Advertiser information

The Gazette is produced in full colour and distributed monthly (except in January) to homes and central points in the southern part of the Macedon Ranges Shire and beyond. The majority of households in Bullengarook, Gisborne, Macedon, Mount Macedon, New Gisborne and Gisborne South receive a hard copy Gazette each month of publication. Residents of Woodend and Riddells Creek can pick up copies at central points and interested readers anywhere can read the paper online.

The monthly circulation is 8,500.

How do I advertise in the GREAT Gisborne Gazette?

To book an ad or request information regarding placement of advertising, email or call the Advertising Coordinator on 0401 810 581.

2023 Deadline (ads + articles) Published
FEBRUARY Wed Jan 18 Tue Jan 31
MARCH Wed Feb 15 Tues Feb 28
APRIL Wed Mar 15 Tues Mar 28
MAY Wed Apr 19 Tue May 2
JUNE Wed May 17 Tue May 30
JULY Wed Jun 14 Tue Jun 27
AUGUST Wed Jul 19 Tue Aug 1
SEPTEMBER Wed Aug 16 Tue Aug 29
OCTOBER Wed Sep 13 Tue Sep 26
NOVEMBER Wed Oct 18 Tue Oct 31
DECEMBER Wed Nov 15 Tue Nov 28

Why advertise in the GREAT Gisborne Gazette?

What type of advertising is available in the GREAT Gisborne Gazette?

The Gazette offers a range of advertising as well as sponsorship options.

Advertising Size and Prices (per month/edition)

Type Size (w x h) Cost (excl. GST) Cost (incl. GST)
A - Nearly square small 8cm x 7cm $71.50 $78.65
B - Portrait 8cm x 10cm $101.20 $111.32
C - Landscape 16.5cm x 7cm $152 $167.20
D - Landscape 16.5cm x 10cm $216 $237.60
E - Nearly square larger 12cm x 10cm $159.50 $175.45
F - Internal banner low 24.5cm x 6cm $192.50 $211.75
G - Internal banner medium 24.5cm x 7cm $220 $242.00
H - Internal banner 1/3 page 24.5cm x 10cm $343 $377.30
I - Internal banner 1/2 page 24.5cm x 15.5cm $528 $580.80
J - Front Page 24.5cm x 4.5cm $400 $440
K - Back 1/2 page - Landscape 24.5cm x 15.5cm $598.50 $658.35
L - Back 1/4 page - Portrait* 12cm x 15cm $349 $383.90
M - Column* 8cm x 22cm $242 $266.20
N - Internal 1/4 page - Portrait* $286 $314.60

*Limited availiability.

All quoted prices are valid as at December 2022 and can change at any time.

Advertisements should be provided in the appropriate size in high-res PDF, JPEG or EPS format.

Email your advertisments to our Advertising Co-ordinator via

It is our policy to rotate the placement of advertisements from month to month.

Layout Design Fees

We ask you to provide text and photo/artwork for your advertisement.

However if you wish us to create your ad, the following fees will apply:


Another way to support the Gazette is to sponsor a section or page within each edition. Sponsorships are available on a financial year basis (July -June) each year.

Full sponsorship of a page in the Gazette is $660 plus GST per year

Sponsorship can be shared between several groups, as with the Churches and Arts pages

How do I pay for an advertisement in the GREAT Gisborne Gazette?

Invoices are emailed, delivered or posted out to all advertisers after the publication of each edition and are due within 14 days of receipt.

Payment options:

  1. Preferred: Direct Deposit to Bendigo Bank BSB 633 000 Account Number 1518 28035
  2. Cash or cheque delivered in person to The GREAT Centre, 4/23 Hamilton Street, Gisborne or cheque posted to the GREAT Gisborne Gazette, P.O. Box 9, Gisborne 3437.