Highway Mail

At over 66 years of age, the Highway Mail is certainly a newspaper that’s walked the beat, uncovered great stories of human drama, and seen a spectacular country undergo a triumphant transformation.

Our distribution area of Pinetown is situated inland from the vibrant port city of Durban, and, like so many towns in our beautiful country, it has a rich and complex history. Founded in 1850, Pinetown became a valued pit stop for travellers and cargo carriers commuting between Pietermaritzburg and Durban. During the Anglo-Boer, however, it tragically became the home to Boer woman and children interred in concentration camps. Fortunately, this horrific chapter is long past.

The Highway Mail Newspaper currently enjoys a readership of over 54 000 pairs of eyes, and we pride ourselves on achieving exceptional levels of journalistic excellence and integrity. We continually strive to serve our communities with news that is cutting edge, 100% accurate, and highly credible. In turn, when our readers are looking for local news, events, sports and shopping bargains, we are happy to say that it us to whom they look.

Here’s to another 66 years!

Print Rates

Print Order: 54 700
Frequency: Weekly
Distribution: Wednesday
Area: Highway/Pinetown
Free/Sold: Free
Language: English

Booking Deadline:
 Friday at 12h00
Material Deadline: Monday at 12h00
Full Page Size: 390 mm x 265 mm
Column Width:  8 columns x 31 mm

ROP Rates:

Black and White: R87.24
1 Spot: R109.06
Full Colour: R130.87

Vacancy & Auction Rates

Black and White: R95.97
1 Spot: R119.97
Full Colour: R143.95

Loose Insert Rates

Pages: Insert Rate: If Printed By CTP:
1-8 Pages R 717 R 495
1-16 Pages R 788 R 572
18-24 Pages R 863 R 618
28-32 Pages R 945 R 683
36-40 Pages R 1 019 R 739
44-48 Pages R 1 091 R 805
50-58 Pages R 1 177 R 867
60-68 Pages R 1 273 R 938
72+ Pages R 1373 R 1 103

Terms and Conditions:

Please note these are advertising rates for 2016-2017
All rates on this page exclude VAT
Please contact us directly for Recruitment Rates
Please note that rates and print orders are subject to change

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