Weekend Herald

The Weekend Herald is the best read newspaper in the country, and won back to back Newspaper of the Year and Best Weekly Newspaper awards at the 2018 and 2017 Voyager and Canon Media Awards.

Both serious and seriously entertaining, the Weekend Herald is focused on inspiring readers with great things to do around Auckland at the weekend as well as the best fashion, recipes, arts and books pages in our weekend magazine Canvas. 

Having a huge selection of sections, supplements and magazines, the Weekend Herald is the ideal backdrop for advertisers to position their products while consumers are in a more relaxed frame of mind.


Weekend Herald includes

Content from the Weekend Herald can also be found on NZ Herald Online

Reader Motivation

"Saturday is when I have time to immerse myself in the big issues of the week. The Herald’s features offer such a great depth of perspective – it gives me the full story.”

"It’s the weekend, so I am also looking to escape, and keen for ideas on things to do over the weekend.”

Source: Nielsen CMI Q2 19 - Q1 20 15+ 

"We’ve celebrated the best and confronted the worst, building a legacy of trust and credibility with readers."

Total Weekly Readership



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