Publication Day: Wednesday

83,573 Ave Issue Readership – Print
162,957 Monthly Audience – Digital

St George and Sutherland Shire Leader-Map [Recovered]

Stretching from the Arncliffe in the north, south to the upper reaches of the Illawarra, and east to Botany bay and the sands of Cronulla, the Leader has gained the deserved reputation as the leading news source across all platforms; its readers turning to both print and digital to be informed on all the news, sport, business and entertainment information they need.

Serving almost 450,000 people, the Leader, once a week and in two editions caters for the St George region councils and the iconic Sutherland Shire, provides cost effective and deep reaching advertising opportunities. This massive circulation is the largest of any community newspaper in Australia.

St George & Sutherland Shire Leader is part of Australian Community Media's Sydney suburban group. These titles are designed to provide local residents with specialised local news, sport, council information, entertainment and events, as well as product or service availabilities in their local area.

By constantly supporting businesses, as well as sponsoring many local events, the St George and Sutherland Shire Leader is able to provide residents with specialised local news on sport, council, entertainments and community events, as well as products and services available.

This publication uses a T84 Modular layout in EGN.

Digital Audience


Source: Nielsen Digital Media Ratings, Monthly Tagged, Mar 2022, People 2+, Digital C/M, Text.



Print Advertising: Supplying your PDF  

ACM AdDrop

The AdDrop portal is a free service for all ACM customers. All material will be processed through our preflighting workflow. An email notification will be sent confirming a successful upload or supply a report for unsuccessful material.
Please ensure you have your Booking ID and height of advertisement to be able to upload your material.

For assistance contact your sales representative.



EGN/Display Deadlines

Publication DayWednesday
Booking & Cancellation10am 5 working days prior
Material Copy (Ad Creation)11am 2 working days prior
Complete Supplied Material11am 2 working days prior

Classifieds Deadlines

Publication DayWednesday
Booking & Copy (Ad creation) for Classifieds, Trades & Services4pm 3 working days prior
Booking & Supplied material for Classifieds, Trades & Services1pm 2 working days prior
Booking (lineage ads only) Phone Deadline for Classifieds, Trades & Services4pm 2 working days prior

Real Estate View Deadlines

Publication DayWednesday
Display Booking Deadline11am Tuesday 1 week prior
Complete Material Deadline4pm Thursday prior

All deadlines are in local time. Due to production processes, deadlines are absolute.



St George LeaderWednesday69,550 (Full Run)
Sutherland LeaderWednesday76,390 (Full Run)
Delivery Address News Limited Chullora, ATT: Publishing Manager
Cnr 2 Muir Road & Hume Highway, CHULLORA NSW 2190
(02) 9288 1704
RatesUp to 8 pages $70 per 1000. 9 to 24 pages $75 per 1000. 25 to 40 pages $80 per 1000. Over 40 pages POA. Rates inc GST.

Check the Insert Specifications page for all requirements before supplying inserts.

Inserts must be delivered no later than five working days prior to the print date or the inserts may be rejected.


Please ensure your inserts have the correct pallet tag attached for delivery

Due to the number of inserts processed at North Richmond all inserts must carry the correct pallet tag or the delivery will be rejected from the site. Once the print site has been notified of your booking you will receive a booking number and pallet tag from site. If you have not received your pallet tag please contact Joanne Whittingham on (02) 4570 4864 or

All commercial insert bookings should be booked at least 2 weeks prior to your publication date. Inserts will need to arrive at our site no later than 5 working days prior to your print date.  Any late inserts or inserts which are not booked in cannot be guaranteed insertion into your products.

North Richmond insert capacity has a maximum of 48 pages for all inserts in an issue.




Please note all verbal bookings, alterations or cancellations must be confirmed in writing prior to booking deadlines. Alterations or cancellations after deadline may not be accepted and charges may still apply.

Failure to supply material resulting in an advertisement’s non appearance will also incur charges.

Earlier deadlines may occasionally be implemented to accommodate press and production time lines, especially around and after Public Holidays.


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