Canvas magazine

“Twice named Newspaper Magazine of the Year at the Canon Media Awards, Canvas is the New Zealand Herald's premium glossy weekend magazine - the place for great reading and style.

Every Saturday, you'll find fresh, engaging stories that intrigue, inform and inspire, providing a great weekend read.

With a lively, contemporary design and great photography, Canvas offers a unique mix of engaging local and international features, as well as a modern lifestyle section featuring wine, restaurant and café reviews along with fashion and interiors - all designed to help readers enjoy their weekend.”

Michelle Hurley, Editor, Canvas Magazine

Canvas, the Weekend Herald's gloss lift-out lifestyle magazine, indulges readers with a satisfying blend of features, lifestyle, and a substantial living section devoted to contemporary design, recipes and fashion. With consistently thought-provoking and stimulating articles, Canvas has a reputation for quality journalism.

In addition to premium and standard positions, Canvas also offers advertisers dedicated, cost effective advertising environments within the Canvas Directory.

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Canvas includes

•    International and local profiles, interviews, and investigative pieces
•    Megan Nicol Reed – Canvas columnist
•    Restaurant review – in depth assessments
•    Café review
•    Interiors/décor trend showcase
•    Fashion with stylist Dan Ahwa
•    Food and wine with Donna Hay and Yvonne Lorkin
•    Book reviews and author profiles

Reader Motivation

“Canvas allows indulgence in interesting feature articles, while reviews offer a fail-safe dining experience.”


Source: Nielsen CMI Fused Q1 15 - Q4 15 December 2015

"Canvas Magazine offers a quality weekend magazine environment with a high readership in the top socio-economic groups. canvas also offers advertisers one of the most female skewed Herald environments."

Weekly Print Readership



Weekly, Saturday
Canvas magazine'S AUDIENCE PROFILE