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.

Since 1996
Circulation 18,000
Published Tuesdays
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Supporting Selwyn for 20 years

Every Tuesday, the Selwyn Times becomes the voice of the Selwyn District and its residents. Editorially led, it connects with the locals through stories and campaigns that celebrate the community and keep residents informed.

Every issue is full of local news, business, entertainment, sport, food, fashion, health, puzzles, travel, school news, property, classifieds, gardening, motoring, home and more.


The hyper-local content of the Selwyn Times means the newspaper’s engagement with readers simply continues to grow.

More than 18,000 copies of the Selwyn Times are delivered into 13 key areas of Canterbury, including Ladbrooks, Tai Tapu, Leeston, Lincoln, Southbridge, Prebbleton, Halswell, Rolleston, Templeton, Burnham, West Melton, Darfield and Arthur’s Pass.

Every Tuesday, copies are home delivered and also available at prominent retail outlets across the area.

The digital edition of the Selwyn Times can also be accessed online 24/7 at Every edition of the paper can be read online for free. Content is also shared on Rise Up Christchurch.

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