raises the important issues arising in Christchurch's eastern suburbs and celebrates the finest moments of its residents.

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