Hamilton News

 "Hamilton News is a vibrant and topical city community newspaper   that entertains and informs Hamilton metropolitan readers in print,   online and on social media."

Our weekly coverage of news, sport, opinion, and happenings reflects the community we serve and provides a strong reach and readership for our advertisers with our circulation and readership figures independently audited.

Our aim is balanced and informative coverage of the issues of the day while listening to what our readers have to say.

When necessary we will ask the hard questions of those in authority and go into battle to ensure the voice of the little guy is heard.

Hamilton News readers are highly engaged and look to the publication as a ‘must-read’ each week.”

Peter Tiffany, Editor, Hamilton News

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Hamilton News, which has been publishing since 1977, caters for a broad readership including families, young professionals and active retirees.

New Zealand’s largest inland city, Hamilton has a youthful population and is at the centre of one of the richest agricultural areas in the world. Its proximity to major ports in Auckland and Tauranga and its accessibility by rail and expressways provide opportunities for export and import. The city’s future growth is promising, with enormous investment underway in the region including the construction of a multi-billion dollar freight hub development that is set to begin in 2015.

Consumer Perception

Hamilton News has an established internet presence via a website and Facebook page, which give it much greater reach than was possible prior to those innovations. Hamilton News is a traditional yet innovative local newspaper that serves its communities well.

Source: Nielsen CMI Q1 19 - Q4 19 15+

"Hamilton News is a traditional yet innovative local newspaper that serves its communities well."

Weekly Print Readership



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