New South Wales


South Australia


Western Australia


Australian Capital Territory

Northern Territory


By Town or Postcode


Australian Rate Card

NSW Rate Card

QLD Rate Card

SA Rate Card

TAS Rate Card

VIC Rate Card

WA Rate Card

ACT Rate Card

Artwork Specifications

Australian Materials details and deadlines


Inserted Magazines

Travel Supplements

Senior Publications

Education Supplements

Group Supplements Calendar


Represented Publications
Publications represented by Rural Press Sales

FRM Newspaper Specs
Excel Spreadsheet containing all EGN and Classified column widths and production email addresses


Country wide coverage

RPL Tips on Ad Creation.pdf
As a basic guide for creating ads appearing in Rural Press newspapers

RPS Regional Audience The 8 Million Regional Consumer Market

Fairfax Advertising Terms
These terms apply to all advertising customers

Insert Information
Insert information kit for papers printed at Chullora. Includes specifications, packaging and delivery information.


Boarding Schools supplements

Education & Careers Specifications
Advertising Specifications

Holidays Away Winter 2014
Download the latest issue (4MB)

Education & Careers August 2013
Download the August 2013 issue of Education & Careers (4.8MB)

Holidays Away
Holidays Away Advertising Specifications and Rate Card

Acrobat PreFlight

Rural Press CMYK.kfp
Rural Press MONO.kfp
Profiles that can be used in Acrobat Professional's Preflight feature to check your artwork meets Rural Press' standards

Distiller JobOptions

RuralPressAdsV4.joboptions (for Distiller 4)
RuralPressAdsV5.joboptions (for Distiller 5)
RuralPressAdsV6.joboptions (for Distiller 6)
RuralPressAdsV7.joboptions (for Distiller 7)
RuralPressAdsV8.joboptions (for Distiller 8+)
Load job options into Adobe Distiller and create PDFs to Rural Press' specifications.


Some of the files above have been compressed into a zip file for easy downloading. You may need an unzipping program such as WinZip to access these files.

Adobe Acrobat Reader
You may need to download the latest version of Adobe Acrobat to view our PDF's.


Tailor your own market

This web site and those linked to it allow the clients of Rural Press Sales to quickly and easily find current information covering over 230 regional newspapers around Australia.

Target Marketing

Using the most up to date Census data enables us to profile any market in regional Austrlia and match a regional newspaper to it.

Websites Continue to Grow

The number of people visiting the Rural Press Sales website has increased twelvefold since it was established.

Holiday Travel Magazines generate results

Holidays Away Inc Sydneysider is the largest travel magazine appearing in Regional NSW.

Catalogues Newspapers vs The Letterbox

Our newspapers are the ideal vehicle to target your inserts with pinpoint accuracy and avoid the letterbox clutter.