Local Paper maintains quality assurance methods prior to material
being accepted for publication.
Full Page: 37cm x 8cols is 370mm (height) x 260mm (width). No bleed.
* 3cm minimum depth
* 7 column tabloid advertisements are not acceptable
* Maximum tabloid size is 30cm x 8 column unless full page (37cm x 8
We accept all supplied artwork for PC.
Material should be sent as Distilled PDF to editor@LocalPaper.com.au
We accept CD-ROM and DVD. 3.5-inch Floppy Disks will not be accepted.
No compressed graphics will be accepted (ZIP or Stuff-It files will not
No Freehand documents will be accepted
No Corel Draw documents will be accepted
No 'Microsoft Powerpoint' documents will be accepted
No 'Microsoft Word' documents will be accepted
No 'Microsoft Publisher' documents will be accepted
No film or bromide will be accepted
No Quark documents will be accepted
We cannot use artwork from a fax
We prefer Acrobat Distiller PDFs. Use only the PDF Distiller settings
provided. Use only Acrobat Distiller to create the PDF.
Do not use the PDF Writer. Do not use PDF filter within the application,
for example, Indesign.
Send PDF as an attachment. Clearly indicate the date the ad is to
appear, size and publication in which it will be appearing.
The image area of the PDF must be the exact size of the ad to appear. Do
not provide bleed or crop marks.
We prefer JPG or TIF format with no compression
All custom colours and RGB must be converted to CMYK
When building advertisements, do not have type under 14-point bold
coming out of more than two colours. This is requested for page
Pictures must be a minimum 200dpi in an .EPS or (preferably) .TIF
format. Internet pictures at 72dpi are not acceptable.
30% dot gain
Maximum Ink Saturation 230%
Ensure RGB to CMYK colour setting in Photoshop is SWOP Newspaper
All complete display advertising material for the Melbourne Observer
(full-colour, spot-colour and mono) must be sent electronically.
Please send to editor@LocalPaper.com.au
Alternate e-mail addresses are: firstname.lastname@example.org
, email@example.com , firstname.lastname@example.org
Design and Artwork
The Local Paper can arrange to design and create your
advertisement for $10.00 per single column centimetre.
For more information on our design service, phone our Advertising
Department on 1800 231 311.
by Yea Newspapers, a division of Local Media Pty Ltd
67 096 680 063
Office: 30 Glen Gully Road, Eltham, Vic 3095
(03) 5797 2656 or 1800 231 311. Fax: 1800 231 312.
Phone: +61 3 5797 2656. Fax: +61 3 9431 6247
Yea, Victoria, Australia.
- we've got YOU covered
from just $5 per week
your business to local people in The Local Paper.
Your business card-size ad will appear in the weekly print issue.
Your ad will also be seen - at no extra charge - in our online edition
at this website
This can improve your Google ranking at no extra charge.
COMPARE OUR ECONOMICAL PRICES (includes GST):
$12.50 per insertion for casual clients (4-issue minimum).
SAVE! Pay only $10 per insertion for
13-issues. ($130 package)
SAVE! Pay only $7.50 per insertion for
26-issues. ($195 package).
SAVE! Pay only $5 per insertion for
44-issues. ($220 package).
All Local Paper advertising packages are pre-paid.
We accept payment by Visa, Mastercard and American Express, with no
surcharge. Or Direct Debit 033091 260131.
5797 2656 or 1800 231 311 to lodge your ad.
HERE for more details.